On This Date in NBA History: February 21, Patrick Ewing Passed Elgin Baylor in Points


Oct 8, 2013; Asheville, NC, USA; Charlotte Bobcats assistant coach Patrick Ewing stands on the court during a timeout in the game against the Atlanta Hawks at the U.S. Cellular Center.The Hawks defeated the Bobcats 87-85. Mandatory Credit: Jeremy Brevard-USA TODAY Sports

2000 – In an 87-76 New York Knicks victory over the Los Angeles Clippers, Patrick Ewing passed Elgin Baylor on the all-time points list. After his storied Hall of Fame career, Ewing still has the 18th-most points as well as the sixth-most blocks in NBA history.

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