Star player LeBron James of the American basketball club Los Angeles Lakers are in great shape. For the second time in two days, he was credited with a triple-double.
James provided 25 points, 12 rebounds and 12 assists in the home game against Minnesota Timberwolves (137-121). It was his 99th double-digit trio in his NBA career.
On Monday, James was also the big man in the game with Golden State Warriors (128-97). In that game, he was good for 22 points, 10 rebounds and 11 assists. The third and last time James registered a triple-double in three games in a row was in November 2019.
James could become the fifth player in American professional league NBA history to reach 100 with a triple-double. Oscar Robertson (181), Russell Westbrook (157), Magic Johnson (138) and Jason Kidd (107) preceded him.
LA Lakers, the titleholder in the NBA, is in third place in the Western Conference, with 27 wins and 13 defeats. James’s team will play at home against Charlotte Hornets on Thursday.