The Atlanta Hawks used a team effort to outclass Russell Westbrook, Kevin Durant and the Oklahoma City Thunder, and Klay Thompson went off. Plus, three other things we learned Friday night. The Atlanta Hawks were pulling away as usual. Show More Summary
The Oklahoma City Thunder overcame a double-digit deficit in the second half to beat the Washington Wizards 105-103 Wednesday night. The Thunder's two stars, Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook, combined for 66 points, including the game-winning layup from Westbrook in overtime. Show More Summary
Turning on the after-burners, Russell Westbrook raced by everyone Wednesday night, and dropped in the game-winning hoop in a thrilling 105-103 road win against the Washington Wizards. The OKC Thunder The post Russell Westbrook Sprints for Game-Winner to Beat the Wizards (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
Westbrook hit a game-winning layup with 0.8 seconds left, and Durant scored a game-high 34 points in a thrilling overtime affair in the nation's capital. We know Russell Westbrook is a fan of good execution. Well, Westbrook did someShow More Summary
The Oklahoma City Thunder and Washington Wizards met Wednesday and seemed unable to make a shot at times, but two Russell Westbrook layups decided the neck-and-neck battle as OKC won in overtime 105-103. Westbrook provided the game-tying...Show More Summary
YoumayrecallonSaturday,ThunderguardRussellWestbrookhadaninterestingpostgameinterview followinghisteam’s127-115winovertheWarriors.Afterthegame,heseemedupsetwithreporterBerryTrammel,whoearlierintheweekhadpublishedaless-than-flatteringcolumn...Show More Summary
Ernie Johnson, while not considered one of the goofier hosts of Inside the NBA, can be pretty damn funny sometimes. For instance, Russell Westbrook‘s postgame interview last week made headlines when he answered every question with “execution.” It was tough to tell if Westbrook’s answers were a frustrated stonewall, or if he was just adopting the […]
NBA legend Isiah Thomas, who now works as a talking head on NBA TV, gave Russell Westbrook the ultimate compliment Tuesday night from one point guard to another. Zeke says The post Isiah Thomas Calls Russell Westbrook the ‘Mike Tyson of Point Guards’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
OKC Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook is doing his best Marshawn Lynch impersonation and giving the silent treatment to the local media. After a triple double in a victory earlier this week, Westbrook refused to answer questions...Show More Summary
Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook deserves to be on the floor for the 2015 NBA All-Star Game. Despite missing 14 games with a hand injury and facing intense competition from his Western Conference backcourt mates, the...Show More Summary
On Friday night Russell Westbrook raged at the media, refusing to answer questions with anything other than "we executed," and telling one reporter that he flat out didn't like him. After tonight's Thunder win over the Heat, the NBAShow More Summary
Late in the first quarter of Tuesday night's matchup between the Oklahoma City Thunder and Miami Heat, electrifying Thunder guard Russell Westbrook found himself being guarded by Heat point guard Mario Chalmers. Westbrook easily soared past Chalmers and launched into the air for a big dunk. [NBA] Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
Berry Tramel covers the Oklahoma City Thunder for The Oklahoman. During a post-game interview after the Thunder beat the Warriors last Friday, in which Russell Westbrook had an excellent game, Westbrook proceeded to tell Tramel thatShow More Summary
The Oklahoman's Berry Tramel received the brunt of Russell Westbrook's ire when the point guard got surly on Friday night —Tramel is the one who Westbrook was addressing when he said, "I don't like you"—and this morning he published a column about the whole kerfuffle. Show More Summary
After his surly interview a few days ago, it was only a matter of time before we saw a player doing a Russell Westbrook impression during a postgame interview. And even though Paul Pierce didn’t nail it, he did get pretty damn close. This sort of thing seems to be gaining popularity since Marshawn Lynch‘s famous […]
The Oklahoma City Thunder already had a huge lead over the Orlando Magic midway through the third quarter on Sunday, but Russell Westbrook put an exclamation point on the game with a highlight-reel dunk. The Thunder got a block on the defensive end and then took off in transition. Show More Summary
On Friday night, Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook pulled a Marshawn Lynch during his postgame media scrum, answering every question with some version of "we did a good job executing" before looking one reporter dead in the faceShow More Summary
Kevin Durant found a streaking Russell Westbrook for a Jordanesque reverse dunk, capping the OKC Thunder’s 127-99 road win Sunday against the Orlando Magic. Westbrook finished with 17 points (on The post Russell Westbrook Throws Down a Monster Reverse Dunk on Orlando (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
Subscribe to receive Good Morning It's Basketball in your inbox each morning. Good morning. Let's basketball. KAREEM ON MLK DAY: A beautiful, strong essay from Kareem Abdul-Jabbar on what the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. ought to...Show More Summary