Los Angeles vs Oklahoma City Recap - Thunder Win 114-108
Oklahoma City got 36 points from Kevin Durant en route to a 114-108 victory over Los Angeles on Friday at Chesapeake Energy Arena.
Oklahoma City won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 7.5-point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 211.5.
Oklahoma City got 33 points from Russell Westbrook and another 14 points from Serge Ibaka. Russell Westbrook contributed 8 assists, while Kevin Durant cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Los Angeles got 35 points from Kobe Bryant in a losing cause and another 23 points from Dwight Howard. Kobe Bryant contributed 7 assists for the Lakers, while Dwight Howard had 18 rebounds.
The Thunder hit the break leading 67-53 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Los Angeles as they grabbed 45 boards, while Oklahoma City only had 36.
Oklahoma City looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Pacers. The Lakers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Utah.