Carmelo Anthony needs 1,000 points pass Elvin Hayes to be in top 10 scoring of all time.
Melo currently has 26,314 points.
Let’s compare him to Shaq who retired with 28, 596 points. Shaq is ranked 8th all time in scoring.
In a 70 games span he would need to score at least 14.3 per game.
What does this say about Carmelo career in terms of scoring?
1114 Games played.
23.6 Career points per game.
How many more years does he have left in the tank?
Throughout his prime I would rate Carmelo Anthony as a top 3 scorer of his era.
For him to reach 30k he needs 3,686 points which I believe he can and will.
-HAVE FAITH & COURAGE-