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Oklahoma City Thunder: Russell Westbrook’s triple double potential

The top three career triple double leaders of all time are first Oscar Robertson who had 181, second Magic Johnson with 138, and third Jason Kidd with 107. Lebron James has the most triple doubles among active players with 38 and one would assume he would have the best chance to crack the top three all time by the end of his career. However, you can make the case that Russell Westbrook...
Via isportsweb.com
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Durant, Westbrook on loss to Warriors: We're not scared

All roads to the NBA Finals in the Western Conference go through the Golden State Warriors, and the Oklahoma City Thunder are once again being asked how they intend to get there. The Thunder lost at Golden State 116-108 on Saturday night, and that was despite a lot of things going their way. Kevin Durant and Russell Westbook were very good, Enes Kanter contributed a double-double...
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Russell Westbrook x Air Jordan XXX Make Space Commercial

Ahead of the big match between the Thunder and Warriors. OKC superstar Russell Westbrook stars in the latest Air Jordan XXX commercial as “the new big bang” according to his hype man. Better move before you get moved. A photo posted by Jordan (@jumpman23) on Jan 15, 2016 at 3:52pm PST The post Russell Westbrook x Air Jordan XXX Make Space Commercial appeared first on Hooped Up.
Via Hooped Up
2 days ago  |  Discuss

The Top 5 NBA Performances This Week: Because Russ Is An Alien

With the Super Bowl taking a stranglehold over the sports world this week, the NBA did its best to loosen that grip with an entertaining slate of games. This week featured noteworthy NBA performances from both the past and present, with even the president getting a slice in the action. So without further adieu, here’s TSFJ’s top five performances of the week. 5. Kobe Bryant...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Russell Westbrook did something no one since Larry Bird has managed

Oklahoma City Thunder All-Star point guard Russell Westbrook is putting up some astonishing stat lines. His 24 points, 19 rebounds and 14 assists in a third consecutive triple-double Wednesday against Orlando might have been his best of his recent run.According to the NBA communications department, we do now this: No one has reached those single-game totals in 30-plus years, not...
Via Fox Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Westbrook freezes Wall with a monster Euro-step to end all Euro-steps

Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook is arguably playing the best basketball at the moment of anybody in the NBA.Yes, Stephen Curry is splashing 3-pointers at a record rate and Westbrook's teammate, Kevin Durant, just won his fourth Player of the Week award Monday. Still, nobody can stop Westbrook. Washington Wizards point guard John Wall sure couldn't. Just check...
Via Fox Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Lakers think they can sign both Durant and Westbrook?

The idea of the Los Angeles Lakers landing both Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook in free agency isn’t so outlandish, especially with it continuing to spread like wildfire as more information about next summer emerges. ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith is the latest to pour a little gasoline on the situation after earlier in the season suggesting Durant had the Lakers at the top of his...
Via The Sports Daily
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Thunder's Durant, Westbrook discuss Steph Curry’s guarantee

Stephen Curry already had his sights set on Super Bowl Sunday and potentially celebrating a championship for his beloved Carolina Panthers when he boldly guaranteed a Golden State Warriors victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder the night before. “It’ll be a good 48 hours — a win and a win,” Curry said, via Bay Area News Group. Shockingly, the well-in-advance prediction...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Russell Westbrook soars for fastbreak slam dunk against Knicks

There are few point guards in the association like Oklahoma City Thunder star Russell Westbrook and tonight, he showed off his amazing abilities against the New York Knicks. In the second half, Westbrook was able to steal the ball from New York’s Lance Thomas and threw down an amazing fastbreak two-handed slam dunk: Russell Westbrook, everybody! *** Westbrook Slam Dunk [NBA]...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Russell Westbrook rises for monster slam dunk against Knicks

As you probably know by now, Oklahoma City Thunder star Russell Westbrook is pretty good at throwing down slam dunks and tonight against the Knicks, he had a memorable one. In the first half of action, Westbrook was able to drive into the paint and took flight for an incredible one-handed slam dunk: Russell Westbrook can fly, everybody! *** Westbrook Slam Dunk [NBA] Westbrook...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Russell Westbrook tried to give Stephen Colbert a new look

Very few people can pull off the looks we see from fashion maven Russell Westbrook. Stephen Colbert is not one of them. We learned this Monday night when the Thunder star appeared on "The Late Show. Westbrook brought a series of glasses, from the "Westbrook Frames" collection, for Colbert to try on, which led to some very funny moments. As you'll see at the end of the clip, neither...
Via Fox Sports
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Russell Westbrook talks fashion with Stephen Colbert (Video)

Oklahoma City Thunder star Russell Westbrook was a guest of Stephen Colbert on Monday night's episode of The Late Show where they talked about Westbrook's unique sense of fashion. Westbrook is known for wearing eyeglasses with no lenses, but he now has his own line of eyeglasses and brought a selection of them for Colbert to sample. Westbrook's glasses are now available online at...
Via Holdout Sports
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Lakers' Julius Randle signs endorsement deal with Mountain Dew

