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OKLAHOMA CITY-The Cavaliers had to defend Russell Westbrook with only nine guys dressed as they fall to the Thunder 100-83.
Westbrook tied Jason Kidd with the third most triple doubles in NBA history with 107. Westbrook scored 23 points, 19 rebounds and 15 assists and was able to lead the Thunder as they pulled away in the 2nd half.
Collin Sexton had his first career double-double with 21 points and 10 rebounds. Meanwhile Jordan Clarkson, who came off the bench led all scorers with 25 points.
After the Cavs made it close at the end of the 2nd quarter and led 55-51, Westbrook and the Thunder took over with a 13-0 run and never looked back.
Kyle Korver did not dressed among trade rumors to Utah. Larry Drew was unable to comment about the reported trade to his team before or after the game.
Cavs will travel to Boston to face Kyrie Irving and the Celtics Friday night.