Milestone: KG nears 25,000 points
With help from our friends at ESPN Stats & Info, here are a couple interesting ways to examine Garnett's point output, including his top helpers and where his points came from on the floor. (Note: Does not include Garnett's 1995-96 rookie season because some data wasn't tracked.)
First, a look at the players who assisted Garnett's scoring with point totals:
And a look at Garnett's favorite shooting spots on the floor:
As Stats & Info points out, the 25,000-point club essentially ensures enshrinement in the Hall of Fame. All 15 players to have previously reached the milestone are in the Hall, or are slam dunks to be there down the road (Kobe Bryant and Shaquille O'Neal).
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