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.
OKC starting to turn it on now. Cut the lead to 4 w/ 5:19 left in the half. Westbrook leads the Thunder with 13 points.
Thunder shooting 9-of-27 overall, 2-of-9 from three. They're settling for jumpers on a defense they should attack.
Made an executive decision: I'm going to catch up on Homeland on demand after this instead of watching the Lakers vs. KD-less Thunder.
After averaging 38.5 points in the first quarter the last four games, the Thunder score just 20 tonight without Kevin Durant.
Lakers up 26-20 over Thunder after 1st Q. Ronnie Price has 14 points on 5-of-7 shooting, while Kobe Bryant scoreless on two missed FG's
Al final del primer cuarto: Lakers 26, Thunder 20.
End 1Q: Thunder trail the Lakers 26-20.
Ronnie Price 14 - Thunder 11
Ronnie Price 11, Thunder 7 more than six minutes into the game.
Ronnie Price 11 - Thunder 7
Ronnie Price 8 - Thunder 4
We're just four minutes in, but Lakers completely controlling tempo on Thunder. OKC wants to run, this has been Memphis-like.
Ronnie Price - 2, Thunder - 0.
Russell Westbrook v Ronnie Price seems to be a matchup that should favor the Thunder. We'll see.
Navy blue alternate jerseys for the Thunder tonight. No Durant, Perkins or McGary.
Pelicans (13-12) enter weekend in 8th in West. They're 1 game ahead of Suns (13-14) and 1.5 ahead of OKC (12-14). Thunder at Lakers tonight
“(Rondo) wanted out, but he would never say that though,” - Thunder center Kendrick Perkins said about his ex-Celtics teammate to Yahoo.
Russell Westbrook on what the key was for the Thunder's fast start: "Kevin."
Not only did my DVR somehow not record the Grantland Basketball Hour like I told it to, it also didn't record Thunder-Warriors. I'm heated.
Quick reminder, Thunder fans: It's December 19th.