Kobe to pass Bird on all-time scoring list!

UPDATE: Leading his team to a 7-0 start, Kobe dropped 20 making him 3 points away from this honor!

ESPN: Bryant is 23 points shy of Larry Bird on the career scoring list.

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  • Vida8

    he will pass him 2morow.

  • http://ld2k.com Chris Manning

    That’s what I believe as well ;)

  • Salty

    The Glove Gary Payton is only 55 points ahead of Kobe as well. Once he passes them he’ll be 22 on the all-time list.

  • heyho

    where can i see that list?

  • dom1020

    dammnn, thats tight though, Me and Greg oden are tied on the scoring list for points, you can go check if you want he might pass me tomorrow though

  • http://youtube.com/MvpGoesToKobe LakersNewDynasty08

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    lmaooooooooo wow man that was hilarioussssssss lol!

    Kobe will pass it tomorrow. He might even pass gary payton if he has a nice 56 point game because its gonna be a close one with the hornetssss

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  • T-Mack

    Larry Bird…….your as good as passed! Glove your next in the Pistons game!

  • http://TheVerveNerve.com Billy Kupchak

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    g’morning Mr. LD2k! :cool:

  • http://TheVerveNerve.com Billy Kupchak

    Q: Who the heck is Billy Kupchak?

    clue: my h.s. basketball jersey for the Bravo Knights was #22 :cool:

    Q: Who the heck is Billy Kupchak?

    [Comment ID #54235 Will Be Quoted Here]

    the correct answer <~ will get to sit behind the bench with me during a game @ staples center sometime this season :cool:

  • mr.laker19

    Thats big time. Kobe is elite now… and has been to me for a long time. Kobe best ever as far as skill

  • Miguel

    Billy Kupchak
    Nov 12th, 2008 at 9:30 am
    Q: Who the heck is Billy Kupchak?

    clue: my h.s. basketball jersey for the Bravo Knights was #22
    Q: Who the heck is Billy Kupchak?

    Salty on November 11, 2008 at 11:32 pm said:

    The Glove Gary Payton is only 55 points ahead of Kobe as well. Once he passes them he’ll be 22 on the all-time list.

    the correct answer <~ will get to sit behind the bench with me during a game @ staples center sometime this season

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  • LAKERNATION

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    KOBE is 16619 points away from tieing KAREEM’s. And wtf ai has about 2000 more points then KB……. wow

  • http://yahoo LETHA

    Kobe is the best of all time and lebron suck

  • sketch

    i had a feeling that kobe wouldn’t do it tonight. he’s only 3 points away though!