Oklahoma City Defeats Phoenix 102-90 - Recap
|Oklahoma City Defeats Phoenix 102-90 - Recap|
Kevin Durant poured in 41 points for Oklahoma City on Monday, as they defeated Phoenix 102-90 at US Airways Center.
Bettors who backed the Thunder were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 199.5.
Russell Westbrook had 36 points for Oklahoma City and Kevin Martin chipped in with 12 points. Russell Westbrook had 5 assists for the Thunder, while Kendrick Perkins was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards.
Phoenix got 21 points from Shannon Brown in a losing cause and another 19 points from Marcin Gortat. Luis Scola contributed 5 assists for the Suns, while Marcin Gortat had 15 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Oklahoma City were victorious, as the score was 51-45 at the break.
Phoenix won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 48-42.
Next game, Oklahoma City takes its act home to face Denver looking for another win. For Phoenix, they head home to face Milwaukee.