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Rozier, Bridges lead Hornets past Thunder 121-98

Jan. 21, 2022 22:58 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Terry Rozier scored 24 points, Miles Bridges added 22 points and 14 rebounds, and the Charlotte Hornets defeated the Oklahoma City Thunder 121-98 on Friday night. P.J. Washington scored 20 and Gordon Hayward 16 for Charlotte, which has won seven of eight....

Doncic's triple-double leads Mavericks past Thunder 104-102

Jan. 17, 2022 23:56 PM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Luka Doncic had 20 points, 12 assists and 11 rebounds for his third triple-double in five games, and the surging Dallas Mavericks withstood a late run by the Oklahoma City Thunder to win 104-102 Monday night. Dallas led by 22 points during the third quarter, but the...

Russell, Edwards help Timberwolves rout Thunder 135-105

Jan. 07, 2022 23:50 PM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — D'Angelo Russell had 27 points and 12 assists and the Minnesota Timberwolves routed the Oklahoma City Thunder 135-105 on Friday night for their third straight victory. Russell made 11 of 12 field goals and 4 of 5 3-pointers. “He’s always a...

Towns, Russell return; Timberwolves beat Thunder 98-90

Jan. 05, 2022 23:40 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Karl-Anthony Towns had 17 points and 16 rebounds, while D’Angelo Russell struggled on 3-of-12 shooting in their return to the lineup for the Minnesota Timberwolves in a 98-90 win against the Oklahoma City Thunder on Wednesday night. Anthony Edwards scored 22...

Booker has 38 points, Suns beat Thunder to end 2-game skid

Dec. 30, 2021 00:49 AM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Devin Booker joined some heady company Wednesday night. The Phoenix guard scored 38 points, surpassing 10,000 for his career, and the Suns beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 115-97 to end a two-game losing streak and tie for the NBA lead. Booker was 12 of...

Haliburton helps Kings topple short-handed Thunder 117-111

Dec. 29, 2021 01:34 AM EST

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Tyrese Haliburton had 24 points and 10 assists, and the Sacramento Kings held off the Oklahoma City Thunder 117-111 on Tuesday night. Buddy Hield added 21 points off the bench for the Kings. Harrison Barnes scored 17 and De’Aaron Fox had 12 points and...

NBA-leading Suns win 5th straight, beating Thunder 113-101

Dec. 24, 2021 00:28 AM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Cam Johnson played some of the best basketball of his three-year career when All-Star teammate Devin Booker was out with a hamstring injury. Now Booker's back, Johnson's still pouring in the points, and it has made the NBA-leading Suns even more dangerous. ...

Thunder hold on to beat Raptors 110-109, win 2nd straight

Dec. 09, 2021 01:21 AM EST

TORONTO (AP) — Mike Muscala made a go-ahead 3-pointer with nine seconds remaining and the Oklahoma City Thunder held on to beat the shorthanded Toronto Raptors 110-109 on Wednesday night. Shai Gilgeous-Alexander scored 16 of his 26 points in the third quarter and the Thunder (8-16)...

Herro scores 26, short-handed Heat top Thunder 103-90

Nov. 16, 2021 00:02 AM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Tyler Herro scored 26 points and the short-handed Miami Heat beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 103-90 on Monday night. Miami played without Jimmy Butler (sprained right ankle) and Bam Adebayo (bruised left knee). Butler, who averages 23.6 points per...

Dort's 27 points lead Thunder past reeling Pelicans, 108-100

Nov. 11, 2021 00:24 AM EST

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Lu Dort capped off one of his better shooting nights of the young season with three clutch free throws and a dunk to punctuate Oklahoma City's third straight victory. Dort scored 27 points, Shai Gilgeous-Alexander added 24 points, and the Thunder beat...