All posts tagged "NBA"

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Thunder Game Day No. 15: at San Antonio Spurs

    Oklahoma City Thunder (7-7, 5-2 away) vs. San Antonio Spurs (9-6, 6-2 home) Friday, Nov. 17 ::...

  • Chicago Bulls
    Thunder Game Day No. 14: vs. Chicago Bulls

    Oklahoma City Thunder (6-7, 4-2 home) vs. Chicago Bulls (2-9, 1-5 away) Wednesday, Nov. 15 :: 7:00...

  • Thunder News
    Carmelo Anthony out vs. Mavericks

    Carmelo Anthony will sit out tonight’s game against the Dallas Mavericks due to a sore back according...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Dennis Smith Jr. has shades of Westbrook

    Tonight the Oklahoma City Thunder play the Dallas Mavericks. This match up in the past has been...

  • Dallas Mavericks
    Thunder Game Day No. 13: vs. Dallas Mavericks

    Oklahoma City Thunder (5-7, 3-2 home) vs. Dallas Mavericks (2-11, 1-5 away) Sunday, Nov. 12 :: 6:00...

  • Game Day
    Thunder Game Day No. 12: vs. L.A. Clippers

    Oklahoma City Thunder (4-7, 2-2 home) vs. L.A. Clippers (5-5, 2-1 away) Friday, Nov. 10 :: 8:00...

  • Denver Nuggets
    Thunder dropped fourth straight

    It’s not time to meltdown in Oklahoma City, but it’s close. Oklahoma City lost to the Denver...

  • Denver Nuggets
    Thunder Game Day No. 11: at Denver Nuggets

    Oklahoma City Thunder (4-6, 2-4 away) vs. Denver Nuggets (6-5, 4-2 home) Thursday, Nov. 9 :: 9:30...

  • 5 Thoughts
    Five Thoughts 11-7-17 (Kings 94, Thunder 86)

    1. Things were looking really, really good at halftime of the Celtics game. That was Friday. It...

  • Game Recaps
    Thunder lose another questionable one

    A team goes up 10-0, you get this feeling this game is going to be a blow...

  • Power Rankings
    Power Rankings Week 4 (Nov. 7-13)

    I’m just as impressed as you are I’m doing this for a fourth straight week. That said,...

  • Thunder Thoughts
    NBA officials give bad explanation for Melo ejection

    I’m one to really defend the officials. I’ve officiated multiple sports from football, basketball and softball. I’ve...

  • Game Day
    Thunder Game Day No. 9: at Portland Trail Blazers

    Oklahoma City Thunder (4-4, 2-2 away) vs. Portland Trail Blazers (5-4, 3-2 home) Sunday, Nov. 5 ::...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Real Plus-Minus in loss to Celtics

    It was a disappointing night as the Oklahoma City Thunder blew an 18-point lead and lose a...

  • Boston Celtics
    Thunder blow it in second half

    The second half wasn’t pretty nor was it fun to watch. The Oklahoma City Thunder (4-4) blew...

  • Boston Celtics
    Thunder Game Day No. 8: vs. Boston Celtics

    Oklahoma City Thunder (4-3, 2-1 home) vs. Boston Celtics (6-2, 3-1 away) Friday, Nov. 3 :: 8:30...

  • Thunder News
    NBA gives Westbrook an assist and a triple-double

    On Thursday morning, the NBA gave Russell Westbrook an assist, figuratively and literally, to give him his...

  • Thunder News
    NBA reviewing to see if Westbrook had triple-Double

    On Tuesday night Russell Westbrook finished with 12 points 10 rebounds and nine assists against the Milwaukee...

  • Thunder News
    The Mike Tyson of basketball?

    On Tuesday night Milwaukee Bucks coach Jason Kidd compared Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook to boxing...

  • Thunder News
    2k rating changes for Thunder players

    A lot of people play NBA 2k18. It’s a fun series and the developers are awesome at...

  • Thunder Thoughts
    Real plus/minus as OKC stops Bucks on Halloween

    While the Milwaukee Bucks dressed as pretenders, the Oklahoma City Thunder’s costume appeared to look as a...

  • 5 Thoughts
    Five Thoughts 10-31-17 (Thunder 110, Bucs 91)

    1. Not sure if it’s appropriate to throw around the word “perfect,” but what we saw from...

  • Game Recaps
    Thunder throttle Bucks

    While the Milwaukee Bucks dressed as pretenders, the Oklahoma City Thunder’s costume appeared to look as a...

  • Game Day
    Thunder Game Day No. 7: at Milwaukee Bucks

    Oklahoma City Thunder (3-3, 1-2 away) vs. Milwaukee Bucks (4-2, 2-2 home) Tuesday, Oct. 31 :: 7:00...

  • Atlanta Hawks
    Power Rankings Week 3 (Oct. 31-Nov. 7)

    The NBA is fun. Boston may be without Gordon Hayward but they’ve won five in a row....

  • 5 Thoughts
    Five Thoughts 10-28-17 (Thunder 101, Bulls 69)

    1. Well, my daughter will be happy. Last year the Thunder hosted the Bulls on her birthday....

  • Chicago Bulls
    Another triple-double, another win

    Sometimes you just need a big win. You need one where you can run up the score...

  • 5 Thoughts
    Five Thoughts 10-27-17 (Wolves 119, Thunder 116)

    The Oklahoma City Thunder dropped another tight one to the Minnesota Timberwolves 119-116 on Friday night. While...

  • Thunder Digits
    Thunder Digits: Thunder drop close one

    The Oklahoma City Thunder dropped another tight one to the Minnesota Timberwolves 119-116 on Friday night. While...

  • Game Day
    Thunder Game Day No. 4: vs. Indiana Pacers

    Oklahoma City Thunder (1-2, 1-1 home) vs. Indiana Pacers (2-2, 1-1 away) Wednesday, Oct. 25 :: 7:00...

  • Power Rankings
    Power Rankings Week 2 (Oct. 23-29)

    We’re going to rank all 30 NBA teams. If you disagree, please tell us. We’re going to...

  • 5 Thoughts
    5 thoughts from the Peake

    The Oklahoma City Thunder lost to the Minnesota Timberwolves 115-113 on Sunday, Oct. 22. Andrew Wiggins hit...

  • Thunder Digits
    Thunder Digits: Buzzer beaters suck

    The Oklahoma City Thunder lost to the Minnesota Timberwolves 115-113 on Sunday, Oct. 22. Andrew Wiggins hit...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Thunder Game Day No. 3: vs. Minnesota Timberwolves

    Oklahoma City Thunder (1-1, 1-0 home) vs. Minnesota Timberwolves (1-1, 0-1 away) Sunday, Oct. 22 :: 6:00...

  • Game Day
    Thunder Game Day No. 2: at Utah Jazz

    Oklahoma City Thunder (1-0, 0-0 away) vs. Utah Jazz (1-1, 1-0 home) Saturday, Oct. 21 :: 8:00...

