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Oklahoma City Thunder stars Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook have had some minor problems with one another in the past, but they seem to have worked through all that and developed a very functional relationship. They have certainly been connecting on the court, but their friendship off the court seems to be strengthening as well.
Later this month, ESPN The Magazine will be running a feature on Westbrook that focuses on his fashion sense. According to Durant, that sense of fashion has led to a new nickname for Westbrook.
“Oh, he’s a diva,” Durant told ESPN the Magazine. “I call him Sasha Fierce. On the court, he’s a fierce competitor. Off the court, he’s chilling in front of the mirror, making sure he got the right lip balm on.”
If you are unfamiliar with Westbrook’s quirky sense of fashion, we have a couple of perfect examples for you here and here. The 24-year-old wears some of the whackiest crap we have ever seen to press conferences. Whether it’s picking out a ridiculous shirt ...
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We spend a lot of time discussing Russell Westbrook’s fashion choices. At this point for me, there’s not a lot of new information there. So let’s talk about another area with Russ, what type of boyfriend is he? Russ has been dating Nina Earl since they both attended UCLA and played hoops there. Currently Nina is earning her Masters Degree in Psychology, that’s what he likes...
We've noted in the past here on That NBA Lottery Pick, that many NBA players have some strange phobias but Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook might have the strangest.During an interview for ESPN the Magazine's April 15th issue, Russell was asked about his phobias and this was his response:Do you have any phobias? Yeah, like, hair s---. I don't like that. Wait...
Tweet Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook is known for his dynamic and exciting play on the basketball court. Away from it the three-time All-Star is a regular favorite of cameras because of his exuberant style. As far as broadcasters go Walt Frazier has been a fixture at Madison Square Garden as a voice [...]
Kevin Durant overcame a bruised left calf to score 34 points and
Russell Westbrook added 24 points, leading the Oklahoma City
Thunder to a 97-75 victory over the Indiana Pacers on Friday.
Russell Westbrook continues his reign as one of the NBA’s most talked about fashion stars. The style savvy baller has quickly climbed the ranks in the league’s style game. A recent GQ magazine article revealed that the Oklahoma City Thunder PG has even been dubbed the “the Kate Moss of the NBA” in certain fashion circles.
Westbrook was tapped to cover the latest issue...
Kevin Durant and the Oklahoma City Thunder took control of the Western Conference with a 100-88 win over the San Antonio Spurs.
While the possible ramifications over who will play who and home court advantage should e the topic of conversation with the Thunder moving into the No. 1 seed for the West, talk is centering more on Reggie Miller's odd choice of words following...
You now how Russell Westbrook dresses like he's trying to impress Kanye West? Well, he takes a lot of crap for all that in the Oklahoma City Thunder locker room, up to and including an accusation he is assuming the identity of Beyonce's alter ego.
"Oh, he's a diva," Durant told ESPN the Magazine. "I call him Sasha Fierce."
For the less fierce among...
Believe it or not, the one accolade you’d expect Carmelo Anthony to have, he doesn’t. Many have attached the label of best all-around scorer to Anthony’s name for several years now. Melo can take you inside or out and is a beast on the offensive end. Even Kobe Bryant gave Melo praise as he said he’s the toughest player for him to guard.
This season Carmelo has his best shot...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Kevin Durant overcame a bruised left calf to score 34 points and Russell Westbrook added 24 points, leading the Oklahoma City Thunder to a 97-75 victory over the Indiana Pacers on Friday.
Oklahoma City (56-20) has won three straight to move into a tie with San Antonio for the top seed in the Western Conference.
The win capped an impressive back-to-back sweep...
The red-hot runs of Carmelo Anthony and the New York Knicks are set for a major challenge - a visit to Oklahoma City.
Anthony squares off with the only player ahead of him in the scoring race as his Knicks, riding the third-longest winning streak in franchise history, look to make a big statement Sunday against Kevin Durant and the Thunder.
While Oklahoma City is battling San Antonio...