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LeBron James Scoring Tracker

Keep track of LeBron James' chase for Kareem Abdul-Jabbar's all-time NBA scoring record.

One of the NBA’s most hallowed records is likely to fall this season as LeBron James nears the all-time points record set by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (38,387 points). Last season, LeBron averaged 30.3 ppg and if he scores at the same rate in 2022-23, he would approach the record right near the midpoint of the season. NBA.com will be tracking LeBron’s chase for the record all season long.

Scoring Tracker

LeBron James is currently 936 career points behind Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.


NBA’s All-Time scoring list (Top 10)

RANK PLAYER PTS GP MIN FGM FGA FG%
1 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 38,387 1,560 57,446 15,837 28,307 55.9
2 LeBron James 37,451 1,381 52,669 13,694 27,149 50.4
3 Karl Malone 36,928 1,476 54,852 13,528 26,210 51.6
4 Kobe Bryant 33,643 1,346 48,643 11,719 26,200 44.7
5 Michael Jordan 32,292 1,072 41,010 12,192 24,537 49.7
6 Dirk Nowitzki 31,560 1,522 51,367 11,169 23,734 47.1
7 Wilt Chamberlain 31,419 1,045 47,859 12,681 23,497 54
8 Shaquille O’Neal 28,596 1,207 41,917 11,330 19,457 58.2
9 Carmelo Anthony 28,289 1,260 43,513 10,119 22,643 44.7
10 Moses Malone 27,409 1,329 45,071 9,435 19,225 49.1

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