  • Thunder Digits
    Thunder Digits: Big Three dominate

    The Oklahoma City Thunder opened up the 2017-2018 season with an emphatic 105-84 win over the New...

  • Game Day
    Thunder Game Day No. 1: vs. New York Knicks

    Oklahoma City Thunder (0-0, 0-0 home) vs. New York Knicks (0-0, 0-0 away) Thursday, Oct. 19 ::...

  • Thunder Thoughts
    I can feel it coming in the air

      I can feel it coming in the air tonight, oh Lord And I’ve been waiting for...

  • Thunder Thoughts
    Thunder and NBA season predictions

    The NBA season starts tonight as the Cavs and the Celtics play. Then, the Rockets and the...

  • Power Rankings
    Power Rankings Week 1 (Oct. 16-22)

    The NBA season is upon us! Oklahoma City doesn’t play until Thursday but the NBA season starts...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Injury update 10-5-17

    Head coach Billy Donovan revealed today that Russell Westbrook did go through his first full practice of training...

  • Injury report
    Injury update 10-2-17

    Head coach Billy Donovan announced today that Russell Westbrook, Patrick Patterson and Alex Abrines will not play...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Thunder reactions of Westbrook extension

    Russell Westbrook‘s signature on his NBA-record $205 million dollar contract extension sent shockwaves across the league. The...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    NBA passes lottery reform

    The NBA’s Board of Governors have passed new legislation for draft lottery reform, giving the top three...

  • Media Day
    Westbrook: “This is where I want to be”

    A joyous Russell Westbrook took to the podium for the 2017-18 Oklahoma City Thunder Media Day answering...

  • Thunder News
    Presti: “We continue to move forward”

    To kick off the 2017-18 NBA season, Oklahoma City Thunder GM Sam Presti held his annual opening...

  • Thunder Rank
    Thunder odds heading into the season

    The Oklahoma City Thunder season is fast approaching and this one plans to be a good one....

  • Awards
    Russell Westbrook named NBPA MVP and more

    It’s the middle of August and Russell Westbrook is still cleaning up awards. The NBA’s Player’s Association released...

  • Thunder Thoughts
    The Curse of 3

    Doug McDermott joins the unfortunate list of Thunder players who’ve changed their number to No. 3. It’s...

  • Thunder News
    Thunder sign Daniel Hamilton to two-way contract

    While the big name contracts are done with, except for one, the Oklahoma City Thunder announced they’ve signed Daniel...

  • Thunder News
    Thunder release 2017 preseason schedule

    The Oklahoma City Thunder announced their 2017 preseason schedule on Aug. 4. There will be only four preseason...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    2k18 sneak peek at Thunder Nike uniforms

    With all the changes during the NBA offseason, it looks like one thing will stay the same...

  • Thunder News
    Oklahoma City Thunder sign Yannis Morin

    The Oklahoma City Thunder have signed Yannis Morin to a one-year deal according to BeBasket. Morin, 23,...

  • NBA News
    NBA changing traditional home and away uniforms

    In the new generation of multiple uniforms, the NBA has made an unprecedented move and eliminated the...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Nick Collison signs 1-year deal, will retire at season’s end

    Nick Collison will retire as a member of the Oklahoma City Thunder. Collison, 36, signed a one-year...

  • NBA News
    NBA Board of Governors makes significant changes

    On Wednesday, the NBA Board of Governors met and made a couple of significant changes towards the...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Thunder get unlikely support in KD, Jackson

    A lot of things have happened in the 11 days since Paul George was acquired by the...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Summer of Sam: Presti coming through this summer

    NBA fans never hear any rumblings of what the Thunder are doing in the trade and free...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Poll: Grade the Thunder offseason

    The Oklahoma City Thunder have been pretty busy since June 29 and really have been in the...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Three things noticed in Summer League Game 1

    The Oklahoma City Thunder won their first game of the 2017 Summer League in exciting fashion against...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    What Paul George is inheriting

    Yesterday’s blockbuster deal for Paul George sent shockwaves throughout the NBA. It was a message heard loud and...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    So long Victor Oladipo

    Victor Oladipo was traded on Friday night and while we’re all left with shock and awe —...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Why the Thunder stole Paul George

    The Oklahoma City Thunder made yet another blockbuster move that stunned the association. In return, they found...

  • Free Agency
    Thunder officially offer Westbrook Super Max

    The Oklahoma City Thunder have officially offered Russell Westbrook a Supermax contract, also known as the Designated Veteran...

  • BREAKING NEWS
    Thunder trade for Paul George

    The Oklahoma City Thunder made a blockbuster trade on Friday night. The Thunder traded Victor Oladipo and...

  • Free Agency
    Thunder interested in Michael Carter-Williams

    Royce Young of ESPN reported on Friday afternoon the Thunder have interest in the No. 11 pick...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Thunder announce Summer League Roster

    The Oklahoma City Thunder announced on Friday afternoon their 2017 Orlando Pro Summer League roster. These .....

  • Free Agency
    Oklahoma City Thunder Free Agent Tracker

    Welcome to the one of the craziest days of the year in the NBA. The official start...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    New York Knicks interested in Sam Presti

    According to Ian Begley of ESPN New York, the New York Knicks have had internal conversations about...

  • Awards
    Russell Westbrook named 2016-17 NBA Most Valuable Player

    What we all knew was going to happen, has happened. Russell Westbrook has been named the 2016-17...

  • Awards
    Andre Roberson named 2nd Team Defensive All-NBA

    Andre Roberson was named to the All-Defensive Second Team NBA squad. The Oklahoma City Thunder forward received...

  • NBA Draft
    OKC comes in as top 5 market to watch the 2017 NBA Draft

    The NBA Draft which has become an absolute watch for basketball fanatics helped ESPN set several streaming...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Orlando Summer League Schedule

    The Orlando Pro Summer League gets set to kick off in a little over a week. For...

  • NBA Draft
    Thunder draft Terrance Ferguson with 21st pick in 2017 NBA Draft

    The Oklahoma City Thunder‘s night was quiet but overall they did make a selection, drafting Terrance Ferguson...

  • NBA Draft
    Draft Prospectus: TJ Leaf

    With only a few days to go until the NBA Draft, we’re going to break down a...

  • NBA Draft
    Draft Prospectus: Jawun Evans

    With only a few days to go until the NBA Draft, we’re going to break down a...

  • NBA Draft
    Draft Prospectus: Derrick White

    With only a few days to go until the NBA Draft, we’re going to break down a...

  • NBA Draft
    Draft Prospectus: Justin Jackson

    With only a few days to go until the NBA Draft, we’re going to break down a...

  • NBA Draft
    Draft Prospectus: Harry Giles

    With only a few days to go until the NBA Draft, we’re going to break down a...

