Russell Westbrook Won’t Be Suspended for Game vs Blazers

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The NBA has rescinded a technical foul against Russell Westbrook, meaning the league’s leading scorer will not face an automatic one-game suspension while the Thunder battle for a playoff spot. The league’s decision will allow Westbrook to play against the Trail Blazers on Monday, one day after he was called for a technical foul in […]

Russell Westbrook Gives Single Mother Car He Won at All-Star Game

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Russell Westbrook is just awesome for this: Russell Westbrook brings tears of joy to single mom Kerstin Gonzales, surprising her w/ @Kia he won as All-Star MVP. pic.twitter.com/fijOHTSc4p — OKC THUNDER (@okcthunder) April 6, 2015 Russell Westbrook at @SunbeamOKC: "Today was a good stepping stone to show her everything is going to be all right." […]

James Harden Cooks on the Thunder

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Harden and Russell Westbrook are the one good thing that came of his trade to the Houston Rockets. These two have been playing their own version of one-on-one for most of the afternoon. Here Harden may have ended the game with a silky 3 and then a deadly stepback, fadeaway jumper. Give out three MVPs, Adam […]

Kevin Durant to Bill Simmons: “Let the James Harden Trade Go”

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Bill Simmons is going to learn today. James Harden returned to Oklahoma City Sunday to face off against his old team, and for the first time since leaving for the Rockets, Harden now has the juice. The Rockets are roaring towards the playoffs — Houston has the second-best record in the West and Harden may […]

NBA Week 22 Recap: Harden, Durant, Nash and the Utah Jazz

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James Harden submits an MVP performance, Durant gets shut down, a legend retires and the Jazz emerge. Let’s take a look back at the week in the NBA. On Thursday night, the Rockets honored the team that won back-to-back titles 20 years ago. All the big names from those teams were there: Hakeem Olajuwon, Clyde […]

OKC Thunder Shut Down Kevin Durant, Out Indefinitely

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Kevin Durant isn’t making the progress from a foot injury that Thunder officials had hoped for, and GM Sam Presti has announced that Durant will be shut down for the time being. Sam Presti says OKC has removed Kevin Durant from basketball-related activities. “He’s not making the progress that we hoped or expected.” — Michael […]

Russell Westbrook Denies Lobbying for Triple-Double vs T-Wolves

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Russell Westbrook notched his sixth triple-double in eight games during Friday night’s 113-99 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves. However, the Oklahoma City Thunder point guard was met with criticism because people thought he was lobbying for a 10th rebound to give him that triple-double. He was going to be left to watch the final couple […]

2014-15 NBA Week 19 Recap: Russell Westbrook, Blazers and More

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This week the coaching carousel goes round, Russell Westbrook’s amazing streak comes to an end, the Portland Trail Blazers take a blow, and the best in the East square off. Let’s take a look at the week that was in the NBA. *** The Denver Nuggets did not have the highest of expectations heading into […]

Ex-NBA GM Thinks Thunder Might Trade Kevin Durant Next Season

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Kevin Durant has referenced the ‘allure’ of a lot different topics over the past few weeks — but what about the ‘allure’ of Russell Westbrook being the king of OKC — very soon? Westbrook has been on a tear not seen around the league since Michael Jordan with the Bulls. The star point guard has […]