Starting Five for Friday

Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant blocks a shot attempt by San Antonio Spurs center Tiago Splitter Mark D. Smith-USA TODAY Sports

1. Thunder End Spurs 19-Game Win Streak

Durant ups his streak of 25-point games to 39. The last person to reach 40 games? MJ, in 1986-87.

2. Paulina Gretzky Makes May Cover of Golf Digest Paulina-Gretzky-on-cover-of-Golf-Digest-thumb-350x459-132023


3. Tyler Summitt, 23 (and Pat's Son), Named Women's Basketball Coach at La. Tech

Slightly more experienced than King Joffrey.

4. Minnesota Wins NIT

Does a tournament really take place if Nate Silver doesn't do projections on who will win?

5. Letterman announces retirement

The 5 p.m. taping time does fit into Michael Strahan's schedule. Michael Strahan Michael Strahan walks on the red carpet the 86th Academy Awards Mike Blake/Reuters