LeBron James, fifth player to reach 100 triple-doubles

LeBron James’ legacy continues to grow in the NBA …

On Thursday night during the game against the Memphis Grizzlies, the Los Angeles Lakers forward and leader became the fifth player in NBA history to reach 100 triple-doubles in his career.

According to data from ESPN Stats & InfoJames ranks sixth on the list of basketball players who have reached one hundred double digits. His teammate, Russell Westbrook leads that department with 189, followed by ‘Big O’, Oscar Robertson with 181; Magic Johnson added 138 in his career with yellow and purple, by Jason Kidd’s 107 and ‘El Rey’ 100.

James finished Thursday’s game with 20 points, 11 assists and 10 rebounds, however the Angelenos lost 108-95 to leave their mark at 13-13 (.500), marking the third time a LeBron team has posted .500 or worst in 26 games to join the Cavaliers in the 2007-08 and 2003-04 seasons.