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Westbrook continues to deal in Thunder loss to Phoenix

he Thunder are about to tip off one of their most-important games of the season. Less than a day from an overtime loss at Phoenix late Thursday night, Oklahoma City is back on the court. Like less than 20 hours after the loss.  In Portland. Against a really good Trail Blazers team. Serious question: Where does this Thunder team go now after losing 117-113 to the Suns? The Thunder...
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Russell Westbrook tweaks ankle during loss (VIDEO)

Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook was clearly in pain during the waning moments of the team’s 117-113 loss to the Phoenix Suns. Westbrook drove to the hoop with just seconds remaining in the game, and it appeared as if he was going to attempt a reverse layup. But he stepped on Markieff Morris’ foot and ...
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Russell Westbrook is surging into the MVP conversation

Not since the 1950’s has the NBA seen a team have consecutive MVP campaigns from two different players. Bob Cousy won it for the Boston...
Via Athlon Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Is Russell Westbrook a Legit MVP Candidate?

The Oklahoma City Thunder have been surging as of late as they are 9-1 in their last ten games. With them being out of playoff contention for most of the season, they are sitting comfortable in the 8th spot in the Western Conference seeding. Everyone knew that the Thunder would make a run for a playoff spot despite Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook being out due to injury at the...
Via The Front Office News
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Russell Westbrook Triple Double Leads Thunder Over Pacers

Russell Westbrook leads the Thunder to their 7th straight win. The Oklahoma City Thunder defeated the Indiana Pacers 105-92 on Tuesday night behind a Russell Westbrook triple double of 20 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists. Oklahoma City improved to 32-25 on the season with their 7th consecutive victory. Not being in the top 8 Western conference playoff picture all season going...
Via Basketball Bicker
2 days ago  |  Discuss

College coaches told Russell Westbrook to 'run track' versus basketball

Russell Westbrook is arguably the most dynamic player in the NBA, and this almost never came to be if he listened to the college coaches who recruited him. The post College Coaches Told Russell Westbrook To ‘Go Run Track’ Instead Of Playing Basketball appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
Via The Sports Fan Journal
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Snoop Dogg tries to recruit Russell Westbrook to Lakers

Nick Young has already begun efforts to recruit potential free agents to Los Angeles, having already talked to Goran Dragic during a game and setting his sights on Marc Gasol as well. Next up on the list of people trying to convince top talent to wear the purple & gold is rapper Snoop Dogg. Snoop...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Russell Westbrook Wins MVP Of NBA All-Star Game

Russell Westbrook Wins MVP of 2015 NBA All-Star Game Congrats to Russell Westbrook of the Oklahoma City Thunders who won MVP in this year’s NBA All-Star game. Sekou Smith of reports the Oklahoma City Thunder point guard only knows one speed, and that’s all out. That goes for practice, pick up games, workouts, regular season and playoff games and apparently All...
Via Basketball Bicker
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WATCH: Westbrook bangs head on backboard on alley-oop

Good thing there’s padding on the backboard, or else Russell Westbrook is probably looking at an actual gash on the top of his head. [Vine] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
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Russell Westbrook explains passing on Dunk Contest

Russell Westbrook is one of the most athletic players in the NBA, and the Oklahoma City Thunder guard can throw it down with as much authority as anyone in the league. Despite that, he has never had any interest in participating in the annual Slam Dunk Contest. Why is that? According to Darnell Mayberry of...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

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