Thunder vs Magic Final: 125-124 - Recap
Oklahoma City got 36 points from Kevin Durant en route to a 125-124 victory over Orlando on Thursday at Ford Center.
Bettors who backed the Thunder were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 1.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 203.5.
Oklahoma City got 32 points from Russell Westbrook and another 16 points from Nenad Krstic. Russell Westbrook contributed 13 assists, while Nenad Krstic cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Orlando got 39 points from Dwight Howard in a losing cause and another 19 points from Jason Richardson. Hedo Turkoglu contributed 8 assists for the Magic, while Dwight Howard had 18 rebounds.
Oklahoma City led at halftime, 64-60.
Oklahoma City won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-36.
Oklahoma City looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Lakers. The Magic will aim to get back on the winning track at Minnesota.