As this is my inaugural post, I wanted to pick something very interesting to blog about. I've been catching up on my basketball and recently stumbled upon the highlights of the Memphis Grizzlies v. Thunder game. For those of you who didn't see this game, the Thunder won comfortably. But that wasn't the biggest headline. With about 8 minutes to go in the 3rd quarter, Russel Westbrook absolutely exploded with anger on the court and on the bench. Enraged it seemed at one of his teammates, Thabo Sefolosha, for bickering with him over a particular play.
Westbrook would storm to the bench not saying a word to anyone. What made things worse is that he refused to talk to anyone. He would eventually stomp to the end of the bench where assistant coach Maurice Cheeks would consule him. Westbrook would eventually push a chair over and run off into the tunnel.
When interviewed by TNT's Craig Sager after the game about the incident, he had this to say,