Westbrook lifts Thunder over Hawks

Mar 21, 2015

Westbrook lifts Thunder over Hawks

The Thunder keep losing players and finding ways to win. Hours after Oklahoma City learned it might be without reigning MVP Kevin Durant for the rest of the season, Russell Westbrook had yet another triple-double and scored 17 of his 36 points in the ...

Durant possibly out for rest of year

Mar 21, 2015

Durant possibly out for rest of year

Reigning NBA MVP Kevin Durant is unlikely to return to playing this season, dealing a major blow to Oklahoma City’s playoff hopes. Thunder’s general manager Sam Presti said Friday that Durant still has pain in his right foot, well after he was expected to ...

Westbrook nets triple-double again in win

Mar 14, 2015

Westbrook nets triple-double again in win

After yet another triple-double, Russell Westbrook was nitpicking. The electric point guard collected his sixth triple-double in eight games and scored 15 of his 29 points in the fourth quarter, helping the Oklahoma City Thunder pull away for a 113-99 victory over the Minnesota ...

CP3 fuels win over Thunder

Mar 12, 2015

CP3 fuels win over Thunder

The superstar point guard trying to lead a team without its high-scoring forward had his way Wednesday night. Only this time, it wasn’t Russell Westbrook. It was Chris Paul. Paul had 33 points and nine assists, J.J. Redick added 25 points and the Los ...

Westbrook has another good day with triple-double

Mar 9, 2015

Westbrook has another good day with triple-double

Even against a fellow All-Star, Russell Westbrook’s dominance continued. Oklahoma City’s dynamic point guard posted his fifth triple-double in six games to help the Thunder beat the Toronto Raptors 108-104 on Sunday night. Westbrook, the NBA’s leading scorer, had 30 points, matched a career ...

Bulls prevail despite Westbrook's 43

Mar 6, 2015

Bulls prevail despite Westbrook's 43

E’Twaun Moore finished off Russell Westbrook and the Oklahoma City Thunder. Moore hit a go-ahead 3-pointer with 2.1 seconds left and the Chicago Bulls rallied to beat the Thunder 108-105 on Thursday night, ending Westbrook’s triple-double streak at four. After Moore’s 3 put the ...

Westbrook notches fourth straight triple-double

Mar 5, 2015

Westbrook notches fourth straight triple-double

Russell Westbrook donned a mask and played like a superhero. The All-Star Game MVP set career highs with 49 points and 16 rebounds, and added 10 assists for his fourth consecutive triple-double, helping the Oklahoma City Thunder defeat the Philadelphia 76ers 123-118 in overtime ...

Aldridge leads Blazers past Thunder

Feb 28, 2015

Aldridge leads Blazers past Thunder

LaMarcus Aldridge had 29 points and 16 rebounds, and the Portland Trail Blazers rallied to beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 115-112 Friday night, spoiling Russell Westbrook’s third straight triple-double. Westbrook, who fell and hit his face on teammate Andre Roberson’s knee in the final ...

Feb 9, 2015

OKC takes advantage with Griffin sidelined

The Los Angeles Clippers stumbled in their first test without Blake Griffin. The Clippers announced before their game at Oklahoma City on Sunday that the All-Star forward would be out indefinitely because of a staph infection in his right elbow. Without him, the Clippers ...

Westbrook drops 45 on Pelicans

Feb 5, 2015

Westbrook drops 45 on Pelicans

The way Russell Westbrook saw it, Wednesday night’s game at New Orleans was a must win. The Thunder had lost four of their past six and were missing forward Kevin Durant — out with a sprained left big toe — for the fourth time ...

Hawks win 15th consecutive game

Jan 24, 2015

Hawks win 15th consecutive game

The Atlanta Hawks romped to their 15th straight victory, the longest streak in franchise history. Don’t expect them to savor it for long. This team is focused firmly on what’s in front of them. Paul Millsap scored 22 points, Jeff Teague added 17 and ...