10 Highest Scoring Games of Russell Westbrook's Career
#9 48 at Orlando Magic, 30th October 2015
Stat line: 48 points, 11 rebounds, 8 assists, a steal and a block on 47.2% shooting
The Oklahoma City Thunder started the 2015-16 season well winning their first two games and were up against the Orlando Magic who lost their first two games and was looking to get their first win of the season.
Westbrook dropped 48 points on a 17 of 36 shooting with a field-goal percentage of 47.2. The Magic defenders had tough-time guarding Russ and he went for 13 of 16 from the free-throw line. He also had 11 rebounds and 8 assists on the night. Kevin Durant too exploded with 43 points of his own and the Thunder won this double-overtime thriller by 3 points.
For Orlando, Tobias Harris and Nikola Vucevic combined for 56 on 19 of 33 shooting to keep them in the game. Oladipo had a rough night, having gone for 8 of 27 and scored 21 points.
Published 04 Sep 2018, 11:43 IST