The previous record for the youngest player to score 20,000 points was Kobe Bryant of the Los Angeles Lakers. Bryant was 29 years & 122 days old when he reached the historic level. James was 28 years & 17 days on Wednesday when he sunk a jump shot with 2:45 left in the second quarter.
Below we compare Kobe and Lebron's cumulative points:.
Combine his ability to stay off the injury list and ultra-consistent PPG to attain the feat at such a young age,:
Here was the play that did it: