Magic Johnson recorded his first career Finals triple-double, as a rookie, in Game 6 of the 1980 NBA Finals against the Philadelphia 76ers.
At the end of his career, after 50 Finals games, Johnson finished with an NBA record 8 triple-doubles.
That record was broken 26 years later by LeBron James in Game 4 of the 2017 NBA Finals.
A year later, the King extended his lead atop the list with another triple-double in Game 3 of the 2018 NBA Finals.
Here's the complete list of players with multiple NBA Finals triple-doubles:
|Player||NBA Finals games||Finals triple-doubles|
A total of 12 players have one Finals triple-double to their name - Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant, Charles Barkley, Scottie Pippen, Jason Kidd, James Worthy, Tim Duncan, Rajon Rondo, Dave Cowens, Wes Unseld, Jerry West, and Elgin Baylor.