Westbrook on the other hand, have averaged a triple-double (31.7 points, 10.4 assists, and 10.7 rebounds).
James Harden hailed Russell Westbrook's triple-double record but believes the MVP should be decided on wins and not individual accomplishments.
What was so special about this three-point shot at the buzzer from planet Neptune, you ask? "Congratulations to Russell Westbrook on a magnificent season!" The MVP candidate broke Oscar Robertson's record, which stood for 55 years, but he also broke the Denver Nuggets' hearts by eliminating them from the playoffs with a buzzer-beating 3-pointer at Pepsi Center.
Westbrook, who finished with 16 rebounds and 10 assists, cut the deficit to five points after hitting three straight free throws assessed after flagrant and technical fouls by Nikola Jokic. How the Thunder choose to prepare, heading into a road game Tuesday against the Minnesota Timberwolves, is unknown.
"I'm so thankful to play the game I love every night", Westbrook said, adding that he would give the game ball to his parents.
Westbrook almost broke the record in his last two games.
Arguably the greatest performance this season was made by Russell Westbrook.
It was a landmark day in the National Basketball Association as Westbrook set the record for the most triple-doubles in a regular season with his 42nd against the Denver Nuggets on Sunday. "I loved watching it".
"My motto is 'Why not?' and I always stick by it, regardless of what people say what is possible, is not possible", he said. Westbrook had 20 points in the fourth, including a steal, layup and basket with the Thunder clinging to a one-point lead, and two dagger 3-pointers in the final 1:13 (the second of which was followed by a strut).
OKC and Denver battled close in the first quarter with the Thunder holding a 27-26 lead after the first 12 minutes. While Westbrook's triple-doubles may take a forefront because they're so easy to visualize - 10, 10, 10 - there are plenty of records that Harden holds or could break, too. "It is something you definitely will never forget". After a loss last Sunday to Cleveland, George and the Pacers have run off three consecutive wins to pull themselves back to.500 with just two games remaining on the schedule.
Memphis, which has secured the seventh seed in the Western Conference playoffs, sat its starters for the fourth quarter.
In his annual New Year's address, Kim said that the country's preparations for an ICBM launch have "reached the final stage". State television showed what appeared to be several KN-08 and KN-14 missiles rolled out on trucks at the parade.
The New York Times reported on April 1 that Fox and O'Reilly paid five women a total of $ 13 million to settle harassment claims. His trip came as Fox News Channel's parent company 21st Century Fox is investigating sexual harassment allegations against him.
But the Cumhuriyet opposition daily focused on the alleged violations: "A shadow fell over the ballot boxes", it said. The European Union opposed Erdogan's bid to shift the country to a system giving the president sweeping new powers.
Instead, it has a ridiculous system to see what IHG franchise locations were affected as well as the respective time frames. Three New Hampshire hotels were affected by a security breach reported this week by InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG).
A $50,000 reward was offered in this case, and many people are urging authorities to give the money to the McDonald's employee. Cleveland police detectives spoke with Stephens via cell phone after the killing and tried to persuade him to surrender.
Some 850,000 Palestinians have been incarcerated since the start of Israel's occupation 50 years ago, Palestinian leaders say. Some 6,500 Palestinians are now detained by Israel for a range of offenses and alleged crimes.
Even in normal times, airlines closely even daily scrutinize numbers such as advance sales and occupancy levels on planes. Barclays analyst Brandon Oglenski told Munoz that "accidents happen. hopefully, we can put this behind us".
Trump campaigned on an "America first" platform, and has vowed to narrow big trade deficits with nations such as China and Japan. Pence's economic discussions in Tokyo will be closely watched to see how hard a line Washington is prepared to take on trade.
That night, in an interview with Fox News Business, US President Donald Trump said he was sending an "armada" to North Korea. Navy strike fleet headed by USS Carl Vinson was thousands of kilometers away from the Korean peninsula last weekend.
It's money he can afford to pay, especially if it means getting Conley and Zach Randolph to the line in Game 3. Vince Carter was assessed a technical foul in the first half after attempting to head-butt Kyle Anderson .
UK MPs back plans for 8 June poll
Rebels in May's party have opposed her on all these policy areas since she replaced David Cameron last July. May's governing Conservatives now have a slight majority, with 330 seats in the 650-seat House of Commons.
Facebook introduces VR Spaces, AR camera effects at F8
In essence, Facebook , Snapchat, and Apple are training us today for more sophisticated augmented reality down the road. The highlighted features of the AR platform on Facebook include object recognition, 3D effects and exact location.
How Real does VR, AR, or MR have to be?
There's still no substitute for getting out of the house and seeing the world and you friends. Person-to-person interaction Spaces isn't, but this the most connected I've ever felt in VR.
Red Sox rally with 4 in 8th inning, beat Tigers 7-5
Verlander also threw another 20 sliders among his 112* pitches, a 17.8 percent rate that is in line with what he threw in 2016. Instead, the eighth continued with Sale being taken out for Heath Hembree , who had the pleasure of facing Miguel Cabrera .
Cavs open 2-0 lead over Pacers with 117-111 win
James put up a near triple-double with 25 points, ten boards, seven assists to go along with four steals and four blocks. It was a combination of poor communication, bad switches, and giving 3-point shooters too much space.
Blue Jackets' Werenski out for playoffs with face fracture
Entering Tuesday, the Blue Jackets probably couldn't have even been labeled a playoff team that is trending downward . He was waiting to the right of the net to collect a rebound on a shot by Jenner and beat Fleury to the glove side.
Apple Royalty Dispute Dings Qualcomm's Guidance
Qualcomm's accounts receivables soared in the quarter, to a deficit of $1.8 billion, up from $392 million in the year-ago period. Qualcomm agreed to purchase NXP Semiconductors NV, a leader in chips for the automotive industry, for $39 billion in late 2016.
Blake Shelton Just Got His Comeuppance on The Voice
None of that is important, and her advice only seems to condemn these kids to concentrating on something besides their singing . As we mentioned with Team Adam , it's really hard to predict who will advance from this particular field of artists.
Documents provide play-by-play of dam crisis response
An Associated Press review found officials made a series of questionable decisions and missteps before and during the crisis. For days, managers assured the public there was no imminent danger as they slowed releases of water to assess the damage.