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Oklahoma City's Russell Westbrook passes the ball around New Jersey's Devin Harris, left, and Brook Lopez during the NBA basketball game between the Oklahoma City Thunder and the New Jersey Nets at the Oklahoma City Arena, Wednesday, Dec. 29, 2010.  Photo by Bryan Terry, The Oklahoman ORG XMIT: KOD