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Thunder guard Russell Westbrook wins Best Comeback Athlete award at ESPYs Published: July 16, 2014

Thunder guard Russell Westbrook was named the Best Comeback Athlete of the year at the ESPY Awards, aired Wednesday night.

Westbrook returned from three knee surgeries in less than a year to lead the Thunder to the Western Conference Finals against the San Antonio Spurs.

Westbrook became the first player since NBA Hall of Famer Oscar Robertson to average 26 points, 8 assists and 7 rebounds in the postseason.

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