Originally Posted by r15mohd
unless they can assure themselves a defensive wingman as Thabo is to them, OKC better find a way to keep him
Durant and Westbrook have it made with Thabo doing the bulk of the dirty work on D
Exactly, Durant and Westbrook save themselves energy by not having to guard usually the toughest guy on the opposition, allowing them to be more effective. Thabo does the dirty work that isn't shown on a stat sheet that I think is incredibly important to the team.