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  • • Daryl Morey explains why Rockets traded for Russell Westbrook
    The Houston Rockets made a big trade over the summer that brought them Russell Westbrook and sent Chris Paul to Oklahoma City. Many questioned whether the Westbrook acquisition would significantly improve the Rockets, and whether adding him and the contract he was on would actually hurt the team long term. The answer so far seems to be that Westbrook has helped Houston remain one of the better tea...2020
  • • NBA DFS: Russell Westbrook and top FanDuel, DraftKings daily Fantasy basketball picks for March 10, 2020
    Mike McClure, a DFS pro with almost $2 million in career earnings, gives optimal lineup advice...2020
  • • Watch: Aaron Gordon rejects Russell Westbrook with vicious block
    The Orlando Magic are dominating the Houston Rockets, and Aaron Gordon’s block of Russell Westbrook only accentuated that fact on Sunday. Westbrook was attempting to get into the paint to score. He appeared to think he could get past Gordon with slick moves but was stunned when Gordon sent his shot flying with a vicious block. Gordon may not be getting the kind of love he deserves from dunk contes...2020
  • • Post Up: Warriors Rally To Defeat Sixers Without Stephen Curry
    Rockets 99 (39-23), Hornets 108 (22-41) Charlotte led the entire game en route to defeating the Russell Westbrook-less Rockets. Terry Rozier dropped a team-high 24 points with 6 dimes. Devonte Graham added 23 points and 6 dimes. Jazz 111 (41-22), Pistons 105 (20-44) Utah blew a 16-point third quarter lead, but battled back to win […] The post Post Up: Warriors Rally To Defeat Sixers Without ...2020
  • • Announcers roast Russell Westbrook’s hilarious sideline outfit
    Rockets guard Russell Westbrook sat out Saturday’s game against the New Orleans Pelicans, with Houston employing some load management for the front end of a back-to-back. That meant Westbrook, ever the fashion icon, had to pick an outfit to wear on the sideline. He went with traditional dress on the top and shorts on the bottom — a choice that was roasted by the Rockets’ broadcast team. What do yo...2020
  • • NBA Sneaker King Power Rankings: Russell Westbrook makes a run; P.J. Tucker laces up the Off-White Jordan 5
    It's time to find out who's bringing the most shoe heat in Vol. 15 of our Sneaker King Power Rankings...2020
  • • Rockets interested in bringing back Luc Mbah a Moute?
    Luc Mbah a Moute was a key rotation piece for the Houston Rockets during their 65-win season in 2017-18, and now he might be back for an encore. Kelly Iko of The Athletic reported this week that the Rockets brought in the 33-year-old forward for a workout. Mbah a Moute played for the LA Clippers last season, but persistent knee issues limited him to just four total appearances. Though he still has...2020
  • • Rockets GM hated Russell Westbrook when he was with Thunder
    Russell Westbrook plays with the kind of style that makes you love him if he’s on your side and dislike him if he’s not. That’s even been the case for Houston Rockets GM Daryl Morey. During an appearance on FS1’s “First Things First” Tuesday, Morey talked about Westbrook’s game with the Rockets and jokingly admitted he hated Russ when the guard was with the Oklahoma City Thunder. “When [Westbrook]...2020
  • • Knicks reportedly have interest in trading for Chris Paul
    The New York Knicks are looking to rebuild their roster under new president of basketball operations Leon Rose, and one of their goals this offseason could be to bring in a proven leader who can help develop young talent. Would Chris Paul have any interest in being that guy? Frank Isola of SiriusXM NBA Radio reports that the Knicks are thinking about making a run at Paul this summer. While Paul wi...2020
  • • Knicks eyeing Chris Paul as possible offseason target?
    A connection with new Knicks president of basketball operations Leon Rose may put Chris Paul on the team’s radar this offseason, according to a pair of reports. Frank Isola of SiriusXM NBA Radio (Twitter link) cited sources who say that the Knicks have been “gathering intel” on Paul and may pursue him in the offseason. Meanwhile, Marc Berman of The New York Post writes that the All-Star point guar...2020

