Friday, December 23, 2005
Vince Carter of the New Jersey Nets scored 51 points in a 95-88 win over the Miami Heat.
Allen Iverson of the Philadelphia 76ers scored 53 points in a 111-108 loss to the Atlanta Hawks.
Wednesday, December 23, 1992
Michael Jordan of the Chicago Bulls scored 57 points in a 107-98 win over the Washington Bullets.
Friday, December 23, 1983
John Lucas of the San Antonio Spurs dished out 20 assists in a 126-122 loss to the Kansas City Kings.
Saturday, December 23, 1978
Kevin Porter of the Detroit Pistons dished out 22 assists in a 130-126 loss to the San Antonio Spurs.
Friday, December 23, 1966
Bill Russell of the Boston Celtics pulled down 37 rebounds in a 114-103 win over the St. Louis Hawks.