Russell Westbrook finally is without strings
Tom Ziller of SB Nation says Westbrook needs to play more: “Brooks knows his team and its needs better than anyone, but from the outside it looks like the coach outsmarted himself on this
Russell Westbrook was electric, but with just nine available players, the Thunder ran out of steam in Portland on opening night.
Berry Tramel: “Kevin Durant, out for 6-8 weeks with a fractured foot. Anthony Morrow, out 4-6 weeks with a sprained knee. Mitch McGary, out 5-7 weeks with a fractured foot. Grant Jerrett, recovering from
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Berry Tramel: “But Durant and Westbrook are basketball players. Which means they’ve reached their prime. The apex of their marvelous physical gifts. Durant, perhaps the most coordinated 6-foot-10 man God ever made. And Westbrook,
Add two new injuries to the pile. Plus, Kendrick Perkins speaks candidly about his role and lack of desire to remain a starter.