  • NBA Draft
    Draft Prospectus: Terrance Ferguson

    With only a few days to go until the NBA Draft, we’re going to break down a...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Poll: Would Thunder fans welcome back Kevin Durant?

    While Kevin Durant just won his first NBA title and Finals MVP, many are happy, sad or...

  • NBA Draft
    Draft Prospectus: Luke Kennard

    With only a few days to go until the NBA Draft, we’re going to break down a...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Turkey arrests Enes Kanter’s father

    Almost two weeks after news that the Turkish government had cancelled Enes Kanter’s passport, his father has...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Westbrook’s UCLA professor reflects on history season

    Russell Westbrook’s former UCLA professor and current Barrett, the Honors College professor at Arizona State University (where...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Enes Kanter detained by Romania border officials

    Enes Kanter has been released by Romanian officials on Saturday according to Romanian officials. Kanter posted on...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Player Grades: The Rotation

    The Thunder had a relatively good season, getting the sixth seed despite facing a lack of confidence...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Westbrook named first team All-NBA

    One of the most least surprising award this season has been announced. The NBA announced on Thursday,...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Player Grades: The bench

    The Thunder certainly had a season that they can be proud of after the slap in the...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    The Offseason: Financial Fiasco

    While I am not a super financial connoisseur of the Collective Bargaining Agreement, we still need to...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Who has the best hair in Thunder history

    Basketball players enjoy a level of notoriety athletes in the other major sports leagues don’t have. They...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Offseason: Thunder draft pick

    The Oklahoma City Thunder have the 21st pick in the 2017 NBA Draft. This particular draft is...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    The Offseason: Odds to signing back Thunder’s free agents

    We are in the middle of a multi-part series of breaking down everything about Oklahoma City Thunder’s...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    The Offseason: Potential free agents

    We’re in the midst of a multi-part series into the Oklahoma City Thunder’s off-season situation. On Thursday,...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    The Offseason: The remains

    We’re about to venture into a multi-part series into the Oklahoma City Thunder’s off-season situation. Today we’re...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Westbrook could sign NBA’s biggest contract

    42 triple doubles to complete arguably one of the greatest NBA seasons in history. An unfortunate first-round...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Norris Cole focuses on the important things

    Norris Cole is 28 and in his sixth year in the NBA. Cole joined the Oklahoma City...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Who is the worst Thunder player ever?

    Oklahoma City just finished up their ninth season. Oklahoma City has seen some fantastic players come through...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Kyle Singler’s season can only be better next season

    Marred by a contract that at the time was lucrative, Kyle Singler has yet to reach expectations...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Kanter praises organization and fans ahead of big offseason

    Enes Kanter’s exit-interview was littered with ups and downs before the Thunder’s upcoming tumultuous offseason. Kanter’s interview,...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Abrines already focused on the off-season

    It’s been different type of ride for Alex Abrines. After spending years in Europe, playing for a...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Taj Gibson would like to return to OKC

    Players often say the right things during exit interviews. They talk about sacrificing for the team. They...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Five Thoughts: Thunder epilogue

    The Oklahoma City Thunder’s 2016-17 campaign came to an end last night as the Houston Rockets won...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Thunder Digits: Season over for the good guys

    The Oklahoma City Thunder eliminated by the Houston Rockets 4-1 in the first round of the Western...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Thunder Playoff Game Day #5: at Houston Rockets

    HOUSTON LEADS SERIES 3-1 Tuesday, April 25 :: 7:00 p.m. CST :: Toyota Center (18,055) vs. TV: FS Oklahoma (DirectTV 676-5, Cox 37, HD 722, Tulsa Cox 27, U-Verse 751/1751 HD) TV: TNT (245 DirecTV, 31 Cox, 730 HD 108 AT&T U-Verse, 138 Dish) Online Stream: here. Radio: WWLS Sports Animal 98.1 FM/640AM/97.1 Tulsa View...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Russell Westbrook chose to lead his way

    Russell Westbrook divided the basketball world with a polarizing answer to a question posed by the Daily Oklahoman’s...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Thunder Playoff Game Day #4: vs. Houston Rockets

    HOUSTON LEADS SERIES 2-1 Sunday, April 23 :: 2:30 p.m. CST :: Chesapeake Energy Arena (18,203) vs. TV: ABC (5 DirecTV, 8 Cox, 705 HD, 5 AT&T U-Verse, 5 Dish) Online Stream: here. Radio: WWLS Sports Animal 98.1 FM/640AM/97.1 Tulsa View from the enemy: Here. Line: Oklahoma City is a 1½-point favorite....

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Playoff Thunder digits: Oklahoma City loses another nail-biter in Game 4

    The Oklahoma City Thunder lost a tough one at home in Game 4 against the Houston Rockets,...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Five Thoughts: Good and bad Roberson

    Oklahoma City fell in a 3-1 hole after its 113-109 loss to Houston in Game 4 of...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Beverley fined $25,000 for Friday’s incident

    The NBA announced on Sunday Patrick Beverley will be fined $25,000 for his confrontation with a fan...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Thunder Playoff Game Day #4: vs. Houston Rockets

    HOUSTON LEADS SERIES 2-1 Sunday, April 23 :: 2:30 p.m. CST :: Chesapeake Energy Arena (18,203) vs. TV: ABC (5 DirecTV, 8 Cox, 705 HD, 5 AT&T U-Verse, 5 Dish) Online Stream: here. Radio: WWLS Sports Animal 98.1 FM/640AM/97.1 Tulsa View from the enemy: Here. Line: Oklahoma City is a 1½-point favorite....

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    NBA investigating Thunder fan and Patrick Beverley

    So Patrick Beverley and the Thunder crowd are once again butting heads, but for real this time....

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Thunder Digits: Playoff Edition Game 3

    The Oklahoma City Thunder struck back with vengeance after their 115-113 to pull within 2-1 in the...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    5 Thoughts: Let’s talk about Taj Mahal

    The Oklahoma City Thunder struck back with vengeance after their 115-113 to pull within 2-1 in the...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Rockets Playoff Game 3 Meltdown!

