On This Date in NBA History: December 1, Isiah Thomas Became Pistons’ All-Time Scorer

Dec 14, 2011; College Park, MD, USA; FIU Panthers head coach Isiah Thomas (right) talks with the referee during the second half against the Maryland Terrapins at Comcast Center. Maryland defeated FIU 65-61. Mandatory Credit: James Lang-USA TODAY Sports

1991 – After scoring a game-high 22 points in a 94-87 Detroit Pistons victory over the Houston Rockets at the Palace of Auburn Hills, Isiah Thomas became the Pistons’ all-time leading scorer. Thomas finished his 979-game career with 18,822 points for Detroit and remains the franchise leader.

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