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NBA 2021-2022 Notable Occurrences

Name the NBA players (and coaches) that have reaches notable achievements and/or milestones during the 2021-2022 season. Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2021%E2%80%9322_NBA_season#Notable_occurrences
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Notable Occurrence
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8/6/21
Largest contract for an undrafted player ever ($90M)
Duncan Robinson
8/10/21
Largest rookie contract extension ever ($207M)
Luka Dončić
10/20/21
First player since the shot clock was introduced to make ten or more field goals without a miss in a season opener
Jarrett Allen
Sacramento Kings' all-time 3-point scoring leader
Buddy Hield
10/22/21
4th place on the NBA all-time 3-point scoring list
James Harden
First player to shoot a perfect 10-10 from the 3-point line in the first two games of the season
Patty Mills
First player to record a triple-double for three different teams before the age of 24
Lonzo Ball
First player to reach 20,000 career points and 10,000 career assists
Chris Paul
10/23/21
First player in Miami Heat franchise history to record at least 30 points and 10 rebounds off the bench
Tyler Herro
10/24/21
First player in Houston Rockets franchise history to record at least 30 points and 8 three-pointers as a rookie
Jalen Green
9th place on the NBA all-time scoring list
Carmelo Anthony
10/25/21
Passed Michael Jordan for fourth place on the Bulls' all-time 3-point scoring list
Zach LaVine
First player in Memphis Grizzlies franchise history to record at least 40 points and 10 assists in one game
Ja Morant
10/27/21
Passed Jason Kidd to become the Brooklyn Nets' all-time leader in 3-pointers made
Joe Harris
11/02/21
Passed Steve Nash for third place on the NBA all-time assist list
Chris Paul
11/06/21
10th coach in NBA history to reach 1,000 wins
Doc Rivers
11/24/21
25th place on the NBA all-time scoring list
Kevin Durant
12/04/21
Fastest player to hit 600 three-pointers
Duncan Robinson
12/09/21
Fifth player in NBA history to reach 100 career triple-doubles
LeBron James
12/14/21
NBA all-time three-pointers made leader
Stephen Curry
12/17/21
Fastest player in NBA history to reach 150 three-pointers
12/27/21
First player in NBA history to surpass 3,000 made three-pointers
First player in NBA history to record a stat line of at least 24 points, 17 rebounds, six assists, four blocks, and four three-pointers
Nikola Vucevic
Second player in NBA history to record a double-double whilst going scoreless
Josh Giddey
12/28/21
Third player in NBA history to surpass 36,000 career points
LeBron James
Youngest player in NBA history to surpass 36,000 career points
12/31/21
First player in NBA history to record a triple-double, five blocks, and shooting 100% from the field since 1983
Robert Williams III
1/1/22
Second player in NBA history to record 40 points and zero turnovers in a game at age 35 or older
LeBron James
First player to record at least 40 points, ten rebounds, and five threes in 30 minutes or less
Most consecutive games making at least one three-pointer
Stephen Curry
1/2/22
Youngest player in NBA history to record a triple-double
Josh Giddey
Youngest player in NBA history to lead all players in points, rebounds, and assists in one game
1/3/22
Oldest player to average 25+ points per game
LeBron James
Fourth all-time free throws made
1/5/22
Snapped the longest streak of consecutive games with a turnover since they have been first recorded
Russell Westbrook
1/7/22
Oldest player in NBA history to record at least 25 points in ten straight games
LeBron James
Tenth all-time in career steals
1/9/22
Played his first game after missing 941 days
Klay Thompson
Seventh all-time in career assists
LeBron James
1/13/22
first player in NBA history to record a 30–12–11 triple-double in less than 30 minutes
G. Antetokounmpo
First player to record multiple 30-point triple-doubles in 30 minutes
18th place for all-time in career triple-doubles
1/15/22
Most three-point field goals missed
James Harden
1/20/22
Second lowest time needed to score at least 50 points in the shot clock era
Joel Embiid
One of three players in the Philadelphia 76ers' franchise history with multiple 50-point games
Recorded a double-double with least 50 points and 10 rebounds in the fewest minutes of any NBA player since 1955
Fifth player in NBA history to record at least 30,000 career points and 10,000 career rebounds
LeBron James
First player to record at least 30,000 career points, 10,000 career rebounds, and 9,000 career assists
Most games with at least 20 points and 10 assists with 0 turnovers
Chris Paul
1/21/22
Tenth all-time in rebounds
Dwight Howard
1/23/22
Fourth player in NBA history to record at least 50 points, ten assists, five rebounds, and nine three-pointers in a game
Jayson Tatum
Fourth pair of teammates in NBA history to record at least one 50-point, ten rebound game in the same season
Jaylen Brown
First place on the Miami Heat all-time triple-doubles list
Jimmy Butler
First player in NBA history to win a game while missing twelve or more three-pointers, and making only one
Stephen Curry
1/25/22
First player in NBA history to record at least 5,000 rebounds and 3,000 assists within their first 500 career games
Nikola Jokić
First player in NBA history to record a stat line of at least 40 points, nine rebounds, three blocks, three steals, and five three-pointers in a single game
Anthony Edwards
Second player to score 40 points without an assist at 20 years old or younger
1/26/22
Fourth player in NBA history to record at least ten three-pointers coming off the bench
Kelly Oubre Jr.
