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.
The highest points scored in a game was 100, by Wilt Chamberlain, of the Philidelphia Warriors.
Wilt Chamberlain, he scored 100 points
Kobe Bryant 81
Wilt chamberlain scored 100 points in a single game
Wilt Chamberlain scored 100 points in a single NBA game and the second most in the NBA was scored by Kobe Bryant as he scored 81 in a single game.
Wilt Chamberlain with 100 points. Kobe Bryant is next with 81 in the highest amount of points scored on video.
61 points on his 28th birthday
He is a famous basketball player, most notable for being the first and only player to score 100 points in a single NBA Game, and that is the highest amount of points scored for a player in a single game in the NBA.