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Westbrook was ejected from Wednesday's game against the Suns after receiving two technical fouls, but still scored 20 points (5-13 FG, 1-2 3Pt, 9-10 FT) and had four rebounds and four assists in 17 minutes.

This was also the return of Kevin Durant, after he missed six games with an ankle injury. Westbrook, when he was in the game, still put up great fantasy numbers. With Durant playing just 10 games so far this season, Westbrook has averaged a career-high 28 points. Now that Durant is back, expect Westbrook's scoring to dip slightly, but his assist numbers to increase.

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Westbrook played just 25 minutes Friday against the Hornets, but still scored 29 points (11-21 FG, 1-1 3Pt, 6-6 FT) while dishing out five assists, and he even blocked a shot.

This game was over after the first half, so Westbrook was able to sit for the majority of the second. He still got his usual scoring in, and owners shouldn't fret over the reduced raw number of minutes, considering the Thunder won't win by 23 every night.

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Westbrook put up a double-double, scoring 40 points (16-34 FG, 1-5 3PT, 7-9 FT) collecting 10 assists, and hauling in six boards.

With Kevin Durant (ankle) missing Tuesday's game, Westbrook did everything in his power to keep the Thunder in the game. In his last five games, Westbrook is putting up 33.0 PPG and is getting his teammates involved with 7.8 assists per game during that stretch.

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Westbrook scored 29 points with Kevin Durant out, despite missing all six of his attempted threes.

On the night, Westbrook went 10-for-27 from the floor (9-11 FT) and had eight assists and five rebounds. There's no doubt Westbrook is the No. 1 option for the Thunder with Durant out. Westbrook entered Sunday fourth in the league in field-goal attempts per game, but he's obviously one of the best fantasy options out there still.

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Westbrook had his third consecutive 30-point game Friday against the Lakers, dropping 31 (9-22 FG, 0-1 3Pt, 13-13 FT) in 36 minutes.

With Kevin Durant out, Westbrook was the primary offensive option for the Thunder. He's now scored over 30 points in five of his 11 games since returning from injury at the end of November. Westbrook is on fire, and certainly isn't being held back by any ailments. Friday, Westbrook completed a double-double by picking up 10 assists and also had five rebounds.

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Westbrook scored 33 points (11-30 FG, 3-10 3Pt, 8-12 FT) and added three rebounds, eight assists and two steals in 40 minutes on Thursday against the Warriors.

If Kevin Durant (ankle) is going to miss any time you can expect this kind of production from Westbrook. He is not afraid to shoot the ball even though he has one of the purest shooters in the game in Durant, so when Durant leaves - he really isn't afraid to shoot. Westbrook took 30 shots in this game, that's Kobe Bryant like.

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Westbrook scored 28 points (7-18 FG, 1-4 3Pt, 13-13 FT) with eight rebounds, eight assists and two steals in 27 minutes during Sunday's victory against the Suns.

Westbrook is dominating lately, despite a guard on his right hand, and he looks like a man on a mission to take his Thunder to the playoffs. His efficiency has been a strong point, shooting 50 percent from the field and 80 percent from the line on 8.7 attempts for the season.

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Westbrook scored 34 points (12-19 FG, 2-3 3Pt, 8-9 FT) Friday in a win over the Timberwolves, his most since returning from injury late in November.

Westbrook also had six rebounds and six assists in this game, and seemed to have his pre-injury explosiveness back. This was also the first game that both Westbrook and Kevin Durant had played together on the second night of a back-to-back this season.

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Westbrook came close to a triple-double on Thursday in 36 minutes of action. He recorded 26 points (12-24 FG, 0-2 3Pt, 2-2 FT), seven rebounds, eight assists, and one steal with four turnovers.

Westbrook had the green light on Thursday with his 24 field goal attempts. He was only a few assists and rebounds away from a triple-double and appears to have hit the ground running, coming back into action recently from injury. Start Westbrook with confidence in all fantasy formats.

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Westbrook was just three assists short of a triple double on Sunday. He closed the day with 22 points (9-19 FG, 1-3 3Pt, 3-6 FT) 11 rebounds, and seven assists in 35 minutes.

Westbrook has some kinks to work out in his shot, as seen by the fact that he was struggling to find his shot from the field and the line in this game. He's still an explosive enough player to make an impact on the game, but he hasn't exactly played elite level competition yet. However, just seeing him progress is reassuring to owners worried that he may have come back early.