Lakers lose 5th straight, 120-106 to Thunder

Kevin Durant scored 31 points, Russell
Westbrook added 26 and the Oklahoma City Thunder sent the Los
Angeles Lakers to their fifth straight loss, 120-106 on Sunday
night.
James Harden added 16 points and Serge Ibaka 15 for the Thunder,
who moved a game behind the Lakers and Dallas with two remaining in
the race for the No. 2 seed in the West. It was the Thunder's
fourth straight win and their first against the Lakers on the road
since March 12, 2006.
Kobe Bryant scored 31 points, Pau Gasol added 26 and Andrew
Bynum had 12 points and 13 rebounds for the Lakers, who led by five
early in the fourth and by one with 3:10 to go, only to see the
Thunder close on a 16-2 run.