By the Numbers: Career Milestones
Numerical Notations of Individual Career Marks
presented by FanDuel
With LeBron James becoming the seventh (and youngest) player in NBA history to score 30,000 points, the feat had us thinking about more Wine & Gold milestones. In this installment of, "By the Numbers" presented by FanDuel, Cavs.com dissects some additional digits of the squad's accomplished or impending career marks during this season.
11,000 … career points by Kevin Love which he passed earlier this season. KLove currently has 11,420 points and counting.
1,000 … triples made by Channing Frye during his 12-year NBA career. Fyre just recently reached this milestone on January 20 at The Q.
1,548 … treys canned by LeBron James, passing Eddie Jones on Tuesday for sole possession of 22nd place in career three-pointers.
2,000 … career assists dished out by JR Smith. Swish dropped his milestone dime against Orlando last Thursday.
8,000 … field goals made mark that future Hall of Famer Dwyane Wade is approaching. Wade needs just 79 more (7,921) to reach that milestone.
10,000 … career points scored by Jeff Green. Green recorded his 10K milestone on MLK Day at The Q.
10,896 … made field goals by LBJ, which is 11 away from surpassing Dirk Nowitzki (10,906 FGM) for 8th all-time in NBA history.
7,000 … career rebounds milestone Kevin Love surpassed on Jan. 12 against Indiana. The now five-time All-Star has snatched 7,037 boards and counting.
27 … more blocks Tristan Thompson needs this season to reach 400 during his seven-year career.
2,154 … career triples netted by Kyle Korver. The Cavs sharpshooter is currently 4th on the NBA's all-time treys made list.
142 … more assists LeBron James needs to reach 8,000 dimes for his illustrious career. LBJ already grabbed his 8,000th rebound just a few weeks ago.
100 … regular season wins that Head Coach Tyronn Lue reached in the Wine & Gold's 109-100 victory against the Utah Jazz on December 16 at The Q.