Dirk Nowitzki Scores 48 Points
Dirk Nowitzki went ballistic in a 121-112 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game 1 of the Western Conference Finals. Dirk accomplished another eye-popping stat besides scoring 48 points.
Nowitzki made every single free throw in a brilliant Game 1 performance against Oklahoma City. Dirk went 24-for-24 at the free throw line. He shot 12-for-15 from the field. It was as close to a flawless performance as you can get. The man shot the ball 39 times. The ball went in the hoop 36 times. That's pretty freakin' good.
Kevin Durant scored 40 points for the Thunder in Game 1. Durant shot an impressive 10-for-18 from the field and 18-for-19 from the free throw line. His impressive performance was trumped by Nowitzki's incredible night though.