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The San Antonio Spurs took a 2-0 series lead Tuesday night with a 120-111 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder in the Western Conference finals.
Tony Parker scored 34 points, Manu Ginobili added 20 as the Spurs set an NBA record with 20 consecutive victories.
Game 3 is set for Thursday night in Oklahoma City.
Kevin Durant had 31 points and James Harden scored 30 for the Thunder.
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Ha. As you can see, the above comic strip speculates that Oklahoma City Thunder guard James Harden is turning into Mr. T. And in a way, I can really see that happening. And I pity the fool who doesn’t find that amusing. But seriously, folks, the above comic strip really takes the (James Harden Nightmare [...]
This documentary is absolutely great and it takes us through Kevin Durant’s 2011 summer in the form of a film entitled “From My Hood to Your Hood Tour.” The film covers all of the 2011 summer league games including the Goodman League, Drew League and Melo League games and ends with the EBC at Rucker Park. Just great stuff in time for the Western Conference Finals featuring...
Flopping in the NBA seems to have become even more prominent this year. From the Miami Heat to Blake Griffin to Manu Ginobili (the biggest flopper in the league) the NBA is looking more like soccer everyday.
Sunday night during Game 1 of the Western Conference Finals between the Spurs and Thunder, we witnessed something that has rarely been seen. The double flop. Manu Ginobili and...
Kinda. Duncan pretty much decided to go off to the side, rather than take Durant head on. There wasn’t much he could, anyway. The Oklahoma City Thunder ran the Spurs out of the building last night, and reminded everyone that they are a pretty darn good basketball team. The San Antonio Spurs still lead the [...]
“Kevin and Russell: you guys just won Game 3 of the Western Conference Finals. What are you going to do?” “We’re going to Wacky Outfit World!” I suppose it is well within the rights of Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook to dress as they please for postgame press conferences, especially in light of their impressive [...]
DUNKIN' ON DUNCAN
The Oklahoma City Thunder have finished off the San Antonio Spurs unbeaten streak in the NBA playoffs after they collected a 102-82 victory in game three of the Western Conference Finals. Thunder star Kevin Durant decided to make his night more memorable by throwing down this poster dunk on Tim Duncan in the second quarter of play:
OKLAHOMA CITY -- The San Antonio Spurs' winning streak came to a screeching halt Thursday. The question now is whether the Oklahoma City Thunder can actually turn the Western Conference finals into a series instead of serving as a mere road block in the Spurs' march to the NBA Finals. Kevin Durant and the Thunder smacked the Spurs 102-82 in Game 3 on Thursday night. ...
1. Kevin Durant Dunks on Andrew Bynum-The Oklahoma City Thunder just destroyed the Los Angeles Lakers in their 1st game in the Western Conference semi-finals. The Thunder cruised to a 29 point victory and in the blow out they had many highlight plays. The best play of the night goes to Thunder superstar Kevin Durant who threw a monster dunk on one of the best shot blockers...
I fear that the days of showcasing what Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant are wearing in postgame are slowly waning. The Thunder was dropped by the Spurs in game two of the Western Conference finals on Tuesday night. Postgame for the two – who along with James Harden combined to score 88 points and still [...]
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- Kevin Durant scored 22 points, Thabo Sefolosha set playoff career-bests with 19 points and six steals, and the Oklahoma City Thunder snapped San Antonio's 20-game winning streak by beating the Spurs 102-82 in Game 3 of the Western Conference finals on Thursday night.
Oklahoma City closed its series deficit to 2-1 and will host Game 4 on Saturday night....
The Thunder people were looking for showed up last night to power their way past a San Antonio team many were starting to think couldn’t be beat. Naturally Kevin Durant led the way for Oklahoma with 22 points and the teams shooting guard Thabo Sefolosha stepped up big with 19 points. Russell Westbrook had a slow night with only 10 points, Westbrook also had 7 rebounds and 9 assists...
Tony Parker scored 34 points, Manu Ginobili added 20 and the San Antonio Spurs stayed perfect in the playoffs with a 120-111 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game 2 of the Western Conference finals on Tuesday night.
The Spurs set an NBA record with their 20th consecutive victory bridging the regular season and the playoffs. They came in sharing the longest such streak with...
The streak is over. The series may only be beginning.
Kevin Durant scored 22 points, Thabo Sefolosha set playoff career-bests with 19 points and six steals, and the Oklahoma City Thunder snapped San Antonio's 20-game winning streak by beating the Spurs 102-82 in Game 3 of the Western Conference finals on Thursday night.
Oklahoma City closed its series deficit to 2-1 and will...
The San Antonio Spurs have now won 20 consecutive games. They blew past the Utah Jazz in the first round of the playoffs, winning by an average of 18 points. They were just as effective in round 2 against the LA Clippers, when every game other than the closeout game was a double digit win. Included in that run was game 3 against LA in which the Spurs were down 24 at one point, but...