With All-Star forward
Durant, who is leading the
Brooks also said he believes the Thunder can be competitive without its top two players.
"You never want to be without your players," Brooks said. "You want your entire roster, to give yourself the best chance. But we have more than enough to compete.
"We have options. We have a good team," the coach said. "There's no question we're really good with Kevin and Russell, but we still have a good team. Guys have done a great job all year long putting us in position to win games. I don't see anything different tonight."
[Update, 7 p.m.: The Thunder defeated the Celtics, 101-83, on Friday night. Power forward