Oklahoma City 111, Phoenix 107

Boxscore | Recap
Friday, February 4, 2011 9:00 PM
Location - US Airways Center, Phoenix, Arizona
Officials - # Nick Buchert, #24 Mike Callahan, #60 David Guthrie
Attendance - 16274

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Oklahoma City 31 32 17 31 111
Phoenix 36 24 27 20 107

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Oklahoma City 32-17 18-7 14-10 W2
Phoenix 23-25 14-11 9-14 L1

Recap

Jeff Green led the way with 28 points on 10-of-17 shooting as the Oklahoma City Thunder used a big fourth quarter to overcome the Phoenix Suns, 111-107, on Friday.

Kevin Durant added 24 points and 11 rebounds and Russell Westbrook chipped in 19 points and 11 assists for the Thunder, who have won four of five.

Oklahoma City trailed, 87-80, entering the fourth quarter but quickly made up the difference with an 8-1 surge to begin the frame. The Suns would respond with six straight points before Durant and Westbrook got it going, combining for nine points over the next three minutes and pulling even again when Durant hit two technical free throws with 4:13 remaining.

Grant Hill’s 3-point put Phoenix back on top but the Thunder came right back, finally grabbing a 103-102 edge on Serge Ibaka’s jumper and pulling ahead for good at 105-103 when Ibaka tipped in Westbrook’s miss with 1:29 on the clock.

Durant and Westbrook each hit a pair of free throws in the final 13 seconds to clinch it.

Vince Carter scored 33 points for the Suns, who had their three-game winning streak snapped.

Top Game Performances

Oklahoma City   Phoenix
Jeff Green 28 Scoring Vince Carter 33
Russell Westbrook 11 Assists Steve Nash 8
Kevin Durant 11 Rebounds Channing Frye 9
Kevin Durant 8 Free Throws Made Vince Carter 5
Russell Westbrook 2 Steals Zabian Dowdell 3
Kevin Durant 3 Blocks Vince Carter 1

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Oklahoma City 111 51.2 6-18 21-24 25 45 5 5 15
Phoenix 107 45.9 13-33 16-23 19 38 3 9 13

Upcoming Games

  • Phoenix will play their next game on the road against Golden State. The Suns have a W/L % of .478 after a win and .480 after a loss.
  • Oklahoma City will play their next game on the road against Utah . The Thunder have a W/L % of .548 after a win and .833 after a loss.
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