Sport "blessed" Westbrook represents Triple Double Record of Robertson An
NBA leaders Jazz upstaged as Knicks and Wizards have streaks snapped
The Utah Jazz went down to the Minnesota Timberwolves, while the New York Knicks and Washington Wizards crashed back down to earth.Utah, who lost 101-96 to the Timberwolves on Saturday, led 104-103 with 6.4 seconds remaining on the road in Minneapolis.
Russell Westbrook wrote history again in the NBA. And could still rely on his teammates.
with 33 points, 19 rebounds and 15 assists at the victory of Washington Wizards against the Pacers in Indianapolis Westbrook brought the 181th triple-double of his career and thus introduced the record of the legendary Oscar Robertson.
"That's just incredible," Westbrook was pleased, who kept the game ball immediately in his hands: "I'm really blessed and just thankful to all on this journey." For the 32-year-olds it was the 35th triple double of the season at the 133: 132 after extension, 25 of them achieved in the last 32 games.
Westbrook already holds the top brand over most triple doubles in a season that previously also had Robertson. Already on Monday, the former OKC star at the Atkanta Hawks has the chance to surpass Robertson again.
in Indianapolis was Washington's Bradley Beal with 50 points Best Werfer's Party, National Isaac Bonga did not work. With victory, Washington pushed in the east past the ninth place past the Pacers.
Beal and Westbrook combine as Wizards earn playoff date with 76ers .
Bradley Beal and Russell Westbrook led the Washington Wizards past the Indiana Pacers 142-115 to earn the eighth seed in the east. Beal posted a game-high 25 points, while Westbrook added 18 points and 15 assists in a double-double display to end Indiana's season. A triple-double from Domantas Sabonis (19 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists) and Malcolm Brogdon's 24 points were not enough for the Pacers, who had won their opening play-in game against the Charlotte Hornets on Tuesday. pic.twitter.