Youngest NBA Players To Reach 1, 10, 20, 30, 40, 50, 60, And 70 Points In A Game

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Youngest NBA Players To Reach 1, 10, 20, 30, 40, 50, 60, And 70 Points In A Game

Being an NBA fan watching players go on bizarre scoring runs in a game is certainly amazing. What's better than that? Well, a young player having a breakout game and making a name for themselves.

Speaking of scoring records, ever wondered who is the youngest to ever score 1, 10, 20, 30, 40, 50, 60, and 70 points in NBA history? Well, thanks to Reddit user u/H1-God for creating a streamlined list of the same.

On that note, let's take a look at some of the youngest players to break through the barriers of the aforementioned scorers over the course of history.


Youngest NBA Players To Score 1 Point


Player NamePoint TotalAgeDate

Andrew Bynum

4

18 years, 24 days

11/20/2005

Jermaine O'Neal

2

18 years, 53 days

12/5/1996

Kobe Bryant

1

18 years, 74 days

11/5/1996

Stan Brown

6

18 years, 139 days

11/13/1947

Andrew Bynum did not have a long and stellar career in the NBA, but he will have his name engraved in the NBA history books. Injuries played a big part in his decline and he never reached the level that fans once expected him to reach.


Youngest NBA Players To Score 10 Points


Player NamePoint TotalAgeDate

Kobe Bryant

10

18 years, 77 days

11/8/1996

Stan Brown

14

18 years, 168 days

12/12/1947

Carl Braun

14

20 years, 49 days

11/13/1947

Max Zaslofsky

18

20 years, 330 days

11/2/1946

Coming straight out of high school, Kobe Bryant took some adjusting to the league. But he still showed signs of stardom even in the early stages of his career and soon got on the path to becoming one of the best NBA players in history.


Youngest NBA Players To Score 20 Points


Player NamePoint TotalAgeDate

Jermaine O'Neal

20

18 years, 101 days

1/22/1997

Kobe Bryant

21

18 years, 133 days

1/3/1997

Bill Willoughby

20

18 years, 326 days

4/10/1976

Eric Money

21

19 years, 268 days

11/1/1974

While Kobe could have had this record to his name, just days after Kobe achieved this feat, Jermaine O'Neal broke the record. Since then, no other player has been able to achieve this record.


Youngest Players To Score 30 Points


Player NamePoint TotalAgeDate

LeBron James

33

18 years, 334 days

11/29/2003

Kobe Bryant

30

19 years, 113 days

12/14/1997

Stephon Marbury

30

19 years, 283 days

11/29/1996

Kevin Garnett

33

19 years, 313 days

3/27/1996

LeBron James entered the league as a teenager and hit the ground running from the very first day. It seems unreal that he has been in the league for almost two decades and is yet to slow down.


Youngest NBA Players To Score 40 Points


Player NamePoint TotalAgeDate

LeBron James

41

19 years, 88 days

3/27/2004

Cliff Robinson

45

19 years, 362 days

3/9/1980

John Drew

41

20 years, 22 days

10/22/1974

Carl Braun

47 

20 years, 72 days

12/6/1947

Once again it's LeBron James who holds this record right now. Of the active NBA players, only Luka Doncic even came close to breaking this record, but he was already older than James when he scored 40 points for the first time in his career.


Youngest NBA Players To Score 50 Points


Player NamePoint TotalAgeDate

Brandon Jennings

55

20 years, 52 days 

11/14/2009

LeBron James

56

20 years, 80 days

3/20/2005

Rick Barry

57

21 years, 261 days 

12/14/1965

Wilt Chamberlain

55

23 years, 83 days

11/12/1959

Brandon Jennings was expected to become a sensational player when drafted in 2009. In fact, for a while, he did deliver according to those expectations, but after a four-year spell with the Bucks, he never returned to form during the latter stages of his career.


Youngest Players To Score 60 Points


Player NamePoint TotalAgeDate

Michael Jordan

63

23 years, 62 days

4/20/1986

Jerry West

63

23 years, 234 days

1/17/1962

Wilt Chamberlain

67

24 years, 200 days

3/9/1961

Elgin Baylor

64

25 years, 53 days

11/8/1959

Michael Jordan was good at many things and scoring was arguably one of the biggest skills that MJ had in his arsenal. It is no surprise that Jordan holds this unique record.


Youngest Players To Score 70 Points


Player NamePoint TotalAgeDate

Devin Booker

70

20 years, 145 days

3/24/2017

David Thompson

73

23 years, 270 days

4/9/1978

Wilt Chamberlain

78

25 years, 109 days

12/8/1961

Elgin Baylor

71

26 years, 60 days

11/15/1960

Devin Booker's 70 points in a losing effort back in 2017 remains one of the best individual scoring performances the league has ever seen. He completely annihilated opponents yet couldn't help the Suns win that game.