Article Photos: Oklahoma City Thunder beats Timberwolves to avoid another letdown 31/32

Oklahoma City's Serge Ibaka (9) watches the ball after a shot in front of Minnesota's Andrei Kirilenko (47) and Nikola Pekovic (14) during an NBA basketball game between the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Minnesota Timberwolves at Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013.  Oklahoma City won 106-84. Photo by Bryan Terry, The Oklahoman