Russell Westbrook
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Russell Westbrook was one step away from making history as the Washington Wizards entered Monday’s matchup against the Atlanta Hawks.

Despite the Wizards’ close-fought loss (124-125), Westbrook recorded his 182nd triple-double to break Oscar Robertson’s record and become the NBA all-time leader in that category.

Several NBA players and pundits reacted to Westbrook’s milestone as he finished the game vs. Atlanta with 28 points, 21 assists and 13 rebounds.