2/1/22
Fourth teenager in NBA history to have record 500 points, 200 rebounds, and 200 assists in his first 45 career games
Josh Giddey
First player in NBA history to have five straight 30-point games after having fewer than five total games in more than 100 career games entering this streak
Gary Trent Jr.
2/4/22
First coach in NBA history to win 1,500 games, including the regular season and playoffs
Gregg Popovich
2/8/22
First time in NBA history that three players have reached 20 straight games recording at least 25 points
G. Antetokounmpo
LeBron James
Joel Embiid
2/12/22
Most combined points in regular season and playoffs
LeBron James
Tied Michael Jordan's franchise record with the Bulls of five straight games with at least 35 points
DeMar DeRozan
Won his 1,332nd regular season game as head coach, tying Lenny Wilkens for second place all-time
Gregg Popovich
Fifth player in NBA history to have multiple seasons recording 15 or more triple-doubles
Nikola Jokić
2/15/22
Youngest player in NBA history to record a triple-double in consecutive games
Josh Giddey
Youngest player in NBA history to both record a 20-point triple-double
2/16/22
Most consecutive 35-point games while shooting 50 percent from the field, breaking a tie with Wilt Chamberlain
DeMar DeRozan
All-time leader in games played off the bench with 985
Lou Williams
2/17/22
Fastest player in NBA history to record 700 three-pointers
Duncan Robinson
2/20/22
Most three-pointers made in an All-Star quarter (6), half (8), and game (16)
Stephen Curry
2/24/22
Seventh player in NBA history with eight straight 35-point games
DeMar DeRozan
3/4/22
Fewest minutes in a 30-point game in Nuggets franchise history
DeMarcus Cousins
Tied Freeman Williams for most 30-point games in 35 minutes or fewer
3/5/22
Fourth NBA player to record a 50-point game at the age of 37
LeBron James
Second-most points scored by a player in NBA history after turning 35 years old
Oldest player to record 55 points and 10 rebounds in a game
First Laker to record 55 points and 10 rebounds in a game since Shaquille O'Neal in 2000
First player in NBA history to have a 50-point game before turning 21 and after turning 35
Second player after Jordan to record a 50-point game in three different decades
Second all-time minutes played
3/6/22
First player in NBA history to make at least eleven three-pointers in a game while not making a two-point field goal
Bojan Bodganović
23rd player in NBA history to record 25,000 career points
Kevin Durant
3/11/22
Most regular season wins as head coach in NBA history
Gregg Popovich
Oldest player to have multiple 50-point games in a season
LeBron James
First Lakers player since Kobe Bryant in April 2007 to have back-to-back 50-point home games
3/13/22
Seventh player in NBA history to record 10,000 assists
First player with 30,000 points, 10,000 assists, and 10,000 rebounds
3/14/22
First time in NBA history that three players recorded 45+ point games in one day
Karl-Anthony Towns
Stephen Curry
Trae Young
Passed Mo Williams for the Timberwolves franchise record for most points in a single game
Karl-Anthony Towns
Sixth player in NBA history to secure a 60-point, 15-rebound game
3/15/22
Passed Deron Williams for the Nets franchise record for most points in a single game
Kyrie Irving
First teammates to score 50+ points in consecutive games
Kevin Durant
Kyrie Irving
3/19/22
Passed Karl Malone for second place as the NBA all-time scoring leader
LeBron James
3/31/22
Passed Kareem Abdul-Jabbar to become the all-time scoring leader in Bucks franchise history
G. Antetokounmpo
4/7/22
Became the first player in NBA history to tally at least 2,000 points, 1,000 rebounds, and 500 assists in a season
Nikola Jokić
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Apr 4, 2022
Good quiz but a little more time would be nice couldn’t even read them all and think