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Thunder Vs. Mavericks Halftime Update: Midway Through, Tied 47-47

So far, the Oklahoma City Thunder and Dallas Mavericks are playing a tight Game 4 with the two teams tied at 47 at halftime. The Thunder suffered a significant blow when they lost center Kendrick Perkins for the at least the rest of this game due to a hip injury.

Still, OKC has been competitive, outscoring the Mavericks in the first quarter 26-24 before Dallas returned the favor in the second quarter and outscored them 23-21.

Dirk Nowitzki is leading all scorers with 13 points on 5-of-11 shooting, while James Harden leads the way for the Thunder with 12 points on 4-of-5 shooting. Harden also has four rebounds and a pair of assists.

NBA scoring champion Kevin Durant is also in double figures with 10 points, but still a relatively quiet first half, all things considered. Russell Westbrook has chipped in eight points for the Thunder.

OKC and Dallas are shooting identical percentages from the field (44.4).

Read more about the Thunder at Welcome To Loud City. For more on the Mavericks, check out Mavs Moneyball.