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Russell Westbrook injury and suspension

  • • Watch: Russell Westbrook ejected from Rockets-Warriors game
    Russell Westbrook got ejected from Thursday night’s Houston Rockets-Golden State Warriors game after getting into it with his opponents. Midway through the fourth quarter, Westbrook followed up an Austin Rivers made layup by grabbing what he thought was the rebound. He elbowed Damion Lee and then challenged Lee by yelling at his opponent: As if that weren’t enough, Westbrook then had words with ma...2020
  • • Oscar Time: Who would win the NHL Academy Awards?
    Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images Which NHLers are best suited for the Oscars? With the 92nd Academy Awards this Sunday, all eyes will be on Hollywood as the biggest movie stars in the world get recognized for their achievements. It’s the time of year when cinefiles argue like they’re an armchair GM approaching the trade deadline, while even the most peripheral movie fan will keep an eye on wh...2020
  • • Rockets without Westbrook, Capela vs. Hornets
    Russell Westbrook and Clint Capela are out with injuries for the Rockets against the Hornets on Tuesday night....2020
  • • Russell Westbrook (thumb) ruled out Tuesday vs. Hornets
    Houston Rockets point guard Russell Westbrook will miss Tuesday’s game against the Charlotte Hornets with a left thumb injury. Westbrook suffered the injury to his left thumb during Sunday’s game and had the injury heavily wrapped. He suffered the injury when a New Orleans Pelicans player went for the ball, but instead hit Westbrook’s thumb. In his absence, Ben McLemore will slide into Houston’s l...2020
  • • Report: Pacers fan told Kyle Lowry 'stop whining'
    Kyle Lowry was set off by a fan during Monday night’s Toronto Raptors-Indiana Pacers game, and what the fan supposedly said to him is now being reported. With 8:30 left in the second quarter, Lowry was chasing Doug McDermott on defense and went up for a block under the basket. His momentum took him towards the fans behind the basket. As Lowry began walking back towards the baseline, he turned arou...2019
  • • Rockets vs. Warriors on NBA Christmas Day: Live stream info, watch online, TV channel, odds, start time, pick
    James Harden and Russell Westbrook take on the injury-riddled Warriors on Christmas Day...2019
  • • Ja Morant won’t change his aggressive style of play despite health concerns
    Ja Morant has already missed nearly a quarter of his team’s games this season, but he’s not letting injury concerns affect his attacking mentality. The Memphis Grizzlies star rookie said this week that he will not be changing his aggressive style of play despite its potential impact on his health. “I’ve been playing like this all my life,” said Morant, according to Omari Sankofa II of The Athletic...2019
  • • In the shadows: Five underappreciated NBA players
    Whether they’re buried on a bad team or playing in the shadow of star talent, many NBA players don’t get the recognition they merit. Here are five of the most underappreciated players: Ben McLemore, Rockets It seems like it was just yesterday that McLemore was a lottery pick of the Kings out of the University of Kansas. High first-round picks are typically expected to be franchise-changers, All-St...2019
  • Russell Westbrook Has Knee Scope, Surgery On Non-Shooting Hand
    • Russell Westbrook Has Knee Scope, Surgery On Non-Shooting Hand
    Thunder guard Russell Westbrook has undergone surgery to repair a torn ligament in his non-shooting hand, the team announced in a press release. The All-Star is expected to return to basketball activities in three weeks. According to Adrian Wojnarowski and Royce Young of ESPN, who broke the story, Westbrook had played with the injured hand […] The post Russell Westbrook Has Knee Scope, Surge...2019
  • • Blazers coach throws playful jab at Russell Westbrook over media dealings
    The Portland Trail Blazers are enjoying every bit of their playoff series win over the Oklahoma City Thunder, and even head coach Terry Stotts got in on the fun following his team’s dramatic victory in Game 5. As you may know, Russell Westbrook has been refusing to answer questions from Berry Tramel of The Oklahoman with anything other than “next question” for quite some time. When Tramel went to ...2019

