And so the weirdest and strangest regular season in Thunder history comes to a close with the Thunder beating a 29 win Detroit team by one point at home. The Thunder needed a pig to fly, hell to get cold, and Derek Fisher to block a shot at the rim just to get Durant the ball with a chance to show Detroit the door slam.
They got all that and Durant rattled walls till the mirrors fell. The two seed, and Memphis, are ours now. The most wonderful time of the year is here.
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It’s appropriate that it’s Memphis. It should be this way. It seems that while the world has been trying to make the Heat or the Spurs the Thunder’s rivals, it’s really just been the Griz the whole time. We cannot escape them, nor they us. Really excited about the number of Jon Leuer jokes we’ll all be able to make. Keep Reading…