Recap - Thunder Defeat Charlotte 89-85
|Recap - Thunder Defeat Charlotte 89-85|
Kevin Durant went off for 34 points and added 12 rebounds leading Oklahoma City to an 89-85 win over Charlotte on Friday at Time Warner Cable Arena.
Bettors who backed the Thunder were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 7. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 195.5.
Oklahoma City got 12 points from Serge Ibaka and another 12 points from Thabo Sefolosha. Kevin Durant contributed 6 assists, while Kevin Durant cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Charlotte got 18 points from Kemba Walker in a losing cause and another 16 points from Al Jefferson. Kemba Walker contributed 7 assists for the Bobcats, while Al Jefferson had 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Oklahoma City were victorious, as the score was 42-36 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Oklahoma City as they grabbed 48 boards, while Charlotte only had 43.
Oklahoma City looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Rockets. The Bobcats will aim to get back on the winning track at Atlanta.