Originally posted on Fox Sports Southwest  |  Last updated 5/9/13
OKLAHOMA CITY Russell Westbrook talked for the first time since being knocked out of the playoffs in the first round against Houston. And he was in pretty good spirits about it, too. Westbrook, who has been out since getting hurt when Houston guard Patrick Beverly ran into him in the first half of Game 2 in Oklahoma City, didn't seem bitter, didn't seem angry but also said Beverly did not reach out to him since the injury. Many viewed the move by Beverly, who came at Westbrook and then bumped into his knee as Westbrook was getting ready to call a timeout, as a questionable play. The result was a torn meniscus in Westbrook's right knee. The team announced the next day he was out indefinitely. After the collision, Westbrook immediately slammed his fist down on the scorer's table and limped before heading to the bench. He returned shortly after and played in the second half, finishing with a team-high 29 points. Thursday, in Oklahoma City at a scheduled press conference, Westbro...
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