Russell Westbrook said winning the scoring title doesn't mean nearly as much to him as making the playoffs.
The Thunder crushed the Timberwolves 138-113 and Russell Westbrook won the scoring title over James Harden, but OKC will be watching the playoffs from home after the Pelicans beat the Spurs on Wednesday.
Russell Westbrook scored 36 points on 13-of-27 shooting (2-of-5 3PTs, 8-of-8 FTs) with 11 rebounds, seven assists and two steals in the Thunder's 101-90 win over the Blazers on Monday.
The NBA has rescinded Russell Westbrook's 16th technical foul, meaning he'll be eligible to play on Monday against the Blazers.
Russell Westbrook scored a career-high 54 points on 21-of-43 shooting with nine boards, eight assists, one steal and five 3-pointers in a loss to the Pacers on Sunday, but he also picked up his 16th technical foul of the season which will result in a one-game suspension.
Russell Westbrook picked up his 16th technical foul of the season on Sunday, which could result in a mandatory one-game suspension vs. the Trail Blazers on Monday.
Russell Westbrook scored 27 points on 11-of-19 shooting (including a three) with five rebounds and 10 assists in the Thunder's 116-103 win over the Kings on Friday.
The Thunder were blown out by 25 points at home on Tuesday, as Russell Westbrook scored a team-high 17 points on 7-of-16 shooting with two rebounds, two assists and six steals.
Russell Westbrook will no longer wear a protective face mask.
Russell Westbrook put up his 11th triple-double of the season on Sunday, scoring 40 points on 12-of-29 shooting (12-of-15 from the stripe), with 11 rebounds, 13 assists, and four turnovers through 41 minutes of action.
Russell Westbrook continued his assault on fantasy squads' field goal percentages on Friday, hitting just 5-of-20 shots for 18 points, seven boards, seven assists, one steal and one block.
Russell Westbrook logged his 10th triple-double of the season during a 135-131 loss to the Mavericks on Wednesday with 31 points, 11 rebounds, 11 assists, one steal and two 3-pointers on 10-of-32 from the field and 9-of-11 from the line.
The NBA has rescinded a technical foul for Russell Westbrook and he now has 14 on the season.
The Thunder won a critical game in Phoenix on Sunday behind Russell Westbrook's 33 points (10-of-29 FGs, 12-of-14 FTs), nine rebounds, seven assists, three steals and one block.