Russell Westbrook Can’t Take His Poster in Stride, Stares Down Joel Embiid


— Philadelphia 76ers (@sixers) January 28, 2018

As you might have already seen on Twitter, Russell Westbrook briefly went to heaven tonight after Joel Embiid viciously dunked on his ass and stared him down. It was a grave Westbrook dug for himself as he failed to make the business decision of allowing Embiid a free lane for the slam. Instead of a charge, he’s got himself a permanent spot on Embiid’s career highlight reel.

However! Westbrook did come back to life and dropped 37 points and 14 assists to help lead the Thunder to a win. He seemed to savor the final seconds of the game and made a point to stare lasers directly at the two Process boys:

Fully expecting Embiid to respond by criticizing Westbrook’s shot count again.

76ers players made the wise move to avoid Westbrook here:

Pray for every rim that has to be present during a Thunder game for rest of the year 😳 REVENGE WESTBROOK, ENGAGE

— Rob Perez (@WorldWideWob) January 29, 2018