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LeBron James Passes Moses Malone For No. 8 On All-Time Scoring List

LeBron James walking onto the court in his black Cleveland Cavaliers uniform.

PHOENIX, AZ - MARCH 13: LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers walks onto the court during the first half of the NBA game against the Phoenix Suns at Talking Stick Resort Arena on March 13, 2018 in Phoenix, Arizona. The Cavaliers defeated the Suns 129-107. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

LeBron James moved up the NBA's all-time scoring list.

He's called "the King" for a reason. Since entering the league in 2003, James has dominated opponents. Now, he's working his way to becoming the most prolific scorer in the NBA.

LeBron started his assault on the NBA's top-10 all-time scoring list this year. Just 25 games into the 2016-2017 season and James is already up to No. 8 on the list. Oh, and he's passed a few NBA legends on his way.

LeBron passed Elvin Hayes earlier this year, and now the NBA's best player can add another legend to the list, Moses Malone. Up next? Shaquille O'Neal. This time, however, it might take LeBron a little longer to pass Shaq. The center holds a handsome 1,000-point advantage on the King.

Should LeBron continue his season average of 25.3 points per game, the Cavs star should pass Shaq by the end of the season for No. 7 on the all-time scoring list.