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Postgame Thoughts: Thunder blows 16-point lead, loses to Grizzlies in overtime 101-93

NewsOK.com Sports Staff Published: May 7, 2011

Memphis Grizzlies guard Sam Young, left, chases a rebound ahead of Oklahoma City Thunder guard Thabo Sefolosha (2) during the first half of Game 3 of a second-round NBA basketball series on Saturday, May 7, 2011, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

The Memphis Grizzlies overcame a 16-point deficit to beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 101-93 today to win Game 3 of the Western Conference semifinals of the 2011 NBA Playoffs. Memphis is up 2-1 in the series.

What did you think of the Thunder’s performance? Here’s the box score.

The Thunder scored 10 points in the fourth quarter and only 7 in overtime. Russell Westbrook scored 23 points and had 12 assists. Kevin Durant had 22 points and 12 rebounds. Westbrook and Durant combined to go 3 of 17 in the fourth quarter and overtime.

What did you think? Who was the player of the game? Leave your thoughts in the comments below.

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