Article Photos: NBA All-Star notebook: Russell Westbrook says OKC Thunder feeling the front-runner role 35/37

Oklahoma City's Kevin Durant (35) passes the ball from between Los Angeles' Matt Barnes (9) and Steve Blake (5) during an NBA basketball game between the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Los Angeles Lakers at Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, Thursday, Feb. 23, 2012. Photo by Bryan Terry, The Oklahoman