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Cavs lose pre-draft tiebreaker to Thunder, slide into 5 spot

May. 25, 2021 18:04 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cavaliers lost another one. After dropping 13 of its last 14 games and going 22-50 in a regular season loaded with injuries, Cleveland lost a tiebreaker on Tuesday to Oklahoma City and will have the No. 5 position in next month's draft lottery, one...

Strange losing season finally over for Oklahoma City

May. 17, 2021 17:44 PM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma City Thunder finally can move on from the strangest of seasons. A franchise that had missed the playoffs just once in the previous 11 seasons finds itself in the draft lottery with a 22-50 record. It was the Thunder's worst finish since...

Pokusevski scores 29, Thunder top Clippers in season finale

May. 17, 2021 00:45 AM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Aleksej Pokusevski scored a career-high 29 points, and the Oklahoma City Thunder defeated the Los Angeles Clippers 117-112 on Sunday night in the regular-season finale for both teams. It was a promising close to the season for the 7-foot rookie from...

Bogdanovic scores 22 as Jazz top Thunder 109-93

May. 14, 2021 23:39 PM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Bojan Bogdanovic scored 22 points, and the Utah Jazz beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 109-93 on Friday night to inch closer to claiming the top seed in the Western Conference playoffs. The Jazz have the league’s best record and a 1 1/2-game lead on...

Kings complete sweep of Thunder, still hope for playoffs

May. 12, 2021 01:29 AM EDT

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Terence Davis matched his season high with 27 points, Buddy Hield had 21 and the Sacramento Kings beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 122-106 on Tuesday night to keep their slim playoff hopes alive. Delon Wright added 21 points and eight assists for...

Towns, Edwards lead Timberwolves past undermanned Pistons

May. 11, 2021 22:04 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Karl-Anthony Towns scored 28 points and Anthony Edwards added 22 as the Minnesota Timberwolves beat the undermanned Detroit Pistons 119-100 on Tuesday night in a game with significant lottery implications. “I thought we did a professional job out there...

Kings spread the scoring, crush Thunder 126-98

May. 10, 2021 01:06 AM EDT

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Maurice Harkless and Terence Davis each scored 18 points to lead eight Sacramento players in double figures, and the Kings beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 126-98 on Sunday night. Delon Wright had 15 points, seven rebounds and five assists,...

Curry makes 11 3s, scores 49 points to help Warriors roll

May. 09, 2021 01:15 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Stephen Curry scored 49 points in 29 minutes and matched his season best with 11 3-pointers and the Golden State Warriors beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 136-97 on Saturday night. Curry shot 14 of 26 overall and 11 of 21 beyond the arc while fans...

Stephen Curry scores 34 points, leads Warriors past Thunder

May. 07, 2021 01:04 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Stephen Curry had 34 points and seven assists and the Golden State Warriors raced past the Oklahoma City Thunder 118-97 on Thursday night. The Warriors moved into eighth place in the Western Conference, a half-game ahead of Memphis. ...

Hield's 18 points, 11 rebounds help Kings top Thunder 103-99

May. 04, 2021 23:41 PM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Buddy Hield had 18 points and 11 rebounds to help the Sacramento Kings beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 103-99 on Tuesday night for their third straight win. It was the seventh double-double of Hield’s five-year career. He made just 5 of 16 shots,...