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Westbrook Throws Down Insane Reverse Dunk Against Raptors (Video)

Russell Westbrook looks plenty ready to put the Thunder on his back, as shown by this monster reverse dunk off a steal against the Raptors in preseason. Someone wants to be the real MVP…just ignore the score.
Via BlackSportsOnline
2 days ago  |  Discuss

The stage is set for the rise of Russell Westbrook

When the devastating news broke that Kevin Durant would be missing anywhere between six to eight weeks of action, I admit my first thoughts shifted away from Durant. It’s not that I wasn’t concerned about Durant; watching anyone forced out of a game he loves because of an unforeseen injury is always a crushing sight. […] The post Setting The Stage For World War Westbrook appeared...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Russell Westbrook provides a peek at life without Kevin Durant

Moments before retaking the floor following a timeout, Russell Westbrook turned back toward the scorer’s table and delivered a sharp directive to Steven Adams. “Every time,” Westbrook said. The point guard had found a play that worked against Memphis, and Westbrook needed to make sure his center saw the same thing. It was a simple two-man game, where Westbrook read the defense...
Via Pro Sports Daily
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Thunder News: Russell Westbrook poised for MVP season

Last season the Oklahoma City Thunder leaned on franchise star Kevin Durant to lead them, while All-Star Russell Westbrook was sidelined with knee injuries. Durant had an incredible run, and earned the NBA's Most Valuable Player award. Now, it's Durant who's injured, and this time it's Westbrook who could have an MVP season.Image by Keith Allison, via Wikimedia...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Russell Westbrook doesn't know what a meme is

Even though he’s been at the center of many a piece of viral internet media (otherwise known as a meme) Russell Westbrook had this to say...
Via Athlon Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Russell Westbrook Claims He Doesn’t Know What Memes Are

Although Russell Westbrook is a professional athlete who no doubt has a ton of responsibilities and incredible demands on his time, I’m pretty sure he has friends and family who alert him to the many memes using his likeness. Well nonetheless, the Oklahoma City Thunder point guard is the subject of yet another hilarious meme involving an MVP trophy in part because Kevin Durant...
Via BlackSportsOnline
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Russell Westbrook says he does not know what memes are

When Kevin Durant got injured, fans and NBA heads alike were salivating over the fact that Russell Westbrook was going to be the #1 option for the Oklahoma City Thunder. A lot of people were taking shots at the explosive Thunder point guard, saying that he would take 482 shots per game (okay, I said that, too). All these memes (captioned pictures) of Russell Westbrook were made thereafter...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Russell Westbrook: "I'm the best point guard" in NBA

Oklahoma City Thunder coach Scott Brooks believes that Russell Westbrook is the “best point guard in basketball” — and Westbrook for the first time, refused to argue with his coach assessment.  “I believe Russell is the best point guard in basketball,” Brooks said, unprompted. “That’s happened over time. I’ve seen Russell every practice, every game, every film session...
Via Thacover2
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Russell Westbrook gets engaged to longtime girlfriend

Love is in the air once again. Congratulations are in order for Oklahoma City All-Star Russell Westbrook and his girlfriend Nina Earl. Russ put a ring on it Wednesday night. The two began dating in college when both attend UCLA and played basketball. Nina recently completed her Masters degree in Psychology. Of course they announced in on Instagram. “Nothing even matters.....
Via Jocks and Stiletto Jill
September 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Megan Fox starstruck by 'gorgeous' Russell Westbrook

A couple days ago, Nickelodeon hosted the first ever Kids Choice Sports Awards and one individual present at the awards happened to be actress Megan Fox. Fox got the chance to present an award with Oklahoma City Thunder star guard Russell Westbrook and yesterday, she noted on her Facebook page that she was starstruck when she met him: I never get star struck but I got to present...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
July 19, 2014  |  Discuss
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