For the second consecutive game, the San Antonio Spurs turned their matchup with the Oklahoma City Thunder into a rout, earning a 112-77 victory to take 2-0 series lead.
Tony Parker led the way with 22 points while Danny Green scored 21 and Tim Duncan finished with 14 points and 12 rebounds for the Spurs.
Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook were held to just 15 points apiece and shot a combined 13-of-40 from the field. Jeremy Lamb was the only other Thunder player in double figures, finishing with 13 points.
The Spurs again shot 50.0% from the floor, knocking down 41 of their 82 shot attempts while the Thunder shot just 39.3% (35-of-89) from the field and scored just 51 total points in the final three quarters.
The Oklahoma City Thunder got off to a pretty good start, taking a two-point lead at the end of the first quarter. A competitive second quarter turned around with the Thunder holding a 36-35 lead with just over six minutes to play in the half. The Spurs scored the next eight points and also ended the quarter on an 8-0 run to take a 58-44 lead into the break. After the Thunder cut the lead to 60-48, the Spurs responded with a 16-2 run that put the game away.
Game 3 from the Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma is Sunday at 8:30 pm EST and the game is on TNT.
Game 1: Spurs 122, Thunder 105
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