Oklahoma beat Memphis to reach Conference finals

OKLAHOMA CITY, (Reuters) – The Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Memphis Grizzlies  105-90 yesterday to seal their place in the National Basketball Association (NBA) Western  Conference finals.

The Thunder rebounded from their 13-point loss in Memphis two days ago to easily win the  deciding seventh game at home, with forward Kevin Durant leading the way with 39 points and  nine rebounds.

Oklahoma’s 4-3 series win saw them advance to the best-of-seven Western Conference finals  against the Dallas Mavericks, starting in Texas tomorrow.

While Durant was the standout, James Harden scored 17 points and Russell Westbrook added  14, while Mike Conley scored 18 for the Grizzlies.

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