But it was star Kevin Durant who scored 35 points as the Thunder extended their winning streak to nine games with a 92-88 win over the New Orleans Hornets on Wednesday night. "Reggie has been here for a year now," Durant said. "He knows what it takes. 1 against New Orleans and only his 11th appearance for the Thunder in 22 games this season. Immediately, the Thunder went on an energized 15-2 spurt, changing the complexion of the game. It was over when… After resisting it all game , Scott Brooks went small late in the third quarter in an effort to spark his sluggish team. It worked.
Rapid reaction: Oklahoma City beats New Orleans 92-88 for ninth straight win
By Anthony Slater — - @anthonyVslater Oklahoma City beat New Orleans 92-88 in Chesapeake Energy Arena on Wednesday night. Here’s some rapid reaction: Turning point After resisting it all game (and for much of the season), Scott Brooks went small late