The Legend of Kevin Durant continues to grow as he finished with 43 points (19 in the 4th quarter), 12 rebounds, seven assists, and three steals as the Thunder hand the Lakers their seventh consecutive home loss.
Thursday marked the 34th time this season, most in the NBA, Durant has finished with at least 20 points and five assists (had 33 all of last season). It was also the eighth time this season Durant has scored 40 or more points, which is also a league high (next closet is Kevin Love at three games).ANALYST: Michael Pichan
Jake Marisnick was 2-for-4 with a double and a run scored on Thursday night against the Royals.
Jake Marisnick had two hits from the bottom of the order which included a double and a run scored in Houston’s 5 -2 win over Kansas City on Thursday night. His double in the second inning with two outs kept the inning alive and Marisnick scored on a single by Jose Altuve before Yordano Ventura left the game after a rain delay in the second inning. Although Marisnick struggled in the second half, he did finish September/October with a .275 average with three home runs and seven stolen bases. Analysis: Greg Jewett