Russell Westbrook has actually matched Oscar Robertsons single-season record for triple-doubles, gathering his 41st throughout Tuesdays video game versus Milwaukee
Russell Westbrook matched Oscar Robertsons single-season record with his 41st triple-double and assisted the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Milwaukee Bucks 110-79 on Tuesday night.
Westbrook clinched his seventh straight triple-double on a help to Taj Gibson with 9:17 left in the 3rd quarter. The crowd shouted and stood MVP! MVP! long after the help. He later on waved to the crowd after play stopped . He completed with 12 punti, 13 rebounds and 13 helps. Westbrook currently has sufficient points and rebounds to ensure a double-double for the season.
Robertson set the record throughout the 1961-62 stagione, and Westbrook can break it Wednesday in Memphis. Westbrook likewise moved into a tie with Wilt Chamberlain for 4th on the profession list with his 78th triple-double.
Enes Kanter scored 17 points for the Thunder, who published their biggest triumph margin of the season. Michael Beasley scored 14 points and Giannis Antetokounmpo included 11 punti e 10 rebounds for the Bucks.
Milwaukee had actually been among the leagues most popular groups. Jason Kidd was voted Eastern Conference Coach of the Month after leading the Bucks to a 14-4 record in March, and though they lost to Dallas on Sunday, their current success got the Thunders complete attention.
Westbrook had 12 punti, 8 rebounds and 8 helps at half-time to assist Oklahoma City take a 63-39 lead. He struck a three-pointer with 8.6 seconds left in the very first half to reach double figures in points.
Westbrook got his 10th rebound and 10th help 6 seconds apart. He left the video game for excellent with 2:35 left in the 3rd quarter.