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Russell Westbrook trade, contract, salary rumors

  • • Daryl Morey explains why Rockets traded for Russell Westbrook
    The Houston Rockets made a big trade over the summer that brought them Russell Westbrook and sent Chris Paul to Oklahoma City. Many questioned whether the Westbrook acquisition would significantly improve the Rockets, and whether adding him and the contract he was on would actually hurt the team long term. The answer so far seems to be that Westbrook has helped Houston remain one of the better tea...2020
  • • Knicks reportedly have interest in trading for Chris Paul
    The New York Knicks are looking to rebuild their roster under new president of basketball operations Leon Rose, and one of their goals this offseason could be to bring in a proven leader who can help develop young talent. Would Chris Paul have any interest in being that guy? Frank Isola of SiriusXM NBA Radio reports that the Knicks are thinking about making a run at Paul this summer. While Paul wi...2020
  • • Knicks eyeing Chris Paul as possible offseason target?
    A connection with new Knicks president of basketball operations Leon Rose may put Chris Paul on the team’s radar this offseason, according to a pair of reports. Frank Isola of SiriusXM NBA Radio (Twitter link) cited sources who say that the Knicks have been “gathering intel” on Paul and may pursue him in the offseason. Meanwhile, Marc Berman of The New York Post writes that the All-Star point guar...2020
  • • Russell Westbrook seeing huge improvement in his game since Rockets went all-in on small-ball approach
    Russell Westbrook capped off his best month since joining the Rockets with a 41-point performance Saturday in Boston, writes Tim MacMahon of ESPN. Westbrook averaged 33.7 points per game in February, marking the second-best scoring month of his career. He’s also displaying efficiency that wasn’t part of his game earlier in the season. Westbrook, who took just two of his 27 shots last night from be...2020
  • • Southwest Division free agent breakdown heading into '20 offseason
    Every week, Hoops Rumors takes a closer look at players who will be free agents or could become free agents next offseason. We examine if their stock is rising or falling due to performance and other factors. This week, we take a look at players from the Southwest Division: Ben McLemore, Rockets, 27, SG (Up) – Signed to a two-year, $4.3 million deal in 2019 If you’re in the same backcourt as James...2020
  • • Damian Lillard responds to trolling Thunder fan
    It’s been 10 months since Damian Lillard eliminated the Oklahoma City Thunder from the playoffs with an epic game-winning shot, and Thunder fans still aren’t over it. One Thunder fan retweeted a post pointing out that the Thunder are exceedingly likely to finish ahead of Lillard’s Portland Trail Blazers this season, trolling Lillard by saying that he would “need to see some more of that waving.” L...2020
  • • Chris Paul opens up about issues with Daryl Morey, Rockets
    Chris Paul has made it clear multiple times that he was not thrilled with how the deal that shipped him to the Oklahoma City Thunder went down. Recent comments from the veteran point guard, however, suggest that he still has some lingering animosity for Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey. Paul admitted in December that he was “shocked” by the trade in which the Rockets and Thunder exchang...2020
  • • James Harden: OKC ‘Destined’ for Title Prior to Trade
    The Thunder were “destined” for an NBA championship prior to breaking up their young, vaunted Big Three in 2012, according to James Harden. “That’s easy,” adds Russell Westbrook who was also traded away by OKC last summer, and re-joined Harden in Houston. Both superstars concur that the Rockets “got everything” needed now to win a […] The post James ...2020
  • • Rockets GM: ‘We Feel Very Comfortable We Can Beat the Lakers’
    Rockets general manager Daryl Morey feels “very comfortable” they can beat the Los Angeles Lakers in a potential playoff series. Morey says the addition of Robert Covington in exchange for Clint Capela at Thursday’s NBA trade deadline bolsters Houston’s championship hopes. Led by Russell Westbrook‘s game-high 41 points and a small-ball attack, H-Town earned a […...2020
  • • Oscar Time: Who would win the NHL Academy Awards?
    Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images Which NHLers are best suited for the Oscars? With the 92nd Academy Awards this Sunday, all eyes will be on Hollywood as the biggest movie stars in the world get recognized for their achievements. It’s the time of year when cinefiles argue like they’re an armchair GM approaching the trade deadline, while even the most peripheral movie fan will keep an eye on wh...2020

