Oklahoma City 110, Philadelphia 105

Boxscore | Recap
Wednesday, March 9, 2011 7:00 PM
Location - Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Officials - #62 Brian Forte, #71 Rodney Mott, #22 Bill Spooner
Attendance - 19283

Final Scoring Summary

Final OT 1 2 3 4 X T
Oklahoma City 28 27 27 19 9 110
Philadelphia 34 21 25 21 4 105

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Oklahoma City 40-23 22-9 18-14 W1
Philadelphia 33-31 21-11 12-20 L1

Recap

Kevin Durant scored 34 points, including the last five in regulation, and hit a clutch jumper in overtime as the visiting Oklahoma City Thunder grinded out a 110-105 victory over the red-hot Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday.
 
Russell Westbrook added 27 points and 12 assists for the Thunder, who have won four of five, improved to 7-1 in overtime games and swept the season series for the second straight year.
 
Lou Williams scored 13 of his 22 points in the fourth quarter and Jrue Holiday added 22 and eight assists as the 76ers lost for just the second time in eight games.
 
The Thunder had a 106-105 lead in overtime before Durant curled up to the foul line and drained a jumper with 80 seconds left. After Philadelphia missed three potential tying shots from the arc, Westbrook drained a pull-up jumper from the top of the key with 22 seconds remaining to close out the scoring.
 
Williams scored nine straight Philadelphia points to give the Sixers a 101-96 lead with 2:18 left in regulation. But Durant sank a short baseline jumper with 36 seconds left and hit a 3-pointer from the left wing after coming off a screen with 6.2 seconds to play to force overtime.

Top Game Performances

Oklahoma City   Philadelphia
Kevin Durant 34 Scoring Jrue Holiday 22
Russell Westbrook 12 Assists Jrue Holiday 8
Kevin Durant 16 Rebounds Elton Brand 15
Kevin Durant 5 Free Throws Made Louis Williams 8
Thabo Sefolosha 2 Steals Jrue Holiday 3
Serge Ibaka 2 Blocks Elton Brand 2

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Oklahoma City 110 50.0 6-18 12-16 26 53 5 7 18
Philadelphia 105 41.9 10-24 17-21 21 46 4 11 15

Upcoming Games

  • Philadelphia will play their next game at home against Boston. The 76ers have a W/L % of .471 after a win and .567 after a loss.
  • Oklahoma City will play their next game at home against Detroit. The Thunder have a W/L % of .538 after a win and .792 after a loss.
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