Phoenix vs Oklahoma City Recap - Thunder Win 107-97
Oklahoma City earned a 107-97 victory over Phoenix on Saturday, getting 18 points from Russell Westbrook at Chesapeake Energy Arena.
Oklahoma City won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 11-point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 201.5.
Oklahoma City got 12 points from Kevin Durant and another 12 points from Thabo Sefolosha. James Harden contributed 8 assists, while Kendrick Perkins cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Phoenix got 15 points from Markieff Morris in a losing cause and another 15 points from Hakim Warrick. Steve Nash contributed 6 assists for the Suns, while Marcin Gortat had 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Oklahoma City were victorious, as the score was 60-46 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Oklahoma City as they grabbed 45 boards, while Phoenix only had 37.
Next game, Oklahoma City takes its act on the road to face Dallas looking for another win. For Phoenix, they head home to face Golden State.