HOUSTON, April 5 (UPI) --
Oklahoma City Thunder's Kevin Durant
matched Michael Jordan
's record of 40-consecutive 25-point games in a single season Friday.
Durant scored 28 points in Friday night's loss to the Houston Rockets to match the record.
Jordan scored at least 25 points in 40-straight games during his 1986-87 season, his third year in the league. He averaged a career-high 37.1 points per game that year.
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