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Oklahoma City's Russell Westbrook, right,watches his shot beside and Nenad Krstic and Kobe Bryant of the Lakers watch sduring the NBA basketball game between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Oklahoma City Thunder at the Ford Center,Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2009. The Thunder lost 107-93. PHOTO BY BRYAN TERRY, THE OKLAHOMAN