A Second Look: Thunder vs. Lakers
January 1, 2012
Russell Westbrook takes it to the rim as the Lakers' Pau Gasol challenges. Westbrook scored 26 points in the Thunder's 120-106 victory.
Another view from behind the goal as Westbrook challenges Gasol.
Center Kendrick Perkins battles the Lakers' Ron Artest in the paint.
Kevin Durant wrestles a loose ball away from the Laker's Ron Artest. Durant was 11-15 from the field and scored 31 points during the Thunder's 14-point win over the Lakers.
Kendrick Perkins extends his arm out to get a hand in the face of the Lakers' Kobe Bryant while driving through the paint.
Serge Ibaka and Kendrick Perkins close in on the Lakers' Pau Gasol.
Nick Collison finished a back-door cut with an easy slam for two points.
Kendrick Perkins gets his hand on the shot of the Lakers' Lamar Odom.
Kevin Durant dribbles past the defending Kobe Bryant. Kevin Durant scored a team-high 31 points.
Serge Ibaka draws contact on the arm from the Lakers' Matt Barnes. Ibaka finished with 15 points and three blocked shots.
Thabo Sefolosha softly puts the ball in off the glass. Sefolosha scored nine points in the Thunder win.
Kevin Durant and Kobe Bryant during a Sunday night matchup at the Staples Center. Each scored 31 points (game-highs) in the Thunder's 120-106 win.
Serge Ibaka looks to block a shot of the penetrating Kobe Bryant. Serge Ibaka finished with three blocks.
Thabo Sefolosha finishes a fastbreak with a two-handed jam early in the first quarter.
Russell Westbrook pulls up for a jumper in front of the Lakers' Derek Fisher. Westbrook finished with 26 points, seven assists and six reboudns.
Kendrick Perkins gets physical as he battles in the post against the Lakers' Pau Gasol.
Serge Ibaka and Ron Artest battle for position during the Thunder's 120-106 win in the Staples Center.
Kendrick Perkins reacts late in the fourth quarter of the Thunder's win in Los Angeles.
Nate Robinson shakes the hand of actor Will Ferrell prior to the Thunder's game against the Lakers.
Nick Collison and Thabo Sefolosha give some love to Russell Westbrook after he was fouled on a three-point shot and converted a four-point play.
Fans hold up cutouts of the faces of Kevin Durant and Kobe Bryant prior to the Thunder's game against the Lakers.