The Lakers star has topped the ranking since the start of the 2008-09 season and also leads sales in Europe and China.
Leave it to Kobe Bryant to dominate the court in game 5 against the Oklahoma Thunder tuesday night at the Staples Center.
The Thunder evened the first-round series against the Los Angeles Lakers with a 110-89 victory in Game 4 on Saturday night.
Bryant passed Jerry West's mark of 4,457 postseason points with a 16-foot jumper.
Los Angeles beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 95-92 on Tuesday night to take a 2-0 lead in their Western Conference playoff series.
Kobe Bryant had 21 points on 6-of-19 shooting and Gasol scored 19 points, with Bynum adding 13.