Clarifying: The Thunder has not yet ruled out Kevin Durant for Sunday's game against the Pelicans. Still a chance he plays.
Thunder listing Durant as out vs. Pelicans Sunday due to ankle injury. Saw him walking at Staples Friday, maybe had slight limp but not much
OKC Thunder are listing SF Kevin Durant (ankle) as OUT for their game on Sunday vs. Pelicans.
I'm surprised now when teams double Kobe at the elbow or along the baseline like the Thunder did. That opens up LA's spacing, offense.
Final score is 104-103 Thunder - Bryant's look didn't drop - Lakers fall
Thunder survive, 104-103 against the Lakers. Westbrook 31, 10 assists and 5 rebounds, Jackson 25 and 5 assists, Ibaka 16 and 5 blocks.
FINAL: Thunder 104, Lakers 103. Kobe falló el tiro del final.
Kobe has a wide open step back jumper and it hits the right side of the rim. Lakers lose 104-103 to Thunder.
Kobe misses. Thunder win 104-103. OKC now 13-14 on the season. Have won 8 of 10.
Laker ball, down one with 6.3 seconds left. This would be a heartbreaker for the Thunder if Kobe makes this.
Russell Westbrook hits the jumper as the Thunder lead 104-101 with 38.2 seconds remaining. Let's get a good shot, please.
Westbrook puts the Thunder up 104-101 with 38.2 left - time out Lakers
Carlos Boozer pushes the entire Thunder team in the back as Reggie Jackson gives the Thunder the 102-101 lead with 1:05 remaining.
Foul call on Boozer on offensive end (loose ball)- away from the action- didn't get a look at it. Reggie Jackson to the line - Thunder up 1
Kobe's 8th assist is to Boozer - Lakers back on top - Kobe's 7th rebound on the Thunder miss
Ibaka hasn't shot well tonight but that was an important one for Thunder up 100-99 with 2:13 left
Thunder retake the lead: 100-99 on an Ibaka jumper. Russell Westbrook with 29 points, 10 assists, 4 rebounds.
Wayne Ellington's three-pointer has Lakers within three of Thunder with 9:21 left
OKC was up 70-68 when Westbrook went out … Thunder's bench built an 86-80 lead as he returns w/9:49 to play. Russ has 25 and 9 already.
Thunder up 82-73 after the third - big run - plenty of Laker errors in that stretch
Game was tied 70-70. Thunder went on a 12-3 run to end the third quarter. Sparked by Andre Roberson (3, steal, assist).
That Morrow 3 capped a 12-3 run for the Thunder. That Boozer pass, though...
Thunder lead 82-73 after three. Westbrook 25 and 9 assists, Jackson 19, Ibaka 14.
Carlos Boozer hangs his head in shame after his bad outlet pass resulted in Anthony Morrow 3 as time expired. Thunder up 82-73 after 3rd Q
Al final del tercer cuarto: Lakers 73, Thunder 82. OKC cerró el período con un parcial de 12-3.
Carlos Boozer just giving points to the Thunder there.
Big surge late here in the third for the Thunder - biggest lead now - up 8ish - depending perhaps on review and FT
Bumped into Roscoe Smith who is at Staples taking in Lakers Thunder
Thunder lead the Lakers 52-50 at half. Westbrook 21 and 5 assists, Jackson 12, Roberson 7.
Halftime: Thunder up 52-50 on the Lakers. Westbrook/Jackson have combined for 33 points and 7 assists.
Entretiempo: Lakers 50, Thunder 52.
Thunder wisely trying to isolate Westbrook on Ronnie Price and let him go to work.