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Veteran forward Lance Thomas out of Duke has moved into the starting small forward position in Durant's absence, however has not produced very much as a starter. Thomas, a natural power forward, is averaging just 6.3 points and 4.1 assists per game this season, a far cry from the numbers that Durant usually posts. While Oklahoma City surely did not expect Thomas to play as well as Durant, the numbers are disappointing nonetheless.
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