The Thunder led by seven points at halftime and saw that lead get whittled down to four at the start of the fourth quarter. Chris Paul took over in the fourth quarter and his bucket with just eight seconds remaining providing the winning margin for the Clippers.
Kevin Durant led the Thunder with 22 points and nine rebounds but was just 7-21 from the field. Russell Westbrook added 20 points and seven assists but did most of his damage from the free throw line where he was 13-15. James Harden added 17 points off the bench and Serge Ibaka chipped in 12.
Chris Paul took over late for the Clippers and finished with a game-high 31 points. Blake Griffin added 16 points, 12 rebounds and seven assists while Kenyon Martin and Nick Young pitched in 12 and 10 points respectively off the bench.
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