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Kevin Durant scores 51, hits game-winner in double overtime win over Raptors (VIDEO)

Mar 21, 2014, 10:44 PM EST

Kevin Durant ended a wild double-overtime contest against the Raptors on Friday by hitting a long three-pointer with under two seconds remaining to give the Thunder an insanely hard-fought 119-118 road victory.

Oklahoma City trailed by eight points with 49 seconds remaining in the second overtime session, before two three-pointers from Durant and one from Derek Fisher closed the game on a 9-0 run to steal the victory from the Raptors.

Durant finished with 51 points, 12 rebounds and seven assists. According to ESPN Stats & Info, the last player to put up those numbers was Michael Jordan in 1992.

The MVP debate isn’t yet over, but KD is doing everything possible to seal that door shut.

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