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Recap: OKC Blue sweep mini-series with 125-108 win over Iowa Wolves

The G League’s OKC Blue completed the mini-sweep with their 125-108 win over the host Iowa Wolves on Wednesday. It was the second consecutive win for the Blue (15-12) over the Wolves; they dropped 150 points in their 40-point blowout win on Tuesday.

After a 28-21 deficit in the first quarter, the Blue totaled 43 points in the second quarter to enter halftime with a 64-49 lead. The Wolves cut into their deficit with 29 points in the third frame, and OKC entered the fourth quarter with an 89-78 lead.

Eight straight points by the Blue less than two minutes into the final frame gave them an 18-point advantage. OKC added to its lead in the fourth quarter and led by as many as 23 points.

The Blue shot 53% from the field and went 13-of-32 (40.6%) from 3. They dished out 27 assists on 46 baskets. Six Blue players scored double-digit points.

Meanwhile, the Wolves shot 44% from the field and went 15-of-41 (36.6%) from 3. They had 29 assists on 38 baskets. All five Wolves starters scored double-digit points.

Some notable individual performances from both sides:

  • Ousmane Dieng: 22 points on 9-of-15 shooting, 1-of-4 from 3, eight rebounds, seven assists, three steals

  • Jaden Shackelford: 27 points on 8-of-15 shooting, 8-of-13 from 3, two assists, two rebounds, two steals

  • Keyontae Johnson: 14 points on 6-of-15 shooting, six rebounds, five assists

  • Olivier Sarr: 13 points on 5-of-7 shooting, 11 rebounds, three blocks

  • Hunter Maldonado: 17 points on 7-of-10 shooting, 10 rebounds, six assists

  • Daishen Nix: 27 points on 6-of-17 shooting, 8-of-9 on free throws, six rebounds, five assists, four steals

  • Trevor Keels: 23 points on 8-of-15 shooting, 7-of-13 from 3, five rebounds, four assists

  • Giorgi Bezhanishvili: 19 points on 9-of-10 shooting, nine rebounds, five assists

The full highlights from the Blue’s 17-point win over the Minnesota Timberwolves’ G League affiliate can be watched below:

Story originally appeared on Thunder Wire