Harden gets 50-point triple-double in win vs. Lakers
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Houston Rockets superstar James Harden finished with 50 points, 10 boards, and 11 assists in a 126-111 win over the Los Angeles Lakers.

It's the fourth 50-point triple-double of Harden's career, surpassing Russell Westbrook for most in NBA history.

Harden managed to hit the half century mark on 26 shots and hit 18 of 19 free throws.

Player  Date Points Rebounds Assists
Elgin Baylor 12/13/61 52 25 10
2/13/63 50 15 11
Richie Guerin 2/25/62 50 11 13
Wilt Chamberlain 2/13/63 51 29 11
  3/18/68 53 32 14
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 1/19/75 50 15 11
Russell Westbrook 10/28/16 51 13 10
3/29/17 57 13 11
4/9/17 50 16 10
James Harden 12/31/16 53 16 17
1/27/17 51 13 13
1/30/18 60 10 11
12/13/18 50 10 11

The reigning MVP remains the lone player with a 60-point triple-double.

It's Harden's second 50-point game of the regular season, raising the league total to nine through two months. He previously scored a season-high 54 points in an overtime loss to the Washington Wizards.

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