Carmelo Anthony might not have any rings, though he will be in a tip 10 in NBA scoring when it’s all pronounced and done.
Anthony changed past Charles Barkley for 25th on a all-time scoring list with his 25-point bid opposite a San Antonio Spurs. He entered Sunday’s competition 7 behind of Sir Charles with 23,750 career points.
He also emptied dual dagger jumpers in a final dual mins to assistance a Knicks take a startling 94-90 feat over a Spurs.
The subsequent good for Anthony to transcend is Vince Carter, who is still kicking around during a age of 40 though usually binds a lead of 577 points. Moving past Carter would make Anthony a league’s fourth-most inclusive active scorer behind Dirk Nowitzki, LeBron James, and Paul Pierce.
The 32-year-old is roughly 3,500 from enormous a tip 10. He would need roughly dual healthy seasons during his stream scoring normal of 23 points per diversion to strech that mark.