Oklahoma City Thunder Roster Report 2009-03-27

ROTATION: Starters -- Point guard Russell Westbrook, Shooting guard Thabo Sefolosha, Small forward Kevin Durant, Power forward Jeff Green, Center Nenad Krstic. Bench -- Guard Earl Watson, Guard Chucky Atkins, Center Robert Swift, Forward Nick Collison, Guard, Forward Malik Rose, Guard Damien Wilkins, Guard Kyle Weaver.

PLAYER NOTES:

--G Russell Westbrook was shooting 33.8 percent in the five games going into Tuesday. Even though the rookie shot 2-of-10 Sunday, he had 10 assists, two steals and only two turnovers.

"He didn't have a good shooting night, but he really impacted the game with his defense and passing," coach Scott Brooks said. "I thought he did a terrific job."

--F D.J. White is one of several players wearing Kevin Durant's new KD1 sneaker by Nike. Durant ordered a few pairs for some of the players.

"That's our man, so we support him," White said.

--F Nick Collison just missed another double-double with 10 points and eight rebounds in Tuesday's loss to the Lakers. He's among the team leaders with double-doubles at 11.

MEDICAL WATCH:

--G Desmond Mason (knee surgery) will miss the rest of the season. He is expected to make a full recovery.



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Added: March 27, 2009