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Westbrook on being a veteran: 'S***, I'm young. I ain't old'

The media just can't win when dealing with Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook. No matter what they say or do, it's going to annoy the Thunder's surly superstar.The latest example: After torching 19-year-old Minnesota Timberwolves rookie Tyus Jones on Wednesday night, Westbrook was asked what it was like for him to face older veterans when he was a 20-year-old rookie....
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Sam Mitchell gave Tyus Jones hilarious advice on defending Russell Westbrook

Minnesota Timberwolves coach Sam Mitchell clearly believes in teaching through experience. This is the guy, of course, who let Kobe Bryant drop 81 points on his team, refusing to switch defensive coverages despite his team's apparent inability to stop Bryant.So when going over the Timberwolves' game plan with rookie Tyus Jones, Mitchell had some simple advice on how to stop Oklahoma...
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Russell Westbrook soars for reverse slam dunk at Thunder scrimmage

As we near the start of the regular season, the Oklahoma City Thunder look like one of the contending teams in the Western Conference. Back on Sunday, the Thunder held a scrimmage and before the game started, Russell Westbrook showed off his aerial ability with an amazing reverse slam dunk during the lay-up line: Russell Westbrook can fly. This is nasty. A video posted by...
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Russell Westbrook showcases ‘unique’ sense of style in collection (pics)

If you are a fashion forward individual with a unique sense of style — say, quasi-transparent shirts featuring mesh-like material across the chest and abdomen that showcases a man’s nipples appeals to your tastes — then Russell Westbrook’s new collection for Barney’s is right up your alley. The Oklahoma City Thunder superstar, renowned for his unmistakably individualistic...
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WATCH: Russell Westbrook rocks out at Taylor Swift concert

Russell Wilson is a huge Taylor Swift fan, apparently. The Oklahoma City Thunder star was in Los Angeles on Tuesday night to see her in concert, and it’s clear that he’s not just a casual fan. As evidenced by the video he posted to Instagram, Westbrook knows all the words to her songs. Check out him rocking out to “We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together.” ...
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August 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Russell Westbrook's company unveils NBA-themed eyewear

An eyewear company fronted by Oklahoma City Thunder superstar Russell Westbrook has announced a partnership with the NBA — the second collaboration between the league and the company — through which a limited series of team-inspired frames will be released in July. Westbrook Frames, a company co-owned by the dynamic point guard launched in 2014,...Read More The post Russell...
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June 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Westbrook laughs at reporter who asks if he's a Spurs fan

Everyone who is associated with or roots for the Oklahoma City Thunder must also root for the San Antonio Spurs on Wednesday night. But does that make those people Spurs fans? Go ahead and ask Russell Westbrook that question — we dare you. The Thunder can clinch a Western Conference playoff spot on Wednesday night...Read More
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April 14, 2015  |  Discuss

NBA rescinds Westbrook's technical, no longer suspended

After putting up 54 points in a losing effort against the Indiana Pacers on Sunday evening, the talk really wasn’t about Russell Westbrook’s performance. Instead, the MVP candidate received his 16th technical foul of the season. This meant that he was to be suspended for the team’s game Monday against the Portland Blazers. It’s in the NBA rules. Right there in black and...
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April 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Russell Westbrook's awesome act of kindness

Every once in a while, an athlete surprises the masses by showing a level of altruism that isn’t widespread in the world today. Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook did just this on Monday—one day after putting up yet another triple-double in what has been a MVP-caliber season. But it was off the court that Westbrook showed he was a true MVP. Russell Westbrook brings...
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April 07, 2015  |  Discuss

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