Triple double: when a player scores double-digits in 3 categories during one game (points, assists and rebounds are most common, but it can also be blocks or steals); a sign of great versatility.
Triple Double - When a player completes a game with double-digit figures in any 3 of the following offensive categories: points scored, assists, rebounds, steals, or blocked shots.
Triple double refers to basketball statistics in which 3/5 of the stats are recorded. At least 10 points, 10 rebounds, 10 steals, 10 blocks or 10 assists are recorded by one p…layer in one game. (MORE)
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The term "triple double" means that you achieve double digit stats in three different categories. For example: 21 points, 11 rebounds, and 13 assists would be a triple-double. If you achieve double digit stats in two categories it's considered a "double double".
quadruple double: a triple double with double-digits scored in 4 categories. rebound: when a player grabs a ball that is coming off the rim or backboard after a shot attempt; see offensive rebound and defensive rebound.
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To record double digit figures in four different categories. See also triple double.
Quadruple Double - When a player racks up double-digit figures in four of five offensive categories (scoring, assists, blocked shots, steals or rebounds) during the course of a game. See also triple double.
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triple double = getting double figures in 3 different stat categories, most often points, rebounds, and assists .example: 20 points, 10 rebounds, 10 assists
trailer = an offensive player who 'trails' the fast break, can receive the pass for a better shot or follow the shot ...
See also: Double, Point, Basket, Steal, Assist