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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- Kevin Durant scored 26 points, Russell Westbrook added 23 and the Oklahoma City Thunder overpowered the outmanned Minnesota Timberwolves 106-84 on Wednesday night.
After losing its last game on a buzzer-beater against a last-place Washington team saddled by injuries to its three top players, Oklahoma City left nothing to chance with the Timberwolves missing All-Star forward Kevin Love and four others.
The Thunder took control with a string of seven straight points early in the second half and stretched their lead to 24 before pulling Durant, Westbrook and the other starters with 5:44 remaining.
Alexey Shved scored 18 points for Minnesota, which announced earlier in the day that Love would miss eight to 10 weeks after breaking his right hand for the second time.
Nikola Pekovic added 17 points and 10 rebounds in the opener of a four-game road trip for the Timberwolves.
The Timberwolves were also without guard J.J. Barea (back spasms), who has given the Thund...
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The Children’s Center, a nonprofit hospital serving children with complex medical and physical disabilities, in Bethany, Oklahoma sent out a tweet Monday in hopes of making their patient, one of Kevin Durant’s biggest fan’s, dream come true – and they did. Thanks to Kevin Durant, who responded to the tweet, the young boy had a day to remember Tuesday afternoon when the NBA...
Oklahoma City Thunder center Kendrick Perkins’ awful fastbreak pass attempt last Friday was so bad it landed him a spot on TNT’s “Shaqtin’ a Fool” Thursday, but luckily the big man has a good sense of humor about it.
That shaqin a fool was so funny, I look like a bone head Lmao
— Kendrick Perkins (@KendrickPerkins) January 11, 2013
Good thing he can laugh about it,...
If you happen to be an NBA player, I think it's a pretty good idea to know where Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant is on the floor.
The Minnesota Timberwolves lost track of Kevin in the second quarter of tonight's game and they paid the price with this steal and fastbreak slam by KD:
Kevin Durant scored 26 points, Russell Westbrook added 23 and the Oklahoma City Thunder overpowered the outmanned Minnesota Timberwolves 106-84 on Wednesday night.
After losing its last game on a buzzer-beater against a last-place Washington team saddled by injuries to its three top players, Oklahoma City left nothing to chance with the Timberwolves missing All-Star forward Kevin...
NBA superstar Kevin Durant is shaking his head at himself (right now), as a photo is making the rounds which shows him in bed talking to a woman (above).It's being reported that the unknown woman (an NBA groupie) "ACCIDENTALLY" leaked the photo of Durant while he was talking to her (via Facetime on the iPhone). It appears that the woman took a picture with a camera...
Tweet Since being the second overall draft choice in 2009 by the Memphis Grizzlies Hasheem Thabeet has made his rounds through the NBA and its Development League. His latest stop is with the Oklahoma City Thunder as a backup to starting center Kendrick Perkins. During Wednesday’s game against the Minnesota Timberwolves Perkins was apparently [...]
There's really not much Thunder's Kevin Durant hasn't done to make fans get up off their seats during games. From phenomenal dunks, clutch shots to scoring outbursts, KD really knows how to bring the highlights.
Well add yet another fantastic play to Durant's list of eye-opening plays at the expense of Raptors' DeMar DeRozan.
During the recent Thunder...
Kevin Durant thinks the Oklahoma City Thunder didn't take their last opponent seriously enough, resulting in a loss to the worst team in the NBA.
Their latest meeting with the Minnesota Timberwolves also ended in defeat.
Durant and the Thunder hope a brief stop home can help them regain their momentum and re-establish their dominance of the shorthanded Timberwolves on Wednesday...
It was sad story when the Seattle Supersonics left Seattle and went to Oklahoma City. The Supersonics left behind 40 years of history. They also left behind a successful franchise and a bunch of passionate fans. Just think right now the Seattle Supersonics would be one of the best teams in the NBA as the Oklahoma City Thunder are now. Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook would be dominating...
OKLAHOMA CITY -- Oklahoma City knows it can score almost at will. The NBA's second-highest scoring team is never worried about going in prolonged slump. So when the Thunder had only 16 points in the first quarter Wednesday when facing a beleaguered Minnesota squad, Kevin Durant said his team wasn't worried. He knew the offense would come around at some point. Until then...
OKLAHOMA CITY - Kevin Durant scored 26 points to lead the Oklahoma City Thunder to a convincing 106-84 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves Wednesday at the Chesapeake Energy Arena. The three-time scoring champion shot 10-for-17 from the field to go along with eight rebounds, three assists, three steals and four blocked shots. The win moved the Thunder (27-8) to 18-3 at home...
We here at That NBA Lottery Pick love killer crossovers and Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant pulled off a nasty one last night against the Toronto Raptors.With OKC up by fifteen late in the fourth quarter, Watch as KD puts Demar Derozan on ice skates with two different crossovers:
In front of a ruckus Oklahoma City Kevin Durants crowd, Bradley Beal swiftly ended any chance the Thunder had of pulling out a win by hitting a floating 17 foot jump shot with .03 seconds left on the clock. The dagger put the Wizards up for good, and ultimately ended the game with a 101-99 final score.
It was extremely fitting and appropriate that coach Randy Wittman allowed his...
All season long, the Lakers (15-20) have been searching for an answer to their struggles as a team, any spark that they can use as motivation to turn things around. That may have come in the final 6 minutes of their 108-105 loss to the Spurs on Wednesday.
Down by as much as 17 points in the 2nd half and 13 points in the 4th quarter, the Lakers digged deep defensively and held...