Posted June 15, 2012 on AP on Fox
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The Oklahoma City Thunder finally faced a deficit even Kevin Durant couldn't rescue them from. Another slow start put Oklahoma City down 16 almost from the start, and even Durant's 16-point fourth quarter wasn't enough to rally the Thunder back in a 100-96 loss to the Miami Heat in Game 2 of the NBA Finals on Thursday night. In a postseason filled with thrilling comebacks, Oklahoma City lost its grip on home-court advantage by losing at home for the first time this postseason. Oklahoma City had already rallied from double-digit deficits four other times during the playoffs, but this time the comeback came up short. The Heat charged out to an 18-2 lead as Oklahoma City missed 12 of its first 13 shots, and the Thunder never were able to take the lead. The next three games will be played in Miami, with Game 3 on Sunday night.
2 Comments:
  • Oklahoma City is a Juggernaut waiting to happen. They will shoot better in game 3. Kevin Durant should have been named MVP! With Russell Westbrook a close second. Miami is not good enough to win a championship. Lebron left Cleveland because they would not put the money out there or trade to get major talent there so he says. I believe that the mix of L.J and D.W. will not ever win a championship together. Oklahoma City will though this year I believe that The Thunder will win the NBA title in 6 games.
  • I also believe that Oklahoma City will win 2 in Miami and take the NBA crown in OKC!
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