- Bradford Doolittle, ESPN Staff Writer
The injury to Russell Westbrook has added a layer of intrigue to this year's NBA playoffs -- an unfortunate layer for a postseason already missing too many stars. In any case, with Friday's news of Westbrook's impending knee surgery, the West is that much more wild.
OKC minus RW = more KD
The main problem with projecting the Thunder without Westbrook is that we have so little information to go on. Westbrook has never missed a game in five NBA seasons. Simply put, we just haven't seen enough of the Thunder without Westbrook to know what to expect.
What Oklahoma City will look like without Russell Westbrook