OKLAHOMA CITY, Sporting Alert – Watch live coverage and follow livescores of the NBA games between the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Memphis Grizzlies, as well as the Cleveland Cavaliers v Portland Trail Blazers on the ESPN3 schedule on Wednesday night.
The coverage begins at 8:00 pm ET and will also broadcast nationally on ESPN2 and on the WatchESPN App.
WESTBROOK SEEKS FIRST TRIPLE-DOUBLE
Thunder energetic point guard Russell Westbrook will aim to collect his first triple-double against the Grizzlies at the Chesapeake Energy Arena here in Oklahoma City.
Westbrook is averaging 31.2 points, 10.6 rebounds and 10.4 assists per game and has already notched 17 triple-doubles this season and he will be hoping to collect his 18th in such area and lead OKC to another win this term.
Westbrook scored 21 points was ejected after picking up a pair of technical fouls when the Thunder (23-16) were blown out a 114-80 by the Grizzlies last month. He will be looking to make up for that on Wednesday night.
According to ESPN’s Basketball Power Index, Oklahoma City has been given a 62-percent chance to win against the Grizzlies in this Western Conference battle.
Marc Gasol comes into this game averaging 19.7 points, 5.9 rebounds and 4.1 assists to lead Memphis (24-16), which has won two in a row.
CAVS-PORTLAND GAME WILL GO ON
Despite snow storm in Portland, the defending champions will still feature.
There is also livescores and stream on the ESPN3 schedule on Wednesday night from the Cavaliers v Trail Blazers matchup at Moda Center in Portland.
National broadcast is also on ESPN2 and on WatchESPN App.
LeBron James, Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love will all play for Cleveland (28-9), which starts with a 61-percent chance to rebound from the 100-92 loss to the Utah Jazz on Tuesday night.
Portland Trail Blazers (17-23) are going off a comeback 108-87 win over the LA Lakers on Tuesday night.
LeBron James is averaging 26.3 points, 8.2 assists and 7.8 rebounds for the Cavs, while Irving is putting up 24.2 points and Love is averaging 21.5 points and 10.9 rebounds.