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LeBron eclipses Wilt, now 5th all-time in scoring

Lakers star LeBron James passed Wilt Chamberlain for fifth place on the NBA's all-time scoring list Thursday night.

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LeBron converts and-1 to become 5th all-time in scoring

LeBron James falls away and sinks a jumper through contact, then hits the free throw to pass Wilt Chamberlain for 5th on the NBA's all-time scoring list.


McCollum pulls down LeBron for flagrant 1

LeBron James drives the lane and gets pulled down by CJ McCollum, hitting the deck hard to draw a flagrant 1.


LeBron goes over Collins for and-1 finish

LeBron James comes off a screen and challenges Zach Collins at the rim, adjusting in mid-air to finish the and-1 layup.


LeBron turns defense into offense after block

LeBron James stuffs Nik Stauskas at the rim, then goes coast-to-coast and finishes with a spin move.


LeBron schools Turner for reverse layup

LeBron James gets the offensive rebound and spins free from Evan Turner before finishing with a smooth reverse lay-in.


LeBron lobs, Chandler slams

LeBron James drive into the lane and throws it up for Tyson Chandler, who puts down the alley-oop stuff with two hands.


LeBron nails two 3-pointers to give Lakers halftime lead

LeBron James pulls up from way downtown to put the Lakers in front, then beats the 1st-half buzzer with a straightaway triple.


LeBron lobs to McGee, then rejects Lillard

LeBron James throws a beautiful alley-oop pass to JaVale McGee, then comes down the other end to deny Damian Lillard on the inside.


Turner gets fancy with no-look assist to Leonard

Evan Turner drives the lane and drops an over-the-shoulder pass to Meyers Leonard, who finishes with a nice touch in the paint.


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Wiggins throws down epic two-handed dunk over Mirotic

Andrew Wiggins finishes on a huge dunk late in the 4th quarter over Nikola Mirotic.


Doncic fakes a pass for the basket

Luka Doncic pretends to pass the ball behind Rudy Gobert and instead scores the easy basket.


Awards season

Cy Young trophies for deGrom, Snell reflect analytics' impact

The Mets ace took home his trophy with just 10 wins, the Rays hurler with just over 180 IP, so voters looked deeper at their performance.

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DeGrom's historic Cy Young-winning season

Tim Kurkjian breaks down Jacob deGrom's historic season that saw the Mets pitcher win the Cy Young award with a 1.70 ERA and a 10-9 record.


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On This Date: Nov. 15, 1970

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    When Brown, as head coach of the expansion Cincinnati Bengals, defeated his former team the Cleveland Browns, he called the moment his "greatest victory."