Russell Westbrook, Doug McDermott show way as Thunder down Kings for fifth straight win
OKC guard Russell Westbrook scores 28, makes 10 assists and winds up two rebounds short of a double-double. AP

RUSSELL Westbrook wound up two rebounds shy of a triple-double and Doug McDermott came up with his highest score as with the Thunder in a 110-94 victory over the Sacramento Kings on Saturday in Oklahoma City (Sunday, Manila time).

The Thunder made it five straight wins, notching their 40th win in 59 outings.

Westbrook scored 28 points and issued 10 assists, while McDermott came off the bench to play 21 minutes and score 21 on 8 for 9 shooting.

Steven Adams had 16 points and Enes Kanter added 14.

The Sacramento Kings saw their win streak end at two, absorbing their 42nd loss in 69 games.

Georgios Papagiannis scored 14 points and pulled down 11 rebounds for the Kings.

Skal Labissiere, celebrating his 21st birthday, scored 13.

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