OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- With All-Stars Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant leading the way, the Oklahoma City Thunder can outscore any team in the NBA on any given night.
That still isn't good enough for a team with the highest of aspirations.
Westbrook scored a season-high 37 points, Durant added 27 and Oklahoma City snapped a three-game losing streak Friday night with a 127-111 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves that did little to fix what was wrong during the skid.
"A baby, minor step" was how Westbrook described it.
"I think we could have (done) a better job defensively, but we got a win. That's all we needed this time after losing three games in a row," he said.
The Thunder avoided losing four in a row for the first time since April 2009, near the end of their first season in Oklahoma City, but were hardly better on defense after allowing 113.7 points per game during their longest losing streak of the season.
Instead, they relied on an offense that regained the NBA lead...