This has been a challenging and strenuous year for the Oklahoma City Thunder to say the least. With the recent injury to Russell Westbrook and the ever-present hindrance of Kevin Durant's foot, who's left to take up the slack? Westbrook has still been putting on a satisfactory performance for the Thunder, but he obviously can't do it alone. Today the announcement came down that Durant would not be returning at the end of March as predicted. With the Thunder struggling to clutch a playoff spot, the NBA quicksand is getting even deeper.