On This Date 12/6/2000
It is a duel for the ages as Kobe Bryant of the Los Angeles Lakers, and Antwan Jamison of the Golden State Warriors each score 51 points. It is the first time in 38 years that opposing players scored 50 in the same game. It is the second consecutive 51-point game for Jamison, while it is Kobe’s first career 50-point game. Jamison’s Warriors win the game in overtime 125-122 at the Arena in Oakland.