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Russell Westbrook (0) of Oklahoma City signals his teammates in the third quarter during the NBA basketball game between the Oklahoma City Thunder and Phoenix Suns at Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, Saturday, Dec. 31, 2011. Oklahoma City won, 107-97. Photo by Nate Billings, The Oklahoman