Courtney Lee: Grizzlies Happy if Russell Westbrook Shoots More Than Kevin Durant

by April 23, 2014
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The Memphis Grizzlies’ primary concern on defense, of course, is Kevin Durant. If OKC Thunder guard Russell Westbrook wants to make their lives easier by continuing to jack up 20+ shots, Courtney Lee says that suits the Grizz just perfectly. Per Sports 56 WHBQ and The Oklahoman:

More Russell Westbrook is A-OK with Memphis Grizzlies guard Courtney Lee.

Lee said he’s just fine with Westbrook taking more shots for the Thunder in their Western Conference series. It’s better than the alternative – aka Kevin Durant.

Westbrook and Durant each attempted 28 shots in the Thunder’s 111-105 loss to Memphis on Monday, with Westbrook hitting 11 shots to Durant’s 12.