Westbrook notched his third-straight triple-double in Friday night's road game against the Portland Trail Blazers, but for the second game in a row he could not lead his team to a win. The Blazers came back from a 13-point fourth-quarter to deficit to top the Thunder 115-112, dropping OKC to just a half-game ahead of the New Orleans Pelicans for the final playoff spot in the West.
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Not surprisingly, Westbrook factored heavily during the finish. With six seconds remaining, Arron Afflalo knocked down two free throws to give Portland a 113-110 lead. The Blazers attempted to foul Westbrook to avoid a game-tying three, but Wesley MatthewsRead More »from Westbrook dominates again, but Blazers come back to top Thunder