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The Memphis Grizzlies have taken a 3-1 lead over the Oklahoma City Thunder in their Western Conference semifinals series.
The Thunder did not go down easy in Game 4 as Kevin Durant’s big lay-up pushed the game into overtime.
The final score was 103-97 when all was said and done.
Mike Conley pumped in 24 points Monday for Memphis Grizzlies.
Zach Randolph double-doubled with 23 points and 12 rebounds while Marc Gasol added 23 and 11 for the Grizzlies.
Memphis rallied from a 17-point second-quarter deficit to get it done.
They are one win away from the first conference final appearance in franchise history.
Kevin Durant supplied 27 points, seven rebounds and seven assists for the Thunder, who were limited to 33 percent shooting from the field in the second half.
Video: Kevin Durant with the scoop layup forces overtime in Game 4
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BEST OF MAXIM
The Memphis Grizzlies won Game 3 by trading physical blows with the Oklahoma City Thunder.
The 87-81 victory gave Memphis a 2-1 lead in a series that the Thunder may be doomed to lose.
Memphis came out of the locker room ready to scrap in the third period besting the Thunder 22-15.
Thunder leader Kevin Durant doubled-doubled with 25 points and 11 rebounds.
After the game, Durant...
A couple of days ago, Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant posted an image of himself wearing a Seattle Supersonics hat to his Twitter account via Instagram.
Durant played his rookie season in Seattle before the team moved to Oklahoma City to become the Thunder and since then, Kevin has spoken positively of the Emerald City.
Earlier today, Durant was seen by Oklahoman sports writer...
Needs a new mouthpiece
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Kevin Durant has done everything to help the Oklahoma City Thunder stay afloat since Russell Westbrook went down with a torn meniscus.
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The Thunder are down 2-1 to the Grizzlies and their backs are against the wall, but as Durant told ESPN, “he still...
Lionel Hollins has gotten the Memphis Grizzlies within a win of reaching the Western Conference Finals, a place the franchise has never been. His team has thoroughly outplayed a Thunder team that includes Kevin Durant, who is performing at a higher level than he ever has before. Yet that success should not insulate Hollins from criticism for some very curious decisions.
Every game has been close. Every game has been decided in the last five minutes.
By all accounts, the Thunder and the Grizzlies are comparable and evenly matched.
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Add to the equation that in essence, the Thunder chose Ibaka over James Harden last summer, and his lack of offensive punch becomes an even bigger issue.
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Woo, I Say, Woo
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