Highlights of Saturday's NBA games

Sat Mar 19, 2016 11:53pm EDT
 
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(The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of Saturday's National Basketball Association games.

Thunder 115, Pacers 111

Kevin Durant had 33 points, 13 rebounds and eight assists, including three free throws during the final 2.8 seconds, and the Oklahoma City Thunder defeated the Indiana Pacers 115-111 on Saturday night in Bankers Life Fieldhouse.

The Pacers got 45 points from Paul George -- his highest-scoring game in Bankers Life Fieldhouse -- but the forward missed a potential game-tying 3-pointer with seven seconds to play and the Thunder closed it out at the free throw line.

Nuggets 101, Hornets 93

D.J. Augustin came off the bench to score 24 points, including 12 straight in the fourth quarter, and the Denver Nuggets pulled out an improbable 101-93 victory over the Charlotte Hornets on Saturday night.

Augustin, a former Charlotte Bobcats player, was 8 of 11 from the field with three 3-pointers on a night when the Nuggets led by as many as 22 in the second half.   Continued...

 
Feb 27, 2016; Oklahoma City, OK, USA; File photo of Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant (35) shooting the ball against Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green (23) during the fourth quarter at Chesapeake Energy Arena. Mandatory Credit: Mark D. Smith-USA TODAY Sports