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Wilt Chamberlain
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Wilt Chamberlain

1962

Philadelphia's Wilt Chamberlain scores 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 third-highest total in NBA history.

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