Originally Posted by griffmoney1784
so instead of missing 15... say he misses double that... 30 games... dude would just have to come back one more year at age 38 and average anything over 5 points a game to get the record... its a done deal man... its 100% he gets the record if he wants it
You and I just have different definitions of "done deal."
Your projections are both optimistic for games played and points per game.
I'm not saying he doesn't have a chance, but it's way premature to act like he has anything more than a chance at this point.
5 years is a long time. 5 years ago people thought investing in mortgages was a good deal and that housing prices weren't going to come down.