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NBA playoffs: Thunder draw even with another breathtaking performance

It's a new series. Russell Westbrook dropped a 40-point, 10-assists, five-rebound, five-steal line, and the Thunder led by as many 27 points in a 105-92 Game 4 victory. The Thunder-Spurs series is now tied at 2.

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Scott Brooks isn't as bad as his critics suggest

The Oklahoma City coach is often accused of holding back his superstar-laden team. But with the Thunder two wins away from the Finals, perhaps we should praise Scott Brooks for fostering an environment that has allowed Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook to flourish.

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Thunder level series with Spurs, 2-2

Russell Westbrook took over as the Thunder leveled the series, 2-2.

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Cory Joseph slams on Serge Ibaka

Cory Joseph, who is that guy you totally remembered was on the Spurs roster, got some extended playing time on Tuesday night with the Spurs down big in Game 4 to the Thunder. It's safe to say he made the best of it.

In the fourth quarter, Joseph split the Thunder pick-and-roll defense and found his way to the paint. Instead of passing out as Serge Ibaka closed down on him, Joseph went up and jammed on one of the best rim defenders in the NBA.

Everyone is better when they're on the Spurs.

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Gregg Popovich goes silent on David Aldridge

Gregg Popovich would have been great on The Office. Here's his demo reel.


via @jollyrogerwilco

Actually, that's the Spurs coach answering a fairly basic question between the first and second quarter of Tuesday night's game between San Antonio and Oklahoma City.

Where have I seen that look before?

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Reggie Jackson leaves with ankle injury

Oklahoma City was down big in the first quarter on Tuesday night when things got much worse.

Backup point guard Reggie Jackson went for a drive early in the first but turned his ankle when he stepped across Spurs defender Danny Green. Jackson appeared to tweak it enough to cause him significant pain and immediately yelled at referee Joey Crawford asking for a timeout so he could be substituted for.

Jackson skipped the bench and immediately left for the locker room, but returned a few minutes later. His status is listed as questionable.

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Dear Charles Barkley, Ginobili is not European

Argentina: Still not in Europe.

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Ibaka's major impact in 4 charts

The Thunder power forward made a huge difference for OKC in Game 3 after returning from injury, to say the least.

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