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King of Double-Doubles: Domantas Sabonis’ Unprecedented Streak in the NBA

Sabonis Achieves NBA Milestone with Double-Double in Kings-76ers Game

King of Double-Doubles: Domantas Sabonis’ Unprecedented Streak in the NBA

NBA history was made by Kings center Domantas Sabonis in a game against the Philadelphia 76ers at Golden 1 Center. Despite not being an All-Star, Sabonis has been recording double-doubles at an impressive rate. In fact, he has the longest streak of double-doubles since the NBA/ABA merger in 1976-77, with his 54th consecutive double-double on Monday and his 67th of the current NBA season.

Sabonis is also leading the league in triple-doubles, double-doubles, and rebounds this season, averaging an astonishing 13.7 rebounds per game. His recent performance in Sacramento’s win over the Orlando Magic tied Kevin Love’s 53-game streak from 2010-11. Only four players in NBA history have longer streaks than Sabonis, including legends like Wilt Chamberlain, Elvin Hayes, Elgin Baylor, and Walt Bellamy.

Despite not being an All-Star, Sabonis continues to impress with his consistent double-double performances. He has played in all 71 of Sacramento’s games this season and has a chance to extend his streak to 65 games, ranking him ninth in the all-time list behind Chamberlain, Bellama

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