Kobe Bryant took over the fifth spot on the NBA’s all time scoring list passing up Shaquille O’Neal in the process. Mamba now has 28,601 points, five more than O’Neal. Wilt Chamberlain is fourth with 31,419 points. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has 38,387 points, most in NBA history.
Is Kobe Bryant the greatest Laker of all time? He’s passed Jerry West, Magic and Kareem. According to Shaq, Kobe claimed that goal when he was 18 in 96 when Shaq, Derrick Fisher and Kobe all joined the team.
By the way, it happened in Kobe’s hometown of Philadelphia against the Sixers. Unfortunately, the Sixers got the W.