    The Rockets lost the game and their fans lost it. This is an old fashion meltdown. For...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Thunder Playoff Game Day #3: vs. Houston Rockets

    HOUSTON LEADS SERIES 2-0 Friday, April 21 :: 8:30 p.m. CST :: Chesapeake Energy Arena (18,203) vs. TV: ESPN (206 Directv, 28 Cox, 720 HD , 602 AT&T U-Verse, 140 Dish) Online Stream: here. Radio: WWLS Sports Animal 98.1 FM/640AM/97.1 Tulsa View from the enemy: Here. Line: Oklahoma City is a 2½-point...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    5 Thoughts: Thunder down 2-0

    WESTBROOK MAKES HISTORY (AGAIN) Even in the loss, Russell Westbrook made history yet again, becoming the first...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Westbrook’s postgame comments provides insight

    Russell Westbrook may take 43 shots but the man will also take the blame when the Thunder...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Thunder fall in Game 2

    Russell Westbrook scored the NBA’s first 50-point triple-double but it wasn’t enough as the Thunder fell to...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Thunder Playoff Game Day #2: at Houston Rockets

    HOUSTON LEADS SERIES 1-0 Wednesday, April 19 :: 7:00 p.m. CST :: Toyota Center (18,055) vs. TV: TNT (245 DirecTV, 31 Cox, 730 HD 108 AT&T U-Verse, 138 Dish) Online Stream: here. Radio: WWLS Sports Animal 98.1 FM/640AM/97.1 Tulsa View from the enemy: Here. Line: Oklahoma City is a 8-point underdog. O/U is 223...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    3 adjustments need to win Game 2

    Houston beat the snot out of the Thunder in the second half and we’re all still reeling...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Playoff Thunder Digits: Beard and Co. dominate paint in Game 1

    Oklahoma City struggled in the paint and during the second half in its 118-87 loss against Houston...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Thunder Playoff Game Day Game 1: at Houston Rockets

    SERIES TIED 0-0 Sunday, April 16 :: 8:00 p.m. CST :: Toyota Center (18,055) vs. TV: TNT (245 DirecTV, 31 Cox, 730 HD 108 AT&T U-Verse, 138 Dish) Online Stream: here. Radio: WWLS Sports Animal 98.1 FM/640AM/97.1 Tulsa View from the enemy: Here. Line: Oklahoma City is a 7-point underdog. O/U is 227½...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Oklahoma City youngest team in the playoffs

    The Oklahoma City Thunder’s front office goal has always to continue to build around their core players,...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Westbrook defining the season is why he’s the MVP

    I wrote this article awhile back, about a week ago, throwing all kinds of numbers at you and saying Russell Westbrook is your MVP. While I believe his is the MVP of this season, with no slight to James Harden or anyone else, my reasoning has changed. Russell Westbrook has done what...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Westbrook 4th most popular jersey

    Feb 9, 2017; Oklahoma City, OK, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook (0) passes the ball...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Andre Roberson could be the key to winning

    Please don’t kill me before you read this. Give this a chance, okay? Andre Roberson is the...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Rockets will live and die by the three

    The title seems a little bit simplistic and click bait but it’s true and it’s really what’s...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Thunder-Rockets 1st round schedule

    The Oklahoma City Thunder have qualified for the NBA Playoffs for seven of the last eight years....

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    42: More than a record

    41 nights out of the year, Oklahoma City Thunder fans flood Bricktown to cheer on their beloved...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    A road trip to No. 42

    Russell Westbrook has tied/topped history and it’s been one hell of a ride to get there. Here...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Westbrook takes a bite out of Nuggets with buzzer beater

    Russell Westbrook saved the Thunder while making history on Sunday afternoon in the Mile High City. Westbrook...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    The last time someone averaged a triple-double…

    Russell Westbrook has ascended into basketball legend by averaging a triple-double for the entire 2016-17 NBA season....

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Westbrook’s case for MVP

    41 triple-doubles and counting for Russell Westbrook. The talking heads around the NBA still cannot make up...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Grizzlies Meltdown! 4-5-17

    The Oklahoma City Thunder were saved by Russell Westbrook again and the Grizzlies fan base couldn’t believe...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Russell Westbrook ties Oscar Robertson

    Russell Westbrook has tied the great Oscar Robertson with his 41st triple-double in the 2016-17 NBA season....

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Thunder Game Day #77: vs. Milwaukee Bucks

    Oklahoma City Thunder (43-33, 27-12 home) vs. Milwaukee Bucks (40-37, 18-19 away) Tuesday, April 4 :: 7:00 p.m. CST :: Chesapeake Energy Arena (18,203) vs. TV: ESPN (206 Directv, 28 Cox, 720 HD , 602 AT&T U-Verse, 140 Dish) Online Stream: here. Radio: WWLS Sports Animal 98.1 FM/640AM/97.1 Tulsa View from the enemy:...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Turnovers doom Thunder in loss to Hornets

    With Utah losing, the Oklahoma City Thunder missed a grand opportunity to move within two games of...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    OKC should invite Oscar Robertson to final home stretch

    By Michael E. Keating, Cincinnati Enquirer Since the inception of the franchise, the Oklahoma City Thunder has been adamant on building its own history and legacy. While technically the records and numbers of the Seattle SuperSonics remain with the franchise, the Thunder see themselves as a team who’s first days began in...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Westbrook says Avada Kedavra to the Magic in OT

    Mar 29, 2017; Orlando, FL, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook (0) shoots a three pointer to tie the game during the fourth quarter to force overtime against the Orlando Magic at Amway Center. Oklahoma City Thunder defeats the Orlando Magic 114-106 in overtime. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports It...

  • Thunder Thoughts
    MVP Or Not, Westbrook’s Season Is Special

    Russell Westbrook has bigger things to worry about than winning MVP. His season has been nothing short of spectacular. Shoot, Westbrook is having arguably the greatest season in NBA history. He has the Thunder in position for the fourth seed in the Western Conference playoffs after losing a top 5 player in...

  • 5 Thoughts
    5 Thoughts: Thunder dominate 76ers (3-22-17)

    OKLAHOMA CITY CONSISTENCY With their victory over the 76ers, Oklahoma City improved their record to 41-30, guaranteeing themselves a winning record for the 8th straight season. The Thunder are one of only three teams in the NBA to accomplish this feat, joining them with the Houston Rockets and the San Antonio Spurs....

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Big third fuels OKC’s blow out of Philly

    Mar 22, 2017; Oklahoma City, OK, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook (0) drives to the basket against the Philadelphia 76ers during the third quarter at Chesapeake Energy Arena. Mandatory Credit: Mark D. Smith-USA TODAY Sports A 19-2 run to start the second half saw the Thunder blow a game wide...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Thunder Game Day #70: vs. Golden State Warriors

    Oklahoma City Thunder (40-29, 26-9 home) vs. Golden State Warriors (55-14, 26-10 away) Monday, March 20 :: 7:00 p.m. CST :: Chesapeake Energy Arena (18,203) vs. TV: TNT (245 DirecTV, 31 Cox, 730 HD 108 AT&T U-Verse, 138 Dish) Online Stream: here. Radio: WWLS Sports Animal 98.1 FM/640AM/97.1 Tulsa View from the enemy:...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    McDermott’s big day leads OKC by Kings

    Feb 28, 2017; Oklahoma City, OK, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder forward Doug McDermott (25) and Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook (0) celebrate against the Utah Jazz during the second quarter at Chesapeake Energy Arena. Mandatory Credit: Mark D. Smith-USA TODAY Sports Oklahoma City used an almost wire-to-wire lead to beat the...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Raptors Meltdown! 3-16-17

