Russell Westbrook has had an up-and-down season for the Rockets. Before the Clint Capela trade, Westbrook had a tough time fitting in with the run-and-gun offense that Mike D’antoni has in Houston. Of course, fitting in a guy like Russ- who plays with speed and intensity unlike anything we have ever seen on a basketball court- into that type of offense seems like it would not be a difficult task. Unfortunately, having 2 non-shooters on the floor (Capela and Westbrook) hurt Houston’s ability to space the floor for their best player- James Harden.

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