Kevin Durant Puts Up A Career High 51 Points, Thunder Beat Nuggets 124-118 in OT
If you didn't think the match up between Oklahoma City and Denver was going to be an exciting one, you thought wrong. Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook put on a show in the overtime thriller between the two.
Oklahoma City would end up the winners of this match up, 124-118 the final after overtime. That was thanks to some big performers on their end. Kevin Durant had a career night. He put up 51 points, 5-6 from behind the arc. His teammate Russell Westbrook had quite the night as well, with a 40 point performance, and he dished out 9 assists.
The other big player for Oklahoma City was big man Serge Ibaka, who had 14 points, 15 rebounds, and 11 blocks. Denver wouldn't give up though. They were led with Arron Affalo, who put up 27 points. 21 points for Andre Miller, and 17 for Ty Lawson.