The NBA has some individual records that may never be broken. Here is the list of some of the insane records that have been set.

  1. Most points, game — 100, Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia vs. New York, 1962
  2. Most free throws, game — 28, Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia vs. New York, 1962; 28, Adrian Dantley, Utah vs. Houston, 1984
  3. Most field goals, game — 36, Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia vs. New York, 1962
  4. Most assists, game — 30, Scott Skiles, Orlando vs. Denver, 1990
  5. Most rebounds, game — 55, Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia vs. Boston, 1960
  6. Most 3-pt. field goals, game — 12, Kobe Bryant, Los Angeles vs. Seattle, 2003; Donyell Marshall, Toronto vs. Philadelphia, 2005
  7. Most blocked shots, game — 17, Elmore Smith, Los Angeles vs. Portland, 1973
  8. Most steals, game — 11, Larry Kenon, San Antonio vs. Kansas City, 1976; 11, Kendall Gill, New Jersey vs. Miami, 1999