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  1. LeBron James: The most criticized man in the NBARead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | NewsOK.com

    ... my friend said Kevin Durant would receive the same treatment had he limped off unable to play. Not even Russell Westbrook - who people love to criticize - would have been bashed as badly as James was last night on social media . Darnell Mayberry ...

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  2. The Curious Case of Zach LaVineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | Peachtree Hoops

    ... and often unfair to compare prospects to NBA players, LaVine's physical gifts largely compare to UCLA alum Russell Westbrook . Highlights of his early play at UCLA reveal how his explosive play could translate to the NBA (Note: For fans interested ...

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  3. OKC's GM backs Brooks: 'Did an excellent job'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | CBS Sports

    ... on veterans. Presti and the players, though, have been nothing but supportive. Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook endorsed him on Sunday, while Brooks said he didn't even think about job security . Westbrook on Brooks: "Ever since I've been here & ...

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  4. BrooksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | SFGate

    ... era of winning coaches getting fired. Naysayers also believe Brooks' offensive strategy gives point guard Russell Westbrook too much freedom at the expense of MVP Kevin Durant . Presti did his best to squelch the talk on Thursday. After all, he ...

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  5. On This Date in NBA History: June 6, The 2012 Thunder Advanced to the FinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | King James Gospel

    Feb 16, 2013; Houston, TX, USA; From left, New Orleans Hornets forward Anthony Davis, and Western Conference guard Russell Westbrook of the Oklahoma City Thunder, and Western Conference forward Kevin Durant of the Oklahoma City Thunder, and Western Conference guard James Harden of the Houston Rockets watch the 2013 NBA All-Star three-point contest ... (more)

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  6. Russell Westbrook: The High Risk, High Reward PlayerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Thunderous Intentions

    I'm not sure Russell Westbrook is even aware of the polarizing figure he's become.

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  7. Thunder GM Presti high on coach BrooksRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | KXII-TV Sherman

    ... are positioned to succeed. Kevin Durant, the league MVP, is signed through 2015-16 and three-time All-Star Russell Westbrook and defensive ace Serge Ibaka are signed through 2016-17. Presti also spoke highly of coach Scott Brooks who has come under ...

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  8. Thunder GM Presti high on coach Brooks despite criticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... era of winning coaches getting fired. Naysayers also believe Brooks' offensive strategy gives point guard Russell Westbrook too much freedom at the expense of MVP Kevin Durant. Presti did his best to squelch the talk on Thursday. After all, he said, ...

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  9. Spurs' Parker is a go for Game 1 of the finalsRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    ... as a specific game plan that he runs within his team," Chalmers said. "He's not as unpredictable as like a Russell Westbrook or somebody, but he's not as predictable as any other point guard. So you've got to be aware of everything with Tony."

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  10. Thunder Are In a Better Position Than People ThinkRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | Welcome to Loud City

    ... hard work, dedication and some new faces on the court. Almost everyone will agree that Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook are two of the top 10 players in the league today. And their team record looks like they have 2 of the top 10 players, but ...

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  11. Spurs forward Tim Duncan 2013-14Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | MySanAntonio.com

    San Antonio Spurs' Tim Duncan shoots over Oklahoma City Thunder's Russell Westbrook and Reggie Jackson during overtime action in Game 6 of the Western Conference finals Saturday May 31, 2014 at Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, OK.

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  12. Waiting for the breakthroughRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Daily Thunder

    ... than just the four losses to the Spurs, he did do well this season. The Thunder won 59 games despite Russell Westbrook missing 36 of them. They didn't have their regular starting five in almost 70 percent of their games. They were integrating young ...

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  13. Scott Brooks Down To Last Chance With Oklahoma City ThunderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Rant Sports

    ... d to roll will no doubt be Brooks'. It might be unfair on some level, but when you've got Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook on the roster, there really aren't too many excuses.

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  14. Grading the Oklahoma City Thunder's seasonRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2014 | Thunderous Intentions

    ... star collecting his first (of hopefully many) Most Valuable Player awards, the successful return of Russell Westbrook , the development of Reggie Jackson , the immediate impact of rookie Steven Adams and plenty more. Kevin Durant took his game to ...

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  15. Thabo Sefolosha unsure if he remains in OKC next seasonRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2014 | Welcome to Loud City

    ... emerging point guard Reggie Jackson. This type of a player absolutely doesn't fit around Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook. Therefore, the Thunder administration or Sam Presti should make some changes that would bolster the offense of the Thunder. ...

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  16. Hang Time: An Open BookRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | NBA.com

    ... nights where I didn't think I could do it, where I didn't think I could lead these guys." With co-star Russell Westbrook sidelined for nearly half of it with a knee injury, and later two more starters, Thabo Sefolosha and Kendrick Perkins , each ...

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  17. 2014 NBA Playoffs: Fraternizing with the Rock, Part VI- Once more, with feelingRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | Welcome to Loud City

    ... Manu Ginobili shot poorly until the game was on the line and Tim Duncan owned everybody in overtime. Russell Westbrook had a terrific game, but both he and Kevin Durant had difficulty in the extra period. Thanks for joining me for this one because I ...

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  18. NBA Playoffs 2014: TV Schedule and X-Factors for Heat vs. Spurs Finals SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... he scored 25 points in Game 5, putting the Heat up 3-1 over the Thunder and erasing a 43-point effort by Russell Westbrook . Ginobili played worse last year than he had since his rookie season. The historically clutch Ginobili struggled throughout ...

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  19. OKC Thunder: Reggie Jackson wants to start, Thunder is non-committalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | NewsOK.com

    ... games to end this latest Thunder postseason run, Jackson got his wish. He'd started in the past, replacing Russell Westbrook for all 45 of the games the All-Star missed. But this time was different. This time the entire roster was healthy. This time ...

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  20. Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook In Danger of Becoming the Next John Stockton, Karl MaloneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | Rant Sports

    ... exceeded expectations and kept the San Antonio Spurs on top of the NBA. And then there is Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook , the duo who could very well become the next version of John Stockton and Karl Malone - two Hall of Fame players who have ...

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