Washington Wizards (34-38, eighth in the Eastern Conference during the regular season) vs. Boston Celtics (36-36, seventh in the Eastern Conference during the regular season) Boston; Tuesday, 9 p.m. EDT PLAY-IN GAME: Boston and Washington meet to decide the seventh seed in the Eastern Conference. BOTTOM LINE: The Boston Celtics and the Washington Wizards square off in the NBA Playoffs Play-In Tournament.
Leaguewide, Westbrook helped the NBA set a record this season with 142 triple-doubles. The previous leaguewide mark was 127, two seasons ago. Over the last five seasons, there have been 594 triple-doubles — basically as many as there were in the previous 16 seasons combined.
The play-in tournament is set to start Tuesday night with four Eastern Conference teams squaring off.