.New York, NY, USA
Russell Westbrook wrote his way into NBA history on Monday, bagging the 182nd triple-double of his career to break Oscar Robertson's record. (Photo credit: Twitter/@NBA)

  • Washington Wizards star Russell Westbrook sealed his record-breaking triple with 8min 33sec
  • It was Westbrook's 36th triple of a season in which he is already assured of averaging a triple-double per game
  • Russell Westbrook has averaged a triple-double per game in four of the last five seasons

.Indianapolis, IN, USA
Russell Westbrook is a nine-time NBA All star.(Photo credit: Twitter/ @NBA)

  • Russell Westbrook notched the 181st triple-double of his career on Saturday
  • With the feat, he tied with Oscar Robertson for the most triple-double in NBA's history
  • Westbrook finished with 33 points, 19 rebounds and 15 assists in the Saturday game

.Brooklyn, NY, USA
LaMarcus Aldridge is a seven-time NBA All-Star. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@aldridge_12)

  • LaMarcus Aldridge experienced an irregular heartbeat during a match last Saturday
  • He had a medical evaluation at a hospital on Sunday
  • "Now it is time to put my health and family first," Aldridge wrote

.Los Angeles, CA, USA
NBA MVP Joel Embiid missed last Sunday's All Star Game due to COVID-19 restrictions. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@sixers)

  • Philadelphia 76ers star Joel Embid was playing his first game after receiving a negative test for COVID-19 earlier Friday
  • Philadelphia beat the Washington Wizards 127-101 to stay atop the Eastern Conference 
  • Los Angeles Lakers beat the Indiana Pacers 105-100 for their fourth win in the last 11 games

.Brooklyn, NY, USA
Blake Griffin has been a six-time All Star (Photo Credit: Instagram @

  • The arrival of the six-time All-Star gives Nets coach Steve Nash another option to complement Nets stars
  • Griffin reportedly forfeited $13.3 million in order to secure his early exit from the Pistons
  • Griffin has played in 642 games across 11 seasons

.Atlanta, GA, USA
Two-time NBA MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo captured the Kobe Bryant MVP Award . (Photo Credit: AFP)

  • LeBron James improved to 4-0 as an NBA All-Star Game captain with a 170-150 win over Team Durant
  • Giannis Antetokounmpo's 16-for-16 game easily eclipsed the previous All-Star record
  • Damian Lillard nailed a game-ending three pointer from just inside half court

.Atlanta, GA, USA
.Atlanta, GA, USA
All Star teams drafted by LeBron James remain unbeaten. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@lalakers)

  • Team LeBron beat Team Durant 170-150 at the State Farm Arena in Atlanta
  • Team LeBron’s Giannis Antetokounmpo led the scores with with 35 points
  • Damian Lillard scored 32 points and the game-winning three-pointer

.Atlanta, GA, USA
Anfernee Simons is currently in his third NBA season. (Photo Credit: AFP)

  • The number of participants for the slam dunk contest has been reduced to three this year
  • Obi Toppin and Cassius Stanley were the other participants of the contest 
  • Team LeBron won the first quarter by one point and the second quarter 60-41

.Atlanta, GA, USA
Stephen Curry scored 31 points in the first round and 28 points in the final round. (Photo credit: Instagram/StephenCurry30)

  • Stephen Curry won the prize for the second time in his his seventh appearance
  • He scored 31 points in the first round and 28 points in the final round to claim the victory
  • Utah Jazz guard Mike Conley came very close with 27 points in the final round