Twentieth triple-double of NBA season for Westbrook
Russell Westbrook in the night from Sunday to Monday with his twentieth ‘triple-double’ of the season a significant share in the 122-118 victory of Oklahoma City Thunder at Sacramento Kings.
Westbrook led Oklahoma City Thunder with 36 points, ten assists, and eleven rebounds along Sacramento Kings, which he, once again, the double grades in the three most important statistical categories.
In his NBA career, the 28-year-old Westbrook is now 56 triple-doubles to his name. In the sixties and seventies drew Oscar Robertson’s record of 181 triple-doubles.
In 1962 Robertson’s 41 triple-doubles in a single season, still a record.
James Harden was Monday, good for a triple-double in the Houston Rockets. He had 22 points, eleven assists, and eleven rebounds an important share in the victory at Brooklyn Nets (137-112).
Harden recorded his twelfth triple-double of the season. He got on top of that, the Rockets after two defeats, a victory could celebrate.
Toronto Raptors, the number two in the Eastern Conference, recorded at New York Knicks the 27th victory of the season, 116-101.