The Oklahoma City Thunder forces a do or die game 7 against the Houston Rockets, after winning game 6 104-100. Chris Paul led the way for the Thunder with 28 points, 7 rebounds and 3 assists. Danilo Gallinari chimed in 25 points, and 5 rebounds. The Thunder quickly bounced back after that blowout loss in game 5.
Houston meanwhile was led by James Harden with 32 points, 8 rebounds and 7 assists. The game was close until the dying minutes of the 4th quarter. Westbrook in his second game back from injury, was still shaking some rust had a costly airball and a wayward pass resulting to a turnover which handed the win to the Thunder.
Game 7 will be played on Thursday, September 3, 2020.
Opinion and Predictions
We now have our second series which was pushed to 7 games, in the east there were a lot of sweeps, but in the west it is tight as ever. The other series is the Jazz and Nuggets which game 7 will be played tomorrow.
I predicted that the Rockets will win this game but it was a close prediction as the Thunder won a close contest. I will still pick the Rockets to win game 7 on Thursday.
Who do you think will game 7? Let's discuss in the comment section below.
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