Oklahoma City used a season high 8 blocks by Serge Ibaka to blast the New Orleans Pelicans 116-94.
Kevin Durant led all scores with 27 points while Russell Westbrook dropped in 24 points for OKC.
Ibaka added 16 points and 10 rebounds.
Offense flowed for the Thunder as they shot nearly 54% from the field.
The two teams will meet again on Monday in New Orleans. The Pelicans haven’t beaten the Thunder since 2011.
OKC has just three games remaining in the regular season. Their next contest is Sunday at 12 against Indiana on the road.