With the Thunder down two and about 40 seconds left to go, Russell Westbrook took a handoff from Kyle Singler, drove into the lane and hit a tough shot over Kyle Korver to tie the game.
Tie game. Russ is cold blooded. https://t.co/mSglg5luDe
— Up The Thunder (@UpTheThunder) December 20, 2016
Russ had been making tough shots all night, and he had just hit another one (with a lot of contact). The Hawks had an answer on the other end on what looked to be a defensive miscommunication between Russ and Andre Roberson as both defenders stayed on Kyle Korver as Paul Millsap rolled toward the basket and had a short jumper to take the lead. Russ took the rebound, fired up a shot (again a lot of contact), grabbed his own miss but was unable to convert. Keep Reading…