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NBA: LeBron James too close to a historic record?
Published on August 17, 2023 at 12:35 pm.
A legend in action, LeBron James is now a regular on records of all kinds. Last February, he became the leading scorer in NBA history by surpassing Los Angeles Lakers player Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s 38,387 points. Beginning his 21st season in the great league, “King James” could become the player with the most minutes on the NBA floor. A look at the players with the most effective career minutes.
1) Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: 57,446 minutes
after being fired by Lebron James on one of the most important records in the history of basketball, kareem abdul jabbar can now connect to native from Akron In minutes played. great leader of milwaukee bucks And lakers He is also the player who has played the most number of matches between 1969 and 1989 with 1,560 matches. has spent 57,446 minutes on the court nba in 1560 matches, kareem abdul jabbar An incredible average of 36.82 minutes played per game.
2) Karl Malone: 54,852 minutes
Here too, LeBron James is facing a lot of customers. “The Mailman” Still Has One of the Best Interiors in History nba, and owes much of its success to its consistency on the court. Third best scorer in Grand League history with 36,928 points, great strong winger utah jazz 54,852 minutes played nba In 1,476 games, that led to a decent average of 37.16 minutes played per game.
3) LeBron James: 54,093 minutes
If about disputed minutes, Lebron James still a little behind kareem abdul jabbar“King James” may soon overtake carl malone, The 38-year-old is now only a few hundred units behind the former power winger, and is apparently the first active player in minutes played, with a total of 54,093 in 1,421 games. best scorer in the history of nba, Lebron James Also has a sensational minutes played per game ratio with a total of 38.07.
4) Dirk Nowitzki: 51,368
just inducted into the hall of fame dirk nowitzki would also mark the history of nba Firstly because of his talent, but also because of his consistency at the top level. With 51,368 minutes played in 1,522 games, the German may have made history dallas mavericksTexas leads the franchise to its first title nba in 2011.