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Rip City Project

Kevin Durant out 4-6 months, Blazers benefit short-term

One week after being removed from basketball activities, the Oklahoma City Thunder announced that the reigning MVP, Kevin Durant, will have bone graft surgery on his right foot and miss the remainder of the 2014-15 season. The prioritization of Durant’s long-term health is better for him, the Thunder, and (in a more immediate sense) the […] Kevin Durant out 4-6 months, Blazers benefit short-term - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

New York Daily News

Isola: Knicks must take pass on injured Kevin Durant

Kevin Durant is done for the season after the Thunder announced that he will need another surgery to repair a broken bone in his foot.

Houston Chronicle

Thunder star Kevin Durant done for season

Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant will miss the rest of the NBA season, the team announced Friday, Durant will undergo bone graft surgery next week on his right foot, which has kept him out since Feb. 19. Without him, the Thunder are in eighth place in the Western Conference, owning the last playoff spot. […]

CSN Washington

Durant done for season, to undergo third surgery on right foot

No more speculation required as the Thunder announce Kevin Durant to undergo yet another surgery on his right foot.

San Francisco Chronicle

Thunder’s Westbrook continues to reel off triple-doubles

Hours after Oklahoma City learned it might be without reigning MVP Kevin Durant for the rest of the season (see Names & Faces, B2), Russell Westbrook had yet another triple-double and scored 17 of his 36 points in the fourth quarter to help the host Thunder defeat the Atlanta Hawks 123-115 on Friday night. Forward Serge Ibaka also might be out for the season with a knee injury, and big man Enes Kanter missed Friday’s game with a sprained left ankle. In the midst of it all, the Thunder became just the fourth team in NBA history to go from nine games under .500 to nine games over .500 in...

CSN Washington

Timetable for Kevin Durant's return goes from soon to uncertain

The Oklahoma City Thunder star hoped to return from his latest foot surgery in the coming days and rejoin the playoff race, but a possible setback could keep Durant sidelined .

CBS Sports

Serge Ibaka out 4-6 weeks

The Thunder have taken another hit as Serge Ibaka will miss 4-6 weeks after having knee surgery. Matt Moore has the latest on how this could impact them in their playoff push.

San Francisco Chronicle

NBA results and news, March 13: Westbrook gets triple-double

The electric point guard scored 15 of his 29 points in the fourth quarter and collected his sixth triple-double in eight games during the Thunder’s 113-99 victory over the visiting Timberwolves on Friday night. Westbrook checked out with 2:13 left, seemingly short of the feat, but a scoring change gave him his 10th rebound to go with 12 assists. Gorgui Dieng led Minnesota with 21 points and 14 rebounds, and Minnesota point guard Ricky Rubio left with an ankle injury. Paul Millsap scored 23 points and Atlanta made five three-pointers in the final 6:38 to pull away from host Phoenix, which...

San Francisco Chronicle

NBA results, March 5

E’Twaun Moore hit a go-ahead three-pointer with 2.1 seconds remaining and the Chicago Bulls rallied to beat the visiting Oklahoma City Thunder 108-105 on Thursday night, ending Russell Westbrook’s triple-double streak at four. Westbrook had 43 points and added seven assists and eight rebounds. Starting guard Wesley Matthews had to be helped off the court with a left foot injury early in the third quarter.

Chicago Bulls Blog | ESPN Chicago

Bulls in familiar position down the stretch

CHICAGO -- With 21 games left in the regular season and a showdown with Russell Westbrook and the Oklahoma City Thunder on the horizon Thursday night, the Chicago Bulls find themselves in a familiar position. Their backs are against the wall and they are playing without key players because of injury. Derrick Rose (knee) and Jimmy Butler (elbow) are out at least several more weeks, and Taj Gibson (ankle) is out for a little while longer, although Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau did note after Wednesday's light practice that Gibson is out of his walking boot.

Los Angeles Times

Thunder's Russell Westbrook has surgery to repair cheekbone fracture

Oklahoma City Thunder All-Star point guard Russell Westbrook underwent surgery Saturday to repair a fracture in his right cheekbone and will not play against the Lakers on Sunday.

Behind The Blazers Beat | Oregonian

Russell Westbrook suffers frightening facial injury; photos appear to show a 'dent' in his cheek

In the final seconds of the Portland Trail Blazers 115-112 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Friday, Russell Westbrook appeared to suffer a painful injury to the right side of his face.

Rip City Project

Russell Westbrook suffers bizarre facial injury in Portland

With one second remaining in Friday night’s game between the Portland Trail Blazers and Oklahoma City Thunder, Russell Westbrook took a knee to the head from teammate Andre Roberson. The injury occurred on this play, in which Westbrook was knocked to the floor after missing a free throw and was accidentally struck as he attempted […] Russell Westbrook suffers bizarre facial injury in Portland - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More