Russell Westbrook

Kendrick Perkins of the Oklahoma City Thunder dunks against Kris Humphries of the New Jersey Nets during the game on January 21, 2012 at Prudential Center.  (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets Fall To Thunder, 84-74

Kevin Durant and the Oklahoma City Thunder defeated the Nets, 84-74 at the Prudential Center on Saturday night.


Kevin Durant of the Oklahoma City Thunder drives between Jared Jeffries and Josh Harrellson of the New York Knicks on January 14, 2012 at the Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. (Photo by Layne Murdoch/NBAE via Getty Images)

Melo-Less Knicks Fall To Thunder, 104-92

The Thunder defeated the Carmelo Anthony-less Knicks 104-92. Oklahoma City led by 23 at halftime and pulled their stars in the third quarter.


Kevin Durant #35 of the Oklahoma City Thunder reacts after the Dallas Mavericks defeat the Thunder 112-105 in overtime in Game Four of the Western Conference Finals during the 2011 NBA Playoffs at Oklahoma City Arena on May 23, 2011 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Memo To Thunder: Just Wait Until Next Year

There’s a stigma in sports about saying things like “just wait until next year.” It’s a phrase Mets fans dread to utter, and Knicks and Rangers fans have become far too comfortable with.


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Nowitzki, Mavericks Hold On To Beat Thunder 93-87

Dirk Nowitzki scored 18 points during an off night for both of the game’s superstars, and the Dallas Mavericks built a huge lead early before hanging on for a 93-87 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder to take a 2-1 lead.


Memphis Grizzlies

Late Comeback Gives Grizzlies Game 3 Win

Zach Randolph had 21 points and a franchise-record 21 rebounds, and the Grizzlies rallied from a 16-point deficit to stun the Oklahoma City Thunder 101-93 in overtime Saturday and grab a 2-1 lead in their Western Conference semifinal.


Brook Lopez

Sloppy Nets No Match For Durant, Thunder

Kevin Durant scored 27 points before taking the fourth quarter off and the Oklahoma City Thunder rolled past the error-prone New Jersey Nets 114-93 on Wednesday night.


Kevin Durant #35 of the Oklahoma Thunder. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Nets Face Tough Test Vs. Durant, Thunder

Playing without the NBA’s leading scorer, the Oklahoma City Thunder needed three overtimes to defeat the lowly New Jersey Nets earlier this month. They seemingly shouldn’t have as much trouble in a rematch with Kevin Durant healthy.



Knicks Run Past Thunder To Snap 3-Game Skid

Amare Stoudemire scored 23 points, Wilson Chandler added 21, and the New York Knicks beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 112-98 on Wednesday night to snap a three-game losing streak.


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Knicks Aim To Snap Skid Vs. Thunder

It didn’t take long for the New York Knicks to go from surging to struggling. Their struggles might not be about to end.



Nets Fall To Thunder In 3 OTs

Russell Westbrook capped a 38-point, 15-rebound, nine-assist performance by scoring all of Oklahoma City’s 13 points in the third overtime, and the Thunder defeated the Nets 123-120 on Wednesday.