Russell Westbrook on triple-double mark: ‘An unbelievable second’ | NBA


Russell Westbrook mirrored on his historic 10th consecutive triple-double within the Thunder’s victory Monday over the Path Blazers as “an unbelievable second.”

The eight-time NBA All-Star eclipsed Wilt Chamberlain’s long-standing file of 9 straight in one other impressed show.

Westbrook was given a standing ovation when he achieved the feat with an help to Paul George within the ultimate quarter of a 120-111 win.

The 2016-17 MVP savored the second in a contest which he completed with 21 factors, 14 rebounds and 11 assists.

“Undoubtedly an unbelievable second,” Westbrook stated. “I do not know, as a result of actually, bro, I do know what I am able to doing, and I simply exit and compete and no matter occurs, occurs, man.

“I by no means even dreamed of enjoying within the NBA or standing right here speaking to you guys. So every second is a blessing for me. Every time I get to stroll into this locker room and see my identify up there, it is a blessing for me.

“That is an unbelievable second in of itself. Simply to have the ability to get up and be capable to have a job, have a jersey, have a reputation in your again, as a result of to me that is a blessing itself and one thing I by no means even dreamed about as a child.”

Westbrook and Paul George additionally made historical past by turning into the primary teammates in NBA historical past to attain a 20-point triple-double in the identical sport.

George poured in 47 factors, with 10 assists and 12 rebounds.

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