Tune in at 9:30 PM ET as the Lakers take on the Thunder. James Herbert will be liveblogging for your enjoyment.
This game is coming up soon, just waiting for the Boston/Philly game to end. Tipoff in a few minutes.
The Thunder are 15-4, the Lakers are, as has been discussed to death, a disappointing 9-10.
The Lakers' Pau Gasol is out tonight, he'll miss his third straight game with tendinitis in both his knees.
Lakers starters: Chris Duhon, Kobe Bryant, Metta World Peace, Antawn Jamison, Dwight Howard
Thunder starters: Russell Westbrook, Thabo Sefolosha, Kevin Durant, Serge Ibaka, Kendrick Perkins
Hoping the Celtics/Sixers game doesn't go into overtime. 14 seconds left there and Boston is down by two, with the ball.
Damn. Garnett tied the game up with a jumper.
Welp. Overtime in that game.
@!pele Hah, I don't bet on sports. You?
Trying to find a solution while this Boston/Philly game is on in place of our game.
Welp I'm going to have to go by the boxscore until we get this game on TV.
Just about three minutes into the game, the Thunder lead 9-5.
Westbrook has six points on two field goals and two free throws. Kobe Bryant and Thabo Sefolosha have both made early threes.
Dwight Howard was just fouled by Kevin Durant, he's at the line for two, where he's been struggling mightily lately.
@BOSSK3 His knee has kept him out all season so far. No word on when he'll return.
Wow, Howard makes both free throws. Thunder up 9-7.
Perkins missed a long jumper, ball goes out of bounds last touched by OKC.
Chris Duhon turns it over with a bad pass, Russell Westbrook misses a long jumper from the right wing and Howard gets the board.
Jamison makes a jumper from the right corner, the game is tied at 9 with just under eight minutes to go in the quarter.
@BOSSK3 It's what I'm here for!
Ibaka makes a jumper on the left baseline.
Duhon misses a three, Perkins gets the rebound.
Durant is fouled by Howard, he'll get two free throws with 7:08 on the clock.
Durant makes both free throws.