1. Thunder vs. Rockets Matchup Set for 1st Round of 2017 NBA Playoffs

    The Houston Rockets and Oklahoma City Thunder will officially square off in the first round of the 2017 NBA playoffs after the Los Angeles Clippers secured a top-five seed by virtue of a 98-87 win over the San Antonio Spurs on Saturday night...

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  2. Russell Westbrook Becomes 2nd Player in NBA History to Average a Triple-Double

    Fact: Russell Westbrook had eight assists despite the Thunder's 120-99 loss to the Suns on Friday night...

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  3. Kobe Bryant Defends Russell Westbrook's Answer About Hunting Assists vs. Suns

    Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant defended Oklahoma City Thunder star Russell Westbrook after the NBA MVP candidate was asked about hunting assists late in OKC's 120-99 ...

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  4. Russell Westbrook 1st to Average Triple-Double for Season Since Oscar Robertson

    With his sixth assist against the Phoenix Suns on Friday night, Oklahoma City Thunder star Russell Westbrook became the first player since Oscar Robertson in 1961-62 to average a triple-double over an entire season...

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  5. Russell Westbrook Powers OKC Thunder to Easy 110-79 Win vs. Milwaukee Bucks

    Russell Westbrook 's statistical tour de force rolled on Tuesday night as the Oklahoma City Thunder (44-33) powered past the Milwaukee Bucks (40-38), 110-79, at Chesapeake Energy Arena...

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  6. Russell Westbrook Ties Oscar Robertson's Triple-Double Record vs. Bucks

    Move over, Oscar Robertson —you have company atop the triple-double throne. Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook notched his 41st triple-double of the season ...

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  7. Russell Westbrook Records 40th Triple-Double of the Season in Loss to Hornets

    Russell Westbrook got one step closer to history in the Oklahoma City Thunder 's 113-101 defeat to the Charlotte Hornets on Sunday. Westbrook finished with 40 points, 13 rebounds and 10 assists to earn his 40th triple-double of the season...

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  8. Jusuf Nurkic's Leg Injury Diagnosed as a Fracture, Out at Least 2 Weeks

    The Portland Trail Blazers announced an MRI revealed big man Jusuf Nurkic suffered a " non-displaced right leg fibular fracture" and will be re-evaluated in two weeks...

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  9. Red-Hot Blazers Surge Past Rockets 117-107 to Notch 5th Straight Win

    The Portland Trail Blazers moved one step closer to the playoffs with a 117-107 win over the Houston Rockets . After Houston had tied the game at 105-105 in the final minutes, Portland closed on an 11-2 run to secure its fifth win in a row...

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  10. Russell Westbrook Sets NBA Record for Points in Triple-Double

    Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook totaled 57 points, 13 rebounds and 11 assists in Wednesday's 114-106 comeback victory over the Orlando Magic ...

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  11. Russell Westbrook Scored Most Points (57) in a Triple-Double in NBA History

    Fact Russell Westbrook had 57 points, 13 rebounds and 11 assists in the Thunder's 114-106 win over the Magic on Wednesday, giving him the most points scored in a triple-double in NBA history...

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  12. Oklahoma City Thunder Clinch Playoff Berth with Victory over Magic

    The Oklahoma City Thunder officially clinched a berth in the 2017 NBA playoffs Wednesday with a 114-106 overtime win against the Orlando Magic at Amway Center that was buoyed by a 57-point triple-double from Russell Westbrook ...

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  13. Russell Westbrook Scores 57 Points, Earns 38th Triple-Double in OT Win vs. Magic

    Russell Westbrook 's dream 2016-17 season arguably hit its apex Wednesday night, as he set an NBA record by scoring 57 points in a triple-double, leading the Oklahoma City Thunder to a 114-106 overtime win over the Orlando Magic at Amway Center...

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  14. Russell Westbrook Sends Thunder-Magic Game into OT with Last-Second 3

    Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook wasn't ready to accept defeat late in Wednesday's game versus the Orlando Magic at Amway Center...

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  15. Rudy Gobert 1st Jazz Player to Reach Tuesday's Stat Line Since Team Move to Utah

    Utah Jazz big man Rudy Gobert totaled 20 points, 19 rebounds and five blocked shots in Monday's 108-100 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans ...

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  16. Did Final Showdown Resolve the Russell Westbrook vs. James Harden MVP Debate?

    HOUSTON — To the victor go the spoils? That’s the question everyone was hoping to have answered going into Sunday’s marquee matchup between the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Houston Rockets ...

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  17. Utah Jazz Clinch Playoff Berth with Nuggets' Loss to Pelicans

    For the first time since 2011-12, the Utah Jazz clinched a playoff spot Sunday by the virtue of the Denver Nuggets ' loss to the New Orleans Pelicans ...

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  18. Rudy Gobert Says Some Jazz Players Only Think About Scoring, Don't Compete

    The Utah Jazz are in the midst of a terrific season, leading the Northwest Division with nine games to play, but a recent stretch of four losses in five games has caused Rudy Gobert to put his team on notice...

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  19. Nikola Jokic Says It's a 'Mismatch' for LeBron James to Guard Him in the Post

    Following a 126-113 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Wednesday, Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic expressed his belief that LeBron James guarding him in the post was a "mismatch...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 3 months ago 1,616 reads 0 comments

  20. Russell Westbrook 1st Ever To Triple-Double Without Missing Shot, Free Throw

    Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook bolstered his MVP candidacy Wednesday with some history in a 122-97 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers ...

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  21. NBA 8th-Seed Power Rankings

    For all the digital ink spilled over the Golden State Warriors , San Antonio Spurs and Cleveland Cavaliers at the top of the NBA , and the gallons more spent pontificating on ...

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  22. Andre Roberson Fails on Back-to-Back Free-Throw Attempts vs. Warriors

    Andre Roberson had a rough night against the Golden State Warriors on Monday. The Oklahoma City Thunder forward headed to the free-throw line near the end of the first quarter...

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  23. Steven Adams, Enes Kanter and Andre Roberson Push Westbrook's MVP Case

    Oklahoma City Thunder big men Steven Adams and Enes Kanter have produced another hilarious video in their campaign for Russell Westbrook to win MVP. This time, they were joined by teammate Andre Roberson...

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  24. Omri Casspi Agrees to Timberwolves Contract After Pelicans Release

    Small forward Omri Casspi has signed with the Minnesota Timberwolves , the team announced on Monday. Jon Krawczynski‏ of the Associated Press reported on Sunday the agreement runs through the end of the season...

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  25. Billy Donovan Says He Is Committed to Thunder Amid College Coaching Rumors

    With big-time colleges seeking new head basketball coaches, Oklahoma City Thunder head coach Billy Donovan is shooting down rumors he's seeking any other job. Per ESPN...

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