On This Date in NBA Playoffs History: May 15, Game 7 of Thunder/Grizzlies in 2011

Dec 28, 2011; Memphis, TN, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant (35) prepares to take the ball around Memphis Grizzlies forward Zach Randolph (50) during the game at the Fed Ex Forum. Oklahoma City Thunder defeated the Memphis Grizzlies 98-95. Mandatory Credit: Spruce Derden-USA TODAY Sports

2011 – With a 105-90 Oklahoma City Thunder victory over the Memphis Grizzlies in Game 7, the Thunder won the second-round series. In one of the best NBA playoff series in recent memory, Oklahoma City was also victorious in the triple-overtime Game 4 thriller in Memphis. The Thunder’s gutsy win earlier that series was important in allowing the team to take it in seven games. In that Game 7, Kevin Durant led the way with 39 points.

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Topics: Kevin Durant, Memphis Grizzlies, NBA Playoffs, Oklahoma City Thunder

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