Durant, Westbrook Combine For 78 vs Wolves

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Kevin Durant scored 43 points and Russell Westbrook had 35 and eight assists to keep the Oklahoma City Thunder atop the Western Conference with a 115-110 victory over theMinnesota Timberwolves on Saturday night.Durant scored 16 in the final seven minutes for the Thunder(44-16), who started the day one game ahead of the Spurs - but tiedin the loss column - for the top seed in the West. Anthony Randolph had 22 points and 11 rebounds and MichaelBeasley scored 26 for the Timberwolves, who lost their ninthstraight game and 25th in a row in April dating to 2009. The Wolves were playing without All-Star Kevin Love, who missedhis second straight game with a concussion.