Michael Jordan averaged 30.1 PPG (Points Per Game) during his career. He is the all time leader in this category.
Kevin Garnett's career high in points for one game is 47 points
"Pistol" Pete Maravich is the all-time leading NCAA Division I scorer with 3,667 points and an average of 44.2 points per game.
Kobe Bryant averages 25.3 points a game for his career.
His career high is 81 points.
Dirk Nowitzki's career high in points in one game is 53 and it was against the Houseton Rockets on December 2, 2004.
Kareem Abdul-Jabber has the most in a career (38387 points in a career) but in 1 game it was Wilt 'the stilt' Chamberlain, he scored 100 points in a single NBA game.
25 points per game
According to NBA.com, Dwyane Wade's career high (season) points in a game is 55. LeBron James' career high for points in a game (season) is 56
Pete Maravich is the all time scoring leader. He averaged 44.2 points a game during his 4 year college career. According to Dale Brown, his coach at LSU, who conducted research to adjust his points total if the 3 point shot had been around he would have averaged 13 three pointers per game. That would have made his career average 57 points per game.