    Guys like McBuckets always have great numbers against us. I think I’ve reached the point in the season where, as a Raptors fan but also an NBA fan, I just want to see another triple double from Westbrook to keep that whole craziness going. go Raptors go. But mostly (and I hope...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Thunder pounds Raptors in Toronto

    Mar 16, 2017; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Oklahoma City Thunder guard Victor Oladipo (5) is congratulated by forward Taj Gibson (22) after scoring a basket against the Toronto Raptors at Air Canada Centre. The Thunder beat the Raptors 123-102. Mandatory Credit: Tom Szczerbowski-USA TODAY Sports Steven Adams and Enes Kanter posted a video...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    5 Thoughts: Thunder 122, Nets 104 (3-14-17)

    The Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Brooklyn Nets 122-104 on Tuesday, March 14. Oklahoma City struggled through a good portion of the game but fought back, finding the winning formula on Pi day. This one though, wasn’t irrational enough to go on forever. Though, it probably feels that way for the Nets...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Five thoughts on OKC’s win over Utah 3/12/17

    The Oklahoma City Thunder rode a wave of momentum gained from Thursday night’s victory over San Antonio by defeating the Northwest Division rival Utah Jazz yesterday 112-104. After the Thunder’s four game losing skid, it appears all is right in Loud City after back to back victories. But enough of that, bring...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Thunder beat Jazz 112-104

    Mar 11, 2017; Oklahoma City, OK, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder guard Victor Oladipo (5) dunks the ball over Utah Jazz forward Trey Lyles (41) during the second quarter at Chesapeake Energy Arena. Mandatory Credit: Mark D. Smith-USA TODAY Sports Oklahoma City fought hard and won the fight and the season series vs....

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Thunder Game Day #66: vs. Utah Jazz

    Oklahoma City Thunder (36-29, 24-9 home) vs. Utah Jazz (41-24, 19-12 away) Saturday, March 11 :: 2:00 p.m. CST :: Chesapeake Energy Arena (18,203) vs.  TV: FS Oklahoma (DirectTV 676-5, Cox 37, HD 722, Tulsa Cox 27, U-Verse 751/1751 HD) Online Stream: here. Radio: WWLS Sports Animal 98.1 FM/640AM/97.1 Tulsa View from the enemy: Here. Line:...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Five thoughts from OKC’s loss to Portland

    Another day, another Oklahoma City Thunder loss. The fourth in a row. What in the world has happened to this team? Here are five thoughts on last night’s loss to the Portland Trailblazers. THOUGHT ONE: RUSS HAS 58 POINTS…AND THE THUNDER LOSE? For those who are unaware, Russell Westbrook dropped a career...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Thunder drop second straight at Phoenix

    Mar 3, 2017; Phoenix, AZ, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook (0) reacts in the second quarter against the Phoenix Suns at Talking Stick Resort Arena. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports On the second night of a back-to-back, Oklahoma City dropped it’s second game in a row, this time...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Thunder sign Norris Cole for remainder of the season

    Feb 21, 2016; Auburn Hills, MI, USA; New Orleans Pelicans guard Norris Cole (30) drives the ball defended by Detroit Pistons guard Reggie Jackson (1) during the first quarter at The Palace of Auburn Hills. Mandatory Credit: Leon Halip-USA TODAY Sports The Oklahoma City Thunder have signed free agent point guard Norris...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Could Oladipo be a backup point guard

    Dec. 9, 2016; Oklahoma City, OK, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder guard Victor Oladipo (5) drives to the basket between Houston Rockets guard James Harden (13) and forward Trevor Ariza (1) during the fourth quarter at Chesapeake Energy Arena. Mandatory Credit: Mark D. Smith-USA TODAY Sports Victor Oladipo is arguably the second-best player...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    OKC sharp with the new guys; beat Lakers 110-93

    Feb 24, 2017; Oklahoma City, OK, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook (0) and Oklahoma City Thunder center Steven Adams (12) reacts after a play against the Los Angeles Lakers during the second quarter at Chesapeake Energy Arena. Mandatory Credit: Mark D. Smith-USA TODAY Sports Russell Westbrook began the second half...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Is Enes Kanter close to returning?

    Dec 14, 2016; Salt Lake City, UT, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder center Enes Kanter (11) reacts during the second half against the Utah Jazz at Vivint Smart Home Arena. The Jazz won 109-89. Mandatory Credit: Russ Isabella-USA TODAY Sports With the All-Star game in the rearview mirror, the Oklahoma City Thunder set...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    The Thunder trade that never was

    On Feb. 20, 2009 the Thunder made the first blockbuster trade of their young franchise’s history (disregarding anything with the Sonics). They sent Chris Wilcox and Joe Smith to New Orleans for Tyson Chandler. It all had to do with a big toe. Chandler, at the time was only 26 years old,...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    A look at Thunder’s trade assets

    Oklahoma City and the trade deadline are synonymous with one another. While you never know what the Thunder and Sam Presti are going to do, they’ve been active in literally every trade deadline since they’ve moved to Oklahoma City. They’ve made some sort of trade every year. Even if it’s something small...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Abrines misses Barcelona but OKC appreciates his ability

    Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports Alex Abrines said over the All-Star break that he missed his former club FC Barcelona, but he’s really happy in Oklahoma City. “I’m really happy in my first year here ,” Abrines told Eurohoops.net. The sharp-shooting Spaniard in his first year with the Thunder is averaging 5.4...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Thunder come back from 17 down, beat Knicks before All-Star Break

    Feb 15, 2017; Oklahoma City, OK, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook (0) reacts after scoring against the New York Knicks during the second quarter at Chesapeake Energy Arena. Mandatory Credit: Mark D. Smith-USA TODAY Sports It was inevitable Russell Westbrook would take over another game for the Thunder. His fourth...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Thunder valued over $1 Billion

    Mark D. Smith-USA TODAY Sports Forbes released their most recent NBA Team value list. The normal teams are atop the list, like the Knicks and the Lakers. The Thunder remained to 17th this season. What is so surprising about the list this year is two things: 1) Oklahoma City lost money 2)...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Alex Abrines named to Rising Stars Challenge

    Enes Gulen. photo EFE Alex Abrines has been selected as a participant in this year’s BVA Compass Rising Stars Challenge to be held on Friday, Feb. 17 at Smoothie King Center in New Orleans, LA during NBA All-Star 2017. The rising stars challenge is a game for the NBA to show off...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Thunder dominated in DC; 120-98

    Feb 13, 2017; Washington, DC, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook (0) shoots over Washington Wizards center Marcin Gortat (13) during the first quarter at Verizon Center. Mandatory Credit: Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports The Oklahoma City Thunder (31-25) were thoroughly dominated by the streaking Washington Wizards (33-21) 120-98. Despite an early...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Why you shouldn’t boo Kevin Durant

    Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports When the 2016-17 NBA schedule was announced, Thunder fans everywhere frantically searched for one game in particular. The one where Kevin Durant made his return to Oklahoma City. Many thought there was a possibility of it taking place on opening night. “Nope.”  On Nov. 3, the Warriors logo...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Thunder Game Day #51: vs. Portland Trail Blazers

    Oklahoma City Thunder (29-22, 17-7 home) vs. Portland Trail Blazers (22-29, 8-18 away) Sunday, Feb. 5 :: 2:00 p.m. CST :: Chesapeake Energy Arena (18,203) vs.  TV: FS Oklahoma (DirectTV 676-5, Cox 37, HD 722, Tulsa Cox 27, U-Verse 751/1751 HD) Online Stream: here. Radio: WWLS Sports Animal 98.1 FM/640AM/97.1 Tulsa View from the enemy: Here....

