For the first time in the 2012 NBA Finals, the Thunder have gotten off to a hot start. At the end of one quarter in Miami, Oklahoma City leads the Heat 33-19.
The Thunder made six of their first seven shots and took a 13-3 lead. The Heat answered with a 9-4 spurt, but OKC finished on a 16-7 run.
Russell Westbrook leads the Thunder with 10 points on 5-for-9 shooting, while Kevin Durant has eight points on 3-for-6 shooting. The Heat have been led by six points and five rebounds from Chris Bosh.
The Thunder finally got off to a quick start, but this series has shown that early leads are anything but safe. But to sum up the quarter: