Oklahoma City, OK (SportsNetwork.com) - Kevin Durant scored 12 of his 46
points in the final 3 1/2 minutes to lift the Oklahoma City Thunder over the
Portland Trail Blazers, 105-97, in a battle between two of the NBA's very best
Durant went 17-of-25 from the field and 6-of-7 from beyond the arc for the
Thunder, who have won four in a row to build a one-game lead over Portland for
first place in the Northwest Division.
Reggie Jackson tallied 15 points and seven rebounds for Oklahoma City, which
trails idle San Antonio for the top spot in the Western Conference. Serge
Ibaka and Derek Fisher each added 10 points.
LaMarcus Aldridge ended with 29 points and 16 boards for the Blazers, who have
dropped two straight since a five-game winning streak. Wesley Matthews tallied
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