Oklahoma City 109, Portland 95

Boxscore | Recap
Tuesday, March 27, 2012 10:00 PM
Location - Rose Garden, Portland, Oregon
Officials - #26 Pat Fraher, #29 Mark Lindsay, #49 Tom Washington
Attendance - 20626

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Oklahoma City 32 33 19 25 109
Portland 18 29 28 20 95

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Oklahoma City 38-12 22-4 16-8 W4
Portland 23-27 16-9 7-18 L1

Recap


THUNDER 109, TRAIL BLAZERS 95
: Russell Westbrook led with 32 points and eight assists as Oklahoma City cruised to its fourth straight win.

Kevin Durant added 25 points, James Harden scored 21 and Serge Ibaka recorded 12 rebounds and six blocks for the Thunder, who maintained a three-game lead over the San Antonio Spurs for first place in the Western Conference.

Oklahoma City was on fire from the beginning on Tuesday, shooting 66 percent in the first half to cruise into the break with a 65-47 lead. Durant and Harden combined to go 10 for 10 from the floor in the first half and Westbrook got his teammates involved early with seven assists.

The Blazers made a move to get back into it in the third quarter, holding the Thunder to 42 percent from the field in the frame and chipping the deficit to single digits, 84-75.

But Oklahoma City turned to its stars in the fourth quarter, getting five points apiece from Harden and Durant during a 10-2 burst and 10 points from Westbrook over a stretch of 3:02 to put the game away.

LaMarcus Aldridge collected 20 points and eight rebounds for Portland, which fell to 3-4 under interim coach Kaleb Canales.

GAME NOTEBOOK: After scoring a season-high 16 points on Sunday, Thunder C Kendrick Perkins was held scoreless in 25 minutes Tuesday. … Blazers PG Raymond Felton (personal) was not at the game. … Oklahoma heads to Los Angeles for a battle with the Lakers on Thursday.

Top Game Performances

Oklahoma City   Portland
Russell Westbrook 32 Scoring J.J. Hickson 21
Russell Westbrook 8 Assists Jonny Flynn 5
Serge Ibaka 12 Rebounds LaMarcus Aldridge 8
James Harden 7 Free Throws Made Wesley Matthews 5
Russell Westbrook 3 Steals Wesley Matthews 4
Serge Ibaka 6 Blocks LaMarcus Aldridge 1

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Oklahoma City 109 57.0 6-17 13-16 16 43 8 7 14
Portland 95 43.0 7-16 20-25 15 30 4 9 12

Upcoming Games

  • Portland will play their next game at home against New Orleans. The Trail Blazers have a W/L % of .217 after a win and .667 after a loss.
  • Oklahoma City will play their next game on the road against L.A. Lakers . The Thunder have a W/L % of .711 after a win and .917 after a loss.
Advertisement