Wreck-it Russ: Westbrook's path to breaking the triple-double

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Wreck-it Russ: Westbrook's path to breaking the triple-double
Wreck-it Russ: Westbrook's path to breaking the triple-double

Royce Young ESPN Staff Writer Close Covers the Oklahoma City Thunder for ESPN.com Follow on Twitter IN OKLAHOMA CITY'S locker room on April 5, Russell Westbrook took his usual place in front of a blank whiteboard for his postgame media availability. He had his new favorite postgame prop with him -- a cup of ice water -- and answered questions about the Thunder's much-needed win over the Detroit Pistons. After a handful of questions, right before his near-two-minute session wrapped, he was asked almost as an afterthought about another historical mark he just accomplished: a third consecutive season averaging a triple-double. Westbrook shrugged and started his answer with a heavy "uh," and paused.

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