There have been 36 NBA/ABA players who have achieved the 20,000 point mark. Kevin Garnett added his name to that list during his championship-winning season last year with the Boston Celtics. He's now at #35, but will very easily get to #31 this coming year unless he suffers a catastrophic injury or something.
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.
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar scored the most carreer points in the NBA.
Bob Petit was the first person in the NBA to score 20000 points.
That was Hall of Famer Bob Pettit who scored his 20,000th point in the 1964-65 season.
Karl Malone. He scored 36,928 points.
Wilt Chamberlain, he scored 100 points
he scored 0 points in his first NBA game against the knicks.
Wilt Chamberlain scored 43 pts in his NBA debut.
the most points scored is 186 by the Detroit pistons
Earl Lloyd scored 6 points in his first NBA game and had 10 rebounds!
That was Kobe Bryant with 2,323 points.
100 points by wilt chamberlmen
Jon Murch with 42,130 points.