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Westbrook named conference player of the week

Westbrook named conference player of the week

Westbrook scored 50 points, grabbed 16 rebounds and dished out 10 assists against the Nuggets at the Pepsi Center in the Mile High City.

Revenge is a great motivator - just ask Oklahoma City NBA star Russell Westbrook, who this week scored, passed and rebounded his way in to the history books.

Westbrook has put together an incredible year, leading the league in scoring while becoming the first player since Oscar Robertson to average a triple-double for the season.

Westbrook's record-breaking assist came with 4:17 remaining after a series of missed shots delayed his historic moment.

Westbrook is averaging 31.9 points, 10.7 rebounds and 10.4 assists per game. for the season, making him just the second player in National Basketball Association history to achieve the feat.

Not only did the 28-year-old break the record for triple-doubles in a season with his 42nd, he also made a decision to win the game for Oklahoma City Thunder in the final seconds. Westbrook is averaging 31.9 points, 10.4 assists and 10.7 rebounds.

He recorded his 42nd on the season, and led his OKC Thunder to a 106-105 win over the Denver Nuggets. with a last-second shot three!

Wenger leaves fans guessing on exit
The defeat for Wenger's side leaves their top four hopes in tatters as they fall further behind the Champions League places. It looks on the pitch you can see that.

Westbrook had a double-double by halftime, but didn't get his triple-double until feeding Semaj Christon in the right corner for a 3-pointer that pulled the Thunder to 101-91 with more than four minutes left.

The 28-year-old broke Robertson's record on the road, in a buzzer-beating win against the Denver Nuggets.

Oklahoma City rallied from nine down late to beat the Nuggets in overtime on November 25. Then, Portland will play the defending Western Conference champion Golden State Warriors in the opening round.

Donovan said the decision ultimately was Westbrook's to make.

Known for his relentless style and frenetic energy, Westbrook was one of six players to start every game this season. The Hall of Famer said Westbrook's triple-double numbers show his overall impact on the game beyond his team's record.

"I think that's the most important thing".

Westbrook received a standing ovation from the opposing crowd amid cheers of 'MVP'.


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