Found November 07, 2013 on Pro Sports Daily:
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Russell Westbrook rebounded an air-balled 3-pointer and darted the other way, sprinting full speed ahead with Kevin Durant filling the lane on his left and Derek Fisher floating to the corner on the right. But when no defender for Dallas stopped the ball, Westbrook, after only five dribbles, took flight, launching himself toward the rim from just beyond the dotted line below the free throw line. He finished the fast break by with a thunderous tomahawk dunk, the kind that made you forget all about how Westbrook is working his way back from a surgically repaired knee. The slam put the Thunder ahead by 17, its largest advantage of the night, and put an exclamation on Westbrook's role in OKC's eventual 107-93 win over the Mavericks on Wednesday night inside Chesapeake Energy Arena. In just his second game since late April, Westbrook was the best player on the floor throughout his 33 minutes. He finished with 22 points on 10-for-20 shooting and added four assists against five...
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