Russell Westbrook scored 47 points in a 105-99 Game 5 loss to the Rockets on Tuesday as the Thunder were officially eliminated from the playoffs.
Russell Westbrook notched his third straight triple-double during Sunday's Game 4 loss to Houston, racking up 35 points, 14 boards, 14 dimes, three triples, three steals, one block and five turnovers in 39 minutes.
Russell Westbrook scored 32 points during a 115-113 win over the Rockets in Game 3 on Friday, adding 13 rebounds, 11 assists, three steals and five turnovers in 39 minutes.
Thunder coach Billy Donovan defended Russell Westbrook on Thursday.
Russell Westbrook said he couldn't care less about his historic 51-point triple-double during Wednesday's Game 2 loss to the Rockets because the end result was a loss.
Russell Westbrook was phenomenal for most of Wednesday's tough Game 2 defeat, scoring a career playoff-high 51 points (17-of-43 FGs, 15-of-18 FTs) with 13 assists, 10 rebounds, four steals and one block.
Russell Westbrook struggled during his team's Game 1 loss on Sunday, scoring 22 points on 6-of-23 shooting with 11 rebounds, seven assists, two steals, three 3-pointers and nine turnovers.
Russell Westbrook returned from a rest day to post five points, eight assists and five rebounds in 18 minutes, but OKC opted to rest him after halftime.
Russell Westbrook will play on Wednesday against the Nuggets.
Russell Westbrook (rest) has been ruled out Tuesday's game vs. Timberwolves.
Russell Westbrook could be hit with a rest day Tuesday vs. the Timberwolves or Wednesday vs. the Nuggets, according to Thunder beat reporter Erik Horne.
Russell Westbrook set a new NBA record on Sunday with 42 triple-doubles in a single season, surpassing Oscar Robertson, and he sealed the achievement with an incredible game-winning 3-pointer.
Russell Westbrook scored 23 points with 12 rebounds, eight assists, one block, eight turnovers and two 3-pointers in 36 minutes during a 120-99 loss to the Suns on Friday.
Russell Westbrook had 45 points, 10 assists, nine rebounds, eight 3-pointers and five steals vs. Memphis on Wednesday, helping the Thunder earn a 103-100 win in Memphis.