Nervous fans and sports bar owners throughout Oklahoma can relax – it looks like the Thunder are back to their old selves. At least that was the case in game six as they comfortably dispatched of the Memphis Grizzlies 104-84 to force a seventh and deciding game in their playoff series.
Oklahoma City reeled off 15 straight points in the closing minutes of the game, as Kevin Durant’s hot scoring stretch continued with 6 of 7 threes in his 46 point effort, as the Thunder rallied to beat visiting Portland 105-97. Check out my recap and post-game sound on KOSU-FM Wednesday morning – and please listen…
No long description is needed of this one. For three-plus quarters the OKC Thunder was a very, very g
ood basketball team and head and shoulders better than the Portland Trail Blazers. But in the 4th, the Blazers raised their level of play – and the Thunder stumbled, and Portland pulled out a 98-94 comeback win.