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Kevin Durant is the second-youngest player to score 22,000 points

The Warriors superstar is the 32nd player in NBA history to reach that mark.

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It seems like Kevin Durant breaks a scoring record or hits a scoring barrier nearly every single day. That was certainly the case on Thursday, when the two-time Finals MVP eclipsed the 22,000 mark in the Golden State Warriors overtime loss to the Houston Rockets.

Durant finished the game with a total of 22,023 points, making him the 32nd player in NBA history to hit that number, and the second-youngest (trailing only LeBron James). KD did it in just 810 games, which was the ninth-quickest pace in history.

Having just turned 30 and already sitting at 32nd all-time in NBA scoring history, it’s clear that only health or a desire to retire early can keep Durant from climbing towards one of the highest spots on the all-time ladder.

The next name that Durant passes will be Clyde Drexler, and that’s coming up soon, as KD is only 172 points behind “Clyde the Glide”

Durant is also sixth in scoring among active players, trailing only James, Dirk Nowitzki, Carmelo Anthony, Vince Carter, and Dwyane Wade.

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