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New Orleans Pelicans forward Zion Williamson (1) can't grab a pass at the basket, next to Oklahoma City Thunder forward Danilo Gallinari (8) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in New Orleans, Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020. (AP Photo/Matthew Hinton)

Gallinari, Paul push Thunder past Zion, Pelicans 123-118

Feb. 14, 2020 12:19 AM EST

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The veteran savvy of Danilo Gallinari and Chris Paul helped Oklahoma City withstand the latest stirring performance by Pelicans rookie Zion Williamson. Gallinari scored 11 of his 29 points in the fourth quarter, Paul had 14 points and 12 assists, and the Thunder beat New Orleans 123-118...

San Antonio Spurs' Derrick White (4) drives the ball against Oklahoma City Thunder's Dennis Schroder (17) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Oklahoma City, Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020. (AP Photo/Garett Fisbeck)

Spurs stop 5-game slide with 114-106 victory over Thunder

Feb. 12, 2020 12:12 AM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — LaMarcus Aldridge and the San Antonio Spurs headed into the All-Star break with a win. It was a welcome change after a tough stretch. Aldridge had 25 points and 14 rebounds, and the Spurs stopped a five-game slide by topping the Oklahoma City Thunder 114-106 on Tuesday night....

Boston Celtics guard Kemba Walker (8) drives past Oklahoma City Thunder guard Luguentz Dort (5) in the second half of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020, in Oklahoma City. (AP Photo/Kyle Phillips)

Celtics edge Thunder 112-111 for 7th straight win

Feb. 9, 2020 7:40 PM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — With most of their lead gone, the Boston Celtics needed someone to make a stop in the final seconds. As usual, Marcus Smart took it upon himself. Smart o stole the ball from Oklahoma City’s Shai Gilgeous-Alexander with 5.8 seconds le,fhelping the Celtics hold on for a 112-111...

Oklahoma City Thunder center Steven Adams (12) reaches for a pass in front of Detroit Pistons forward Thon Maker, right, during the first half of an NBA basketball game Friday, Feb. 7, 2020, in Oklahoma City. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

Paul, Gilgeous-Alexander lead Thunder past Pistons 108-101

Feb. 8, 2020 12:21 AM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Nothing changed for the Oklahoma City Thunder before the trade deadline. As a result, nothing appears to have changed after — in their first game since, they won again with balanced scoring and solid defense. Chris Paul scored 22 points and Shai Gilgeous-Alexander added 21 to...

Oklahoma City Thunder guard Dennis Schroeder (17) shoots in front of Cleveland Cavaliers guard Darius Garland (10) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2020, in Oklahoma City. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

Schroder scores 30, leads Thunder past Cavaliers 109-103

Feb. 6, 2020 12:09 AM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Chris Paul told Dennis Schroder to take over, and his backcourt mate listened. Schroder scored 30 points to help the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 109-103 on Wednesday night. Schroder had six points in a critical 43-second span late in the game that helped the...

Oklahoma City Thunder guard Luguentz Dort (5) shouts after being fouled by Phoenix Suns forward Kelly Oubre Jr., left, as Thunder center Nerlens Noel, right, holds the ball during the first half of an NBA basketball game Friday, Jan. 31, 2020, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

Thunder rally in final minutes, push past Suns 111-107

Feb. 1, 2020 12:50 AM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — One day after Oklahoma City's Chris Paul earned his first All-Star selection in four years, the veteran point guard gave a good reminder of why he's still one of the NBA's best players. Paul ripped a steal away from Phoenix's Kelly Oubre Jr. and then made the go-ahead jumper with 1:03 left,...

Oklahoma City Thunder guard Chris Paul, right, drive against Sacramento Kings forward Harrison Barnes, left, during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Sacramento, Calif., Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2020. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

Dort scores 23 points, sparks Thunder past Kings 120-100

Jan. 30, 2020 1:38 AM EST

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Still reeling from the loss of good friend and former NBA star Kobe Bryant, Oklahoma City’s Chris Paul returned to the basketball court for the first time since the tragedy because, he said, it was the right thing to do. The Thunder didn’t need him much on a night in...

Oklahoma City Thunder center Steven Adams (12) tries to get the ball from Dallas Mavericks guard Luka Doncic (77) in the first half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Jan. 27, 2020, in Oklahoma City. (AP Photo/Kyle Phillips)

Doncic scores 29, leads Mavericks past Thunder, 107-97

Jan. 28, 2020 12:01 AM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Kobe Bryant's death fully registered with Luka Doncic in the midst of a game. Doncic had 29 points and 11 rebounds, and the Dallas Mavericks beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 107-97 Monday a night after Bryant, one of the NBA's all-time greats, was involved in a fatal helicopter crash....

Oklahoma City Thunder guard Deonte Burton, center, blocks a shot by Minnesota Timberwolves guard Jarrett Culver, left, as Thunder forward Mike Muscala (33) watches during the first half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Craig Lassig)

Schroder scores 26, Paul 25 as Thunder beat T-Wolves 113-104

Jan. 26, 2020 12:20 AM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — With veterans banged up, Oklahoma City’s young players are gaining valuable experience and learning how to win on the road. Having Chris Paul around to stabilize things certainly helps, too. Paul scored 25 points and hit timely shots to deflate Minnesota’s runs, and Dennis...

Oklahoma City Thunder forward Danilo Gallinari (8) grabs a pass in front of Atlanta Hawks guard Trae Young, left, in the first half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Jan. 24, 2020, in Oklahoma City. (AP Photo/Kyle Phillips)

Gallinari scores 25, leads Thunder past Hawks 140-111

Jan. 24, 2020 11:50 PM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — It's all coming together for Oklahoma City. Danilo Gallinari scored 25 points and the Thunder beat the Atlanta Hawks 140-111 on Friday night for their fourth straight win. Shai Gilgeous-Alexander scored 24 points and Dennis Schroder added 21 for the Thunder, who shot 58% from the field...