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HOUSTON - While Houston Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni and James Harden's teammates raved about his latest big game on Monday night (Tuesday, Manila time), the Beard was busy critiquing himself and pointing out ways he could have played better." ...
Jan 1, 2019
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NEW YORK - Oscar Robertson's 1971 NBA championship ring is among the basketball Hall of Famer's items being auctioned.Robertson's Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame ring and induction trophy, 11 of his NBA All-Star rings ...
Jul 16, 2018
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NEW YORK - Hall of Famer Oscar Robertson will be honored with the NBA's Lifetime Achievement Award at the NBA Awards on June 25.Robertson, the career leader with 181 triple-doubles and the first player to average one for a ...
Jun 16, 2018
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RUSSELL Westbrook got plenty of congratulatory messages and greetings after capping his historic season with an MVP award on Monday (Tuesday, Manila time) in the NBA Awards show in New York.Two greetings, however, stood out the most as basketball great Michael ...
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Jun 28, 2017
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NEW YORK - Russell Westbrook moved past Oscar Robertson and kept right on going to the top of the NBA.Westbrook was voted MVP on Monday night (Tuesday, Manila time) after setting a record with 42 triple-doubles during his historic season. He ...
Jun 27, 2017
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BROOK Lopez groped for words when asked about his take on the NBA finals threematch between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Golden State Warriors.But when the subject shifted to who he thinks deserved this season's MVP award, the Brooklyn Nets ...
Jun 1, 2017
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OKLAHOMA CITY - Russell Westbrook made it perfectly clear in his record-setting season that he can do pretty much anything on a basketball court.But he can't do everything.Westbrook's impressive effort this year included the NBA record ...
Apr 27, 2017
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OKLAHOMA CITY - Oscar Robertson endorsed Russell Westbrook for the NBA's Most Valuable Player award before the Thunder's regular-season finale against the Denver Nuggets on Wednesday (Thursday, Manila time).Westbrook broke Robertson's single-season record for ...
Apr 14, 2017
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THE 2017 NBA playoffs cast is almost complete, but before the intense postseason action even began on the court, an explosive battle has been waged on the record books and naturally in conversations among basketball fans.Who should be the MVP of ...
Apr 10, 2017
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JAMES Harden sounded off on where he stands in a heated debate for the NBA MVP award between him and Russell Westbrook, saying one stat that matters most in choosing the top player of the season - wins.The Rockets star is on ...
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Apr 10, 2017
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DENVER - First, Russell Westbrook broke Oscar Robertson's record for most triple-doubles in a season. Then, he broke the Denver Nuggets' hearts.Westbrook's 36-foot dagger at the buzzer gave Oklahoma City a 106-105 victory, eliminating ...
Apr 10, 2017
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RUSSELL Westbrook already had one record in the bag. The Phoenix Suns did all they can to make sure the Oklahoma City Thunder star didn't walk away with another milestone and a win.Westbrook clinched a triple-double average for the ...
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Apr 8, 2017
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MEMPHIS, Tennessee - Russell Westbrook just missed breaking a tie with Oscar Robertson for the NBA single-season triple-double record, but the Oklahoma City star did knock down a late 3-pointer to seal a victory.Westbrook fell a rebound short of ...
Apr 6, 2017
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OKLAHOMA CITY - For just a few moments, Russell Westbrook slowed down.The Oklahoma City Thunder's mile-a-minute point guard took the time to soak in the atmosphere Tuesday night (Wednesday, Manila time) after he matched Oscar Robertson's ...
Apr 5, 2017
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RUSSELL Westbrook matched the record set by Oscar Robertson for most triple-doubles in a single season in leading the Oklahoma City Thunder's romp over the Milwaukee Bucks, 110-79, at the Chesapeake Energy Arena on Tuesday (Wednesday, Manila time).Westbrook ...
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Apr 5, 2017
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LIKE the devil assiduously pursuing the last available soul on the planet, Oklahoma Thunder guard Russell Westbrook has been busting his tail this season in his bid to record the most number of triple doubles in a season and become only the ...
Apr 2, 2017
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TORONTO - With four straight triple-doubles contributing directly to wins, Russell Westbrook's ability to make the Oklahoma City Thunder tick is undeniable.Not that there was any doubt on Thursday night (Friday, Manila time) as the NBA's leading ...
Mar 17, 2017
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OKLAHOMA CITY - Oscar Robertson is the only player ever to have more triple-doubles in a season than Russell Westbrook.Westbrook had his 31st triple-double of the season to help Oklahoma City beat San Antonio 102-92 on Thursday night (Friday, ...
Mar 10, 2017
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SACRAMENTO, California - Russell Westbrook had a big second half and another triple-double, and it still almost wasn't enough for Oklahoma City.Westbrook had 36 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists for his 20th triple-double of the season as ...
Jan 16, 2017
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DON'T go crowning the Golden State Warriors just yet.Or at least, that was supposed to be the driving point of this piece after some netizens seemed ready to hand the NBA championship to the Warriors after a great escape ...
Mar 3, 2016
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