Los Angeles Lakers star Russell Westbrook benched late in loss; coach Frank Vogel had green light, sources say
Coach Frank Vogel pulled Russell Westbrook late in the Lakers' loss to the Pacers on Wednesday night, with sources saying Vogel had assurances that the organization would support him in taking a hard line in coaching the star.
Denver faces Memphis following Jokic's 49-point game
Memphis Grizzlies (31-16, third in the Western Conference) vs. Denver Nuggets (23-20, sixth in the Western Conference)
Durant, Nets set for matchup against the Spurs
Brooklyn Nets (28-16, third in the Eastern Conference) vs. San Antonio Spurs (17-28, 12th in the Western Conference)