Rank Player Team Assists
1 J. Thornton San Jose Sharks SJS 72
2 P. Marleau San Jose Sharks SJS 52
3 J. Cheechoo   37
4 N. Ekman   36
5 T. Preissing   32
6 K. McLaren   21
7 M. Michalek Ottawa Senators OTT 18
8 S. Hannan San Jose Sharks SJS 18
9 C. Ehrhoff Pittsburgh Penguins PIT 18
10 M. Smith   15
11 A. McCauley   14
12 M. Goc Pittsburgh Penguins PIT 14
13 S. Bernier New Jersey Devils NJD 13
14 G. Stevenson   12
15 N. Dimitrakos   12
16 S. Thornton   11
17 M. Sturm   10
18 B. Stuart Colorado Avalanche COL 10
19 J. Langfeld   9
20 J. Gorges Buffalo Sabres BUF 6