LeBron James drops 20 points against Spurs while approaching Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s all-time scoring record

is getting closer. James entered Wednesday night’s game against the needing just 178 points to pass Kareem Abdul-Jabbar as the NBA’s all-time scoring leader. While he didn’t put up the performance he did on Tuesday night, James still chipped away at that number in a solid win over the San Antonio Spurs. James finished with … Read more

LeBron James drops 20 against Spurs while approaching Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s scoring record

is getting closer. James entered Wednesday night’s game against the needing just 178 points to pass Kareem Abdul-Jabbar as the NBA’s all-time scoring leader. While he didn’t put up the performance he did on Tuesday night, James still chipped away at that number in a solid win over the San Antonio Spurs. James finished with … Read more

LeBron James scoring tracker: The race to eclipse Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s NBA points record

star started the 2022-23 season with 37,062 points, just 1,325 shy of Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s all-time scoring record. Averaging 29.7 points this season, James is closing in on Abdul-Jabbar’s 38,387 points, and he has made a furious push in the past five weeks – despite missing three games since Dec. 18 – with 14 games of … Read more

Former top recruit Emoni Bates scores 29 straight points, gets love from LeBron James

Once upon a time, Emoni Bates was . Little has gone according to plan since then, but that doesn’t mean he can’t play like a future superstar at times. Bates, now suiting up for Eastern Michigan, showed off his potential Tuesday by posting 29 straight points for the Eagles in a conference game against Toledo. … Read more

LeBron James career points tracker: When will he pass Kareem Abdul-Jabbar for the NBA scoring record?

superstar is chasing the regular season all-time scoring record held by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. Abdul-Jabbar scored 38,387 career points and has held the record since April 1984, eight months before James was born. James is 224 points from claiming the record. His career scoring average is 27.2 ppg with his 2022-23 season average at 29.8 ppg. … Read more

LeBron James scores 37 points as Lakers rally for wild win at Portland

The Lakers couldn’t miss. Then they could. And then they couldn’t again. Best to keep the inexplicable simple. Despite being outscored by 32 points in the second quarter, the Lakers came back from 25 down to beat Portland 121-112 on Sunday night. LeBron James had 37 points, Dennis Schroder scored all but two of his … Read more

LeBron James and Lakers lose another close game as late mistakes costly versus Kings

The swings were wild, 14 points in ’ favor after a red-hot first quarter and 14 points back toward in the second half. But with a little more than four minutes left, the score was even — the Kings and Lakers about to enter crunch time with the outcome undecided. The Kings have been one … Read more

LeBron James reminded he’s really old by Rockets rookie Jabari Smith Jr.: ‘You played against my dad’

star has been a member of the NBA for a long time. LeBron is in his 20th season in the league, and while his age hasn’t slowed his production, opposing players have no problem broaching the subject. That’s exactly what happened during Monday’s game, when rookie Jabari Smith Jr. told James he played against Smith’s … Read more

LeBron James, Tom Brady, Patrick Mahomes bet big on pickleball … will it pay off?

For years, Kyle Yates hid a secret from his closest friends. He didn’t want them to know that he was a rising star in a sport best known as the last athletic refuge for graying retirees. Yates’ pickleball addiction took hold at age 15 when his uncle coaxed him into playing a match together. By … Read more