NBA Scores & More: Thunder Stomp Heat, Grizzlies Humble Lakers
The build-up to Sunday's Thunder vs. Heat match-up became unfiltered buzz for Oklahoma City after Kevin Durant led a beatdown on Miami. In L.A., the slipping Grizzlies found their grip and pummeled the Lakers.
The Spurs used a 20-4 run in the second half to knock out the 76ers for the 24th time in 25 games in San Antonio. Tony Parker led the way with 21 points and the Spurs got an impact effort from DeJuan Blair to aid the 93-76 win over Philadelphia.
The Memphis Grizzlies solidified their hold on the No. 6 seed in the Western Conference playoffs with a 102-96 win over the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center on Sunday night. In an odd twist, Kobe Bryant got benched by head coach Mike Brown in the fourth quarter.