Russell Westbrook 23/10/9 in 28mins vs the Pelicans
Russell Westbrook played just 28 minutes against the Pelicans on an emotional Thursday and still almost recorded another triple double (23/10/9). He also had a couple of impressive dunks in the 121-95 victory.
After the game, New Orleans coach Alvin Gentry had some high praise for the All-Star guard.
“He’s just a really talented guy, probably the best athlete in professional sports, and when I say that, I mean pro sports. Not just basketball.”