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Kendrick Perkins celebrated the Thunder’s Game 6 win with pushu…

Kendrick Perkins celebrated the Thunder’s Game 6 win with pushups at the airport, as you do

yahoo.com Updated May 4, 2013
Noted hard-screen enthusiast Kendrick Perkins opened the Oklahoma City Thunder's Game 6 visit to Toyota Center on Friday by getting all up in the grill of Houston Rockets wing Francisco Garcia, who'd spent most of Games 3 through 5 hustling to make life…
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  • Martin, Fisher come to Thunder's rescue, oust Rockets

    Martin, Fisher come to Thunder's rescue, oust Rockets

    CNNSI.com May 4, 2013
    Martin, Fisher come to Thunder's rescue, oust Rockets
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  • Durant, Thunder bounce Rockets in 6 games

    Durant, Thunder bounce Rockets in 6 games

    ESPN.com May 4, 2013
    Kevin Durant scored 27 points and Kevin Martin added 25 to lead the Oklahoma City Thunder to a 103-94 victory over the Houston Rockets on Friday night, sending them to the second round of the playoffs for the third straight season.
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  • Grades for the 2012-2013 Houston Rockets

    Grades for the 2012-2013 Houston Rockets

    chron.com May 4, 2013
    The Rockets’ season came to an end with a loss to Oklahoma City in Game 6 of the Western Conference opening-round series. Now, it’s time to grade the Rockets for their 2012-2013 season. The Rockets lost the first three games in the series, before winn
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