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The Los Angeles Lakers defeated the Dallas Mavericks on Sunday showdown in the NBA, in what happened to be another career milestone achievement for superstar LeBron James.

During the 108-95 win for Lakers, James recorded 13 points and 13 assists at Staples Center, and became the ninth player in NBA history to have 9,000 career assists.

Turning 35-years-old on Monday, James is now the only NBA player in history to record 9,000 career assists and 9,000 career rebounds.

Among the NBA’s active players, James is currently ranked second with 9,009 assists.

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