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Kobe Bryant up to 5th on scoring list

Updated: February 7, 2012, 1:31 PM ET
By Dave McMenamin | ESPNLosAngeles.com

PHILADELPHIA -- When Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers beat the Boston Celtics in the 2010 NBA Finals to secure Bryant's fifth championship, he famously framed the accomplishment by saying, "I got one more than Shaq," referring to Shaquille O'Neal's four rings.

Bryant was able to one-up O'Neal again Monday as he passed his former teammate for fifth place on the NBA's all-time scoring list in the second quarter of the Lakers' game against the Philadelphia 76ers.

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