An 8-0 spurt by Oklahoma City, capped by a layup by Andre Roberson, got the Thunder within 102-91 with 4:37 left but a three-point play by Cody Zeller keyed Charlotte.
What a week for the San Antonio Spurs.
"They were definitely trying to", Westbrook said of the Spurs' efforts to keep the ball out of his hands. "That was a big point in the game and I was just happy to be able to knock something down and help the team".
Even with two wins last week, it's been a five-game stretch of substandard play as Milwaukee comes to Chesapeake Energy Arena on Tuesday night.
Nine Thunder players recorded giveaways. "Every night is going to be like this and they have to be ready".
April 2, 2017; Oklahoma City, OK, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder center Steven Adams (12) and Charlotte Hornets center Frank Kaminsky (44) fight for a loose ball during the second quarter at Chesapeake Energy Arena. "Sometimes you don't win that game, but stick with it, we'll be all right". It wasn't just offensive ineptitude, but the Spurs and Hornets crossing the Thunder up defensively.
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Positive results in clutch games have been a recent development for this Bucks team after a streak of putrid basketball to start the year.
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Collins, Gonzaga forward Johnathan Williams and Carolina forward Kennedy Meeks all had four fouls by that point on the clock. Josh Perkins, UNC's Joel Berry, and Jordan Mathews teamed up to hit a trio of three-pointers on consecutive possessions.
All eyes will once again be on point guard Russell Westbrook tonight, as he bids to earn his 41st triple-double for the season.
Westbrook's historical march: With 40 triple-doubles, Westbrook is on the precipice of breaking Oscar Robertson's revered marker for singular on-court accomplishment.
The Milwaukee Bucks signed Gary Payton II to a multi-year deal on Sunday, as the team looks to add depth at the point guard spot entering the playoffs. "You always see him on TV". The Charlotte Hornets have won six games out of last ten against various teams in this National Basketball Association season. Aldridge had 14 points and 10 rebounds. Giannis Antetokounmpo isn't in the MVP discussion, but he has been tremendously valuable for the Bucks.
He nevertheless produced 32 points, 15 rebounds and 12 assists.
Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot scored 23 points to lead the 76ers, who have lost three in a row.
JaVale McGee contributed 13 points and a season-best five blocked shots off the bench in a 10th straight win for the Warriors, who are determined to earn the No. 1 seed in the Western Conference. However, having Green and Leonard take turns on him is the best defensive scenario you can possibly ask for. It may have been an instance where McDermott was supposed to switch with Enes Kanter and was confused, but the two didn't appear to be on the same page.
Notable Substitutes: Greg Monroe (C), Jason Terry (SG), Malcolm Brogdon (SG). He has really stepped up since Jabari Parker suffered a season-ending injury. "But it's definitely something that I won't take for granted".