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.
I think 169 points by a team. 100 by a player.
Wilt Chamberlin 100 points
Wilt Chamberlain in 1962 against the Knicks. He scored 100 points.
Wilt Chamberlain scored 100 points in an NBA basketball game.
Wilt Chamberlin scored 100 points in one game.
The highest points scored in a game was 100, by Wilt Chamberlain, of the Philidelphia Warriors.