Magic # for NW is 2. If Portland can win Wednesday against the Clippers and the Thunder lose to Dallas they'll clinch the division.
So the last two months, Westbrook has averaged 31.0 points, 8.8 rebounds and 10.2 assists. And the Thunder have gone 18-8 in that time.
Great NBA Radio show today on Sirius207XM86: ROY candidate Elfrid Payton at 5pm ET, Thunder sharpshooter Anthony Morrow at 515 and more...
Enes Kanter's first 5 games with Thunder, Thunder was +59 with him on the floor. In the last 13 games Thunder are -27 with Kanter on floor
Los Thunder remontaron 20 puntos para acabar ganando en la cancha de Phoenix Suns. Con la victoria, alejan a los de Arizona a 4 partidos.
The Thunder's win tonight puts Utah 9.5 games back with 9 games to play. Mathematical elimination finally arrived on March 29.
First time in the OKC era the Thunder have come back from 20 or more down to win. Last time: 4/7/2007, Sonics beat Utah after being down 22.
Pelicans now trail Thunder by 2.5 games for final playoff spot in Western Conference
Something to watch: Thunder now only 3 back of Mavs for coveted #7 seed (no Warriors). Dallas in OKC on Wednesday.
Huge win for the Thunder. Drops the Suns four games behind them, and hands OKC the tiebreaker. Pelicans 2.5 back.
Suns fall four games behind OKC. Thunder win tiebreaker. That’s probably it for Phoenix.
Thunder beat the Suns 109-97. Westbrook 33-9-7, Augustin 19 (4-5 from 3) Waiters 18, Adams 13 and 16 rebounds, Kanter 11 and 9, Morrow 11.
Thunder now four games up on the Suns and 2.5 up on the Pelicans for the eighth seed. Monster road win for OKC.
Final: Thunder 109, Suns 97.
Large contingent of Thunder fans in Phoenix have a pretty robust M-V-P chant going for Russell Westbrook.
Thunder's smallball lineup with Singler at the four really changed the complexion of the game
Thunder beating Suns 98-87 with five minutes left
Thunder started the fourth quarter on a 19-4 run with both Russell Westbrook and Enes Kanter on the bench.
This game has had a 32-point swing. Thunder have gone from down 20 to up 12.
Still a long way to go in this one, but this has been some half by the Thunder. From down 20, to up 95-83 with 6:44 left.
Thunder have gone four minutes (and counting) without a point. Suns on the most methodical 6-0 run ever.
Thunder have come back from 20 down to tie up the Suns 71-71 in the third quarter.
Russell Westbrook really heating up. Has 29 points early in the third quarter. Thunder have cut Suns lead to three.
Russell Westbrook scores 15 straight Thunder points to end the half. OKC down 62-54, but deficit was once 20.
Suns lead the Thunder 62-54 at half. Westbrook 23 (7-19 shooting), 4 rebounds, 3 assists, Kanter 9, Adams 8.
Thunder have quickly cut the Suns lead from 20 to 10.
Thunder down 18 sixteen minutes into this one: 48-30 Suns.
Suns shoot 61.9 percent in the first quarter and lead the Thunder 35-24. Westbrook with 8 (2-9 shooting).
Markieff Morris with more points (16) than the Thunder (14) right now.
Really disrespectful of the Thunder to give Hasheem Thabeet's number to Kanter tbh
Morris twins always roast the Thunder. Markieff has all 11 Suns points in the first three minutes.