Russell Westbrook of the Washington Wizards (Getty Photos through AFP)
LOS ANGELES – Washington’s Russell Westbrook notched the 181st triple-double of his profession on Saturday, tying Oscar Robertson for essentially the most in NBA historical past.
Westbrook matched Robertson together with his tenth help of the night time within the third quarter of the Wizards’ sport in opposition to the Indiana pacers in Indianapolis.
Via three quarters Westbrook had 24 factors, 12 rebounds and 10 assists, however the Wizards trailed 101-92.
It’s not the primary time Westbrook has etched his title alongside that of Robertson, who performed within the NBA from 1960-74.
Westbrook was taking part in for the Oklahoma Metropolis Thunder in 2017 when he broke Robertson’s single-season file with 42 triple-doubles — recording double digits in three main statistical classes in a feat that has turn into a measuring stick of all-around excellence.
Los Angeles Lakers nice Magic Johnson is third on the NBA’s all-time triple-double checklist with 138 and Jason Kidd is fourth on 107.
Present Lakers famous person LeBron James is the one different energetic participant within the high 5 with 99 profession triple-doubles.
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