Found January 18, 2014 on Pass The Pill:

Nick Collison and Kevin Durant combined for 57 points with KD having 54 of them Kevin Durant has been scorching hot scoring the ball of late. Durant nearly single-handedly defeated the Houston Rockets and Golden State Warriors this past week, dropping 36 and 54 points. Playing without Russell Westbrook, KD put the Thunder on his back during back-to-back contests against two of the elite teams in the Western Conference. And reserve big man, Nick Collison, has taken notice of KD’s production…and his.   57 is the number. Ive always said whenever @KDTrey5 and I combine for 57 we have a great shot to win. — Nick Collison (@nickcollison4) January 18, 2014


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