Originally posted on Hoops Addict  |  Last updated 3/8/12
“Not three, not four, not five.” Those were the words of LeBron James after the superstar and his teammates Dwayne Wade and Chris Bosh were introduced together for the first time before the start of last season. James proclaimed that he and the Heat were good enough to win multiple championships thanks to the formation of the “Big Three”. Little did he know, another “Big Three” was forming halfway across the country in Oklahoma City. The Thunder’s “Big Three” put the NBA on notice in Wednesday night’s 115-104 win over the Phoenix Suns at the Chesapeake Energy Arena. Russell Westbrook scored 31 points while Kevin Durant and James Harden dropped 30 apiece making them the first trio in the franchise since 1988 with three 30-point scorers in one game. The triplets’ performance was so dominating that Serge Ibaka’s performance went unnoticed. Ibaka finished one bucket shy of 20 points and 20 rebounds. When James and Bosh joined forces with Wade in South Beach, James’ statement of winning multiple
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