uot;We will look at film and try to get better together with him. But it’s just part of going through the ups and downs of an NBA player, whether he’s a young player or a veteran player. They’re going to have games that they wish would have never happened.” Westbrook is averaging 14.4 points in five games following a contest in which he failed to score in double digits.
Quotable"We would love to have a great home game. Our fans deserve it. Our players deserve it.” — Brooks on the beginning of a three-game home stretch.
BrieflyRobert Swift is participating in full contact games of one-on-one but has yet to return to practice. Assistant coach Mark Bryant delivered a shot to Swift’s healing back following Monday’s practice, indicating Swift has healed. Swift could return to practice Wednesday or Thursday but is still listed as day-to-day. ...Desmond Mason, Damien Wilkins and Joe Smith delivered shoes to more than 150 students at Dunbar Elementary School on Monday afternoon. By Darnell Mayberry