Paul George, Jerami Grant out vs. Brooklyn Nets in Mexico City

Basketball fans watch the second half of a regular-season NBA basketball game between the Brooklyn Nets and Oklahoma City Thunder in Mexico City Thursday Dec. 7 2017. The Brooklyn Nets will also take on the Miami Heat Saturday in their second regular-s

Basketball fans watch the second half of a regular-season NBA basketball game between the Brooklyn Nets and Oklahoma City Thunder in Mexico City Thursday Dec. 7 2017. The Brooklyn Nets will also take on the Miami Heat Saturday in their second regular-s

The OKC Thunder look to extend their winning streak to 4 as they travel to Mexico City to play the Brooklyn Nets.

Photo Rondae Hollis-Jefferson and some of his Nets teammates greeting fans in Mexico City on Thursday. And though for years that talk has led to little progress, the National Basketball Association now seems serious about bringing is product to Mexico.

Caris LeVert hit 6-of-10 shots, a 3-pointer and 8-of-9 free throws for a career night, including 21 points, 10 assists and the first double-double of his career in Thursday's 100-95 win over the Thunder.

Westbrook had 31 points, eight rebounds and six assists. The Nets competed with 10 available players after trading Trevor Booker to the Philadelphia 76ers for Jahlil Okafor and releasing Sean Kilpatrick.

"Sometimes when you have injuries you discover new things and that*s what*s happening to us", said Brooklyn coach Kenny Atkinson, who praised his team for playing hard after the trade.

"We were hopeful and optimistic that they would be able to [play]", Donovan told Dawson.

The Nets, seeking revenge after an early week loss to Atlanta, reeled off 17 straight points to take control of the game. The Nets will play the Miami Heat on Saturday at Arena Ciudad de Mexico. For three quarters, the Thunder were ugly to watch.

Steven Adams added 12 points for the Thunder, and Carmelo Anthony had 11 on 5-for-20 shooting.

George is suffering from a right calf contusion, having his calf wrapped in ice after the game against the Utah Jazz, while Grant is ailing from a left hip contusion, which should have them sidelined for today's worldwide regular season game.

Westbrook made a foul shot to give Oklahoma City an 85-84 lead with 7:38 left. LeVert added four foul shots in the final 19 seconds.

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