OKLAHOMA CITY, Nov. 2 (UPI) -- Kevin Durant
's 18 points led Oklahoma City over Minnesota 88-85 Sunday, the Thunder's first win since the club relocated from Seattle.
Durant hit a pair of late free throws and Nick Collison sank a hook shot to give Oklahoma City its final points. The team, formerly the Seattle SuperSonics, moved to Oklahoma City and became the Thunder during the off-season.
Durant headed a balanced attack that included 14 points by Russell Westbrook, 13 by Jeff Green and 10 points and 10 rebounds from Collison.
Al Jefferson topped the Timberwolves scoring with 24 points. Jefferson added 12 rebounds.
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