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Lee Jenkins: With Westbrook out, the ball is in Durant's hands

Lee Jenkins: With Westbrook out, the ball is in Durant's hands

CNNSI.com Updated Apr 26, 2013
Kevin Durant would dribble up and down the street outside his grandmother's house in Capitol Heights, Md., so bound was he to be a point guard. He played the point as a freshman at National Christian Academy in Fort Washington. He ran it during pickup g…
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  • Thunder up 2-0, but missing star player

    Thunder up 2-0, but missing star player

    nba.com Apr 26, 2013
    The Houston Rockets could be without starting point guard Jeremy Lin when they host the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game 3 on Saturday night.
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  • 6 More Hidden X-Factors In The Western Conference First Round

    6 More Hidden X-Factors In The Western Conference First Round

    dimemag.com Apr 26, 2013
    From the intensity of the playoffs, the most memorable moments arise. Amid the chaos, reputations are forged, particularly for those whose renown does not (yet) land them gaudy shoe deals. Yesterday we took a look at hidden x-factors in the Grizzlies/Cl…
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  • Ray Allen Breaks Another Record; The Greatest Shooting Display …

    Ray Allen Breaks Another Record; The Greatest Shooting Display On YouTube; Skylar Diggins & Jay-Z Team Up

    dimemag.com Apr 26, 2013
    If you ask Brandon Jennings, he probably still thinks Milwaukee is winning in seven games. Everyone else? They know this series is over, especially after the Heat’s predictable shutdown second half in their 104-91 win to take a 3-0 lead. LeBron scored 2
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  • Video - Terrible Blow For Thunder 03:17

    Terrible Blow For Thunder

    Apr 26
    Jalen Rose discusses how Russell Westbrook's injury will impact Kevin Durant and the Thunder.
  • Video - Westbrook Down 05:37

    Westbrook Down

    Apr 26
    Daily Thunder's Royce Young on how the Thunder will cope without Russell Westbrook.
  • Video - Westbrook To Have Knee Surgery 02:43

    Westbrook To Have Knee Surgery

    Apr 26
    Flip Saunders discusses the impact Russell Westbrook's injury will have on the Thunder.

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  • Lee Jenkins: With Westbrook out, the ball is in Durant's hands

    Apr 26
    Kevin Durant would dribble up and down the street outside his grandmother's house in Capitol Heights, Md., so bound was he to be a point guard. He played the point as a freshman at National Christian Academy in Fort Washington. He ran it during pickup g…
  • Ian Thomsen: Russell Westbrook's injury will test Kevin Durant's leadershi…

    Apr 26
    Now the spotlight focuses on Kevin Durant.
  • Toronto Raptors weighing run at Phil Jackson, sources say

    Apr 26
    Among the options being considered by the Toronto Raptors as they weigh the futures of team president Bryan Colangelo and coach Dwane Casey is making a run at Phil Jackson, according to sources with knowledge of Toronto's thinking.
  • 2013 NBA playoffs: Oklahoma City Thunder without Russell Westbrook

    Apr 26
    5-on-5: Our experts discuss the impact of Russell Westbrook's injury