Article Photos: Oklahoma City Thunder notebook: Third time nearly a charm for Hornets 35/41

Oklahoma City Thunder's Russell Westbrook (0) drives past New Orleans Hornets' Robin Lopez (15) during the NBA basketball game between the Oklahoma CIty Thunder and the New Orleans Hornets at the Chesapeake Energy Arena on Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2012, in Oklahoma City, Okla.   Photo by Chris Landsberger, The Oklahoman