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  1. Monday Bolts - 6.9.14Read the original story

    Jun 9, 2014 | Daily Thunder

    ... Prime example: The Thunder don't have an iso-heavy offense because they lack for virtue, emblematized by Russell Westbrook's evil shot-taking. Rather, it's their personnel. They can get away with several defensive non-scorers on the floor while ...

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  2. Oklahoma City Thunder: Jeremy Lamb report cardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2014 | NewsOK.com

    ... been a breakout season. Other skills: B - Many of the fringe areas of Lamb's game remain underrated. With Russell Westbrook out, Lamb was asked to be more of a playmaker. And he delivered, playing a little point guard in brief stretches and dishing ...

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  3. Oklahoma City Thunder: Jeremy Lamb realizes that defense is key to his NBA futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2014 | NewsOK.com

    ... "Seeing these players that lock you up, then go score on you, that motivates me," Lamb said, identifying Russell Westbrook as a guy whose defense taught him a ton. "People really be scared to handle against him," Lamb said of Westbrook. "Or scared ...

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  4. New York Knicks Rumors: Could Knicks Trade Shumpert for Draft Pick?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2014 | Buckets Over Broadway

    ... could stretch the floor, offer some additional rebounding, and form an intimidating perimeter defense with Russell Westbrook. For the Knicks, 29 isn't a very great draft position, but the best teams in the league make it work by drafting sure-fire ...

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  5. How Kevin Durant Can Get Oklahoma City Thunder Back to the NBA FinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... a team that's already a clear contender get even better? 's 2013 title hopes were irreparably damaged by Russell Westbrook 's untimely knee injury that forced him out of the postseason. made an impressive return to action in Game 3 against the San ...

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  6. Spurs' Parker is a Go for Game 1 of the FinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | Boston.com

    ... 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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  7. Second Round Recap/Conference Finals PreviewRead the original story

    May 18, 2014 | 20 Second Timeout

    ... to 11-1 for the 2014 playoffs. The highlight of the second round was the dominant performance authored by Russell Westbrook; during Oklahoma City's 4-2 win over the L.A. Clippers, Westbrook was often the best player on the court, outshining both his ...

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  8. The absence of fathers matters to the childrenRead the original story

    May 10, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... has given "from afar." He tells him he loves him, but he lavishes less emotion on Wayne Pratt than he does Russell Westbrook who's only a teammate, or Scott Brooks, who's only his coach. It turns out Pratt deserted his wife and two boys when Kevin ...

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  9. Caron Butler ponders future with ThunderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | NewsOK.com

    One of the mysteries of this week's Thunder exit interviews was where Caron Butler ran off to.

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  10. Watch: Russell Westbrook throws down thunderous slam vs. SpursRead the original story

    May 29, 2014 | Sporting News

    Russell Westbrook is an elite athletic. Anyone who has watched the Thunder play is aware of that, but even the most acute Oklahoma City watcher would be surprised by the dunk Westbrook put down in Game 5 against the San Antonio Spurs.

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  11. Pacers and Thunder can't maintain rolls with knuckleheads running their showsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2014 | PennLive.com

    Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook shoots a foul shot in front of San Antonio Spurs guard Marco Belinelli in the second quarter of Game 4 of the Western Conference finals NBA basketball playoff series in Oklahoma City on Tuesday night.

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  12. Next Day Notes, Game 3: The Real Tony Allen GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2014 | The Memphis Flyer

    ... chapter in that story, another overtime win by the Grizzlies at the Grindhouse. (One wonders whether Russell Westbrook will bother objecting to that nomenclature going forward.) Something about these two teams brings out the best in the Grizzlies, ...

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  13. Grizz Win Another Thriller in OT, 98-95Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2014 | The Memphis Flyer

    ... It was a combination that enabled OKC to erase the lead, and was helped in no small measure by a foul on Russell Westbrook by Tony Allen on a three-point shot with less than 30 seconds left. Westbrook made the free throw and the Grizzlies couldn't ...

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  14. OKC Thunder: The top 10 things on Sam Presti's summer to-do listRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | NewsOK.com

    ... But with Jackson saying Sunday he wants to be a starting point guard, something that won't happen with Russell Westbrook in town, these negotiations could be tough on the Thunder. He'll be an unrestricted free agent on July 1, and given the way his ...

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  15. Westbrook eyes All-DefensiveRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2014 | NBA.com

    Russell Westbrook showed throughout the playoffs that when he puts his mind to it, with his quickness and size - 6-foot-3 and 200 rock-hard pounds - he can be an elite defender.

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  16. The Cavaliers can learn from Serge Ibaka's importance to the ThunderRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | Fear the Sword

    ... now how important interior defense is, at the highest level. I mean, the Thunder have Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook for crying out loud, but they can't compete for a championship without Ibaka. If the Cavs do decide that they want to get ...

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  17. Thunderground: OKC news - May 30, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2014 | Thunderous Intentions

    May 29, 2014; San Antonio, TX, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook dunks over San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard during the first half in game five of the Western Conference Finals of the 2014 NBA Playoffs at AT&T Center.

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  18. Can the Oklahoma City Thunder steal the series?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | Thunderous Intentions

    With a huge Game 4 victory on the back of a 40 point explosion from Russell Westbrook , the Oklahoma City Thunder have tied the series and ultimately made it a "best of three" scenario.

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  19. Thunder Dominate The Spurs And Even Up The SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | Thunderous Intentions

    May 27, 2014; Oklahoma City, OK, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook dunks against the San Antonio Spurs during the second quarter of game four of the Western Conference Finals of the 2014 NBA Playoffs at Chesapeake Energy Arena.

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  20. Serge Ibaka returns and has immediate impact for ThunderRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2014 | Thunderous Intentions

    ... Ibaka clearly put the team first. And they responded. Outside of the numbers and the on floor impact, Russell Westbrook , Kevin Durant and Reggie Jackson clearly had more confidence with their power forward on the floor. He lifted their spirits, he ...

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