Sport Westbrook's toddler steals show at All-Star Media Day
Time for Rockets’ Harden, Westbrook to click at same time
A look at Rockets teammates Russell Westbrook and James Harden.Houston Rockets guards James Harden, left, and Russell Westbrook sit on the desk before the Houston Rockets host the Golden State Warriors at the Toyota Center on Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2019 in Houston.
Houston Rockets guardwas ready for the usual array of basketball questions from reporters at Saturday’s media availability in Chicago for 2020 NBA All-Stars.
But the former MVP wasn’t quite as prepared for his two-year-old son, Noah, to take the microphone. Noah, who celebrates his third birthday in May, is theby Westbrook and his wife, Nina.
Though Westbrook is a nine-time All-Star, this weekend represents his first All-Star Game experience with a child old enough to begin enjoying it. That’s exactly what Noah did Saturday by grabbing the microphone and making noises during his father’s media session with reporters.
Police identify 2 women killed, toddler injured in shooting at Texas A&M University-Commerce
Two adult women were killed and a toddler was wounded in a shooting at Texas A&M University-Commerce on Monday, according to university officials. The A&M-Commerce University Police Department identified the three victims on Tuesday, according to a tweet from the school. One of the women was 19-year-old Deja Matts, who was a freshman at the school. She had been pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Public Health, officials said. The other woman wasThe A&M-Commerce University Police Department identified the three victims on Tuesday, according to a tweet from the school.
Russell Westbrook’s son has important thoughts regarding the All-Star Game.— Ben DuBose (@BenDuBose)
Now 31 years old, Westbrook also has a pair of twin daughters named Skye and Jordan, born in November 2018. Though the younger girls weren’t with him at the podium in Chicago, Westbrook acknowledged them with a photo post on Friday’s Valentine’s Day.
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As for basketball, Westbrook and Houston backcourt matewill each play for Team LeBron in Sunday’s All-Star Game. Tip-off is at 7 p.m. Central, with the game televised nationally on TNT.
In his first season with the Rockets (34-20), Westbrook is averaging 27.2 points (46.3% shooting), 8.0 rebounds, and 7.2 assists in 36.0 minutes per game. Largely led by afrom Westbrook, Houston has won five of its last seven games overall.
Judge won't toss lawsuit by family of toddler who died in fall from cruise ship
Chloe Wiegand, an 18-month-old from Indiana, fell to her death this past summer off a Royal Caribbean vessel docked in Puerto Rico.Royal Caribbean Cruises had sought to end the federal civil action by Indiana residents Alan and Kim Wiegand, whose daughter, 18-month-old Chloe Wiegand, suffered a fatal fall on July 7 from the Freedom of the Seas ship.
Russell Westbrook’s son wasn’t sharing his chips with dad. ????— L.A. Times Sports (@latimessports)
.— NBA TV (@NBATV) ’s son has something to say ????
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Westbrook scores 33 as Rockets rout Grizzlies 140-112 .
HOUSTON (AP) — Russell Westbrook and James Harden combined for 63 points as the Houston Rockets sailed to their fifth straight win, 140-112 over the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday night. Harden piled up 30 points without playing in the fourth quarter and Westbrook, who had 33, sat down for good with about six minutes left. The duo had 46 points by halftime as Houston built a 73-47 lead. The Rockets pushed their advantage to 35 after scoring the first nine points of the third quarter. The Grizzlies then scored the next 13 points, capped by a 3-pointer from De’Anthony Melton, to cut it to 82-60 with about 7½ minutes left in the period.
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