Thunder roll past Hornets, 110-95

Thunder roll past Hornets, 110-95
November 16, 2012, 10:24 pm
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Oklahoma City's Kevin Durant (35) shoots the ball over New Orleans Hornets Darius Miller (2) and Brian Roberts (22) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in New Orleans, Friday, Nov. 16, 2012. (AP Photo/Jonathan Bachman)


NEW ORLEANS (AP) Kevin Durant and Kevin Martin each scored 27 points, and the Oklahoma City Thunder rolled to their sixth victory in seven games, 110-95 over the New Orleans Hornets on Friday night.

Serge Ibaka added 15 for Oklahoma City, which shot 54 percent (40 of 74) and built leads as big as 30 points in the first half and 34 in the second, allowing the starters to rest for the entire fourth quarter. Thabo Sefolosha scored 11 points, while Russell Westbrook had 10 points and 12 assists.

Oklahoma City made 14 3-pointers, with Martin hitting six.

Ryan Anderson scored 15 points for New Orleans, which dropped its second straight. Anthony Davis tied a career high with 11 rebounds to go with eight points, but hit only 4 of 14 shots.