Thunder 119, Opposing team 90
OKLAHOMA CITY - Russell Westbrook had 27 points and nine assists, Kevin Durant added 25 points and also the Oklahoma City Thunder blasted the weary La Opposing team 119-90 on Monday evening within the opening bet on the Western Conference semifinals.
The Thunder required a 15-point halftime lead, then opened up the 3rd quarter having a 15-2 blitz full of crowd-pleasing 3-pointers and dunks.
Oklahoma City brought by as much as 35 points, obtaining a way of measuring vengeance for that elbow Metta World Peace shipped towards the mind from the Thunder's James Harden three days earlier - and without requiring dirty tactics to get it done.
Thunder beginning center Kendrick Perkins limped off after irritating a stylish injuries in the first round.
Kobe Bryant and Andrew Bynum obtained 20 points each for that Opposing team and Bynum had 14 rebounds.
Sixers 82, Celtics 81
Evan Turner made a tight schedule-ahead layup with 40.4 seconds left and Philadelphia held off Boston the relaxation of how with six straight free throws because the 76ers evened the 2nd-round Eastern Conference series by having an 82-81 victory Monday evening.
Turner carried out with 10 points, including his layup that place the Sixers up 76-75. He added two free throws with 12 seconds to visit.
Jrue Holiday obtained 18 points and Andre Iguodala added 13 points, seven assists and six rebounds for that Sixers, who blew a ten-point lead within the 4th quarter because the Celtics won Game 1.
Kevin Garnett had 15 points and 12 rebounds and Ray Allen obtained 17 points for that Celtics.
Game 3 is Wednesday in Philadelphia.