Are you ready for the big takeaway?
Because it’s a good one.
Kevin Durant played.
But here’s the twist: In the first half, Durant shot just 2-10 from the floor and against the stingy Grizzlies, the Thunder still led by 20, 56-36, at the break. I don’t think that happens in previous seasons.
Second half, as Durant tends to do, he got in rhythm and saw a couple shots go down. He finished with 26 on 9-18 shooting, which featured 16 on 7-8 in the second half, plus 17 rebounds and three assists. Keep Reading…