Thunder Rumblings

NewsOK | BLOGS

Reggie Jackson will start in place of Russell Westbrook

by Anthony Slater Modified: April 27, 2013 at 3:30 pm •  Published: April 27, 2013

HOUSTON — Reggie Jackson will start at point guard in Game 3 of the Western Conference playoff series Saturday night against the Houston Rockets, coach Scott Brooks said at the Thunder’s game-day shootaround at the Toyota Center.

Starting point guard Russell Westbrook will miss the remainder of the postseason after having knee surgery on Saturday, the Thunder announced.

Jackson, a second-year pro out of Boston College, will be making his first NBA start.

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...
+ show more


Trending Now


AROUND THE WEB

  1. 1
    OU football: Samaje Perine on College Football Performance Awards list
  2. 2
    Texas girl, missing for 12 years, rescued in Mexico
  3. 3
    Report: Apple launching gold iPad this month
  4. 4
    Netanyahu to Obama: Iran must not get nuclear arms
  5. 5
    Rhode Island Child Dies From Complications Of Enterovirus That Has Been Affecting Kids Nationwide...
+ show more