Found January 22, 2013 on Beyond The Buzzer:
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What’s an NBA player to do away with a few days off before facing a Los Angeles opponent?  Party, of course.  After Sunday’s OT loss to the Nuggets, Thunder teammates, Kevin Durant & Russell Westbrook touched down in LA and hit up GreyStone Manor in West Hollywood:
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