CLEVELAND – LeBron James overtook Michael Jordan on Friday night for at least 10 consecutive games for the 867th consecutive win in the Cavaliers' victory over the New Orleans Pelicans (107-102).
James reached the mark early, throwing a two-handed dunk at 5:59 in the first quarter to give the Cavaliers star 11 points for the game.
He was stood and applauded during a brief break in the game as the crowd at Quicken's beloved Loans Arena, to which Justin Timberlake also belonged.
James spoke on Friday morning about the run after the shootout.
"It's not like I'd say I want to be number 1 at 10 points, double-digit or sequential games or whatever, but at any time like a statistical category, and I can do that I mean, it's pretty incredible, "he said. "I think it was 11 years ago that I did this feat, so I could take care of my body, that's one and I was with some great teammates and coaches and two organizations together allowed me to be, who I am, so that's two, and just go out and play for the joy of the game.
"So Mike being able to tie the last game and have a chance of setting the record this evening is a pretty cool one Power. The last time that James did not score at least 10 points in a game was January 5, 2007. He had eight points in a 3:13 shooting that night in a Cavs victory over the Milwaukee Bucks, Jordan's streak lasted from March 1986 through December 2001.
LeBron James has another Michael Jordan milestone behind him, but there is still so much more to Streak's records than just 10 points every night for 11 years.  "The Chosen One" did justice to the hype like no basketball star before him, a And there's no one else like him.
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is third in Amongst the active players is James Harden behind James (257) and DeMarcus Cousins is third after ESPN Stats & Information (162).
James has a considerable advantage over his current one Competition, but he does not think so A plate is inviolable.
"I think plates should always be broken," said 33-year-old James. "At the end of the day, I think many people did not believe that Mike's record would ever be broken, so who should I say mine will not be …"
James reached another milestone. He scored 27 points, connecting Kobe Bryant for the third-most 20-point games in league history, at 941.
And another brand is within reach for James. The next time James scores at least 30 points, he ties Abdul-Jabbar (429) for the fifth-highest 30-point league games.