DETROIT — Carmelo Anthony reached the 25,000-point mark through the third quarter of Oklahoma Metropolis’s sport at Detroit on Saturday evening.
Anthony got here into the sport needing 17 factors to achieve the milestone. He scored 14 within the first half, and he scored level No. 25,000 when he made the primary of two free throws with eight:30 left within the third. With the Thunder taking part in a street sport, there wasn’t any actual response from the group, however earlier than taking pictures his second free throw, Anthony held up his proper hand in obvious acknowledgement of his achievement.
Anthony grew to become the 21st participant in NBA historical past to achieve the mark and the 11th-fastest participant to do it.
The 33-year-old Anthony was taking part in in his 1,024th sport.tw