Westbrook wins for Thunder in last 3.3 seconds against Brooklyn Nets
The Associated Press - January 24, 2018 10:50 am
Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook (0) shoots in front of Brooklyn Nets center Tyler Zeller (44) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Oklahoma City, Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) – Russell Westbrook made a go-ahead layup with 3.3 seconds left to help the Oklahoma City Thunder rally from a 15-point second-half deficit and beat the Brooklyn Nets 109-108.
The lead changed hands six times in the final 2:23.
Brooklyn went ahead 108-107 on a driving layup by Spencer Dinwiddie with 7.8 seconds left, but Westbrook answered with his own. After three timeouts, Dinwiddie missed a 3-point attempt at the buzzer, with the Thunder’s Andre Roberson guarding him closely.