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A New #2: LeBron James dethrones Kareem Abdul-Jabbar for coveted scoring spot

It seems that LeBron James reaches a new Cavaliers or NBA milestonewith every game he plays.

Wednesday was no different.

In the thirdquarter of Game 2 against the Toronto Raptors, LeBron passed Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (5,762) for second place on the NBA's all-time playoff scoring list.

. @KingJames is now the second leading scorer in #NBAPlayoffs history! #StriveForGreatness pic.twitter.com/aiiGrEesg6

— Cleveland Cavaliers (@cavs) May 4, 2017

At this production rate, it won't be long before the King steals the top spot from Michael Jordan, who tallied 5,987 postseason points in his storied career.