Los Angeles Lakers second-year power forward Julius Randle recently landed an endorsement deal with Mountain Dew, according to the Los Angeles Daily News.Though avoiding sugar and sodas like Mountain Dew is exactly what helped Randle get into better shape and lose 20 lbs. while he sat out his rookie season, Randle says he enjoys Mountain Dew because the beverage is about "having...
Via Fox Sports
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Russell Westbrook misses wide-open slam dunk against Hornets

There are times in life where we all make mistakes and tonight, Oklahoma City Thunder star Russell Westbrook had a rather forgettable moment. In the second quarter against the Charlotte Hornets, it appeared that Westbrook had an open slam dunk attempt until he completely missed it: Even Russell Westbrook misses dunks, everybody! *** Westbrook Missed Dunk [Michael Gallagher] Westbrook...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Today in Athletes vs. Mascots: Russell Westbrook exchanges words with Denver Nuggets’ Rocky

For as long as they have existed, mascots of pro sports teams have served a couple simple purposes. First, they must entertain the crowd and keep them having a good time and keep them in the seats when the game drags on. Second, they must make an attempt to get inside the head of the opposition. Some mascots are better at this than others. On Tuesday night in Denver, Rocky, the mascot...
Via The Comeback
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Russell Westbrook put on a dunk show against Nuggets

Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook was a one-man wrecking crew in Tuesday night’s game against the Denver Nuggets. He destroyed the rim—multiple times—as well as the Nuggets defense on numerous occasions, and finished with 27 points in the 110-104 win. Westbrook threw down one of the best dunks of the month late in the second quarter of the game, when he used...
Via The Sports Daily
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Russell Westbrook x Air Jordan XXX DangeRuss Commercial

Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook stars in the second Air Jordan XXX commercial since the highly anticipated shoe was released titled ‘DangeRuss’. The post Russell Westbrook x Air Jordan XXX DangeRuss Commercial appeared first on Hooped Up.
Via Hooped Up
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Russell Westbrook Stars In the First Air Jordan XXX Commercial

Fresh off the unveiling of the 30th flagship model from Jordan Brand. Oklahoma City Thunder dynamo Russell Westbrook stars in the first Air Jordan XXX commercial titled ‘Fit for Flight’. The 30-second spot really picks up on the “next frontier” space theme of the shoe and has no spoken words. Just a lot of Westbrook action. The post Russell Westbrook Stars In the First...
Via Hooped Up
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Thunder's dynamic duo appear to have All-Star starting jobs locked up

It appears it will take some serious ballot-box stuffing for either of Oklahoma City's stars to be bumped out of starting roles for the Western Conference in next month's All-Star Game in Toronto.The NBA released the third round of fan voting Thursday. Kevin Durant remains second behind the retiring Kobe Bryant in frontcourt voting, well ahead of Golden State Warriors forward Draymond...
Via Fox Sports
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Air Jordan XXX Images Released; Russell Westbrook To Wear New Model (Photos)

Thursday was a big day in the sneaker world. The 30th edition of the Air Jordan sneakers — the Air Jordan XXX — will be released to the public next month, but the company revealed the first official images of the new kicks Thursday. Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook will be carrying the Jordan torch, and he’ll be the first one to wear the new model, and he’ll...
Via NESN.com
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Russell Westbrook stonewalls media about fight with JJ Barea

    Russell Westbrook hates dealing with the media, so you knew the Thunder star was going to bring his best trolling game during his chat with reporters after he was ejected Wednesday night. And he did just that. Westbrook and Mavericks guard J.J. Barea got into a scuffle in the second quarter after Barea grabbed Westbrook’s arm and fouled him. Both players were assessed...
Via Larry Brown Sports
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Russell Westbrook misses wide-open fastbreak dunk against Lakers

As you probably know by now, Oklahoma City Thunder star Russell Westbrook is pretty good at high-flying slam dunks but even he at times can make mistakes. In the second quarter against the Los Angeles Lakers tonight, it appeared that Westbrook had an easy fastbreak slam dunk until the ball bounced off the rim: Russell Westbrook, everybody! *** Westbrook Missed Dunk [OakleyandAllen...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
January 08, 2016  |  Discuss

Russell Westbrook poncho outfit gets the meme treatment

Russell Westbrook is no stranger to making bold fashion moves. In fact, he has parlayed his love of fashion into a side business, as he has developed a sunglasses brand and several endorsement deals surrounding his clothing preferences. Prior to the Oklahoma City Thunder’s game against the Memphis Grizzlies Wednesday, he turned heads with his outfit entering the arena. It looked...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 06, 2016  |  Discuss

More proof why Russell Westbrook is the worst dressed NBA player

Oh, Russ.We know you love to be different but man, you really outdid yourself with your getup before the Thunder-Memphis Grizzlies game Wednesday night.Looks like Westbrook's ready for a showdown at the OK Corral. Grizzlies, you've been warned. 
Via Fox Sports
January 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Kevin Durant tells Russell Westbrook not to feed into the media asking about his trash talk towards the Suns

The Oklahoma City Thunder picked up a New Year’s Eve victory over the struggling Phoenix Suns last night. As the final seconds ticked down, things got a little heated between guards Russell Westbrook and P.J. Tucker. Durant met Tucker at mid-court to calm things down as Westbrook headed towards the tunnel. Reporters attempted to find out what happened from Westbrook, but Durant...
Via No Guts, No Glory
January 01, 2016  |  Discuss
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