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ALTERNATE CROP: Serge Ibaka, back, jokes around with Russell Westbrook during media day for the Oklahoma City Thunder NBA basketball team at the Thunder Events Center in Oklahoma City, Monday, Oct. 1, 2012.  Photo by Nate Billings, The Oklahoman