Whether it’s a monumental milestone or an interesting occurrence, here are the top sports facts to know from November 13, 2019
The numbers he is putting up are unheard of in this era.
— NBA.com/Stats (@nbastats) November 14, 2019
Since joining the Rockets in 2012-13, James Harden has 81 40-point games, more than double that of the next-closest player in that span (Russell Westbrook, who has 40). #OneMission
📊 https://t.co/xS225JU2YH pic.twitter.com/JC3jQ7Plyq
— StatMuse (@statmuse) November 14, 2019
James Harden had 47 points and 7 assists tonight against the Clippers.
Harden is the 3rd player in NBA history with at least 70 career 40-point, 5-assist games, joining Michael Jordan (96) and Oscar Robertson (75). h/t @EliasSports pic.twitter.com/vIz1GQgOfc
— ESPN Stats & Info (@ESPNStatsInfo) November 14, 2019
Dame & AI are certified legends.
Damian Lillard of the @trailblazers had 9 points tonight, ending his double-figure scoring streak (reg & post) at 254 consecutive games.
It was tied with Allen Iverson (254 straight from 2003-07) for the longest streak in NBA history by a player under 6-foot-5.#RipCity
— Stats By STATS (@StatsBySTATS) November 14, 2019
The @astros' Justin Verlander is the second pitcher to throw a no-hitter and win the American League Cy Young Award in the same season.— Stats By STATS (@StatsBySTATS) November 14, 2019
The first: also Verlander in 2011.
Justin Verlander wins his 2nd career AL Cy Young Award.— ESPN Stats & Info (@ESPNStatsInfo) November 13, 2019
Verlander's career accolades now include an MVP, 2 Cy Young Awards, and a Rookie of the Year.
Only Pedro Martínez in 2000 had a better single season WHIP than Verlander among qualifying pitchers over the last 100 seasons. pic.twitter.com/PDnOwB5kAz
Jacob deGrom’s peak of his career is up there with almost any pitcher in history.
— MLB Stats (@MLBStats) November 14, 2019
— MLB Stats (@MLBStats) November 13, 2019
Jacob deGrom has won his 2nd straight NL Cy Young Award.
He’s one of 6 players ever to post consecutive seasons with at least 250 strikeouts and an ERA below 2.50.
The other 5 pitchers are all in the Hall of Fame, and 4 of the 6 won consecutive Cy Youngs during their span. pic.twitter.com/qxa7x2vtVP
— ESPN Stats & Info (@ESPNStatsInfo) November 13, 2019
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