Nba Triple Doubles Statistics

A triple-double in basketball occurs when a player records double-digit figures in three statistical categories (points, rebounds, assists) in a single game, with the expectation being that only a select few players achieve this feat consistently.

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"As of the end of the 2020-2021 season, the record for the most career triple-doubles in the regular season is held by Russell Westbrook, with 184."

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"In the 2019-2020 season, Luka Dončić led the NBA with 17 triple-doubles."

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"Magic Johnson holds the record for the most triple-doubles in the playoffs with 30."

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"Draymond Green made history in 2021 by posting the NBA's second "triple-double" without points, with 12 rebounds, 12 assists, and 10 steals."

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"The first NBA player to ever record a triple double was Dolph Schayes on February 8, 1951."

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"Russell Westbrook set the record for most triple-doubles in a season with 42, in the 2016-17 season."

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"At 19 years old, LaMelo Ball became the youngest player in NBA history to record a triple-double in 2021."

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"Jason Kidd holds the third spot for the most triple-doubles in regular-season career history with 107."

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"The only quadruple-double in NBA history was achieved by Hakeem Olajuwon in 1990, a triple-double with an added statistic (blocks, in his case)."

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"Markelle Fultz became the youngest player ever to record a triple-double in the playoffs, at age 22."

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"There were 127 triple-doubles achieved in the 2019-2020 NBA season."

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"Wilt Chamberlain had the most rebounds (55) in a triple-double game in 1960."

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"There have been fewer than 100 triple-doubles recorded in the NBA playoffs as of the end of 2020."

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"Lebron James became the first player in history to record a triple-double against every NBA team in 2019."

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"John Havlicek has the most number of triple-doubles among non-point guards, with 30."

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"Center Nikola Jokic led the Denver Nuggets with 16 triple-doubles in the 2018-2019 season."

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