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A daily glance inside the numbers from the world of sports.

Updated: January 7, 2006, 1:47 AM ET
By Elias Sports Bureau, Inc. | Special to ESPN Insider
A daily glance inside the numbers from the world of sports:

NBA

• Kobe Bryant scored the 15,000th point of his career Friday. At the age of 27 years, 136 days, Bryant is the youngest player in NBA history to reach 15,000 points. In fact, the only other players in NBA history to reach 15,000 points before turning 28 were Wilt Chamberlain (27 years, 156 days in 1964) and Michael Jordan (27 years, 326 days in 1991).

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