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Why Thunder can’t send players down to the D-League

    With the injury to Enes Kanter, many ask: Why can’t Oklahoma City just call up Dakari Johnson or someone? Many think this is an easy solution to Oklahoma City’s big man problem and could be a temporary solution. We see it in baseball’s minor league system all the time. Call up a...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Thunder drop third straight: Notes/Recap

    Mandatory Credit: USA Today Russell Westbrook dipped, shot and swished from the charity stripe to put the Thunder up one with about three minutes remaining before halftime. The Bulls outscored the Thunder by 29 points the rest of the game and won 128-100. Oklahoma City has dropped three straight; all three double-digit losses...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Enes Kanter out indefinitely with forearm fracture

    Mark D. Smith-USA TODAY Sports Enes Kanter punched a chair during a timeout in the second quarter on Thursday night and fractured his forearm. Kanter, who immediately left for the training room was initially out with a right wrist sprain, but it was apparent immediately after the game when Kanter was seen...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Thunder Game Day #47: vs. Dallas Mavericks

    Oklahoma City Thunder (27-19, 15-6 home) vs. Dallas Mavericks (29-16, 6-17 away) Thursday, Jan. 26 :: 7:00 p.m. CST :: Chesapeake Energy Arena (18,203) vs.  TV: TNT (245 DirecTV, 31 Cox, 730 HD 108 AT&T U-Verse, 138 Dish) Online Stream: here. Radio: WWLS Sports Animal 98.1 FM/640AM/97.1 Tulsa View from the enemy: Here. Line: Oklahoma City is a...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Jazz Meltdown! 1.23.17

    The Thunder popped the Jazz on Monday night in an event that saw Westbrook almost end Gobert and Russ nailing essentially a buzzer beater. It’s good to be a Russ fan. Jazz fans complaining about a lot, tried to say there was an illegal screen, but some were sensible. Good game from...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Westbrook snubbed for All-Star starter

    January 16, 2017; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook (0) during a stoppage in play against the Los Angeles Clippers during the second half at Staples Center. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports The 2017 NBA All-Star starters are out and Russell Westbrook is not among them....

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    OKC in 10 game stretches shows team’s success

    Dec 14, 2016; Salt Lake City, UT, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder head coach Billy Donovan reacts during the first half against the Utah Jazz at Vivint Smart Home Arena. Mandatory Credit: Russ Isabella-USA TODAY Sports Professional basketball players are asked every day, before and after each game, about the importance or disappointment...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Kanter earning his contract from the bench

    Mark D. Smith-USA TODAY Sports Ever since his arrival to the great plains of Oklahoma City, Enes Kanter has been a bit of a controversial subject for the Thunder faithful. Conflict lies between the bounds of his innate ability to read defenders in the post and score, paired very closely with his...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Cameron Payne: The Story Of An Underdog

    Nov 20, 2016; Oklahoma City, OK, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder guard Cameron Payne (22) on the court prior to game against the Indiana Pacers at Chesapeake Energy Arena. Mandatory Credit: Mark D. Smith-USA TODAY Sports Underdog. (noun) – a competitor thought to have little chance of winning a fight or contest. Everyone...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Cameron Payne shows flashes in season debut

    Photo by Layne Murdoch | NBAE via Getty Images Despite a television timeout delaying his comeback, it finally happened with 2:05 left in the first quarter. Payne checked in his first NBA action since the Western Conference Finals last season. “I got up there, it was a timeout coming,” Payne said. “So,...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    OKC loses third straight, falls to Rockets 118-116

    Jan 5, 2017; Houston, TX, USA; Houston Rockets guard James Harden (13) is guarded by Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook (0) in the third quarter at Toyota Center. Mandatory Credit: Thomas B. Shea-USA TODAY Sports The Oklahoma City Thunder (21-16) dropped a heart breaker to the Houston Rockets (28-9) 118-116. Russell...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Westbrook vs Harden – MVP comparison

    Oklahoma City, OK, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook (0) blocks a shot attempt by Houston Rockets guard James Harden (13) at Chesapeake Energy Arena. Mandatory Credit: Mark D. Smith-USA TODAY Sports Tonight’s NBA showdown puts Russell Westbrook and the Oklahoma City Thunder against the James Harden led Houston Rockets. The...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Hornets sting OKC’s comeback hopes: Notes/Recap:

    Jan 4, 2017; Charlotte, NC, USA; Charlotte Hornets guard Kemba Walker (15) and Oklahoma Thunder guard Russell Westbrook (0) go after a loose ball during the first half at the Spectrum Center. Mandatory Credit: Sam Sharpe-USA TODAY Sports A big night at the free throw line helped the Hornets beat the Thunder...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    NBA rescinds 2 Westbrook technicals

    Dec 17, 2016; Oklahoma City, OK, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook (0) brings the ball up court against the Phoenix Suns during the first quarter at the Chesapeake Energy Arena. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports For Russell Westbrook, good news came down from the league office on Wednesday, they...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Thunder Digits: Thunder bench continues dominance

    Dec 27, 2016; Miami, FL, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder forward Jerami Grant (9) dunks the ball against the Miami Heat during the first half at American Airlines Arena. Mandatory Credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports The Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Miami Heat 106-94 Tuesday night. Here are some key Thunder digits on how...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    With each game Sabonis shows improvement

    Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports Legacy is an integral part of the NBA. For some players, the desire is to create a foundation of memories and amazing play. Championships, records and accolades are the fuel for this particular drive. For others, the desire stems from continuing a legacy. Domantas Sabonis is no stranger...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    For Oladipo its only a matter of time

    Victor Oladipo arrived to the media stand yesterday morning at the Thunder practice facility a very soft-spoken man. His voice was quiet. The rest of his teammates were on the court shooting buckets. It was simply hard to hear the newly extended-Oladipo. Over the first games, at times, it has been hard to...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Billy Donovan’s humility a guiding light for OKC

    After sending the Toronto Raptors back to extinction two nights ago and dropping a meaningless game last night against Detroit, the Oklahoma City Thunder find themselves the winners of eight of the last nine – a complete turn around  from the rough patch after the All-Star game. Seven of these eight wins have been against...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Russell Westbrook is a misunderstood flower

    A player with the skill of Russell Westbrook demands respect. Respect, of course is earned through a number of ways, notably play on the court. With Russ, it has never been an issue. Westbrook is a top 5 player in the NBA today. His speed, strength and ability to defend and score...

