OKLAHOMA CITY (Sporting Alert) — The Oklahoma City Thunder will try to take a 2-0 lead over the Memphis Grizzlies in their Western Conference first round playoff series – Game 2 – on Monday night.
Oklahoma City won Game 1 of the series 100-86 over the Memphis, with Kevin Durant scoring 33 points in the win for the Thunder.
The teams will meet again in Game 2 at the Chesapeake Energy Arena, here in Oklahoma City, and home side start as favourites to take control of the series.
Russell Westbrook, Thabo Sefolosha, Serge Ibaka and Kendrick Perkins join Durant in the Thunder starting lineup.
Memphis Grizzlies lineup includes Mike Conley, Courtney Lee, Tayshaun Prince, Zach Randolph and Marc Gasol
Oklahoma City: PG Russell Westbrook SG Thabo Sefolosha SF Kevin Durant PF Serge Ibaka C Kendrick Perkins
Memphis: PG Mike Conley SG, Courtney Lee, SF Tayshaun Prince, PF Zach Randolph, C Marc Gasol