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NBA: Histrica Ionescu: First triple-double with 30 points in the WNBA

EITHERanother game and another performance for the history of the player of the New York Liberty, sabrina ionscu. Leading his team to victory, 116-107 over the Las Vegas Aces, Ionescu signed the best game of his young career with 31 points, 13 rebounds and 10 assists. It is the first 30-point triple-double in WNBA history.

The previous record for points in a TD was held by the legendary Lisa Leslie with 29 points, 15 rebounds and 10 blocks, achieved in 2004. Ionescu’s best scoring record in a triple-double was 27 and 26 points. no other player in the entire history of the WNBA he has achieved a triple-double with 20 or more points.

Against the Aces, Ionescu manages his second triple-double so far this season and the third of his career, equaling Candace Parker with the absolute record. The two players are the only ones who have achieved more than one triple-double in the same season and both have done so in 2022.

In the process of putting up those 31 points, 13 rebounds and 10 assists, Ionescu had a magnificent shooting day going 10 for 13 which includes his career-high 7-for-8 3-point shooting. In addition, he signed the first triple-double in WNBA history without committing a loss.

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