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Does Jordan's Russell Westbrook ad throw shade on Kevin Durant?

If you ask Oklahoma City Thunder fans, Kevin Durant ran from a challenge when he jumped ship and signed with the Golden State Warriors this summer. A new Jordan ad featuring Russell Westbrook appears to capitalize on that sentiment. Some run, some make runways. #AJXXXI — Jordan (@Jumpman23) August 26, 2016 It’s no secret that Westbrook is bitter about...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Westbrook’s new Jordan ad takes shot at Kevin Durant?

A new ad spot for Jordan Brand featuring Russell Westbrook was released this week, and it may or may not include a veiled swipe at Kevin Durant. The 30-second commercial shows Westbrook running down a basketball court that eventually turns into an airplane runway. The only words in the ad are “some run, some make runways.” Some run, some make runways. #AJXXXI
Via Larry Brown Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Fans petition to change name of Durant, Oklahoma to Westbrook, Oklahoma

It’s become a trend in the NBA world when a superstar leaves his team for a new one, that fans have to have some type of outrageous or loud gesture to show how angry they are. For LeBron James, it was burning jerseys. Some claimed to do the same for Dwyane Wade and Kevin Durant, but for Durant, we have something a little bit different. A petition is urging for the...
Via The Comeback
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Westbrook trade not in Thunder's in-season plans

Russell Westbrook signing a contract extension earlier this month didn’t guarantee he’ll be with the Oklahoma City long term. What it really did was buy the Thunder more time to see if Westbrook wants to stay that long, and to determine if it’s even the right move for the franchise. “Sources close to the situation say the Thunder’s view on Westbrook is to see what he...
5 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Kevin Durant has...RUSSELL MANIA!

The newest member of the Golden State Warriors is trying to make the best of it in the Bay Area, but he just can't seem to shake the ghosts of his past.
Via Yardbarker Video
12 days ago  |  Discuss

'THANK YOU RUSS' lights up OKC building for Westbrook

Russell Westbrook just might be the most revered person in the entire state of Oklahoma after he spurned the opportunity for free agency after next season. The Oklahoma City Thunder superstar is staying put with the local NBA team after signing a reported three-year, $85.7 contract extension. Westbrook said all the right things about loyalty and the like during a Thursday press...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Reports: Russell Westbrook, Thunder agree to contract extension

Russell Westbrook looks like he will be staying with the Oklahoma City Thunder for at least another season. The All-Star point guard is flying to Oklahoma City to sign a contract extension, The Vertical’s Adrian Wojnarowski reports. The Thunder are planning to hold a press conference Thursday to announce the deal. According to Woj, the terms of the contract extension are three...
Via Larry Brown Sports
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Westbrook doesn’t want trade, will think about extension

Russell Westbrook may not want the Thunder to trade him, but that does not necessarily mean the star point guard is planning to remain in Oklahoma City beyond next season. In fact, Westbrook could actually make life very difficult for the Thunder by not informing them of his intentions. ESPN’s Royce Young cites sources who say Westbrook does not want to be traded and is intent...
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 26, 2016  |  Discuss

Russell Westbrook reportedly ‘ticked off’ about Durant leaving

The Oklahoma City Thunder need to figure out if Russell Westbrook plans to stay with the team beyond this season. Losing both Westbrook and Durant in the span of a year would be devastating for the franchise, but is there really anything they can do at the moment? Westbrook is set to become a free agent next summer, when the salary cap is scheduled to increase significantly again...
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 18, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Thunder could trade Westbrook before season

The Oklahoma City Thunder may have a difficult decision to make on Russell Westbrook. And soon. According to Howard Beck of Bleacher Report, there is a “strong belief” among rival general managers that Westbrook is looking to leave Oklahoma City next summer, a developing reality that could force the Thunder to deal their last remaining star before he leaves the franchise for...
Via The Sports Daily
July 13, 2016  |  Discuss

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