  • Meltdown
    King Size Meltdown

    Good win for the Thunder and some fun comments from Kings fans. Interesting to see the battle between wanting to get a win and wanting to tank. Loved how they said that Thunder’s bench is trash without Harden and then seeing their team lose to said bench. Enjoy today’s comments… Cmon KD,...

  • Thunder Thoughts
    Metta World Peace Suspended 7 Games

    The NBA’s ban hammer finally came out Tuesday afternoon and suspended Metta World Peace for seven games after his vicious elbow on Oklahoma City’s James Harden. For Thunder Nation, this may not be enough. However, this blogger feels it’s the perfect penalty. Some of you are still seething with your Thunder goggles...

  • Game Recaps
    Second is First, Backups Key in OKC’s 118-110 win

    With James Harden out with concussion like symptoms, it was up to everyone else to pick up the slack. That’s exactly what happened. Oklahoma City trailed by four points going into the fourth quarter, then Daequan Cook checked in. Cook scored 19 fourth quarter points, leading Oklahoma City to the 118-110 victory....

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Harden is Day-to-Day

    Through an official report released by the Thunder, James Harden is listed as day to day. Here is the release: OKLAHOMA CITY, April 23, 2012 – James Harden continued to undergo tests today in Oklahoma City that followed NBA protocol for the concussion he suffered in yesterday’s contest against the Los Angeles...

  • Game Day
    Game Day #64: Thunder at Lakers

    Oklahoma City Thunder (46-17, 21-11 road) at Los Angeles Lakers (40-24, 25-7 home)  vs.   Where: The Staples Center – Los Angeles, CA When: 2:30 p.m. TV: ABC (5 DirecTV, 8 Cox, 5 AT&T U-Verse, 5 Dish) Online Stream: Here. Radio: WWLS Sports Animal 98.1 FM/640AM/97.1 Tulsa View from the Enemy: Here. Projected Lineups: Thunder Lakers PG Russell Westbrook...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Kevin Durant, NBA Scoring Leader after Sunday?

    I did it. I crunched the Numbers. It’s very, very possible that Oklahoma City’s Kevin Durant will become the league’s leading scorer after his match up with current leading scorer, Kobe Bryant, on Sunday. Coming into Sunday’s match up, Durant is averaging 27.794 PPG. Bryant is leading the league with 27.895 PPG See the chart....

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    NBA Player’s Union Against Fisher

    The NBA Players’ Association executive committee, at the urging of executive director Billy Hunter, has voted to seek the resignation of union president Derek Fisher, according to a report by Yahoo! Sports. The report, citing sources, said Fisher has not only refused to resign, but is in the process of gathering the support of players...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    View From Loud City: Best Durant of 2012

    NBA.com put together the Best of KD up until the Sacramento game I believe. Enjoy! We invite you to follow Thunder Digest on Twitter and like Thunder Digest on Facebook. Our Podcast is on iTunes. We also have a Thunder Digest Instagram account if you love fun Thunder photography!

  • Meltdown
    Meltdown Time: Milwaukee’s Best

    Thanks again to FLCeltsFan. This was a fun game to watch and fun comments to gather.  Of course they did lapse into bashing the refs.  I guess that’s normal when you are getting run out of the gym.   The Thunder did shoot 12 more free throws but then again, they were the...

  • Game Day
    Game Day #56: Raptors at Thunder

    Toronto Raptors (20-36, 9-18 away) at Oklahoma City Thunder (40-15, 23-5 home)  at  Where: The ‘Peake! When: 6:00 p.m. CST TV:  FS Oklahoma (679 Directv, 37 Cox, 754 AT&T U-Verse, 416 Dish) Online Stream: Here. Radio: WWLS Sports Animal 98.1 FM/640AM/97.1 Tulsa View from the enemy: Here. Projected Lineups: Thunder Raptors PG Russell Westbrook Jose...

  • Indiana Pacers
    Despite Fourth Quarter Push Thunder Drop Third Straight 103-98

      OKC gave a great effort tonight in the fourth quarter, but the thing about the NBA is you aren’t going to win many games playing one good quarter. The story of the game ends up being how poorly the team played in the opening three quarters. Durant’s 44 points and Westbrook’s...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    OKC takes over #1 on Power Rankings

    NBA.com #1 (last week: 2): In the Thunder’s three signature wins over the last eight days, against three teams in the top 10 defensively, Kevin Durant shot 55 percent, including a ridiculous 7-for-9 from 3-point range. The Heat, Lakers and Bulls are all pretty good offensively, too, so maybe most important is that the...

  • Chicago Bulls
    The Windy City Meltdown

    I love how before the game they are so puffed up and so sure their team is going to blow the Thunder out and feel that their players are all better than the Thunder players.  Then as they get owned suddenly their players all stink and the excuses start.  The refs were...

  • Chicago Bulls
    The Crushing of the Bulls

    In a possible NBA Finals preview, the Oklahoma City Thunder led wire-to-wire against the team with the best record in the NBA, Chicago Bulls 92-78. The Thunder led by Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook who combined for 53 points in a game where Oklahoma City led by as much as 30 in...

  • Thunder Thoughts
    The View from Loud City: Westbrook off the market?

    Sorry ladies. It looks as if Russell Westbrook has a girlfriend.  From what Mediatakeout.com is reporting. Her name is Nina, she’s a studying medicine right now. I mean, it was just a matter of time before someone snatched him up. He’s a young, successful man. I guess he got bored, and found...

  • Los Angeles Lakers
    Meltdown: Laker’s style

    Courtesy of FLCelticFan, here are the Laker fan’s comments from last night games. It starts out so bright for them, but with a thunderous crash, Westbrook shut them up.. well kinda.. Here it is.. Lakers fans are so lame.  They start out so blustery and puffed up and bragging on all their...

  • Game Day
    Game Day #46: Thunder at Jazz

    Oklahoma City Thunder (34-11, 14-7 road) at Utah Jazz (23-22, 17-6 home) at  Where: EnergySolutions Arena – Salt Lake City, UT When: 8:00 p.m. TV: FSOK (DirectTV 679, Cox 37, HD 722, Tulsa Cox 27, U-Verse 754) Online Stream: Here. Radio: WWLS Sports Animal 98.1 FM/640AM/97.1 Tulsa View from the enemy: Here. Projected Lineups:Projected...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    View from Loud City: We’re Two-Thirds Done

    Well, last night’s loss wasn’t exactly heart breaking. Couple of Oklahoma City’s weaknesses really shined through. Oklahoma City got down big, but really fought back and made it a ball game. That said, how does Oklahoma City look now, that we’re about two-thirds done with the regular season? Well, we know standings...

