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Anthony Slater[img url= Oklahoma City won Game 1 of the Western Conference Semifinals on Sunday, beating Memphis 93-91 behind a huge day from Kevin Durant.Read more on NewsOK.comShare Tweet
Finding His Shots: Yes, the Thunder are out-of-sync without Russell …Yes, the Thunder are out-of-sync without Russell Westbrook. But it's no surprise that Kevin Durant is stepping up big, leading his team to a 93-91 Game 1 win, says Lee Jenkins.Share TweetEver since the 2011 playoffs, when Oklahoma City outlasted Memphis but fell to Dallas, Kevin Durant has been obsessed with efficiency. He sets only two goals in training camp: To win a championship, and to shoot 50 percent from the field, 40 percent fro…Share Tweet
Quincy Pondexter Made A Double-Pumping Buzzer-Beater From 40 Feet Away Todaydimemag.com May 5, 2013Here’s Quincy Pondexter‘s role in Memphis’ Western Conference Semifinal series against OKC: make Kevin Durant work, chill in the corner and drop a couple of three-pointers, and don’t do anything stupid. But at the end of the third quarter in todayShare TweetThese teams met in the Western Conference semifinals two years ago, with Oklahoma City winning in seven games, and the core of their rosters haven't changed much. The most significant difference is the absence of Russell Westbrook. The Thunder appeared …Share Tweet
Durant Comes Up Big In Game 1May 5Kevin Durant talks to Heather Cox about the Thunder's win over the Grizzlies.
Pondexter Beats BuzzerMay 5Quincy Pondexter brings the ball up the court and hits a wild 3 to beat the buzzer at the end of the 3rd quarter.
Grizzlies-Thunder PreviewMay 5Flip Saunders breaks down the second-round playoff matchup between the Grizzlies and Thunder.