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2017 Schedule
55-27, 2nd in Southwest

NBA Lockdown: Thunder Ride Ends, Spurs Re-Establish, Value Of Rest

Jorge Sedano, Kevin Pelton and Ohm Youngmisuk discuss Houston's elimination of OKC, if the Thunder front office can get support for Russ, San Antonio's re-assertion against Memphis, anxiety in Toronto and more. Plus, they break down the entertaining recent stories by Dion Waiters and Wright Thompson.

Westbrook runs out of gas as Thunder falter (1:42)
Westbrook and Beverley exchange words (0:40)
Westbrook can't save Thunder from elimination (1:41)
Rockets finish off Westbrook, Thunder (2:00)
Westbrook proud of Thunder's 'good season' (2:01)
Beverley shades Westbrook postgame (0:32)
Capela touches the sky with jam over Westbrook (0:18)

Rockets advance with 105-99 win over Thunder

James Harden had 34 points and his supporting cast helped the Houston Rockets overcome a 47-point game by Russell Westbrook to get a 105-99 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Tuesday night.

Dave Tuley ESPN Staff Writer 

Rockets beat Thunder 105-99 to clinch their series 4-2. The ViewFromVegas is the Thunder covered as a 7.5-point road underdog and the game stayed under the betting total of 223.5. Houston was also a -380 favorite to win the series at the Westgate.

Westbrook's fourth foul results in exchange with Beverley (0:36)
Westbrook cleaning up his own miss for 3 (0:24)
Rockets owner walks on court to confront ref (0:23)

Royce Young ESPN Staff Writer 

Thunder go -10 in 2:45 without Westbrook. That's -16 for the game without him.

Royce Young ESPN Staff Writer 

Westbrook is resting to start the fourth. Take note: The Thunder are up five.

Royce Young ESPN Staff Writer 

Westbrook typically subs around two or three minutes left in the third. He played the whole way through. Let's see if he starts the fourth.

Gordon drives for filthy jam (0:22)

Royce Young ESPN Staff Writer 

Russell Westbrook ain't going quietly. With 14 already in the third, he's sparked a run to put the Thunder up one.

Royce Young ESPN Staff Writer 

At half, the Thunder are -1 with Westbrook on and -6 with him off. So, at least to Westbrook's point, he and his team are on the same page with it now.

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Rockets boss Alexander leaves seat, yells at ref

Rockets owner Leslie Alexander got out of his courtside seat to yell at referee Bill Kennedy late in the first quarter in Game 5 against the Thunder on Tuesday.

ESPN Stats and Information  

The Thunder and Rockets combined for just 38 points in the 1st quarter. That's tied for the lowest scoring 1st quarter this postseason (Raptors and Bucks also had 38 in Game 4).

Royce Young ESPN Staff Writer 

Westbrook is checking back in. The Thunder go -6 in 3:22 without him. The trend continues.

Team Stats

Points Per Game115.32nd
Rebounds Per Game44.48th
Assists Per Game25.23rd
Points Allowed109.626th

Team History