On This Date in NBA History: January 27, Karl Malone Scored 61



1990 – In a 144-96 Utah Jazz victory over the Milwaukee Bucks, Karl Malone (@TheDeliverer_32) scored 61 points. He is one of nine players to put up that many points in single game in the last 25 seasons, but is the only the one to shoot better than 70% in doing so.

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