It was the first time he d done so this season and by hitting a total of 46 points. The king has inched toward yet another crown.
Bryant finished his career with 33 643 all with the lakers.
Lebron james points kobe. Chris szagola associated. Lakers forward lebron james acknowledges the fans ovation after passing kobe bryant for no. Lebron james passing kobe bryant for third place on the nba s career scoring list was a cool moment for less than 24 hours at which point the milestone became almost eerie in its timing.
With a second half basket against the philadelphia 76ers lebron jameshas passed former los angeles lakersstar kobe bryantin total career points moving him into the third spot among the nba. Lebron james became the oldest los angeles lakers player with 40 points since kobe bryant s final game against the utah jazz. James entered 18 points shy of passing bryant and the layup gave him 33 644 points.
Lebron james has topped 40 points plenty of times but monday was a special occasion for a number of reasons. Behind a dominant fourth quarter that may have been fueled in part by. James stands third with 33 655.
James waved to the. Lebron james comparison head to head comparison between the nba stars lebron james and kobe bryant that includes championships won honors and awards obtained regular season and playoffs stats and other data put side by side. Lebron james passed kobe bryant for third place in points scored in nba history in the lakers 110 91 loss to the 76ers in philadelphia on saturday.
3 on the nba s all time scoring list on jan. 25 2020 in philadelphia.