Russell Westbrook was en fuego against Portland, scoring 28 first half points en route to a career-high 58. OKC was outscored 38-25 in the third quarter, leading to a close loss against Allen Crabbe (23 points) and the Trail Blazers.
Russell Westbrook: 58 points. No one had scored that many points in a loss since Kobe Bryant, December 2006 (58, 9-point loss at Charlotte)
— ESPN Stats & Info (@ESPNStatsInfo) March 8, 2017
Russell Westbrook ties Freddie Brown (1974) for the most points in a game by a Sonics/Thunder player in franchise history. pic.twitter.com/dD77ERMCbJ
— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) March 8, 2017