Who scored the most points ever in a game of NBA basketball?
wilt chamberlain scored 100 pts all by himself
Wilt Chamberlain was the greatest basketball player of all time. He scored 100 points in a game on March 2, 1962 in Hershey, Pennsylvania. He was the only person to ever score 100 points in a single NBA game. The only person to ever come close is Kobe Bryant the second best basketball player to ever live scoring 81 points in 2006.