OKC Thunder’s guard Russell Westbrook, the new triple double king, will sit out to rest tonight. It was his decision according to ESPN reports. This is his first time sitting out the whole season. Westbrook’s average this season is a triple double, 31.9 PPG, 10.7 RPG and 10.4 APG.
Taj Gibson will also ret tonight against the Minnesota Timberwolves. Small forwards Doug McDermott and Andre Roberson will not play due to injury.
The first round matchup of the western conference playoffs will have thunder play the Houston Rockets.