Recap - Thunder Defeat Orlando 97-89
Kevin Durant scored 25 points for Oklahoma City on Friday, leading the Thunder to a 97-89 victory over Orlando at Amway Center.
Bettors who backed the Thunder were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 14. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 207.5.
Oklahoma City got 19 points from Russell Westbrook and another 15 points from Kevin Martin. Russell Westbrook contributed 9 assists, while Serge Ibaka cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
The Magic got a 25-point performance from Maurice Harkless, who was supported by 16 points from Jameer Nelson. Jameer Nelson had 10 assists in a losing cause for Orlando, while Tobias Harris grabbed 15 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Oklahoma City were victorious, as the score was 47-34 at the break.
Oklahoma City won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 49-44.
Oklahoma City looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Trail Blazers. The Magic will aim to get back on the winning track vs Miami.