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If maturity matters, West is no contest

Veteran Mavs are major mismatch for young Thunder when it comes to experience

Updated: May 16, 2011, 11:48 AM ET
By Tim MacMahon | ESPNDallas.com

OKLAHOMA CITY -- Oklahoma City Thunder coach Scott Brooks made it a point to praise his young team's maturity after its Game 7 win over the Memphis Grizzlies.

A few minutes later, while going through a long list of the Dallas Mavericks' strengths, Brooks mentioned that he was teammates with Jason Kidd way back in 1994.

That year conjures up memories of kindergarten for Oklahoma City co-stars Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook. Oklahoma City also depends heavily on pogo-stick ...

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