These are the biggest blowouts in NBA history

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An 82-game season can be a long run for most franchises. Sometimes, nights just don’t go your way. Just ask the Portland Trail Blazers, who combined an awful shooting night and a loaded Oklahoma City Thunder opponent to make for a historic blowout. In honor of the Thunder’s absolute drubbing of the Blazers, here are the biggest blowouts in NBA history.

Rick Barry led all scorers with 28 points

Rick Barry led all scorers with 28 points
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Date: March 19, 1977

Score: 150-91

Margin: +59

Ernie Grunfeld led all scorers with 27 points

Ernie Grunfeld led all scorers with 27 points
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Date: Dec. 26, 1978

Score: 143-84

Margin: +59

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Date: March 22, 2018

Score: 140-79

Margin: +61

Dolph Schayes scored 15 points in the win

Dolph Schayes scored 15 points in the win
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Date: Dec. 25, 1960

Score: 162-100

Margin: +62

Chris Mullin led all scorers with 32 points

Chris Mullin led all scorers with 32 points
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Date: Nov. 2, 1991

Score: 153-91

Margin: +62

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Date: Jan. 11, 2024

Score: 139-77

Margin: +62

Gail Goodrich led all scorers with 30 points

Gail Goodrich led all scorers with 30 points
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Date: March 19, 1972

Score: 162-99

Margin: +63

Antonio Davis (l.) and Rasheed Wallace

Antonio Davis (l.) and Rasheed Wallace
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Date: Feb. 27, 1998

Score: 124-59

Margin: +65

Larry Nance scored 9 points

Larry Nance scored 9 points
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Date: Dec. 17, 1991

Score: 148-80

Margin: +68

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Date: Dec. 12, 2021

Score: 152-79

Margin: +73

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