Ankle injuries will force both Russell Westbrook and Carmelo Anthony from the lineup tonight as the Oklahoma City Thunder take on the Los Angeles Lakers.
Paul George scored 28 points, Russell Westbrook registered another triple-double as the Oklahoma City Thunder survived a late Memphis rally to defeat the Grizzlies 121-114
New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis headed to the locker room with a right groin injury in Wednesday's game against the Los Angeles Lakers. He returned to the game in the second quarter.
Playing without Russell Westbrook and Carmelo Anthony is not ideal for the Oklahoma City Thunder. But missing two of its "OK3" stars has shifted more responsibility and autonomy onto the third, Paul George.
Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook and forward Carmelo Anthony will not play against the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday night as each deals with a sprained ankle.