Article Photos: OKC Thunder: Kendrick Perkins decided he would cover Dirk Nowitzki 10/49

Oklahoma City's Derek Fisher (37), left, and Russell Westbrook (0), right, celebrate with Kevin Durant (35) and other Thunder players after game one of the first round in the NBA playoffs between the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Dallas Mavericks at Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, Saturday, April 28, 2012. Durant hit the game-winning shot. Oklahoma City won, 99-98. At front is Oklahoma City assistant coach Maurice Cheeks. Photo by Nate Billings, The Oklahoman