Four points stand between Kobe Bryant and the next big body on the all-time scoring list.
Four points that easily will be attained Friday against Minnesota. Four points needed to pass Robert Parish of Celtics’ fame.
At some point early in the game, Bryant wil move past Parish and into 18th place on the league’s all-time scoring list. Bryant stands at 23,331 points after scoring 31 Tuesday.
Parish scored 23,334 points during his career.
The list of all-timers that Bryant already has knocked aside this season is ladened with heavyweights — Larry Bird, Gary Payton, Clyde Drexler, Elgin Baylor and Adrian Dantley. Next up is Charles Barkley at No. 17 with 23,757 points and Allen Iverson at No. 16 with 23,960
Where do you guys think he'll end up all-time?