Russell Westbrook stats

  • While Celtics focus on James Harden, Russell Westbrook scores 41 in Rockets win
    • While Celtics focus on James Harden, Russell Westbrook scores 41 in Rockets win
    Russell Westbrook scored 41 points and James Harden had 21....2020
  • • Russ scores 34 with 7-1 Gobert guarding him
    The Rockets' Russell Westbrook, who is listed at 6-3, was guarded by 7-foot-1 center Rudy Gobert on Saturday. Westbrook scored 34 points on 14-of-26 shooting....2020
  • Jazz defense no match for small-ball Rockets, James Harden scores 38 in win
    • Jazz defense no match for small-ball Rockets, James Harden scores 38 in win
    James Harden scored 38 points and Russell Westbrook had 34....2020
  • • Damian Lillard roasts Russell Westbrook over in-game trash talk
    Damian Lillard was on the receiving end of some Russell Westbrook trash talk during the Portland Trail Blazers’ 117-107 win over the Houston Rockets on Wednesday night. Not only did Lillard get the last laugh with the victory, he also sneaked in the final word on the in-game taunt on social media. Westbrook managed one of his patented triple-doubles in the loss with 31 points, 11 rebounds and 12 a...2020
  • • Kendrick Perkins rips ‘coward’ Kevin Durant in crazy Twitter beef
    Kendrick Perkins took aim at his former teammate Kevin Durant during a Twitter beef that got personal on Thursday night. Matters began when Perkins tweeted early Thursday that he was going on “SportsCenter” to share his opinion on why Russell Westbrook is “Mr. Thunder” and the best player to ever play for Oklahoma City. Perk’s declaration was clearly a shot at Durant, because KD is widely recogniz...2020
  • • NBA scores, highlights, results: Russell Westbrook goes 20-20-20; Warriors crush Nuggets in West showdown
    There were just four games on Tuesday night, but plenty of action...2019
  • Paul George scores 28 as Thunder beat Raptors 116-109
    • Paul George scores 28 as Thunder beat Raptors 116-109
    Paul George scored 28 points, Russell Westbrook had 18 points, 13 assists and 12 rebounds, and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Toronto Raptors 116-109 on Friday night....2019
  • • NBA scores, highlights: Russell Westbrook leads Thunder past Nets; Rockets take on Warriors in West showdown
    There are six games on the schedule for Wednesday night...2019
  • Lou Williams scores 40 points, Danilo Gallinari 34 to lead Clippers past Thunder (VIDEO)
    • Lou Williams scores 40 points, Danilo Gallinari 34 to lead Clippers past Thunder (VIDEO)
    Russell Westbrook and Paul George fouled out of the game....2019
  • • NBA scores, highlights: Russell Westbrook outduels Damian Lillard in OKC overtime win; Bucks beat Pacers in East battle
    The NBA offered a small, two-game slate on Thursday...2019

