Tip-Off for 3/8/12 (featuring Michael Tillery): Knicks put up a fight but fall to Thunder 95-94; Nuggets defeat Clippers 107-92

Posted in Blogroll on March 8th, 2013 by Ron Glover

(Frank Franklin II/AP)

Kevin Durant’s 34 points were just enough to keep the game out of the Knicks reach.

The Knicks were without Carmelo Anthony (knee), but J.R. Smith did not allow his team to go quietly into the night. Smith finished with a game-high 36 points, but it wasn’t enough as Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook combined for 55 points as OKC defeated New York in a 95-94 thriller.

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