Article Photos: ESPN's Jon Barry: Thunder should get by Rockets, doubtful to reach NBA Finals without Russell Westbrook 89/186

FIRST REGULAR SEASON WIN: Oklahoma City's Russell Westbrook tries to shoot over Mike Miller of Minnesota during the NBA basketball game between the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Minnesota Timberwolves at the Ford Center in Oklahoma City, Sunday, Nov. 2, 2008. The Thunder won, 88-85. BY NATE BILLINGS, THE OKLAHOMAN  ORG XMIT: KOD