|Posted by shawn cassidy on March 6, 2013 at 12:40 AM|
A must win for the Lakers who were in search for a quality win on the road against the defending Western Conference Champions. Russell Westbrook had 37 points and 10 rebounds, Kevin Durant scored 26 and the Oklahoma City Thunder held off a second-half charge to beat the improving Los Angeles Lakers 122-105 on Tuesday night.The Thunder led from start to finish, but had their 18-point lead whittled down to five midway through the fourth quarter.
Kobe Bryant ended up with 30 points after leaving the game with a right elbow injury in the first quarter. Steve Nash matched his season best with 20 points as the Lakers fell back below .500 after reaching the mark for the first time since December.
Oklahoma City tied an NBA record with two turnovers.
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