Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook could return to the Oklahoma City Thunder lineup as early as Friday, but the perennial title contenders might have fallen too far to turn their season around. The Thunder have dropped six straight and now own the worst record in the Western Conference at 3-12, and even with their two superstars, a plethora of factors could contribute to their first losing season in five years.
A video surfaced Wednesday showing a woman dancing aboard a Tehran subway train without a head covering, breaking two laws in conservative Iran. It is the latest, and perhaps most provocative act, of female rebellion in the Islamic republic. The woman made no effort to hide her identity as she danced to a song by a British pop group calling for female empowerment, but her identity is currently unknown.