He made yet another history in the National Basketball Association as he hit a record high triple-double of 57 points, 11 assist and 13 rebounds in their game against Orlando Magic.
With the departure of Kevin Durant to Golden State, Westbrook was forced to carry a huge load for the Thunder this season. For as much criticism he has caught about his role in Durant leaving, he has more than held his own on the court this past year. He set an National Basketball Association single-season record for most 3-pointers off the bench, helping the high-scoring Rockets make more shots behind the arc than any team in history.
Westbrook defeated fellow finalists James Harden of Houston and Kawhi Leonard of San Antonio to claim the season MVP award for the first time in ceremonies at NY.
" Obviously, it was an surprising season for me but without these guys and the rest of ours who are not here, nothing would be possible", Westbrook said.
Draymond Green (L) poses with the Kia NBA Defensive Player of the Year award, and Russell Westbrook (R) poses with the Kia NBA Most Valuable Player award at the 2017 NBA Awards on June 26, 2017 in NY.
Durant played the best basketball of his career when he won the 2017 NBA Finals MVP award and playing on a team with three other All-Stars has helped him reach new heights.
Earlier, Milwaukee's Malcolm Brogdon became the first player not picked in the first round to win NBA Rookie of the Year in the common draft era, beating out Philadelphia's Dario Saric and Joel Embiid.
"My attractive wife. Since day one, meeting you, 2007 back at UCLA, I knew you were special", he said. I was very upset, and you said, if you remember correctly, you said 'You just have to shake it off.' And I got an idea.
In his first season coming off the bench, Gordon set a single-season record with 206 3-pointers by a reserve.
The 22-year-old from Cincinnati spent 17 months in detention after he was arrested for stealing a political poster from a hotel. The Warmbiers are happy to have their son back alive, even though he is unable to respond because of his comatose state.
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India is yet again in the race of the World Cup, again at England and our women cricketers are looking more determined than ever. They will play against Australia on 5th July, New Zealand on 8th July, West Indies on 11th July and Sri Lanka on 15th July.
Sometimes it's that person who had too much to drink and sometimes it's that person who doesn't know what an app is. The rider wouldn't quite know which auto to be looking for the and the driver wouldn't know who the rider is.
If so, where and when did he appear? Rather, Spider-Man first showed up as a little kid in Iron Man 2 back in 2010. Well, technically, he's still young , so maybe a better description would be "a younger Peter Parker".
D'Antoni turned the team's star player who wasn't known as a defensive player and didn't pass often into the opposite. The NBA will announce the victor of the MVP and the other individual honors during the first NBA Awards show in NY .
Drake later gushed about his date on Instagram, sharing a photo of them looking cozy at the star-studded event. Sure, the points are certainly key component to basketball, but the fans-they want to see the handshakes.
One fan of the Senate bill is the insurer Anthem. "The Senate bill would cut annual household taxes by about $670 on average". In short, the only thing worse politically for the Republicans than keeping Obamacare is passing Ryan-McConnell-Trump-care.
She was also underage and the instructor failed to check her ID or to find out if she had parental permission to make the jump. The instructor, who has not been named, has appeared in court accused of causing the Dutch girl's death.
Fire safety experts said the fire at Grenfell Tower was a tragedy that could have been avoided, if warnings had been heeded. It has also emerged that in Camden, where four blocks were evacuated, more than 1,000 fire doors were missing.
Jordan Spieth birdies 18th to keep Travelers lead
Ryu has five LPGA Tour victories, also winning the major ANA Inspiration in April in a playoff with Lexi Thompson. Spieth and Tiger Woods are the only two players in the modern era to reach 10 wins before turning 24-years-old.
Cyberattacks Spread From Ukraine to Europe, US
Maersk issued a similar statement, saying its IT systems "are down across multiple sites and business units due to a cyberattack". Mikko Hypponen , chief research officer at F-Secure, says Petya uses other exploits to spread in internal systems.
Brazil's president says corruption charge is 'fiction'
Even thought the issue of deforestation began before Temer's tenure, experts argue that his policies are adding fuel to the fire. On Monday, Fernando Henrique Cardoso , a former president and elder statesman of the party, said in a newspaper column that Mr.
Khloe Kardashian Goes Glam for Surprise Birthday Party
A writer on the show said the "Dad + Mom" reference was simply another version of the "goals" hashtag now in the zeitgeist. But most likely, Khloe is just joking, and we'll have to wait to celebrate the happy announcement one day ~soon~.
GOP senators now oppose health care bill as written
So Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell can afford to lose two members of his caucus but no more and still have the bill pass. That would focus the aid more on people with lower incomes than the House legislation, which bases its subsidies on age.
Ronaldo scores, Portugal eases past New Zealand 4-0
Mexico lost Diego Reyes to injury just before the break when the Espanyol defender rolled his ankle making an innocuous pass. Hector Moreno had the ball in the net in the 61st minute but the Video Assistan Referees ruled the goal out for an offside.
Growing frenzy outside court as Cosby deliberations wear on
He'd projected the entire quote onto a large screen: "Your friends, I have three friends for you to make you relax", it read. Constand, under the influence of the drugs and who briefly lost consciousness, could not and did not give consent, he said.
At impasse, Cosby jury goes back to work on verdict
If he is convicted on even one count, he faces spending the rest of his life in prison. "(The definition)", came the jury request. Speaking directly to Cosby, the judge put the 79-year-old comedian under oath and asked if he supported a mistrial motion.