'The Misunderstood Genius of Russell Westbrook'

Feb 7, 2017
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The New York Times Magazine looks at Russell Westbrook's improbable season and his changing status in the eyes of Thunder fans.

Source: Nytimes

In Philadelphia, before the first game of the N.B.A. season, Russell Westbrook worked through his warm-up routine. He was loose and laughing but - as always - precise. Westbrook's internal clock had driven him to be the first player out on the court, a full three hours before tipoff, and he was performing his routine in front of a largely empty arena.

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