Kevin Durant scored 28 points and Russell 92 thumping of the New York Knicks.

James Harden, Oklahoma City's super sub, donated 24 points in the club's sixth straight win.

Playing without injured star Carmelo Anthony (ankle), the Knicks trailed by as many as 31 in dropping their second straight following a four-game winning streak.

Amare Stoudemire, Tyson Chandler and Toney Douglas each scored 14 points in the setback.