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Oklahoma City's James Harden (13) and Russell Westbrook (0) leap during player introductions before the NBA basketball game between the Oklahoma City Thunder and Portland Trail Blazers at Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2012. Portland won, 103-93. Photo by Nate Billings, The Oklahoman