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Carmelo Anthony Reaches 20,000 Career Points

Carmelo Anthony is one of the greatest scorers in the NBA, as a matter of fact, Carmelo Anthony is one of the greatest scorers of all-time. The Knicks All-Star forward has been on the top of the scoring charts his entire career, he has one scoring title, an incredible 62-point performance which is a Knicks franchise record, Melo has a career scoring average of 25.2 points per game which is good for 12th all-time.

On Sunday night, the seven time All-Star reached another scoring milestone scoring his 20,000th career point against the Charlotte Hornets, the same team that were victims of his career-high 62 point game last year at MSG. Anthony’s 3-point shot in the first quarter made him the 40th player in NBA history to reach 20,000 career points, he also became the sixth youngest player to achieve that feat.

Anthony had 28 points on Sunday night leading the Knicks to a 96-93 win over the Hornets.

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