Russell Westbrook kids, wife/husband, girlfriend/boyfriend, father/mother

  • • Russell Westbrook, Thunder taunt Damian Lillard with 'rock the baby'
    The trash talk between the Oklahoma City Thunder and Portland Trail Blazers is on another level. Russell Westbrook and Damian Lillard have a rivalry that’s been ongoing, something Lillard acknowledged before their first round playoff series began. The first two games in Portland gave Lillard a chance to flex on the Thunder, and he did so winning both games to take a 2-0 series lead. Playing in fro...2019
  • • Jazz ban second fan stemming from previous Russell Westbrook incident
    Russell Westbrook had a highly publicized exchange with a fan earlier this week that led to a conversation about inappropriate conduct from fans at Utah Jazz home games, and two people have now been permanently banned from the team’s arena as a result. Westbrook felt a fan crossed the line when he heckled him during Monday night’s game, and the Oklahoma City Thunder star threatened the fan and his...2019
  • • Russell Westbrook reveals what Jazz fan said to him
    There are always two sides to a story, and now we’re hearing both sides of what happened between Russell Westbrook and a Utah Jazz fan that led to a video that went viral on Monday night. A video of Westbrook threatening to f— up a Jazz fan and his wife circulated after the Thunder’s win at Utah on Monday night. The video did not have context and only showed Westbrook’s threat to the fan. After th...2019
  • • Westbrook threatens courtside fan, fan's wife
    Russell Westbrook confronted a fan and his wife Monday night during the Oklahoma City Thunder's win at Utah, telling the man he would "f---" him up and would do the same to his wife....2019
  • • Russell Westbrook threatens a heckling Jazz fan and his wife: 'I'll f--- you up'
    Westbrook threatened a couple of Jazz fans during the game while on the Thunder bench...2019
  • • Jazz fan has history of negative, racist tweets aimed at Russell Westbrook
    The Utah Jazz fan who is at the center of a highly-publicized incident with Russell Westbrook has a history of nasty tweets sent about the Oklahoma City Thunder star. The Jazz announced Tuesday that they have banned fan Shane Keisel permanently from all arena events for his inappropriate and disrespectful behavior towards Westbrook during Monday’s game between the Jazz and Oklahoma City Thunder. W...2019
  • • Russell Westbrook fined $25K; Jazz ban fan involved in heated exchange
    Thunder guard Russell Westbrook has been fined $25,000 for “directing profanity and threatening language to a fan,” the league announced in a statement on Tuesday. The fan, who made derogatory remarks towards Westbrook during the heated exchange has been permanently banned from Vivint Smart Home Arena in Utah, the Jazz announced. The incident occurred during Oklahoma City’s win over Utah on Monday...2019
  • Jazz Permanently Ban Fan After ‘Inappropriate Interaction’ with Russell Westbrook
    • Jazz Permanently Ban Fan After ‘Inappropriate Interaction’ with Russell Westbrook
    The Jazz have permanently banned the fan who engaged in the interaction with Russell Westbrook, the team announced today. According to Westbrook, a man and his wife made racial comments that triggered him to respond, “I’ll f**k you up. You and your wife,” to the couple. Westbrook was fined $25,000 by the League for the […] The post Jazz Permanently Ban Fan After ‘Inap...2019
  • • Donovan Mitchell issues statement in response to Russell Westbrook fan incident
    Russell Westbrook got into a verbal altercation with a fan during a game in Utah earlier this week, and Jazz superstar Donovan Mitchell is speaking out against the inappropriate behavior from some fans that led to the exchange. In a statement he released on Tuesday, Mitchell said he is “personally hurt” by the incident and does not want visiting players or players who might play for the Jazz in th...2019
  • ‘I’ll F**k You Up’: Russell Westbrook Warns Utah Jazz Fans
    • ‘I’ll F**k You Up’: Russell Westbrook Warns Utah Jazz Fans
    Russell Westbrook issued a fiery warning to trash talking Utah Jazz fans Monday night. “I’ll f**k you up. You and your wife,” Westbrook threatened from the Thunder bench. Russ said the pair made “racial” comments during OKC’s 98-89 win. Per The Oklahoman: Westbrook said after the Thunder’s 98-89 win over the Jazz that the fan […] The post ‘I’ll F**k You Up...2019

