Staples Center was struck by a force of nature Wednesday night.
Or, as Clippers guard Raymond Felton called Russell Westbrook, “a one-man fast break.”
The Oklahoma City Thunder have played only four games, but you can already sense their polarizing shoot-first All-Star point guard is in the early stages of the kind of season that will push the boundaries of our imaginations.
Though Kevin Durant’s departure to the Golden State Warriors destabilized the Thunder’s foundation, it also liberated Westbrook from demands that he exercise restraint in deference to a more decorated teammate.
If LeBron James remains the NBA’s best player, Westbrook is the league’s top...