Thunder Vs. Timberwolves: Oklahoma City Needs Double Overtime To Defeat Minnesota

The Oklahoma City Thunder look to keep things rolling when they face Kevin Love and the Minnesota Timberwolves Friday night.

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Thunder Vs. Timberwolves Final Score: Oklahoma City Taken To Double Overtime By Minnesota, Win 149-140

The Oklahoma City Thunder have been a great team this year at home and have only lost four games so far, however the Minnesota Timberwolves nearly gave the Thunder their fifth home loss this year. The Timberwolves forced the game into double overtime, but the Thunder exploded in the second extra frame to win 149-140.

With the scoring spree this game featured Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook combined for 85 points with Durant scoring 45 and Westbrook putting up 40 points. On the Timberwolves side Kevin Love led all scorers with 51 points on 16-of-27 shots including going 7-of-11 from three-point range.

The Thunder thought they had the game won when Durant hit a three-pointer with three seconds left before Love tied the game with one second left to send it into the first overtime.

In the second overtime it was the Timberwolves who had the lead as they led by five with 46 seconds left, but Durant hit a three with 10 seconds left to tie the game and the heave by Love did not fall.

In second overtime is when the Thunder offense really caught fire. From the 1:34 mark to the 28 second mark the Thunder outscored the Timberwolves 9-0 to put the game away for good and escape with the win.

For more on this game Thunder fans should visit Welcome To Loud City and Timberwolves fans should check out Canis Hoopus. For more news and analysis from around the NBA head over to SB Nation's NBA Basketball page.

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Thunder Vs. Timberwolves Halftime Score: Oklahoma City Leads Minnesota 63-61

At the break the Oklahoma City Thunder are in a tight game at home against the Minnesota Timberwolves and lead 63-61. Kevin Love is leading the way for the Timberwolves and has a game-high 21 points at the half.

Both teams offenses are feeling tonight as the Timberwolves are shooting 59 percent from the field and are hanging around in this game by connecting on 9-of-14 three-pointers. The Thunder are just a step below in shooting as they are shooting 52 percent from the field including making 4-of-10 from beyond the arc.

The Thunder have four players in double figures and leading the way for is James Harden who has 17 points on 7-of-9 shooting and has made three shots from three-point range. Kevin Durant has 10 points and newly acquired Derek Fisher is scoreless in six minutes of play.

For more on this game Thunder fans should visit Welcome To Loud City and Timberwolves fans should check out Canis Hoopus. For more news and analysis from around the NBA head over to SB Nation's NBA Basketball page.

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The Oklahoma City Thunder look to keep things rolling when they face Kevin Love and the Minnesota Timberwolves Friday night.

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