Portland Trail Blazers forward Carmelo Anthony added yet another milestone to his historic career.
In Saturday's 125-121 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves, the 36-year-old passed Houston Rockets legend Hakeem Olajuwon for 11th on the NBA's all-time scoring list.
Entring tonight's game, Anthony needed 18 points to pass Olajuwon, reaching the mark with 9:46 remaining in the fourth quarter, connecting on a baseline jumper.
🚨 MELO PASSES HAKEEM FOR 11TH ON THE ALL-TIME SCORING LIST! 🚨 pic.twitter.com/2OcBXEncZM- NBA (@NBA) March 14, 2021
"I'm still here, I'm still playing, I'm still going, I'm still enjoying the game, I'm still happy.. that's all that matters," Anthony said post-game.
Anthony, who finished with a team-high 26 points in the win, can climb into the top 10 this season and pass Elvin Hayes, who scored 27,313 career points.
Here's a look at the top scorers in NBA history
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