Thunder Use Big 3rd Quarter to Down Kings

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The Oklahoma City Thunder outscored Sacramento by 10 in the third quarter, pulling away to beat the Kings 108-93.

Kevin Durant paced OKC with 30 points, making 10 of 15 from the field and dishing out nine assists.

Serge Ibaka added 20 points on 9 of 13 shooting and had six rebounds.

The Thunder went on a 12-2 run early in the third quarter and were never threatened after that.

Reggie Jackson had 16 points, while three other Thunder players scored 10 points each: Thabo Sefolosha, Nick Collison, and Jeremy Lamb.

The Thunder overcame a 38-point effort from Sacramento’s Isaiah Thomas, who hit four 3-pointers.

OKC improved to 31-10 on the season, and will finish up their three-game homestand Tuesday night against Portland at 7:00.