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OKLAHOMA CITY ARENA: Thunder fans William Choi, left, and Jonathan Pillow, both of Edmond, Okla., wear fake beards in support of James Harden before game 3 of the Western Conference Finals of the NBA basketball playoffs between the Dallas Mavericks and the Oklahoma City Thunder at the OKC Arena in downtown Oklahoma City, Saturday, May 21, 2011. Photo by Nate Billings, The Oklahoman ORG XMIT: KOD