The indestructible Westbrook pushed himself to the physical limit again during the third quarter, drawing a defensive foul on Blair as he attacked the basket at full force. Westbrook’s lower body contacted Blair’s shoulders in such a way that Westbrook went sprawling head first to the paint, catching himself slightly with both arms before his upper body smacked the hardwood.
Somehow, Westbrook popped right up and even made both free throws. DailyThunder.com reported that Westbrook was wearing a splint on his wrist, but he doesn’t expect to miss any time. He’s well into superhuman territory now, having played in 336 consecutive games (every game during his four-plus-year career) even with his pedal-to-the-metal style. Take a look at Monday night’s sequence below.