Thunder Roll Past Hawks
The Oklahoma City Thunder held off several late runs by the Atlanta Hawks to win 101-92 on Tuesday night in Atlanta, Georgia.
Three Thunder players had double-doubles, with Kevin Durant pacing OKC with 30 points, 10 rebounds and five assists.
Russell Westbrook had a poor night shooting, going 6 for 21 from the field, but scored 14 points and dished out 11 assists.
Serge Ibaka added 19 points and 10 rebounds, as the Thunder held Atlanta to just 36 percent field goal shooting.
Two Thunder reserves also scored in double figures, with Reggie Jackson scoring 13 points and Jeremy Lamb 11.
The Thunder hit just 4 of 18 from three-point range, but were able to withstand several late runs by Atlanta to hold on to win for the 11th time in their last 12 games.
OKC improves to 16-4 on the season and finishes up their back-to-back road trip on Wednesday night at Memphis at 7:00.