Wednesday's game: Thunder vs. New Orleans Hornets

BY MIKE BALDWIN, Staff Writer, mbaldwin@opubco.com Published: March 10, 2010
When: 7 tonight

Where: Ford Center

TV: KSBI-52 (Cox 15, HD channel 715)

Radio: WWLS 98.1-FM, WWLS 640-AM

Live chat: http: www.newsok.com/sports/thunder

Three things to know

→The Hornets, 11-21 on the road, have lost five consecutive road games. Their last road win was Feb. 6 at Charlotte.

→New Orleans is 7-11 since Chris Paul underwent knee surgery five weeks ago.

→The two teams have split two meetings, both winning on the road. The Thunder won Feb. 3 in New Orleans. The Hornets won Jan. 6 in the Ford Center.

Projected starters

Thunder (38-24)
Pos. Player Ht. Pts. Reb. Asst.
G Russell Westbrook 6-3 16.5 5.2 7.7
G Thabo Sefolosha 6-7 5.9 5.1 1.8
F Kevin Durant 6-10 29.8 7.5 2.9
F Jeff Green 6-9 14.6 6.2 1.6
C Nenad Krstic 7-0 8.0 4.7 0.8
Hornets (32-32)
Pos. Player Ht. Pts. Reb. Asst.
G Darren Collison 6-0 11.0 2.3 5.0
G Morris Peterson 6-7 5.8 2.2 0.7
F Peja Stojakovic 6-10 12.6 3.7 1.5
F David West 6-9 18.5 7.7 2.7
C Emeka Okafor 6-10 10.8 9.3 0.7