9:26 p.m.: Comment from Beat the Mavs: I hope KD wears his backpack at the postgame press conference.
9:32 p.m.: Comment from Mike Sherman: Attention Thunder: Tyson Chandler plays for the Knicks. You are now free to drive the lane.
9:39 p.m.: Comment from Gina Mizell: See what happens when you go in the pain?!
9:39 p.m.: Comment from Gina Mizell: *paint
9:40 p.m.: Comment from Wheatmeister: Well, depending on how the play ends up, pain may be correct, too ...
11:17 p.m.: Comment from TEN: he ain't gonna miss ... he's dirk
11:18 p.m.: Comment from ThunderSonics: OK, positive thoughts. We will win. We will win.
11:19 p.m.: Comment from Thunder Rolls: KD rules!!!!
11:20 p.m.: Comment from teen: WHAT A GAME
TWEET IT UP
What the Twitter World had to say about Game 1:
From @Jerry Rice, legendary NFL wide receiver: “It should be a good series. Pulling for Thunder!”
From @SekouSmithNBA, NBA.com writer: “The Mavericks have too many crafty old cats on this team for the Thunder to break ranks and try and freelance. Stick to the script or else.”
From @whitneyhand25, Oklahoma women's basketball player and DFW native: “Glad the Mavs are playing the Thunder so I don't have to cheer against either of them after this series! #lovethemboth but #gomavs”
VOICE OF THE FAN
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