Durant leads Thunder past Trail Blazers 106-90
Ponca City Now - December 17, 2015 9:42 am
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) – Kevin Durant scored 24 points, leading the Oklahoma City Thunder to a 106-90 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Wednesday night, extending the league’s longest current win streak to six games.
Dion Waiters scored 18 points, Enes Kanter had 12 points and 13 rebounds and Steven Adams added 11 points and 11 rebounds for the Thunder, who have held seven consecutive opponents under 100 points. Oklahoma City allowed 100 or more points in 11 of their first 14 games.
The Thunder, who play at Cleveland on Thursday, rested four of their starters for the entire fourth quarter.
C.J. McCollum scored 24 points and Damian Lillard added 20 for the Trail Blazers, but Lillard was held scoreless on 0-for-9 shooting in the second half.
Mason Plumlee added 14 points and 10 rebounds for the Trail Blazers.