The astonishing stats behind Westbrook's 100 triple-doubles

From ESPN - March 13, 2018

Russell Westbrook is the fourth member of the NBA's 100 triple-double club, joining Oscar Robertson (181), Magic Johnson (138) and Jason Kidd (107). Here's a look at the stats behind Westbrook's triple-double domination:

Few teams can compete with Westbrook

Since coming into the league in 2008-09, Westbrook has more than twice as many triple-doubles as any other franchise. And looking beyond the scope of Westbrook's career, he has more triple-doubles than 23 of the other 29 active franchises do ... all-time!

Only the Sacramento Kings (267), Los Angeles Lakers (258), Boston Celtics (203), Philadelphia 76ers (140), Golden State Warriors (128) and Brooklyn Nets (104) have more than Westbrook's 100.

When it comes to fending against a Westbrook triple-double, no team is safe -- except the Thunder, of course.

Westbrook has notched a triple-double against each of the other 29 franchises, something no other player in history has done (Kidd, with 28, and LeBron James, with 27, rank second and third).

Westbrook's triple-doubles have skyrocketed post-KD

In his first season playing without former teammate Kevin Durant, who signed with the Warriors following the 2015-16 season, Westbrook had more triple-doubles (42) than he did in his first eight seasons combined (37).

Steven Adams, triple-double sidekick

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