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Video: Thunder’s Kevin Durant Hits Game-Winning Shot vs. Mavericks

| by Alex Groberman

The Dallas Mavericks surprised a lot of people on Saturday night. Heading into the postseason, everyone had written the defending champs off as officially done – totally incapable of repeating their 2011 success. Then they came out and made the Oklahoma City Thunder -- the popular pick as the team to emerge from the West this year -- work for every single bucket, and suddenly they didn’t seem as done as we originally believed.

Unfortunately, you don’t get half a win for making the other team work hard. Despite the Mavericks’ undeniably impressive showing, ultimately they fell to the Thunder thanks to this fantastic game-winner by Kevin Durant:

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