How Kobe Bryant Ranks Among NBA’s Greats… Via Stats
Following Kobe Bryant's announcement of his decision to retire at the end of the 2015-16 NBA season, fans have reminisced about the icon's storied career.
The L.A. Times put together a number of infographics, breaking down just how Kobe ranks among the greatest basketball players of all time.
The graphs show that Bryant will likely finish his career with a yearly scoring average of more than 25 points a game and No. 3 on the NBA's all-time scoring list. He also led the league in scoring during the 2005-06 and 2006-07 seasons, during which he averaged 35.4 and 31.6 points, respectively.
Check out the breakdown below of yearly season scoring averages and other NBA career numbers.