triple-double

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trip·le-doub·le

(trĭp′əl-dŭb′əl)
n. Basketball
The achievement of double-digit totals in three categories, especially in scoring, rebounds, and assists, by a single player in one game.
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tri′ple-dou′ble


n.
a score in a basketball game of at least ten points, ten rebounds, and ten assists by a single player.
[1985–90]
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Playing at home, Amchit dominated from start to finish, leaving Tadamon with no chance as Khatib scored 23 points alone in the first half, while Massey was on his way to a second triple double of the season, after the first was recorded by Sagesse's point guard Rodrigue Akl.
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LeBron James a joue les sauveurs mercredi pour Miami face a Indiana en realisant un triple double et en marquant le panier de la victoire du Heat en prolongation (103-102), au buzzer.
Trey Moore narrowly missed a rare triple double bagging 29 points, 11 assists and nine rebounds as the Bullets battled in vain.
Turner, who averaged a triple double (29 points, 11 rebounds and 10 steals) last season as a senior at Amphitheatre High in Tucson, had five points, three steals, one assist and one rebound while averaging four minutes in six games as a reserve for the Ducks.
It was the 5-foot-11 Hubalde's first triple double and only the sixth in the 26-team league divided into the North and South divisions.
Last year's top rookie became the first player to produce a triple double in 12 years as he collected 15 points, 12 rebounds and 12 assists for the Fighting Maroons, who used a strong finishing kick to subdue the Warriors for their fourth win in nine games for a share of fifth spot.
Elsewhere, Australian Ben Simmons became the first rookie since 1980 with a triple double in a playoff game, helping spark the Philadelphia 76ers over the Miami Heat 106-102.
A Los Angeles, Kobe Bryant a signe le 19e triple double de sa carriere pour mener les Lakers au succes face a Dallas (101-81).
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Letran Bong Quinto submitted his first career triple double as Letran whipped Mapua, 84-63, in the other game.
Russell Westbrook became the first player in NBA history to average a triple double in multiple seasons as the Oklahoma City Thunder defeated the Memphis Grizzlies 137-123 on Wednesday.