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Oklahoma City's Russell Westbrook (0) moves to the hoop between Al Horford (15), left, and Josh Smith (5) of Atlanta during the NBA basketball game between the Atlanta Hawks and the Oklahoma City Thunder at the Ford Center in Oklahoma City, Tuesday, February 2, 2010. The Thunder won, 106-99. Photo by Nate Billings, The Oklahoman ORG XMIT: KOD