The Oklahoma City Thunder's Russell Westbrook today was named the Western Conference Player of the Week for games played Monday, Feb. 4 through Sunday, Feb. 10.
Westbrook guided the Thunder to a 4-0 week, which included wins over the Dallas Mavericks, Golden State Warriors and Phoenix Suns (twice). He averaged 21.8 points, 6.0 assists, 3.3 steals and 3.0 rebounds. Oklahoma City won each game by 20 or more points as it improved to 39-12 (.765). The Thunder trails the San Antonio Spurs by 1/2 game for the top record in the league.
Here is a recap of the week for Westbrook:
Feb. 4 vs. Dallas: Posted 24 points, seven assists, three rebounds and three steals during a 112-91 win over the Mavericks.
Feb. 6 vs. Golden State: Tallied 22 points, five assists, four steals and three rebounds in a 119-98 win over the Warriors.
Feb. 10 @ Phoenix: Collected 24 points, six assists and four steals in a 97-69 win over the Suns.