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National Basketball Association
Oklahoma City 109, Philadelphia 103
When: 8:00 PM ET, Wednesday, November 10, 2010
Where: Oklahoma City Arena, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Officials: #62 Brian Forte, #73 Ed Malloy, #38 Michael Smith
Attendance: 18203

Russell Westbrook had a season-high 31 points and 12 assists and Kevin Durant also scored 31 points as the host Oklahoma City Thunder held off the Philadelphia 76ers, 109-103, on Wednesday.

Serge Ibaka collected 12 points and seven rebounds and Thabo Sefolosha chipped in 10 points for the Thunder, who moved back above .500 at 4-3.

Oklahoma City went into the fourth quarter with an 85-74 edge and had held the Sixers at bay for most of the night. But Philadelphia picked it up, pulling as close as 97-94 on Jodie Meeks’ 3-pointer with 3:35 remaining.

The Thunder were too strong down the stretch, getting seven points from Westbrook and five from Durant in the final 3:15 to turn back the Sixers.

Jrue Holiday, who followed Westbrook as point guard at UCLA, led Philadelphia with 17 points and 11 assists. Meeks and Elton Brand added 17 points apiece for the Sixers (2-6).

Top Game Performances
Philadelphia   Oklahoma City
Elton Brand 17 Scoring Kevin Durant 31
Jrue Holiday 11 Assists Russell Westbrook 12
Elton Brand 9 Rebounds Kevin Durant 7
Jrue Holiday 7 Free Throws Made Kevin Durant 16
Jrue Holiday 2 Steals Kevin Durant 3
Spencer Hawes 1 Blocks Serge Ibaka 4
Team Stats Summary
Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Philadelphia 103 48.1 5-15 20-27 25 37 1 8 17
Oklahoma City 109 49.3 2-14 35-37 17 34 7 11 15
Upcoming Games
  • Oklahoma City will play their next game at home against Portland. The Thunder have a W/L % of .000 after a win and .000 after a loss.
  • Philadelphia will play their next game on the road against Dallas. The 76ers have a W/L % of .000 after a win and .000 after a loss.