Michael Beasley hit a runner as the shot clock expired, and the Rockets closed the third out up 79-78 on the Thunder headed to the fourth.
Then, after a brief review, it was determined Beasley’s shot came after the buzzer, waving it off, and giving the Thunder a 78-77 lead going into the final 12 minutes.
Obviously that’s mostly tongue-in-cheek, but it is funny how two little points can change your mental perspective on it. It’s a one-point game either way, but with the storyline of blown fourth quarter leads following the Thunder around the last couple weeks, you couldn’t help but wonder. Keep Reading…