Even When He’s Injured, Russell Westbrook Is Also Pretty Great

  • Eric Goldschein

The web roundup for Wednesday, May 22. Be sure to like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter. See anything that should be on SportsGrid? Send it to tips@sportsgrid.com.

1. Westbrook, other Thunder players visit Oklahoma tornado victims in the hospital.

It’s not a million bucks, but can you put a dollar amount on a smile like that? [Ball Don’t Lie]

2. An oral history of the greatest one-on-one battle in NBA history.

‘Nique-Bird, 25 years ago today. [NBA]

3. Bye bye, Brian.

Bears great Brian Urlacher is walking away from the game. [ESPN]

4. Plaxico Burress is getting into the sock business.

The socks do not come with a gun holster. [BI Sports]

Not sports related, still important.

London soldier beheaded in broad daylight by insane people; chicks looking for female Viagra; you can eat dinner on a crane; the New York Times can be such a dick.

And finally, tonight…

Van Halen sucks but WOW THIS CHICK ROX.