Christmas time is just right around the corner and what does that mean? Basketball on Christmas! There have been several hellacious performances in recent memory on Christmas day involving the likes of Kobe Bryant, LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony, and more. With Cleveland and Golden State going toe-to-toe this year on Christmas day, we take a a look back at some of the most memorable performances on Santa’s big day.
Check Out the Best NBA Christmas Game Performances
Tracy McGrady Drops 46 Points on the Detroit Pistons (2002)
Tracy McGrady dogged the vastly superior Detroit Pistons on his own, when he scorched them for 46 points in 104-99 victory.
T-Mac Strikes Again With 41 Points Vs. LeBron James (2003)
Once again, T-Mac’s scoring prowess was on display, this time against a rookie in LeBron James. In this heated battle, T-Mac 41 points outperformed LeBron’s 34.