Last April, the Thunder were playing the Rockets and Russell Westbrook dribbled toward the Thunder bench to call a timeout. Right as he relaxed his dribble, Houston's Patrick Beverley jumped him and tried to steal the ball from him. Westbrook fell over:
...then got a little testy:
...then kept playing despite what would later be diagnosed as a torn meniscus.
Almost a year, three knee surgeries, and many missed games later, the Rockets are in Oklahoma City again, and Beverley is trying the exact same stuff. Like, EXACT:
That got Beverley a technical, but he won't stop:
...and with that mask, he kind of looks like an insane person:
And now Reggie Jackson's doing it right back:
This is getting out of hands, guys.