LeBron passes Shaq on career playoff scoring list; next up, Kobe
LeBron James passed Shaquille O’Neal for fourth place on the career playoff scoring list Thursday night. Next up: Kobe Bryant.
James had 23 points, 11 rebounds and 11 assists in the Cleveland Cavaliers’ 108-89 victory over the Toronto Raptors in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Finals. He has 20 or more points in each of his past 20 playoff games, now has 5,255 points and 15 triple-doubles in the playoffs, and trails only Bryant (5,640), Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (5,762) and Michael Jordan (5,987).
Abdul-Jabbar was in attendance and afterward spoke to James, which you can watch in the video below.