Russell Westbrook broke an incredible record in the NBA, which was held 60 years: video

Расселл Уэстбрук побил невероятный рекорд НБА, который держался с 60-х годов: видео

Playmaker “Oklahoma” Russell Westbrook broke the record of the legendary Wilt Chamberlain. Basketball player became the author of the longest series of triple-double in NBA history.

In the match against “Portland” Westbrook scored the tenth triple-double in a row. The player scored 21 points, made 14 rebounds and 11 assists. Thus he broke the record of Wilt Chamberlain in nine consecutive games with a triple-double, which he set in the season 1967/1968.

While Westbrook was twice close to beat the record of Chamberlain. In 2016/2017 season he was twice stopped on a mark in seven matches.

What is a triple double
English Triple-double is literally a triple double. So in basketball describe the achievements of the player, who had a double-digit per game a total score of three of the main statistical indicators. Basic statistics – points, rebounds, assists, steals, blockdata. Most often triple-double is “points + rebounds + assists”, although sometimes there are others of his species.