In the November 1974 Word Ways, Ralph Beaman constructed a Scrabble game scoring 5609 points, assuming that any combination of letters formed a word. Using the diagram below, Stephen Root devised a game scoring 5874 points. By rearranging Stephen Root's moves, Charles F. Brown of Albuquerque raised the score two more points, to 5876.
Root, Stephen C.
"No-Dictionary Scrabble Revisited,"
Word Ways: Vol. 16
, Article 13.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.butler.edu/wordways/vol16/iss1/13