NBA: Who holds the record for most points scored in a single season?

As we have mentioned before, the NBA has seen dozens of great scorers pass through its courts, each one of them leaving their distinctive mark when shooting the ball.

From Kareem Abdul-Jabbarpassing by Michael Jordan, Kobe Bryantuntil reaching LeBron JamesKevin Durant and Stephen Curry, the NBA is considered the best basketball league in the world for the talent it has in each of its 30 franchises.

However, there is a man who dominated in a way that has never been seen or will be seen again, it is Wilt Chamberlain, who is par excellence, the record man of the competition.

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One of his greatest records is to score the most points in a single season, doing so when the 1961/1962 campaign was played.

In that course, Wilt Chamberlain scored 4,029 points, playing 80 regular season games for the then Philadelphia Warriors, this being the most in history that a player has registered, and by far.

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As if that were not enough, Chamberlain, 2.16 meters and 124 kilograms, had averages of 50.4 points that year, which is also the best average in history, with an average of 25.7 rebounds, not counting blocks, because at that time there was no He had a count of them, but without detracting from merit as one of the best, if not the best individual season in history.

I currently work as a web writer, specialized in NBA and NFL for Empresa EL DEBATE. I worked for 4 years and 5 months in the Sports section of the Printed Newspaper in Culiacán, covering various disciplines, being assigned to the source of Caballeros de Culiacán of CIBACOPA. I had the opportunity to cover the EL DEBATE Neighborhood Basketball Tournament for 3 years, one in Mazatlán, 2 in Culiacán, as well as the National War Bands in Los Mochis. In the same way, I was present at various openings and closings of sporting events of the Company. My passion is basketball, so I am constantly researching burst sports, especially the NBA, and have created special works on relevant topics. I covered the Culiacán International Marathon twice, one of the most important events at the local and state level. I am an avid reader, who likes to constantly improve myself, both personally and professionally. I successfully attended the Digital Sports Journalism Workshop at the University of Guadalajara sponsored by EL DEBATE.

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