the most points scored is 186 by the Detroit pistons
the most points ever scored in nba history by a team was back in 1987 when the Chicago steelers beat the cincinati bulls 176- 69
The Detroit Pistons scored the most points in a great game at the Denver Nuggets.
Detroit with 186 pts.
The most points scored in a game by an NBA team is 186 by the Detroit Pistons in a game against the Denver Nuggets in 1983. The Pistons won 186-184 in three overtimes. The 370 total points is also an NBA record for most points scored by both teams in one game.
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar scored the most carreer points in the NBA.
I think 169 points by a team. 100 by a player.
186 points, by the Denver nuggets in 1983
The highest number of points scored by an NBA basketball player in an NBA game is 100 points by Wilt Chaimberlain. The second most scored points in the NBA is by Kobe Bryant, at 81 points in a game. The third most scored points in a game, is again by Wilt at 79 points.