Keidel: The Simmering Durant-Westbrook FeudDurant and Westbrook, both All-Stars, had a grudging respect and faux friendship until Durant left the Thunder for the Warriors.
The Bernstein Brief: What Did Russell Westbrook Mean?Westbrook is planning some sort of payback after getting leveled by Zaza Pachulia.
Thunder, Russell Westbrook Agree On ExtensionThe three-year deal worth nearly $86 million kicks in now and includes a player option for the third year, per reports.
Will Golden State's Playoff Run End In Oklahoma City?The Warriors changed the NBA with their new-world game. But one eternal basketball truth still holds... shots closer to the rim are easier.
Baffoe: Matt Forte & LoveForte was his own brand of special.
Russell Westbrook Becomes First Player Since Michael Jordan To Get 4 Straight Triples-DoublesWestbrook is joining some elite company with his recent play.
Bernstein: Latest Recovery A Reckoning For RoseLet this comeback be a reconciliation for Rose, and an honest assessment of what player he still wants to be.
NBA's Top Stop & Watch PlayersHere are the guys you have to tune in for.
Thunder G Russell Westbrook Out 4-6 Weeks With Broken HandThe Thunder will be without Westbrook and Durant likely until December.
McCaffrey: Thibodeau Wants More From His Defense
Rose Won't Recruit Anthony, Unsure About Team USA Tryout"I can play with anybody, no matter who it is," Derrick Rose says.
Westerlund: In Defense Of Officials EverywhereAn often forgotten rule appears lost on Doc Rivers and those rushing to judgment.