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OKC Thunder: Russell Westbrook leaves game with apparent right knee injury

by Anthony Slater Published: March 21, 2014
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During the third quarter of the Thunder’s Friday night game in Toronto, Russell Westbrook left with an apparent injury to his surgically repaired right knee.

As Westbrook was readying to make a move on the perimeter, Raptors point guard Kyle Lowry pressed up on him and inadvertently delivered knee-to-knee contact. Westbrook’s right knee bent at an awkward angle and he immediately came up limping.

Westbrook called timeout slammed the ball to the ground and was helped to the locker room. We will update this story as it develops. Here is a brief look at the play:

by Anthony Slater
Thunder Beat Writer
Anthony Slater started on the Thunder beat in the summer of 2013, joining after two years as NewsOK.com's lead sports blogger and web editor. A native Californian, Slater attended Sonoma State for two years before transferring to Oklahoma State in...
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