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Kobe Bryant passes Elvin Hayes

Updated: February 27, 2011, 11:07 PM ET
By Arash Markazi | ESPNLosAngeles.com

OKLAHOMA CITY -- Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant made a running bank shot with 5:56 remaining in the fourth quarter against the Oklahoma City Thunder to move him past Elvin Hayes for seventh place on the NBA's all-time scoring list.

Bryant came in to Sunday's game with 27,303, and only needed 11 to surpass Hayes' 27,313. Next on the list is Moses Malone with 27,409 points.

So far this season, Bryant has surpassed John Havlicek, Dominique Wilkins, Oscar Robertson and Hakeem ...

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