The Oklahoma City Thunder won Game 1 of the 2012 NBA Finals, 105-94, over the Miami Heat on Tuesday in Oklahoma City. See how former Boston Celticcurrent Thunder starting center Kendrick Perkins performed in the opening game:
Points: 4 (2-2 FG, 0-0 FT)
Rebounds: 7 (2 offensive, 5 defensive)
Personal Fouls: 0
Technical Fouls: 0
Perkins scored both baskets (dunk, 6-foot jumper) in the third quarter as the Thunder outscored the Heat, 27-19, to reclaim the lead entering the fourth. He is averaging 4.6 points, 6.1 rebounds, and 1.4 blocks in 26.6 minutes per game this postseason.
The Thunder and Heat will play Game 2 on Thursday night.