Thunder vs. Kings: NBA JAM Lame Duck Edition (2011-2012 Game 65 Preview)

Will Scott Brooks get into the game tonight? I wouldn't put it past him.

Gamethread tonight at 7! Be here, jump in, and discuss the action with us!

Records: Oklahoma City Thunder (46-18) vs. Sacramento Kings (21-43)

Time: 7:00 PM Central Daylight Time

Place: Chesapeake Energy Arena, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

TV: Fox Sports Net Oklahoma, Comcast Sports Net California

Radio: WWLS The Sports Animal (98.1), KAHI 950 AM

Enemy Blog(s): Sactown Royalty, Cowbell Kingdom

Previous Matchup(s): Feb. 9, Apr. 13, Apr. 20 (Thunder Lead Season Series 2-1)

The Thunder have lost all hope of re-gaining the first seed, and are left with two lame duck games before the playoffs. Adding to the malaise is the fact that Scott Brooks usually rests his players during the second half of games like this.

The Kings have gotten thrashed by the Thunder in their past two encounters despite winning the first matchup. The team has essentially mailed it in for the seasons, only winning against teams that are terrible.

Let's get through this, guys!

Prediction: Oklahoma City Thunder 109, Sacramento Kings 98

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