But the budding All-Star forward says he’s getting better in those situations.
"I’m learning,” Durant said. "I’m learning each time I do that. Last year, we didn’t have this many close games, or the year before that. But I’m learning, that’s all I can say. I’m going to continue to be aggressive in those times, and hopefully they fall for me.”
Durant also failed to net big shots against the Sacramento and the Los Angles Lakers. But when asked what he’s learning, Durant said that he needs to continue to be aggressive.
"I think I made a good move (against Cleveland) and shot a good shot, but it got blocked,” Durant said. "Against Memphis, I shot a good shot and missed. It’s going to happen. I think I’m going to learn from those and hopefully I start to make shots.”
HOME STRETCH ON THE HORIZON
After the longest road trip of the season, the Thunder will now have a four-game homestand that starts Wednesday against Chicago.