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Bird soars to another NBA milestone

Updated: October 14, 2005, 10:58 AM ET
By Larry Schwartz | Special to ESPN.com

Nov. 30, 1990

Larry Bird joins an exclusive club when he becomes the fifth player in NBA history to reach 20,000 points with 5,000 assists. The others are Oscar Robertson, Jerry West, John Havlicek and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. Not a bad starting five.

In Boston's 123-95 rout of the Washington Bullets, Bird reaches 20,000 when he hits a foul-line jumper in the third quarter.

Flashbulbs sparkle behind the east basket support in Boston Garden. There is a loud ...

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