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No one knows who will win the 2014-15 NBA MVP

Based on the last ten years, predicting who will win the 2014-15 NBA MVP honors is a crapshoot. Not that we're complaining. The post The Crapshoot: Good Luck Guessing Who Will Be the 2014-15 NBA MVP appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
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Russell Westbrook has gone bananas

We’ve spent most of Russell Westbrook’s career considering him to the the Oklahoma City Thunder’s second banana. Now he’s simply going bananas. Tasked with leading the Thunder in Kevin Durant’s absence, Westbrook joined a stratosphere inhabited by all-time NBA greats on Wednesday night when he recorded his fourth straight triple-double with 49 points, 16 rebounds and 10...
Via Rumors and Rants
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Russell Westbrook goes coast-to-coast for filthy slam dunk against Sixers (Video)

Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook returned to action with authority Wednesday night against Philadelphia, going coast-to-coast in the first quarter and finishing with this monster two-handed slam dunk.Westbrook took the inbounds pass, outran the Sixers defense and threw it down hard.Despite not playing in the last game while recovering from a fractured cheekbone, Westbrook...
Via Holdout Sports
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Westbrook throws down huge dunk in return

Russell Westbrook’s new mask has given him superpowers. The Oklahoma City Thunder guard returned to the court for the first time Wednesday night against the Philadelphia 76ers, four days after undergoing surgery for a fractured cheek. He wore a special protective mask for the occasion, and it did not slow him down. Quit the opposite, in fact. We understand he’s playing the...
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Guard Russell Westbrook Set To Return Wednesday

Russell Westbrook of the Oklahoma City Thunders Oklahoma City Thunders guard Russell Westbrook who suffered an injury to the face last weekend is set to return Wednesday. As reported by ESPN,  Russell Westbrook plans to return from facial surgery Wednesday against the Philadelphia 76ers. According to coach Scott Brooks, the four-time NBA All-Star who had surgery Saturday...
Via Basketball Bicker
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Respecting Greatness: the story of Russell Westbrook

Westbrook and Durant. Durant and Westbrook. Who cares? They are both dominant. Today, I’m coming clean. I have made some mistakes over the last few years that I am not proud of, and for that, I am deeply sorry and would like to repent to the gods of the basketball universe. Over the course of my NBA fan life, I have fallen in this trap a time or two before. I ridiculed Kobe Bryant...
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Russell Westbrook Out For A Week After Facial Surgery

Russell Westbrook will miss the next week. Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook will be out for the next week after undergoing a successful facial surgery. ESPN reports Westbrook suffered an injury at the end of Friday’s loss to the Portland Trail Blazers and had the procedure to address the zygomatic arch bone of his right cheek. Westbrook will re-evaluated...
Via Basketball Bicker
5 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Russell Westbrook literally gets dent in his face

Russell Westbrook continued his torrid February with another incredible game Friday, though he did take a physical beating while his team came up short in the end. Westbrook became the first player since LeBron James to post a triple-double in three straight games by going for 40, 13 and 11 in a 118-115 loss at...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

College coaches told Russell Westbrook to 'run track' versus basketball

Russell Westbrook is arguably the most dynamic player in the NBA, and this almost never came to be if he listened to the college coaches who recruited him. The post College Coaches Told Russell Westbrook To ‘Go Run Track’ Instead Of Playing Basketball appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Snoop Dogg tries to recruit Russell Westbrook to Lakers

Nick Young has already begun efforts to recruit potential free agents to Los Angeles, having already talked to Goran Dragic during a game and setting his sights on Marc Gasol as well. Next up on the list of people trying to convince top talent to wear the purple & gold is rapper Snoop Dogg. Snoop...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
16 days ago  |  Discuss

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