NBA History: LeBron James surpasses Michael Jordan

On this particular day one year ago it was a record breaking day for Lakers’ superstar LeBron James.

With a driving layup in the second quarter against the Denver Nuggets, LeBron James of the Los Angeles Lakers surpassed Michael Jordan’s 32,292 career points. In doing so, James became the fourth-leading scorer in NBA history. Despite his efforts, though, the Lakers lost the game, 115-99.