Durant Powers Thunder Past 76ers In OT
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PHILADELPHIA (AP) – Kevin Durant had 34 points and 16 rebounds, and Russell Westbrook added 27 points and 12 assists to lead the Oklahoma City Thunder to a 110-105 overtime victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night.
Nick Collison made it three Thunder players with double-doubles with 13 points and 10 rebounds.
Durant erased a five-point deficit with a minute left in regulation, hitting a runner and a 3-pointer that sent the game into overtime. The Sixers scored only two baskets in the extra 5 minutes.
Jrue Holiday and Lou Williams each scored 22 points for the Sixers. Elton Brand had 13 points and 15 rebounds.
Durant, the NBA’s leading scorer, was 13 of 26 from the field and all 16 boards were defensive ones.
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