Oklahoma City gets past L.A. Clippers in OT | NBA
Kevin Durant scored 35 points, Russell Westbrook had 23 and Oklahoma City's All-Star tandem scored all of the Thunder's points in overtime...
OKLAHOMA CITY — Kevin Durant scored 35 points, Russell Westbrook had 23 and Oklahoma City's All-Star tandem scored all of the Thunder's points in overtime in a 117-111 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers on Wednesday night.
Westbrook connected on a three-pointer from the left wing to open the scoring in overtime, and Durant rattled one in from about the same spot two possessions later for a 108-104 advantage.
Blake Griffin led Los Angeles with 23 points and former Rainier Beach star Jamal Crawford scored 20.
• Andre Iguodala had 18 points and nine rebounds to spoil Kevin Love's surprise season debut in Denver's 101-94 victory over Minnesota.
Love scored 34 points and grabbed 14 rebounds, helping the Wolves take a 17-point lead in the first half. But he didn't get a whole lot of help in his first game in nearly five weeks.
• Marcin Gortat scored a season-high 22 points in only three quarters as Phoenix Suns routed visiting Portland 114-87.
Damien Lillard had 24 points and three assists but six turnovers for the Blazers, who had won three straight.
• LeBron James had 28 points and 10 rebounds, Dwyane Wade scored 28, and Miami scored the first six points of overtime on the way to beating visiting Milwaukee 113-106.
• Marcus Thornton scored 23 as host Sacramento snapped a five-game losing streak by beating the lethargic Los Angeles Lakers 113-97. Kobe Bryant scored 38 points on 11-of-20 shooting.
• James Harden scored 28 points and host Houston snapped a three-game losing streak with a 93-89 victory over Chicago. Former Husky Nate Robinson scored 21 off the bench for the Bulls.
• Stephen Curry scored 25 points and former WSU Cougar Klay Thompson scored 23 as host Golden State downed Brooklyn 102-93.
• O.J. Mayo scored 27 points to help host Dallas to a 114-111 victory over New York.