Originally written November 11, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
OKLAHOMA CITY -- In just his second year in the NBA, Cleveland's Kyrie Irving has a buzz about him. He is must-see viewing whenever he comes to an opposing team's city, and he is already considered a top-10 point guard in the league. However, when the Cavaliers came to Oklahoma City on Sunday, Russell Westbrook made sure to remind fans that their team still has one of the league's best floor generals. Westbrook led the Thunder to a 106-91 win over Cleveland, Oklahoma City's fourth straight victory. Westbrook led all scorers with 27 points, and he added 10 assists and six rebounds. But it was his timely baskets down the stretch that made the biggest impact for Oklahoma City (5-2). "My gut was telling me to keep him in there," Oklahoma City coach Scott Brooks said. "I just felt that we needed his toughness in tonight's game and his 3-point shooting. He finally hit some 3-point shots. He's worked on and he will continue to work on it. One ...
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