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OKC faces their kryptonite in the Timberwolves

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https://thunderousintentions.com/2019/04/07/okc-thunder-minnesota-preview/3/
by Brayden Koch
With playoff implications in play, the OKC Thunder needs to account for the Minnesota Timberwolves. TI presents what OKC must do.
With three losses against the T-Wolves already this season, the OKC Thunder seek to avoid the sweep as they travel to Minnesota for a day-time thriller.
With playoff implications in play, the OKC Thunder needs to account for the Minnesota Timberwolves. TI presents what OKC must do.
With three losses against the T-Wolves already this season, the OKC Thunder seek to avoid the sweep as they travel to Minnesota for a day-time thriller.
In their last matchup, the Thunder were able to overcome Blake Griffin and the Pistons with a final score of 123-110. This game gave fans a glimpse of everything that’s gone right with OKC this year. Paul George led the way with a 30 point effort. The Timberwolves are also coming off of a win against the Miami Heat lead by Dario Saric‘s 1…

Thunder to fight for playoff position at Timberwolves

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http://www.espn.com/nba/preview?gameId=401071870
Associated Press, Apri 7, 2019

It's become easy to get desensitized to Russell Westbrook's numbers. On Tuesday, Westbrook became only the second player in NBA history to record a 20-point, 20-rebound, 20-assist game.
Friday, he clinched becoming the first player in league history to average a triple-double for three consecutive seasons.
"I think the fact he's done this three years in a row... people don't understand what has happened," Thunder coach Billy Donovan said. "People are going to look back in time, and I think what he has done will be more appreciated later on than it is right now."
Going into Sunday's game at the Minnesota Timberwolves, Westbrook is displaying more of the pass-first approach that made the Thunder (46-33) a contender to finish in one of the top two spots in the Western Conference before their post All-Star break slide.
It wasn't just Westbrook in Friday's win, as b…