Tip-Off for 4/25/13 (featuring Charles “Chuck” Cooper): Oklahoma City Thunder cool off hot Houston Rockets in Game 2 thriller 105-102

Posted in Blogroll on April 25th, 2013 by Ron Glover

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OKC’s Serge Ibaka was the defensive catalyst in Game 2 with six blocked shots.

The Oklahoma City Thunder seemed headed for a classic collapse in Game 2 against the Houston Rockets. The Thunder blew a  fourth quarter lead, only to gain it back and hold off the inspired Rockets 105-102. The Thunder lead the series 2-0.

James Harden big night was offset by OKC’s duo of Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook. Thunder forward Serge Ibaka was a defensive anchor with six blocked shots.

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