How Kobe Bryant Ranks Among NBA’s Greats… Via Stats

Kobe Bryant

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.

Kobe Bryant career infographics
Kobe Bryant career infographics
Kobe Bryant career infographics
Kobe Bryant career infographics
Kobe Bryant career infographics
Kobe Bryant career infographics