Russell Westbrook

Karl Buscheck
April 08, 2019 - 2:28 pm
Welp, it looks like Draymond Green just got some extra motivation as the postseason looms. Per Sam Amick of The Athletic , Draymond Green, along with Russell Westbrook, is the most overrated player in the NBA. Here’s how Amick’s poll, which, admittedly only surveyed 47 players, came back: No. 1:...
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Karl Buscheck
November 21, 2018 - 12:45 pm
Kevin Durant showed up to Warriors’ shootaround as relaxed as he’s looked since his dispute with Draymond Green on what otherwise should have been a random Monday night at Staples Center. In a podcast with Yahoo Sports’ Chris B. Haynes, which also featured Durant, in real time, learning of his $25,...
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Karl Buscheck
October 16, 2018 - 11:56 pm
It was moments after tip-off on ring night when I almost spilled a beer on E-40. The portly rap legend was making his way through the crush, headed toward his customary courtside perch, adjacent to the Golden State Warriors’ bench. He stopped, as he often does, to take a picture with a fan or maybe...
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Karl Buscheck
September 12, 2018 - 12:21 pm
There’s a chance that Russell Westbrook, the Thunder superstar and long time Kevin Durant nemesis, will miss out on ring night. The fire-breathing guard just underwent surgery: Russell Westbrook underwent arthroscopic surgery on his right knee today after feeling some stiffness in the last week. It...
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Karl Buscheck
August 10, 2018 - 12:16 pm
The Warriors are officially the war machine, the wrecker of opposing franchises, when it comes to planet basketball. Leave it to the host of “The Damon Bruce Show” to run down that warpath in all its glory. Part I: "(The Warriors) have crushed so many dreams and souls in the NBA. I understand why...
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Karl Buscheck
August 07, 2018 - 1:44 pm
A day after the Warriors dropped a stacked preseason schedule, word has come down that the maquee games of the regular season will be announced on Wednesday at 11 am. The report , from ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski, states that matchups for the first week, Christmas and MLK Day all be unvelied at that...
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Karl Buscheck
February 27, 2018 - 1:34 pm
FS1’s Nick Wright is none too pleased with the NBA’s decision to forgo fining or suspending Zaza Pachulia after the Warriors center fell on top of reigning MVP Russell Westbrook on Saturday night. Wright joined Colin Cowherd on “The Herd” on Tuesday morning and launched into an extended rant,...
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Karl Buscheck
February 26, 2018 - 3:01 pm
Zaza Pachulia, the polarizing center for the Golden State Warriors, reportedly won't be punished for falling on top of Russell Westbrook on Saturday night in the win over the Thunder. Tim Bontemps of the Washington Post reported the news that Pachulia won’t face the wrath of the league. For those...
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Karl Buscheck
February 26, 2018 - 11:54 am
Stephen Jackson made it abundantly apparent where he stands on the Zaza v. Russ debate, aiming his lance squarely at the Georgian big man during an appearance on FS1’s “Undisputed” on Monday morning. “He dirty,” Jackson declared. “He’s lucky he’s in the league at the right time because he would...
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Karl Buscheck
February 26, 2018 - 10:34 am
In the wake of the Warriors’ 112-80 beating of the Thunder on Saturday night, one of the primary talking points had nothing to do with the lopsided scoreline, but rather this controversial sequence involving Zaza Pachulia, Russell Westbrook and Nick Young. Zaza falls on Russ. Westbrook's reaction...
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