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Thunder hit buzzer-beater to force OT, then top Timberwolves

Dec. 7, 2019 12:34 AM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Thunder had found multiple ways to lose close games this season. Not this time. Chris Paul scored a season-high 30 points and Oklahoma City pulled off an improbable 139-127 overtime victory over the Timberwolves on Friday night. With Minnesota ahead 121-119 and 1.1 seconds...

Thunder guards Ferguson, Burton out vs. Timberwolves

Dec. 6, 2019 7:00 PM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Thunder guards Terrance Ferguson and Deonte Burton are out against the Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday night. Thunder coach Billy Donovan made the announcements during his pregame media session. Ferguson has soreness in his right hip. The starting shooting guard averages 5.7 points...

Florida to name basketball court after former coach Donovan

Dec. 6, 2019 1:38 PM EST

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Billy Donovan is returning to Florida for good. The Gators are naming their basketball court after Donovan, who led them to back-to-back national championships, four Final Four appearances and six Southeastern Conference titles during his 19 years in Gainesville. “Billy...

T.J. Warren scores 24 points to help Pacers beat Thunder

Dec. 5, 2019 12:34 AM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Indiana Pacers added to Oklahoma City's growing collection of disappointing second halves. T.J. Warren scored 24 points to help Indiana beat the Thunder 107-100 on Wednesday night. Oklahoma City led by a point at halftime, but the Pacers outscored the Thunder 58-50 after the break....

Chris Paul leads Thunder past Pelicans, 107-104

Dec. 1, 2019 8:56 PM EST

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Chris Paul has seen just about everything in his 15-plus season. So, when it was a matter of who would take control of a tight game down the stretch against the New Orleans Pelicans on Sunday, the 34-year-old Oklahoma City point guard simply drew on his deep memory bank and put...

Schroder scores 25, Thunder top Pelicans with late flurry

Nov. 30, 2019 12:11 AM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma City Thunder kept battling. Dennis Schroder scored 12 of his 25 points in the fourth quarter and had seven assists to help the Thunder beat the New Orleans Pelicans 109-104 on Friday night. Abdel Nader scored 19 points and Danilo Gallinari had 17 for Oklahoma City, which...

Lillard, Anthony lead Blazers over Thunder, 136-119

Nov. 28, 2019 2:05 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Carmelo Anthony is feeling more at home with the Portland Trail Blazers, especially now that he’s seen the appreciation of the hometown fans. With the crowd chanting his name, Anthony finished with 19 points in his Moda Center home debut Wednesday night and the Blazers beat the...

Eric Paschall scores 25 points as Warriors hold off Bulls

Nov. 28, 2019 1:37 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Another healthy body sure helped the Golden State Warriors, especially when that guy coming back was Draymond Green — an emotional, vocal leader of this young group who brings it on both ends. Eric Paschall scored 25 points and the Warriors emphatically closed out a tight game...

Bucks’ Khris Middleton to return from injury on Wednesday

Nov. 26, 2019 6:54 PM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee Bucks All-Star forward Khris Middleton says he's ready to return to the floor after missing two-plus weeks with a left thigh contusion. After the Bucks’ shootaround on Tuesday, Middleton said he’s “gonna go” Wednesday at home against the Atlanta Hawks....

Chris Paul, Thunder rally past Warriors for first road win

Nov. 26, 2019 1:39 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Once Chris Paul gets in midrange jumper territory he considers it “my version of a layup.” “I’ll take that,” he said. Paul hit a 19-footer with 36 seconds left to put Oklahoma City ahead and Alec Burks missed a contested shot in the paint moments...