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Russell Westbrook returns at Sacramento after 6 games out

November 20,2018 09:20

Russell Westbrook made his return Monday against the Sacramento Kings after missing the past six games. Westbrook had sprained his left ankle in the second half on Nov. 5 against the New Orleans Pelicans. He was upgraded to questionable on Monday ...and more »


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Russell Westbrook made his return Monday against the Sacramento Kings after missing the past six games.
Westbrook had sprained his left ankle in the second half on Nov. 5 against the New Orleans Pelicans. He was upgraded to questionable on Monday afternoon following shootaround and after responding well. He then made the decision to play.

Thunder star Russell Westbrook announced the birth of twin daughters, Skye and Jordyn, in a social media post Sunday.

Westbrook returned to full contact practice on Friday and appeared set to return against the Phoenix Suns on Saturday, but left following shootaround to fly to Los Angeles for the births of his twin daughters later that night.
He rejoined the team in Sacramento on Monday morning.
The Thunder have won 10 of their past 11 games, including five of six in the recent stretch, without Westbrook.

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