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Jordan reaches 10,000 point plateau

Updated: November 12, 2001, 3:59 PM ET
By Larry Schwartz | Special to ESPN.com

Jan. 25, 1989

Not even a severe knee bruise that limits his mobility can stop Michael Jordan from reaching a milestone. With 5:37 left in Philadelphia, Jordan hits a 16-foot fadeaway jumper to give him 33 points for the game and exactly 10,000 for his career.

"He played basically on one leg," Bulls coach Doug Collins says after the 120-108 loss to the 76ers. "Any other guard would have taken the night off."

Jordan achieves the milestone in 303 games, 15 faster ...

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