After I wrote about worst single game stat lines out of curiosity and almost morally I had to check the other side: The Best Single Performance Box Score Stats in the Last 20 NBA Seasons.
Once again I used my old tool for searching through player’s game logs [over 8100 of them] from
Yahoo [Last 5 seasons] and basketballreference.com [previous 15 seasons] and two measures:
Game Score where the formula is PTS + 0.4 * FG – 0.7 * FGA – 0.4*(FTA – FT) + 0.7 * ORB + 0.3 * DRB + STL + 0.7 * AST + 0.7 * BLK – 0.4 * PF – TOV and Win Score which is calculated by the following equation: PTS + REB + STL + 1/2*BLK + 1/2*AST – FGA – 1/2*FTA – TO – 1/2*PF.
So who had The Best Stat Line in the Last 20 Regular Seasons?
Here’s a Top 25 for Single Game Stats according to Game Score:
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