Thunder Roll Past Jazz as Kevin Durant Returns
Kevin Durant returned to the Oklahoma City Thunder lineup and led the way to a 111-89 rout of the Utah Jazz on Monday night, November 23, in Salt Lake City, Utah.
After missing six games with a hamstring injury, Durant scored 27 points on 10 of 13 shooting and made three 3-pointers.
Russell Westbrook had another impressive game with 20 points, 9 assists, and 7 rebounds.
OKC built the lead to 17 at halftime at 63-46 in the second half, built it to 34 at one point.
Three other Thunder players were in double figure scoring, with Anthony Morrow scoring 15 points with three 3-pointers, Dion Waiters with 12 points and Serge Ibaka with 11.
OKC made 55 percent from the field and made 11 three-pointers.
The Thunder used the fast break to their advantage, outscoring Utah 31-12 on the break.
The Thunder improved to 9-6 on the season.
OKC is back home Wednesday night to host Brooklyn at 7:00 at Chesapeake Arena.