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Westbrook's condition unknown after injury leaves him with dent in head

Russell Westbrook's condition is unknown after he suffered a scary injury that left him with a dent in his head. Westbrook went down and stayed down for a minute after taking a knee to the head from teammate Andre Roberson in the final seconds of the Oklahoma City Thunder's 115-112 loss at Portland on Friday night. Westbrook, who had a noticeable imprint on his right cheek, did not...
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Thunder-Suns Preview

Kevin Durant's health is again in a state of uncertainty for the Oklahoma City Thunder. His absence hasn't mattered much lately, however, given Russell Westbrook's spectacular play. Westbrook tries to lead Oklahoma City to a season-high eighth straight victory when it visits the Phoenix Suns on Thursday night. The Thunder (32-25) have won nine of 10, surging up the Western Conference...
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Coach Scott Brooks has Thunder back in playoff mix

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) Scott Brooks has heard noise from the doubters before. In 1987, there were questions about whether the 5-foot-11 sharpshooter from Cal-Irvine could make it in the NBA. Turns out, after a few detours, the undrafted guard had a long NBA career and won a title with the Houston Rockets. Now, as coach of the Oklahoma City Thunder, the doubters are out in force again...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Scott Brooks, Thunder must define players' roles for playoffs chase

OKLAHOMA CITY –€“ Scott Brooks has had to deal with a lot this season. Now, he's got Dion Waiters. Hang on, that's not a bad thing. It's just another thing. The Thunder were already saturated at the shooting guard position. Now things are getting congested. Brooks and the Thunder have something more to worry about than Waiters and the oh-so-crowded guard spot. Because of the...
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January 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Oklahoma City Thunder: Scott Brooks is finally embracing his entire roster

Reggie Jackson has been given a starting role for the struggling Thabo Sefolosha. When Oklahoma City Thunder head coach Scott Brooks started Caron Butler for the struggling Thabo Sefolosha in the second round of the playoffs against the Los Angeles Clippers, it was a first for him. That move was the first time that he changed his starting lineup for reasons other than injury since...
May 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Scott Brooks Named Head Coach Of Western Conference All-Stars

Scott Brooks will be head coach of the the Western Conference All-Stars during the 2014 All-Star Game. Brooks and his staff clinched All-Star coaching honors after the Oklahoma City Thunder secured the best record in the Western Conference through games played on Feb. 2. Winners of their last eight games, Brooks has guided the Thunder to its best start in the Oklahoma City era...
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January 29, 2014  |  Discuss

OKC's Brooks to coach Western Conference All-Stars

Oklahoma City's Scott Brooks has earned his second All-Star coaching assignment. Brooks clinched the Western Conference spot Wednesday night when Portland lost to Memphis, guaranteeing the Thunder (36-10) will have a better winning percentage than the Trail Blazers through Sunday. San Antonio coach Gregg Popovich is ineligible because he coached the West last year. Brooks, the...
Via AP on Fox
January 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Scott Brooks Tells ESPN Sideline Reporter Heather Cox ‘Good Luck With Pop’ (Video)

Thunder coach Scott Brooks ends his in-game interview at the start of the second quarter Wednesday night against the Spurs by wishing ESPN sideline reporter Heather Cox  ”good luck” with interviewing Spurs coach Gregg Popovich. The post Scott Brooks Tells ESPN Sideline Reporter Heather Cox ‘Good Luck With Pop’ (Video) appeared first on Beyond The Buzzer.
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January 22, 2014  |  Discuss

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