Article Photos: OKC Thunder notebook: Coach Scott Brooks said Kendrick Perkins is improving 3/3

FILE - In this Sunday, April 22, 2012, file photo, Oklahoma City Thunder players stand over teammate James Harden after he was injured receiving a flagrant double foul from Los Angeles Lakers' Metta World Peace, in the first half of an NBA basketball game, in Los Angeles. It was announced Tuesday, April 24, that Lakers' World Peace has been suspended 7 games for elbowing Thunder's Harden in Sunday's game. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon, File) ORG XMIT: NY160