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LeBron James becomes 7th player in NBA history to reach 30,000 points

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CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) -

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James is now the seventh player in NBA history to score 30,000 points in a career.

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver released the following statement about LeBron's accomplishment.

“Congratulations to LeBron on reaching 30,000 points – yet another milestone in an extraordinary career that continues to inspire.”

The Cavs posted a video of James reaching the milestone on Twitter.

LeBron is the youngest player to reach this accomplishment. 

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