Something to keep in mind: Westbrook is about to return, meaning Smith will be the third point guard. He won't be in the regular rotation.
The most significant thing in all this is confirmation that Russell Westbrook, Kevin Durant and Mitch McGary are almost back.
With Durant, Westbrook and McGary returning soon, Thunder had to waive somebody. It was between Ish Smith and Telfair. OKC chose Telfair.
31-year-old Ronnie Price reminds me of Allen Iverson (crossover) and Russell Westbrook (steal and dunk).
Reggie Jackson dropping a Westbrook-to-Durant-esque between-the-legs bounce pass in transition to Morrow for 3.
If it means anything (and it probably doesn't), Russell Westbrook is still using only his left hand to high-five teammates.
Además Kevin Durant y Russell Westbrook podrían volver a las pistas a finales de esta semana, tras empezar a realizar ejercicios de contacto
Reminder: No Russell Westbrook, Kevin Durant or Mitch McGary vs Jazz tonight. Even if healthy enough, can't play because of 10-day hardship.
Everything I read about Russell Westbrook is that he is not ruled out of Friday. Is he ruled out of Wednesday?
Put Westbrook in a class by himself. There's no one like him.
No additional update on Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook. Partially practiced today. Won't play Wednesday. Friday not out of question.
OKC has the worst winning percentage in the West, but I’m concerned about Westbrook rushing back Friday.
Russell Westbrook participated in 'most' of practice today and could play Friday vs the Knicks, coach Scott Brooks told the Oklahoman
Kevin Durant y Russell Westbrook han entrenado 'con contacto' esta tarde. Su vuelta, más cerca. Alegría e ilusión para los Thunder.
Scott Brooks on KD/Westbrook: "They'll continue to go through this process and when they're ready -- 100 percent ready -- they'll play."
Because of 10-day hardship, Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook (even if healthy enough) can't play on Wednesday vs Jazz. It expires Thurs.
Scott Brooks would not rule out Russell Westbrook for Friday's game against the Knicks: "we'll make that decision later on"
Sounding more and more like KD and Westbrook may be back on Wednesday against the Utah Jazz
Scott Brooks said Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook participated in the majority of practice today, including some contact portions.
Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook participated in 'most' of Thunder practice today. Including contact drills.
2014 High Games: Melo 46, Kobe 44, Davis 43, Klay 41, LeBron 41, Rudy 40, Kobe 39, Blake 39, Westbrook 38
Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook, Mitch McGary doing lot of talking from the bench. Reppiing the Warriors, Marreese Speights talking back.
GSW at OKC starters: GSW -- Curry, Thompson, Barnes, Green, Bogut; OKC -- Jackson, Roberson, Thomas, Ibaka, Adams.Out: Lee; Durant,Westbrook
Buenas noticias para Oklahoma City (3-11). Kevin Durant y Russell Westbrook podrían volver a la acción la semana que viene.
Nick Collison on KD and Westbrook's return to practice: "Good to get them back. Gave us an energy boost."
Scott Brooks said Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook "looked good" in "portions of practice" today.
Scott Brooks says Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant went through portions of practice and looked good. "They're progressing well," he said.
All I know is whenever Durant and Westbrook play, things are going to get mighty interesting.
Brooks said Durant and Westbrook will go through portions of non-contact practice tomorrow.
Scott Brooks said Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook should go through parts of practice tomorrow. The non-contact parts.
Scott Brooks says Durant and Westbrook will go through non contact practice tomorrow and be reevaluated next week.
Scott Brooks says Durant and Westbrook will be back "soon." "Both guys have had good workouts the past couple days."
Westbrook went 14-13-10 at MSG on Christmas, then had arthroscopic surgery two days later.
Kevin Martin (37 points, broken wrist) follows Westbrook '13 (triple-double on XMas, then knee surgery) in torching Knicks on way to the Dr.