Oklahoma City Thunder Roster Report 2009-04-01

ROTATION: Starters -- Point guard Russell Westbrook, Shooting guard Thabo Sefolosha, Small forward Kevin Durant, Power forward Jeff Green, Center Nenad Krstic. Bench -- Guard Earl Watson, Guard Chucky Atkins, Center Robert Swift, Forward Nick Collison, Forward Malik Rose, Guard Damien Wilkins, Guard Kyle Weaver.

PLAYER NOTES:

--F Kevin Durant enjoys a homecoming every time the team visits Washington, D.C. Trips to San Antonio come close, too.

Durant starred 90 miles up the road at the University of Texas, earning a number of Player of the Year honors as a freshman. He scored 31 in Tuesday's win at the Spurs.

"I take it one game at a time and have to get up for every game," Durant said, "but it's always fun coming back to San Antonio where I am close to Austin where I played basketball as a freshman at Texas."

--F D.J White has been recalled from D-League affiliate Tulsa. The rookie has played in four games over two stints with the 66ers, averaging 14.5 points and 7.5 rebounds in 30.8 minutes.

--C Nenad Krstic had an efficient 16 points and eight rebounds in 25 minutes at San Antonio. Kristic and power forward Jeff Green played the Spurs' frontline of Tim Duncan and Matt Bonner to a standstill.

MEDICAL WATCH:

--G Desmond Mason (knee surgery) is missing the rest of the season. He is expected to make a full recovery.



Author: Fox Sports
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Added: April 1, 2009