Top Russell Westbrook news

  • • Russell Westbrook gets tribute video, enormous ovation from Thunder fans in return to Oklahoma City
    Even as a Rocket, Russell Westbrook is the most beloved player in Oklahoma City history...2020
  • • Kuzma slows Russ in 2nd after Rondo's request
    In the second half of the Lakers' win vs. the Rockets on Saturday, Kyle Kuzma was the principle defender on Russell Westbrook, who was limited to 13 points in the final two quarters....2020
  • • Russell Westbrook is exactly who everybody -- except for the Houston Rockets -- thought he was
    Houston bet on the veteran guard to adjust his playing style but that hasn't been the case this season...2019
  • • Lillard to Westbrook: ‘I’m the Last Person You Want to See in the Playoffs’
    Damian Lillard provided a highly-entertaining play-by-play of his recent trash talk with Russell Westbrook. Lillard says he shut down the spicy back-and-forth, which resulted in a pair of technical fouls, by telling Westbrook that it wouldn’t end well for the Houston Rockets should the two meet in the postseason (again.) Dame has been on an […] The post Lillard to Westbrook: ‘I’m...2020
  • • OKC welcomes back Russ with video, MVP cheers
    The Thunder welcomed Russell Westbrook back to Oklahoma City with a tribute video, while fans roared and chanted "MVP!"...2020
  • • Ja Morant: Russell Westbrook ‘Highly Disrespected’
    Russell Westbrook is “highly disrespected,” this despite having a Hall of Fame résumé, according to Grizzlies rookie guard Ja Morant. “People take his play for granted,” Morant said Wednesday prior to facing Westbrook and the Rockets. Russ finished with with 33 points, 9 rebounds, 8 assists and 4 steals in Houston’s 140-112 blowout of visiting […] The post Ja Mo...2020
  • • Morant on Westbrook: 'He's highly disrespected'
    Grizzlies rookie Ja Morant, who played against Russell Westbrook for the first time Wednesday night, says he feels as if the Rockets guard is "highly disrespected," adding, "People take his play for granted."...2020
  • • Russell Westbrook, Rockets show off small-ball prowess in eye-opening victory over the Lakers
    We'll see if this is sustainable, but for at least one game Houston's 'little' experiment was too much to handle...2020
  • • Rockets star Russell Westbrook on return to Oklahoma City: 'I don't regret one thing'
    Westbrook returned to Oklahoma City for the first time since being traded to Houston over the offseason...2020
  • • James Harden, Russell Westbrook and a Houston Rockets team potentially facing the end of an era
    You could argue their realistic championship hopes sailed out of town the day they sent Chris Paul packing...2019

Russell Westbrook fantasy rankings and news

  • • NBA DFS: Russell Westbrook and top picks for April 9 FanDuel, DraftKings daily fantasy basketball lineups
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  • • NBA DFS: Russell Westbrook and top picks for Feb. 3 FanDuel, DraftKings daily fantasy basketball lineups
    SportsLine's proven model gives optimal NBA DFS lineup advice...2019
  • • NBA DFS: Russell Westbrook and top picks for Feb. 1 FanDuel, DraftKings daily fantasy basketball lineups
    SportsLine's Mike McClure, a DFS pro with almost $2M in winnings, gives optimal lineup advice...2019

