Thunder Hold Off Pelicans, 122-116

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(AP) Russell Westbrook posted his NBA-leading 15th triple-double of the season and the Thunder beat the injury-depleted New Orleans Pelicans Thursday 122-116.

Westbrook finished with 23 points, 17 rebounds and 16 assists for the 119th triple-double of his career. The Thunder improved to 10-5 this season when he gets one.

Paul George had 23 points and 11 rebounds, and Steven Adams added 20 points and 13 rebounds for Oklahoma City, which won its fourth straight.

Jrue Holiday led the Pelicans with 22 points and 13 assists.  Darius Miller added 21 points for New Orleans, which has lost four of its last five to fall to 22-27.

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