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Kevin Durant scored 29 points, Russell Westbrook added 17 points and came up just shy of a triple-double, and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the injury-depleted New Orleans Hornets 98-83 on Wednesday night.
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David West had 26 points and 10 rebounds, leading the Hornets to a 109-102 comeback win over the Sonics despite losing Speedy Claxton and Chris Paul to injuries.