Westbrook made a pair of free throws to break a tie with just one second left in OT after he was fouled by Zion Williamson and combined with Beal to score 66 points, leading the Wizards past the New Orleans Pelicans 117-115 on Friday night. He's been playing great since All-Star break. If he's healthy, he loves what he's able to do on the floor,” Beal said about Westbrook.
Russell Westbrook recorded 36 points (18 in the 4th + OT), 15 rebounds and nine assists, including the go-ahead free throws with 1.9 seconds remaining in overtime for the Wizards as they defeated the Pelicans, 117-115. Russell Westbrooks streak of six consecutive triple-doubles has now come to an end. Bradley Beal added 30 points, four rebounds and six assists for the Wizards, while Brandon Ingram (34 points, seven rebounds, five assists) and Zion Williamson (21 points, six rebounds) combined for 55 points for the Pelicans in the losing effort. The Wizards improve to 22-33 on the season, while the Pelicans fall to 25-31.
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