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Thunder Brings Pacers to a Halt

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Roy Hibbert got by his defender, caught the ball in the paint and had a clear path to the basket. Until he didn't.

Russell Westbrook swooped in and swatted away the big fellow's shot.

“I thought the game changed when he blocked ... Hibbert,” Thunder coach Scott Brooks said.

Did it ever.

On a night when the Thunder found itself locked in a grinder with the defensive-minded Pacers, it was the boys in blue who turned into defensive Dobermans and won going away.

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