The Starting Five is five links from around the league that focus on the Oklahoma City Thunder. Sometimes serious, sometimes light-hearted. We’re bringing you links from around the world wide web.
This guy is a flippin’ idiot: But Westbrook? At this point, I think most of us would be surprised if Westbrook re-signs, or even makes it through his current contract. Westbrook is locked in through 2016 at a max deal. That summer, he’ll become an unrestricted free agent. (cont…)
Andrew Gilman talks about the presence of Russ: This is Westbrook. He’s never changed and he likely never will. His coaches don’t seem to have a problem with him and his teammates certainly haven’t made any waves about him, either. (cont…)
Jim Traber rips Thunder broadcast crew: Traber has long complained that Davis and analyst sidekick Grant Long offer few, if any, negative comments about the Thunder’s play during game telecasts. He even has taken a few shots at radio voice Matt Pinto. (cont…)
Draymond Green says he wasn’t playing dirty against OKC: Green, an NBA rookie, tweeted, “If last night is what y’all people consider a dirty play nowadays we might as well change the name to powder puff basketball.” (cont…)