Check Out The Dent In Russell Westbrook’s Head (Pic)

Russell Westbrook's head dent

Russell Westbrook was taken to a Portland-area hospital after taking a knee to the head from OKC Thunder teammate Andre Roberson with 2.5 seconds remaining in their 115-112 loss to the Trail Blazers Friday night.

The knee occurred as the Thunder guard was trying to get his own rebound after an intentionally-missed free-throw, and it left a rather nasty dent in the side of Russell Westbrook’s head.

Here’s a look at the play that led to the dent in Russell Westbrook’s head:

And here’s another look at the damage:

Russell Westbrook's head dent 2

Westbrook finished the game with 40 points, 13 rebounds, and 11 assists for his third consecutive triple-double.  He was unavailable to speak with the media following the loss.  More details regarding the injury are expected to come at some point over the weekend.

Hat Tip – [ESPN]

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