OKLAHOMA CITY, Nov. 7 (UPI) --
The 1-2 punch of Kevin Durant
and Russell Westbrook
kept Oklahoma City comfortably ahead down the stretch Wednesday on the way to a 107-93 win over Dallas.
Durant produced 23 points and 10 assists while Westbrook, playing in his second game of the season after returning quicker than expected from knee surgery, scored 22. The Thunder shot 54 percent from the field with Serge Ibaka hitting 8-of-10 while scoring 17 points to go with his 12 rebounds.
Oklahoma City had a 10-point lead heading into the fourth period and Dallas was unable to make a run in its bid for a third straight victory.
Monta Ellis scored 20 points for the Mavericks. Shawn Marion and Jae Crowder each had 17.
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