Found February 29, 2012 on Larry Brown Sports:
Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook are playing tremendously this season, and it’s a big reason why the Thunder sit atop the league’s standings And yet, trouble in paradise between the Thunder’s two all-stars has always been suspected, especially after their little on-court tiff earlier this season. But a report Monday by The Oklahoman dispelled those rumors and said the relationship between Westbrook and Durant is flourishing. The chemistry and camaraderie between Westbrook and Durant throughout All-Star Weekend was unmistakable, whether on the court or off it. It seems it will only improve at this point and help propel the Thunder in the second half of the season. Then again, things never have been toxic between the two, as some national pundits have portrayed their relationship. Still, that negativity no doubt has built a stronger bond. With reporters asking about their relationship at every stop early this season, Westbrook and Durant grew closer in the face of shared adversity. ...
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