Spurs-Thunder tonight in OKC

Thunder are unbeaten at home so far this year

11/28/13 in NBA   |   andrewgilman   |   20 respect

OKLAHOMA CITY – San Antonio comes into play the Thunder having won 11 in a row.
The Thunder haven't lost at home this season in six games.
A playoff teaser?
"We'll both be different teams come playoff time," Spurs coach Greg Popovich said. "This is a time for learning.
"I think every game, no matter who you play, is a measuring stick. Improvement is what we're all interested in. doing things consistently. It matters how you're playing."
Nov 24, 2013; Oklahoma City, OK, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Reggie Jackson (15) chases a loose ball against the Utah Jazz during the third quarter at Chesapeake Energy Arena. Mandatory Credit: Mark D. Smith-USA TODAY SportsBoth teams are playing pretty well, too. Russell Westbrook returns for the Thunder. He got the game off on Sunday against the Jazz just for rest. OKC coach Scott Brooks said Westbrook will start tonight.
Meanwhile, the Thunder didn't miss him. OKC ran away from Utah and improved to 9-3 overall and 6-0 at home. 
Wednesday marks the fourth game in a six-game home stand. Golden State plays here Friday and then Minnesota comes in Sunday.
But for now, this Spurs-Thunder matchup feels like a playoff atmosphere. San Antonio is 13-1 overall and 6-1 on the road.
At the same time, we'll both be different teams come playoff time. This is a time for learning. 
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