The Longest Standing Unbroken Records in Sports History

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16. Most Career Rushing Yards: Emmitt Smith
> Record: 18,355 rushing yards
> Team(s): Dallas Cowboys, Arizona Cardinals
> Set in: 2004
> Next closest player: Walter Payton: 16,726 rushing yards

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17. Most Career Points: Wayne Gretzky
> Record: 2,857 points
> Team(s): Edmonton Oilers, Los Angeles Kings, New York Rangers
> Set in: 1999
> Next closest player: Jaromir Jagr: 1,921 points

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18. Most Points Per Game in a Season: Wilt Chamberlain
> Record: 50.4 points per game
> Team(s): Philadelphia Warriors
> Set in: 1961-1962
> Next closest player: Wilt Chamberlain: 44.8 points per game

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19. Most Career Blocks: Hakeem Olajuwon
> Record: 3,830 blocks
> Team(s): Houston Rockets
> Set in: 2002
> Next closest player: Dikembe Mutombo: 3,289 blocks

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20. Most Games Played: Martin Brodeur
> Record: 1,266 games
> Team(s): New Jersey Devils
> Set in: 2015
> Next closest player: Roberto Luongo: 1,044 games

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