​January 13, 1962: Wilt Chamberlain Makes NBA History

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Wilt Chamberlain of Philadelphia scored 73 points to lead the host Warriors to a 135-117 win over the Chicago Packers.

The 73 points was, at the time, the most points ever scored by an NBA player in a regulation game, and it remains tied for the 3rd-highest total in NBA history.

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  • Matt Shuh January 14, 2019 - 10:32 pm Reply

    Anyone here attend this game in person, and if so, how many blocks they recall Wilt having in the game?

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  • Tiana Niemela May 13, 2019 - 1:32 pm Reply

    5/13/2019 blackthen.com does it again! Quite a thoughtful site and a good post. Keep up the good work!

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