Despite every Charlotte player playing double-digit minutes, only rookie Jeff Taylor reached double-digits in points with 10.
Meanwhile, six Thunder players scored in double-digits between 11 and 18 points.
Thunder center Hasheem Thabeet recorded his first career double-double with 13 points and 10 rebounds.
OKC point guard Russell Westbrook played 22 minutes but still had enough time to post a double-double with 12 points and 11 assists.
Thunder guard Thabo Sefolosha tied a career-high with four 3-pointers. … OKC's biggest lead was 79-25. Charlotte's biggest lead was at 2-0. … The Thunder led the Bobcats 64-24 at halftime even though the score was 6-6 halfway through the first quarter. … Before the season, Charlotte's odds of winning the NBA championship were 500-1 and the over/under on total victories was 22.5. … Before Monday night, the Bobcats' largest loss this season was 126-99 at Dallas while their largest victory was 92-76 against winless Washington.
Charlotte coach Mike Dunlap when asked what he was most concerned about after the 45-point loss to the Thunder: “I don't know about being most concerned about one thing or another, but when you get blown out like that you can go anywhere with your comments.”