Oklahoma City vs Boston Recap - Thunder Win 89-84
Boston was victimized by Russell Westbrook for 31 points as the Thunder defeated the Celtics 89-84 in NBA action on Friday.
Oklahoma City was an underdog by 9 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 197.5.
Oklahoma City got 13 points from Serge Ibaka and another 12 points from James Harden. Russell Westbrook contributed 6 assists, while Thabo Sefolosha cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
The Celtics got a 16-point performance from Kevin Garnett, who was supported by 14 points from Rajon Rondo. Rajon Rondo had 7 assists in a losing cause for Boston, while Shaquille O'Neal grabbed 6 rebounds.
Oklahoma City led at halftime, 49-46.
The rebound battle favored Oklahoma City as they grabbed 37 boards, while Boston only had 31.
Next game, Oklahoma City takes its act on the road to face Milwaukee looking for another win. For Boston, they head on the road to face Toronto.