Click here to Skip to main content
LATEST HEADLINES - NBA NEWS

Stoudemire, Westbrook win Player of the Week honors


Posted Dec 6 2010 3:29PM

NEW YORK, Dec. 6, 2010 -- The New York Knicks' Amar'e Stoudemire and the Oklahoma City Thunder's Russell Westbrook today were named the Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, Nov. 29, through Sunday, Dec. 5.

Stoudemire led the Knicks to a 3-0 week, averaging 33.3 points on .588 shooting from the field and 11.7 rebounds. He scored 30 or more points in all three games and recorded two point/rebound double-doubles. His 31 points and season-high 16 rebounds at Toronto on Sunday helped New York extend its winning streak on the road to seven games.

Westbrook averaged 25.5 points, 10.0 assists 7.5 rebounds and 3.0 steals to help Oklahoma City to a 3-1 record on the week. In a triple-overtime win at New Jersey on Wednesday, Westbrook set a franchise record, scoring all of his team's 12 points in the final overtime and 21 points combined the three overtimes. His 15-rebound performance was a career high. Westbrook registered double-doubles in all three Thunder wins.

SEARCH NEWS
LATEST VIDEOS
photoFree Agent Fever: The Process
Former General Manager Billy King breaks down the process and the rules that pertain to free agents.
photoSerge Ibaka's Introductory Press Conference
Orlando Magic GM Rob Hennigan and Head Coach Frank Vogel introduce Serge Ibaka and address the media on Thursday.
photoFree Agency Pitch: Become The 5th Starter
Would you like to become the fifth Starter? Here's how!
photoCurry's Summer League Memories
Stephen Curry takes a look back at his 2009 Summer League journey.
photoSuns Season Top 10
Check out the Phoenix Suns top 10 plays of the 2015-16 regular season.

Copyright © NBA Media Ventures, LLC. All rights reserved. No portion of NBA.com may be duplicated, redistributed or manipulated in any form. By accessing any information beyond this page, you agree to abide by the Privacy Policy / Your California Privacy Rights and Terms of Use. | Ad Choices Ad Choices

NBA.com is part of Turner Sports Digital, part of the Turner Sports & Entertainment Digital Network.