When Russell Westbrook gets up a full head of steam and starts heading to the rim, it’s all over. Except for the vicious slam.
Barcelona learned that lesson on Wednesday.
The Thunder were taking on the traditional Spanish powerhouse in Barcelona on Wednesday when Westbrook pushed the ball in transition, saw a path to the bucket, and just destroyed the rim. As Westbrook will do more times than we can count this NBA season.
Oklahoma City won 92-89 behind 24 points and eight rebounds from Enes Kanter.