James pulls within 63 of breaking Abdul-Jabbar’s NBA record

Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James (6) looks to pass over Indiana Pacers guard Buddy Hield (24) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Indianapolis on Thursday. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

INDIANAPOLIS — LeBron James had 26 points, seven rebounds and seven assists and pulled within 63 points of becoming the NBA’s career scoring leader as the Los Angeles Lakers rallied to beat the Indiana Pacers 112-111 on Thursday night.