Oklahoma City overcame a 10 point third quarter and a number of missed free throws in the final moments to outlast the Philadelphia 76ers 92-88. Russell Westbrook rebounded a missed Kevin Durant free throw and calmly sank two free throws to seal the win for the Thunder.
Westbrook was dynamite in the game finishing with 22 points, 13 rebounds and four assists. He was 8-8 from the field and his board work helped to offset seven turnovers. Kevin Durant scored a game-high 23 points while James Harden added 16 points off the bench. Serge Ibaka also finished in double figures with 10 points.
Jrue Holiday and Andre Iguodala finished with 18 points each for the 76ers. Thaddeus Young added 16 points off the bench. Jodie Meeks chipped in 13 points while Lou Williams and Elton Brand added 11 and 10 points respectively.
The Thunder improve to 28-7 on the season while the Sixers fall to 21-15. The 10 points scored in the third quarter by Oklahoma City was a season low for any quarter this season.