SPORTS CHART OF THE DAY: LeBron James Is Still The King Of The 40-Point Game

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LeBron James poured in 41 points for the Miami Heat in their win over the Philadelphia 76ers last night. Thanks to his reduced minutes this season, it was just his second 40-point game of the year.

However, if we look back a little further, we see that LeBron still reigns when it comes to high-scoring games. In the last five seasons, LeBron has now reached the 40-point mark 31 times. Kobe Bryant, who has five 40-point games this season, is second with 27.

Here’s a look at the players with at least four 40-point games over the last five seasons…

Data via Basketball-Reference.com

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