On This Date in NBA History: January 10, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar First to 34,000 Points


Apr 15, 2013; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Lakers former player Kareem Abdul-Jabbar attends the MLB game between the San Diego Padres and the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

1986 – In a 124-102 Los Angeles Lakers victory over the Indiana Pacers, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (@kaj33) scored a game-high 31 points and became the first player all-time to score 34,000 career points. He finished with 38,387 points, which still stands as the most all-time.

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