“Of course, that's how I play,” Maynor said when asked if his distributing skills will help. “Me and James were play-making for each other and the rest of the second unit. But I'm going to have to take more responsibility on that now.”
MEET AND GREET
Serge Ibaka and Perry Jones III will be at the grand opening of Dick's Sporting Goods in Moore, meeting and greeting fans on Saturday.
Beginning at 8 a.m., fans can pick up wristbands at the store. The first 150 fans with wristbands will be able to get their picture taken with Ibaka and Jones inside the store.
The two will appear at the store between 3:30 and 4:30 p.m.
The address is 760 SW 19 Street.
Daniel Orton was the lone inactive player for the Thunder against the Spurs. NBA teams can activate 13 players each game. … Ibaka and Spurs guard Stephen Jackson drew a double technical foul in the first half for jawing. Ibaka later was called for a flagrant foul for pushing Spurs forward Boris Diaw. … Rookies Jones and Jeremy Lamb did not play Thursday night. … Eric Maynor hit a 43-foot buzzer beater at the end of the third quarter that capped a 10-point, third-quarter comeback and tied the game at 66.