Originally Posted by jstern
Makes sense that they would only count the last 30 years, since they probably wouldn't have a segment if Wilt streak is nowhere near being broken, and Jordan's is more realistic. I don't buy into media hype. Make's those people complaining about sound like the paranoid types. I see it too much in so many different topics.
Think about it, if a player is getting close to break number 4 all time in scoring, are they going to by pass number 4 and just talk about number 1?
Thats not the point.
When the media states, "second only to", they are creating an illusion that nobody else ever did better.