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