Tip-Off for 3/6/13 (featuring Shaquille O’Neal): Oklahoma City Thunder crush LA Lakers 122-105; Denver Nuggets win sixth in a row

Posted in Blogroll on March 6th, 2013 by Ron Glover

(Bryan Terry/The Oklahoman)

Oklahoma City's Russell Westbrook goes past Los Angeles' Metta World Peace, left, and Dwight howard during an NBA basketball game between the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Los Angeles Lakers at Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, Tuesday, March 5, 2013. Photo by Bryan Terry, The Oklahoman

Russell Westbrook left the Lakers dazed and confused.

Russell Westbrook had one of his best all-around games of the season against the LA Lakers. The Thunder handled the Lakers at home 122-105. Kobe Bryant was bothered by a stinger in his elbow but was able to finish the game.

The Denver Nuggets won their sixth game in a row with a 120-113 victory over the Sacramento Kings. Denver is now fifth in the Western Conference, trailing the Memphis Grizzlies by one game.

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