Age: 49 Height: 6-3 Weight: 200 lbs School: UCLA
Teams who longed to build a Big Three are now striving for a dynamic duo, hoping two premier players are good enough to win a championship when the belief used to be that it required a trio. Houston is putting James Harden and Russell Westbrook together in a backcourt of recent MVPs, and Kyrie Irving
Russell Westbrook had a chance to put the Oklahoma City Thunder ahead in the final moments of Game 6 of their Western Conference first-round series against Portland. No one knew that was the 17,350th and final shot he would take as a Thunder player, the last time he would touch the ball in an Oklahoma
James Harden and Russell Westbrook are thrilled to be reunited in Houston and can't wait to prove they will work just fine together. Westbrook joined the Rockets this summer in a stunning trade that sent the longtime face of the Oklahoma City Thunder to Houston in exchange for Chris Paul. The deal
D'Antoni wants to keep at least two of Harden, Westbrook, and Eric Gordon on the court at the same time.
The NBA issued a statement saying it has apologized to a reporter who was stopped from asking James Harden and Russell Westbrook about the recent China controversy.