Recap - Thunder Defeat Sacramento 99-97
The Thunder got a 35-point performance from Kevin Durant as Oklahoma City handed Sacramento a 99-97 defeat on Saturday at ARCO Arena.
Oklahoma City did not, however, defeat the Kings against the spread, which closed at 4 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 208.5.
Oklahoma City got 22 points from Russell Westbrook and another 11 points from James Harden. Russell Westbrook contributed 7 assists, while Kevin Durant cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
The Kings got a 30-point performance from Tyreke Evans, who was supported by 14 points from DeMarcus Cousins. Beno Udrih had 7 assists in a losing cause for Sacramento, while DeMarcus Cousins grabbed 12 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Oklahoma City were victorious, as the score was 54-45 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Sacramento as they grabbed 49 boards, while Oklahoma City only had 36.
Oklahoma City heads into a battle against the Warriors. Sacramento, meanwhile, will have their next action against Phoenix.