Atlanta Hawks center Al Horford (15) takes a shot against Oklahoma City Thunder guard Thabo Sefolosha (2) during the first half at Chesapeake Energy Arena. Mark D. Smith-US PRESSWIRE
Oklahoma City, OK (Sports Network) - Al Horford netted 23 points and ripped
down 12 rebounds as the Atlanta Hawks held off the Oklahoma City Thunder,
104-95, on Sunday at Chesapeake Energy Arena.
Louis Williams scored 19 points, including 14 in the final quarter, while Jeff
Teague helped the cause with 16 points on 7-of-12 shooting to go with five
Ivan Johnson contributed 10 points in a 12-plus minute run off the bench for
the Hawks, who won their third consecutive road opener.
Kevin Martin dropped in a game-high 28 points, Kevin Durant was a pair of
assists shy of his first career triple-double, finishing with 22 points, 12
rebounds and eight assists.
Russell Westbrook and Serge Ibaka donated 14 points each for the Thunder, who
turned the ball over 21 times.
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