NBA: Kevin Durant pleased as Oklahoma City Thunder see off the Memphis Grizzlies
Last Updated: 01/02/13 3:39pm
A 27-point haul from Kevin Durant helped guide the Oklahoma City Thunder to a 106-89 win over the Memphis Grizzlies.
Russell Westbrook also weighed in with 21 points and nine assists for the Thunder, who improved to 35-11.
Durant said: "It was a good win. We had some days off to refresh our legs and we were passing the basketball really well. We've got to continue to do that."
Jerryd Bayless top scored with 23 points for the Grizzlies, who lost in their first game since trading Rudy Gay to Toronto.
Klay Thompson also scored 27 points as the Golden State Warriors saw off the Dallas Mavericks 100-97.
OJ Mayo scored 25 points for the Mavericks but it wasn't enough as Dallas failed to reach 100 points for the first time in 10 matches.