OKLAHOMA CITY, OK - MAY 21: Russell Westbrook #0 of the Oklahoma City Thunder reacts after scoring while fouled against the Los Angeles Lakers during Game Five of the Western Conference Semifinals of the 2012 NBA Playoffs at Chesapeake Energy Arena on May 21, 2012 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

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The Thunder advanced to the Western Conference Finals with Monday's 106-90 victory over the Lakers.

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Eight People Shot In Oklahoma City After Lakers-Thunder Game

Eight people were shot and one was critically wounded after the Oklahoma City Thunder vs. Los Angeles Lakers game five was finished. The details are currently unclear at this time, but details will be forthcoming later today.

According to the Oklahoman report:

One victim was in critical condition when ambulance crews took patients to hospitals, said Lara O'Leary, Emergency Medical Services Authority spokeswoman Tuesday morning. A pregnant woman was either kicked or hit in the abdomen, she said.

Seven gunshot victims were found at the scene across several block around Reno Avenue and Mickey Mantle Drive, O'Leary said. There were about 5,000 people out in the area when the gunfire rang out, she estimates.. While one patient was critical late Monday, the other seven were "stable" O'Leary said Tuesday morning.

We'll keep you posted as details come in.

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VIDEO: An Inside Look At Russell Westbrook

ESPN recently put together a moving feature on some of the inspiration for not only Russell Westbrook's game but his life as well, and the Oklahoma City Thunder guard definitely has a moving story to tell. Check out the vid below for a heartwarming feature on one of the NBA's best young talents.


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