NBA finals: Heat vs Thunder, Game 1

Durant rallied the Thunder after they lost the first two games of the Western Conference finals to the San Antonio Spurs and he brought them back against the Heat in Game 1 of the Finals 105-94, scoring 17 of his 36 points in the fourth quarter.

Miami Heat v Oklahoma City Thunder - Game One

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK - JUNE 12: Russell Westbrook #0 of the Oklahoma City Thunder goes up for a layup in front of Dwyane Wade #3 of the Miami Heat in the first half in Game One of the 2012 NBA Finals at Chesapeake Energy Arena on June 12, 2012 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Jeff Roberson/Pool/Getty Images)

Miami Heat head coach Erik Spoelstra directs play from sideline against the Oklahoma City Thunder during the first half at Game 1 of the NBA finals basketball series, Tuesday, June 12, 2012, in Oklahoma City. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

Miami Heat small forward LeBron James moves with the ball as Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook (0) defends during the first half at Game 1 of the NBA finals basketball series, Tuesday, June 12, 2012, in Oklahoma City. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

Miami Heat small forward LeBron James moves with the ball as Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook (0) defends during the first half at Game 1 of the NBA finals basketball series, Tuesday, June 12, 2012, in Oklahoma City. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook and Miami Heat small forward Shane Battier go after a loose ball during the first half at Game 1 of the NBA finals basketball series, Tuesday, June 12, 2012, in Oklahoma City. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook (0) reacts as Miami Heat small forward Shane Battier looks on during the first half at Game 1 of the NBA finals basketball series, Tuesday, June 12, 2012, in Oklahoma City. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook (0) shoots as Miami Heat shooting guard Dwyane Wade defends during the first half at Game 1 of the NBA finals basketball series, Tuesday, June 12, 2012, in Oklahoma City. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, Pool)

Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook (0) shoots as Miami Heat shooting guard Dwyane Wade defends during the first half at Game 1 of the NBA finals basketball series, Tuesday, June 12, 2012, in Oklahoma City. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, Pool)

Oklahoma City Thunder small forward Kevin Durant (35) dunks as Miami Heat power forward Chris Bosh and center Joel Anthony defend during the first half at Game 1 of the NBA finals basketball series, Tuesday, June 12, 2012, in Oklahoma City. (AP Photo/Jim Young, Pool)

Oklahoma City Thunder small forward Kevin Durant (35) dunks as Miami Heat power forward Chris Bosh and center Joel Anthony defend during the first half at Game 1 of the NBA finals basketball series, Tuesday, June 12, 2012, in Oklahoma City. (AP Photo/Jim Young, Pool)

Miami Heat v Oklahoma City Thunder - Game One

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK - JUNE 12: Kevin Durant #35 of the Oklahoma City Thunder shoots over Shane Battier #31 of the Miami Heat in the second half in Game One of the 2012 NBA Finals at Chesapeake Energy Arena on June 12, 2012 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)