Entering Game 6, the Oklahoma City Thunder own a 3-2 series lead over the Los Angeles Clippers and are now one win away from advancing to the Western Conference Finals. Oklahoma City can expect a serious effort from Los Angeles, as their season hangs in the balance.
It was a tightly fought game between the Thunder and the Clippers in Game 5, with the Thunder winning 105-104. Russell Westbrook was the team's catalyst in the win, recording 38 points, six assists and five rebounds. In addition to the big game from Westbrook, Kevin Durant recorded 27 points and 10 rebounds for his fifth double-double of the postseason. On the losing side, Blake Griffin registered 24 points and added 17 rebounds for his first double-double of the playoffs.
Los Angeles has controlled the turnover battle in this series through five games. They've lost possession 10.9% of the time, compared to 15.2% for the Thunder.