Wilt Chamberlain has averaged the most assists per game by a center in a season, with 8.6 per game in 1967-68.

most assists averaged by a center in a season
Interpreted as:
most assists with a minimum of 57.4 games played per 82 team games averaged by a center in a season
1967-68Chamberlain2020-21Jokic1966-67Chamberlain2018-19Jokic2019-20Jokic2020-21Sabonis2017-18Jokic1966-67Russell1979-80Lacey1975-76Adams2013-14Noah1978-79Abdul-Jabbar2003-04Divac1974-75Lacey1964-65Russell1978-79Lacey1965-66Chamberlain1975-76Unseld2019-20Adebayo1963-64Chamberlain1975-76Abdul-Jabbar1977-78Walton1972-73Abdul-Jabbar2016-17Horford2016-17Jokic8.68.37.87.37.06.76.15.85.75.65.45.45.35.35.35.25.25.25.15.05.05.05.05.04.9
NAMESEASONTMGPAPGMPGPPGRPGSPGBPGTPGFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%MINPTSREBASTSTLBLKTOVPF+/-
Wilt ChamberlainWilt Chamberlain1967-68PHIPHI828.646.824.323.810.016.859.54.311.438.03,8361,9921,952702160
Nikola JokicNikola Jokic2020-21DENDEN728.334.626.410.81.30.73.110.218.056.61.33.338.84.85.586.82,4881,8987805999548222192+384
Wilt ChamberlainWilt Chamberlain1966-67PHIPHI817.845.524.124.29.714.268.34.810.844.13,6821,9561,957630143
Nikola JokicNikola Jokic2018-19DENDEN807.331.320.110.81.40.73.17.715.151.11.03.430.73.64.482.12,5041,60486558010855248228+315
Nikola JokicNikola Jokic2019-20DENDEN737.032.019.99.71.20.63.17.714.752.81.13.531.43.44.181.72,3361,4567115128544226222+255
Domantas SabonisDomantas Sabonis2020-21INDIND626.736.020.312.01.20.53.47.814.653.50.82.632.13.95.373.22,2311,2607424157633213203-91
Nikola JokicNikola Jokic2017-18DENDEN756.132.518.510.71.20.82.86.713.549.91.53.739.63.54.285.02,4411,3858034589061210212+364
Bill RussellBill Russell1966-67BOSBOS815.840.713.321.04.910.745.43.55.861.03,2971,0751,700472258
Sam LaceySam Lacey1979-80KCKKCK815.729.89.28.01.41.32.63.78.444.80.00.00.01.72.374.12,412743645460111109211307
Alvan AdamsAlvan Adams1975-76PHXPHX805.633.219.09.11.51.57.916.846.93.34.473.52,6561,519727450121116274
Joakim NoahJoakim Noah2013-14CHICHI805.435.312.611.31.21.52.44.810.047.50.00.00.03.14.273.72,8201,00790043199121194245+232
Kareem Abdul-JabbarKareem Abdul-Jabbar1978-79LALLAL805.439.523.812.81.04.03.59.716.857.74.45.973.63,1571,9031,02543176316282230
Vlade DivacVlade Divac2003-04SACSAC815.328.69.95.70.71.02.13.98.247.00.00.215.42.13.265.42,3178004634325777173222+349
Sam LaceySam Lacey1974-75KCOKCO815.341.711.514.21.72.14.811.342.71.82.475.43,3789281,149428139168274
Bill RussellBill Russell1964-65BOSBOS785.344.414.124.15.512.643.83.15.557.33,4661,1021,878410204
Sam LaceySam Lacey1978-79KCKKCK825.232.010.68.61.31.73.04.38.550.22.02.873.92,627867702430106141245309
Wilt ChamberlainWilt Chamberlain1965-66PHIPHI795.247.333.524.613.625.254.06.312.451.33,7372,6491,943414171
Wes UnseldWes Unseld1975-76WASWAS785.237.59.613.31.10.84.17.356.11.52.558.52,9227501,0364048459203
Bam AdebayoBam Adebayo2019-20MIAMIA725.133.615.910.21.11.32.86.111.055.70.00.214.33.75.369.12,4171,1467353688293204182+244
Wilt ChamberlainWilt Chamberlain1963-64SFWSFW805.046.136.922.315.128.752.46.812.753.13,6892,9481,787403182
Kareem Abdul-JabbarKareem Abdul-Jabbar1975-76LALLAL825.041.227.716.91.54.111.121.152.95.57.870.33,3792,2751,383413119338292
Bill WaltonBill Walton1977-78PORPOR585.033.318.913.21.02.53.67.915.252.23.14.272.01,9291,09776629160146206145
Kareem Abdul-JabbarKareem Abdul-Jabbar1972-73MILMIL765.042.830.216.112.923.355.44.36.171.33,2542,2921,224379208
Al HorfordAl Horford2016-17BOSBOS685.032.314.06.80.81.31.75.611.847.31.33.635.51.62.080.02,1939524653375286115138+215
Nikola JokicNikola Jokic2016-17DENDEN734.927.916.79.80.80.82.36.811.757.80.61.932.42.63.182.52,0381,2217183596155171214+298