Russell Westbrook schedule, game

  • • NBA DFS: Russell Westbrook and top FanDuel, DraftKings daily Fantasy basketball picks for March 10, 2020
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  • • Knicks reportedly have interest in trading for Chris Paul
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  • • 'Super special': Morant's ROY favorite, but Zion, three others merit props
    This season's NBA rookie class is something of a mixed bag. But two of the more heralded picks --- hmm, wonder who they are? -- have met out-sized expectations; others have surprised. Here are contenders in the Rookie of the Year race and their NBA comp. THE FAVORITE: Ja Morant, Grizzlies Credentials: The new star of the Grizzlies (29-31) is raising the bar for rookie point guards. Morant averages...2020
  • • Russell Westbrook seeing huge improvement in his game since Rockets went all-in on small-ball approach
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  • • Damian Lillard responds to trolling Thunder fan
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  • • Rockets GM: ‘We Feel Very Comfortable We Can Beat the Lakers’
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  • • Oscar Time: Who would win the NHL Academy Awards?
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  • • Russell Westbrook (thumb) ruled out Tuesday vs. Hornets
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  • • Watch: Zion Williamson rejects Russell Westbrook, stuns with alley-oop dunks
    Zion Williamson is starting to heat up, ladies and gentlemen. On Sunday as the New Orleans Pelicans took on the Houston Rockets, he showed off all the moves. It started early with an incredible alley-oop from Lonzo Ball to Zion you have to see to truly appreciate. Then, the young duo connected once again when Ball threw a no-look alley-oop to Williamson for the easy bucket. Not content to dominate...2020
  • • Until playoffs, Rockets should be commanded by 'Captain' Westbrook
    There’s a memorable scene in the movie Captain Phillips  where the pirates take over the ship, and Muse, the lead pirate, calmly tells Captain Phillips (Tom Hanks), “Look at me. Look at me. I’m the captain now.” It’s a simple yet powerful line, and you immediately understand that Muse is not only in complete control of the situation, but that he, not Captain Phillips, will be the star of the movie...2020

Russell Westbrook rumors, scandals

  • • Rockets vs. Celtics takeaways: Russell Westbrook drops 41 to lead Houston to win in overtime thriller
    Jaylen Brown hit a buzzer-beating 3 to send things to overtime, but the Rockets prevailed...2020
  • • Rockets survive Celtics in OT thriller: Russell Westbrook stays hot, Boston's miracle shot among top takeaways
    Jaylen Brown hit a buzzer-beating 3 to send things to overtime, but the Rockets still found a way to prevail...2020
  • • Damian Lillard gave coldest wave to Thunder after incredible shot
    Damian Lillard could not have been more spectacular on Tuesday night, and he capped off his incredible performance with a shot for the ages. The Portland Trail Blazers point guard made a 3-pointer from way downtown at the buzzer to give his team a 118-115 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game 5 of their first-round playoff series. Then he gave the Thunder bench the coldest wave ever after mak...2019
  • • 2019 NBA Playoffs: Damian Lillard explains why he wanted his Blazers to face Russell Westbrook, Thunder in the postseason
    Lillard send the Thunder home with a series-winning 3-pointer at the buzzer of Game 5...2019
  • • Blazers coach throws playful jab at Russell Westbrook over media dealings
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  • ‘That’s a Bad, Bad Shot’: Paul George Tips His Cap at Damian Lillard
    • ‘That’s a Bad, Bad Shot’: Paul George Tips His Cap at Damian Lillard
    Paul George called it a “bad shot,” but all he could do in the end, was tip his cap at Damian Lillard. Lillard’s cold-blooded 37-footer at the buzzer Tuesday night gave the Portland Trail Blazers a thrilling 118-115 victory in Game 5, and sent OKC home for the summer. George, Russell Westbrook and the rest […] The post ‘That’s a Bad, Bad Shot’: Paul George...2019
  • • NBA Star Power Index: More shocking? Russell Westbrook going 20-20-20 or Steph Curry shooting part blind?
    This thing with Curry's eyesight is crazy...2019
  • Utah Jazz Owner: ‘We Are Not a Racist Community’
    • Utah Jazz Owner: ‘We Are Not a Racist Community’
    Utah Jazz team owner Gail Miller addressed the Russell Westbrook incident with the hometown fans prior to Thursday night’s matchup with the Minnesota Timberwolves. “We are not a racist community,” Miller said, adding that she was “extremely disappointed” that Westbrook was treated in such an offensive manner. The ugly scandal shook the Jazz franchise to […] The ...2019

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