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ON THIS POST: BIG GAMES IN FINAL GAMES FOR DWYANE WADE, DIRK NOWITZKI; WNBA DRAFT

  • NBA

    -- Nowitzki, Wade numbers

    -- All-time scoring leaders

    -- Season 50-point games

    -- 2 Michael Jordan records fall

    -- Active NBA playoff streaks

  • WNBA Draft

    -- 5 Notre Dame starters drafted

    -- 1st-round picks


NBA

25, 11, 10

Points, rebounds, assists for Miami’s Dwyane Wade in his 1,054th and final game

5

Career triple-doubles in Wade’s NBA career since being the No. 5 pick in 2003 draft from Marquette

20, 10

Points, rebounds for Dirk Nowitzki in 1,521st and final Mavs’ game since being No. 9 pick in 1998 draft

NOWITZKI, WADE FINAL NUMBERS
RK DIRK STAT WADE RK
6 31,560 Points 23,165 29
26 11,489 Rebounds 4,933 250+
144 3,651 Assists 5,701 41
50 1,281 Blocks 885 885
84 1,210 Steals 1,620 29

6, 29

Career rank on all-time scoring

list for Nowitzki and Wade,

who passed Elgin Baylor

CAREER SCORING LIST
RK PLAYER PTS
1 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 38,387
2 Karl Malone 36,928
3 Kobe Bryant 33,643
4 LeBron James 32,543
5 Michael Jordan 32,292
6 Dirk Nowitzki 31,560
7 Wilt Chamberlain 31,419
8 Shaquille O'Neal 28,596
9 Moses Malone 27,409
10 Elvin Hayes 27,313
DOWN THE LIST A LITTLE
28 Adrian Dantley 23,177
29 Dwyane Wade 23,165
29 Elgin Baylor 23,149

22

Jamal Crawford’s 51-point

game on April 9 was

22nd of 2018-19 season

12-10

Crawford's 51 came in a 120-109 Phoenix loss, the 10th time a team with 50-point scorer lost game

9

James Harden had 9 of the 22

50-point games and Houston

went 6-3 in those games

2018-19 TOP SCORING GAMES
PTS PLAYER TM OPP DT
61 James Harden HOU SA 3/22
61 James Harden HOU NY 1/23
60 Kemba Walker CHA PHI* 11/17
59 Devin Booker PHO UTA* 2/28
58 James Harden HOU MIA 2/28
58 James Harden HOU BKN* 1/16
57 James Harden HOU MEM* 3/20
57 James Harden HOU MEM 1/14
56 LaMarcus Aldridge SAS OKC 1/10
54 James Harden HOU WAS* 11/26
52 Giannis
Antetokounmpo
MIL PHI* 3/17
52 Klay Thompson GSW CHI 10/29
*-50 scored in loss

51

Crawford scored his 51 points off the bench, most by any reserve in a game since 1983-84 season

50

Nick Anderson had the old mark of 50 points off the bench for Orlando on April 23, 1993

39, 20

Age (years, days) of Jamal Crawford,  so he is now oldest player with a 50-point game

38, 315

Age (years, days) of former record-holder Michael Jordan, who had 51-point game on Dec. 29, 2001

40, 294

Age (years, days) of Dirk Nowitzki who became oldest 30-point scorer in NBA regular-season history

40, 200

Age (years, days) of Jordan, who had been the only 40-year-old to do it on March 9, 2003


Active NBA playoff streaks


Active streaks of missing playoffs


WNBA DRAFT

5, 3

All 5 Notre Dame starters were selected in April 10 WNBA Draft with 3 in 1st round

2

Jackie Young joins Jewell Lloyd (Seattle 2015) as Notre Dame players selected No. 1 overall

5, 2

Tennessee is only other school with 5 starters picked in same draft; had 2 picked in 2008 1st-round

WNBA DRAFT FIRST ROUND
NO PLAYER TM P SCHOOL
1 Jackie Young VEG G N. Dame
2 Asia Durr NY G Louisville
3 Teaira McCowan IND C Miss. St.
4 Katie Lou Samuelson CHI G UConn
5 Arike Ogunbowale DAL G N. Dame
6 Napheesa Collier MIN F UConn
7 Kalani Brown LA F Baylor
8 Alanna Smith PHO F Stanford
9 Kristine Anigwe CON C California
10 Kiara Leslie WAS G NC State
11 Brianna Turner PHO F N. Dame
12 Ezi Magbegor SEA F Australia
ROUND 2
16 Jessica Shepard MIN C N. Dame
19 Marina Mabrey LA G N. Dame

WNBA 1st round by position


Source: nba.com; basketball-reference.com; wnba.com