Originally Posted by Cavaliercards
Kareem's record should be safe unless Kobe decides to stick around for extra years just to break it, which I think would be a detriment to his legacy.
not necessarily, if the lakers are relevant and kobe is putting up 20-25 a game, i dont think it would hurt his legacy. some say jordan hurt his legacy, but when you look at his stats, especially for his age, he was still producing. he just couldnt lead the wizards to the playoffs like he hoped.