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Russell Westbrook to miss 4-6 weeks regular season

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"After losing shooting guard/third-leading scorer Kevin Martin to the Minnesota Timberwolves via free agency over the summer, Kevin Durant's load now will be even heavier than it was during the Westbrook-less playoff run in which Oklahoma City fell to the Memphis Grizzlies in five games during the second round. Third-year point guard Reggie Jackson will likely start in Westbrook's spot, though the Thunder re-signed veteran point guard Derek Fisher as well. Second-year shooting guard Jeremy Lamb, by default, is an even more vital piece of this puzzle than before despite the fact that he has just 23 games of NBA experience."

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