Garnett did his part but he nor his teammates was able to hold off the Supersonics down the stretch. He scored 20 points, had 12 rebounds, and made 9 assists on the night as it went in an unsuccessful bid for a victory in the heated Western Conference playoff race. Currently Garnett's squad is 4 games out of the 8th and final playoff spot with just 12 games left in the regular season.
After the meltdown Garnett had this to say, "For some reason, I didn't initiate and keep us together down the stretch, and that bothers me. We got a great lead, but in the second half I didn't keep us aggressive like we should have."
SCPrepNation.com will have more updates on KG and the rest of the former Palmetto State ballers playing in the NBA as the regular season winds down preparing for the playoffs. Stay tuned.
Former Mauldin High Star Kevin Garnett