Russell Westbrook’s MVP season became an 82-game display of Avant-garde performance art which transcended the most vivid descriptors.
Even record-setting numbers: 31.6 PPG, 10.7 RPG, 10.4 APG, and 42 cannot define what the unyielding 6’3 guard produced while infusing a city and league with a still-burning energy.
As the offseason fades toward training camp, here is a visual reminder of Westbrook’s unforgettable 16-17 run:
Russell Westbrook's BEST PLAY from each game of the 2016-17 season for the @okcthunder! #BESTofNBA https://t.co/PYXgBrrmEb— NBA (@NBA) August 15, 2017
If this video doesn’t whet your appetite for NBA and Thunder basketball into overdrive, I’d venture that nothing will.
While Westbrook found singular greatness, this season help is on the way.