The knock on Russell Westbrook‘s season-long triple double and MVP candidacy is that he is chasing stats, padding his numbers at the expense of efficiency and making the Thunder a better team. It sure looks like Westbrook blocks Jerami Grant‘s shot to get the rebound (we only have the one camera angle here). Westbrook just wants the ball and gets it.
ESPN announced its latest round of layoffs on Wednesday morning — 100 employees are expected to lose their jobs, including dozens of on-air personalities. In the immediate aftermath, accusations began to fly about why the almighty ESPN had to lay off employees. ESPN's ratings are strong.
Isaiah Thomas and Al Horford did what the Celtics brought them to Boston to do. BOSTON — Dwyane Wade was working on a vintage performance, the type the fans at TD Garden had seen before in the playoffs from the former Miami Heat superstar, and the crowd was growing tense in a one-point Game 5. Then