Phoenix Falls 116-98 to Thunder - Recap
The Thunder grabbed a 116-98 win over the Suns on Wednesday, behind a 22-point effort from Kevin Durant at US Airways Center.
The Thunder were a 2.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 210.5.
Oklahoma City got 22 points from James Harden and another 16 points from Russell Westbrook. Russell Westbrook contributed 8 assists, while Serge Ibaka cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Phoenix got 28 points from Vince Carter in a losing cause and another 16 points from Jared Dudley. Steve Nash contributed 9 assists for the Suns, while Marcin Gortat had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Oklahoma City were victorious, as the score was 55-51 at the break.
Oklahoma City had a 40-37 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Oklahoma City looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Trail Blazers. The Suns will aim to get back on the winning track vs Los Angeles.