Klay Thompson Ascends NBA's All-Time Scoring Ladder in Warriors' Triumph Over Rockets

Photo: Instagram/Klay Thompson

In a thrilling showdown between the Golden State Warriors and the Houston Rockets, Klay Thompson electrified the court, etching his name in NBA history. 

Thompson's stellar performance saw him notch 29 points, along with two rebounds and three assists, propelling the Warriors to a resounding victory.

The standout moment came as Thompson surpassed the legendary Sam Jones, securing the 142nd spot on the prestigious all-time scoring list.

Photo: Instagram/Klay Thompson

With a total of 15,412 career points, Thompson now sets his sights on overtaking Bob Dandridge's record next.

The Warriors, currently holding the tenth seed in the competitive Western Conference, continue to showcase their dominance, boasting a 41-34 record in 75 games. With a recent surge, including a five-game winning streak, the Warriors are poised for further success under Thompson's leadership.


Following their triumph over the Rockets, the Warriors gear up for another challenging matchup against Luka Doncic and the Dallas Mavericks. Thompson, a pivotal figure in the Warriors' dynasty, continues to solidify his legacy as one of the NBA's greatest shooters, having spent his entire illustrious 11-year career with Golden State.

With remarkable career averages and four NBA Championships to his name, Thompson's impact extends far beyond the basketball court, embodying the essence of resilience, dedication, and excellence.

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Source: Sports Illustrated 

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