  • Game Day
    Game Day #44: Spurs at Thunder

    San Antonio Spurs (28-13, 11-9 road) at OKC Thunder (33-10, 18-3 home)  at  Where: The ‘Peake When: 8:30 p.m. CST TV: ESPN (206 Directv, 28 Cox, 602 AT&T U-Verse, 140 Dish) Online Stream: Here. Radio: WWLS Sports Animal 98.1 FM/640AM/97.1 Tulsa View from the enemy: Here. Projected Lineups: Thunder: Thunder Spurs PG Russell Westbrook Tony Parker...

  • Denver Nuggets
    Thunder Bench Excellent, Fuels Big Win Over Denver 103-90

    The Thunder set a great defensive tone early, executed their offense great down the stretch and benefited from stellar bench play as they rolled to a 103-90 win over division rival Denver. Durant scored 24, Westbrook scored 23, but the big story of the night was how well the bench performed. Sefolosha...

  • Denver Nuggets
    Game Day #31: Nuggets at Thunder

    Denver Nuggets (17-14, 9-7 away) at Oklahoma City Thunder (23-7, 11-1 home) vs. Where: The ‘Peake When: 7:00 p.m. TV: ESPN (206 Directv, 28 Cox, 602 AT&T U-Verse, 140 Dish) Online Stream: Here. Radio: WWLS Sports Animal 98.1 FM/640AM/97.1 Tulsa View from the Enemy: Here. Projected Lineups: Thunder: Nuggets: So, we meet again. Denver and Oklahoma City...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Brooks to Coach Western Conference All-Stars

    Oklahoma City Thunder head coach Scott Brooks will coach the Western Conference All-Stars for the 2012 NBA All-Star Game, to be played on Sunday, Feb. 26, at the Amway Center in Orlando. With Oklahoma City’s 101-87 win over the Utah Jazz on Friday, the Thunder (21-6, .778) has clinched the best record...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    3-on-3 – How Do The Thunder Look Now?

    Took some bloggers and discussed on how, after 12 games, the Thunder look. Thunder, meeting expectations or underachieving? Chuck Chaney, ThunderObsessed.com: I think they’re just on par for what I would expect. Oklahoma City has played a decent schedule and won the games they should have. However, lost a game that they...

  • Daily Starting Five
    Thunder Links – December 16, 2011

    <a href=”http://newsok.com/tnts-nba-analysts-say-oklahoma-city-thunder-must-settle-russell-westbrook-situation/article/3632323″ target=”_blank”>TNT’s Analysts talk about the Thunder</a>. Charles Barkley said: I think there is so much uncertainty in the West (conference). They are one of the four best teams in the West. … But you’ve got to look at their youth and they’ve got to answer the big elephant in the...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    3-on-3 Thunder Outlook

    With the regular season two weeks away, I brought in a couple of colleagues to discuss the Thunder. With so many little questions to be answered to just push the Thunder over the hump into the NBA Finals.  Here’s what they had to say. Biggest Surprise for the Thunder? We invite you to follow Thunder...

  • Daily Starting Five
    Thunder Links – We didn’t want you anyways Battier Edition – December 8, 2011

    Shane Battier tweeted, “Let’s go heat!!!!!” So, he’ll be playing with the heat. Which is funny, his tweet came about 28 hours or so (thanks cbssports.com for your math) before you can actually sign or talk to players about signing. Sorry Thunder fans. KD’s rip move is no longer a shooting foul....

  • Daily Starting Five
    Thunder Links, Schedule Edition – December 7, 2011

    Very interesting story on how Clay Bennet became rich. The lack of information on Clay Bennett surprised me. How could a man who has such a high profile have so little information published on him, especially since there’s this piece of technology called “The Internet” out there? As far as I can tell,...

  • Daily Starting Five
    Thunder Schedule is Released

    Upcoming Games December Opponent Time  Sun 18  @ Dallas Preseason  6:30pm  Tue 20  vs Dallas Preseason  7:00pm  Sun 25  vs Orlando  7:00pm Mon 26  @ Minnesota  7:00pm  Wed 28  @ Memphis  7:00pm  Thu 29  vs Dallas  7:00pm  Sat 31  vs Phoenix  7:00pm January Opponent Time  Mon 02  @ Dallas  7:30pm  Tue 03  vs Portland  7:00pm  Fri 06  vs Houston  7:00pm  Sat 07  @ Houston  7:00pm...

  • Daily Starting Five
    Thunder Links – December 6, 2011

    Quick scheduling notes. Thunder will host Phoenix on New Year’s Eve and play at Memphis on December 28th. Schedule will be released tonight at 6 p.m. on NBATV. Follow @ThunderObsessed for the latest information on the schedule. We invite you to follow Thunder Digest on Twitter and like Thunder Digest on Facebook. Our Podcast is on iTunes. We...

  • Daily Starting Five
    Thunder Links – December 5, 2011

    Looks like the Shane Battier sweepstakes is leaving OKC. Free agent forward Shane Battier has narrowed his list of prospective teams from more than the original dozen or so to a handful of teams, including his current team, the Memphis Grizzlies, Miami, Indiana and Toronto, according to a league source. The 33-year-old, whose defensive skills still are among the league’s best, has been...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Thunder Preseason Schedule is Set

      Parts of the schedule are slowly being leaked out and we now know that the Thunder will play the Dallas Mavericks in two preseason games in mid to late December. We invite you to follow Thunder Digest on Twitter and like Thunder Digest on Facebook. Our Podcast is on iTunes. We also have a Thunder Digest Instagram account if you...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    David Stern to Threaten Season

    Reports surfaced Wednesday that NBA Commissioner, David Stern, is going to threatened the 2011-2012 NBA season if an agreement is not made significan process by the end of the weekend. “Time is running out. The owners have their views, and we have our views,” union executive director Billy Hunter said. We invite you to...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Thunder Release Preseason Schedule.

    The Oklahoma City Thunder have released their preseason schedule for the upcoming season. Again, the schedule is tentative on whether or not we have a season. • Oct. 12 at Utah, 8 p.m. • Oct. 14 vs. Charlotte, 7 p.m. • Oct. 16 at Dallas, 6:30 p.m. • Oct. 17 vs. New Orleans (at...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    My Plan to Solve the NBA Lockout – BRI edition

    Before we get into the specifics of my plan, let’s get up to date on the current state of the lockout. I wrote a two-part CBA primer in June that provides a great background on the main bargaining topics (just click Part One & Part Two). Back in June the National Basketball...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Thunder planning off season workouts.

    Lock out or not, the Oklahoma City Thunder are getting prepared for the upcoming season. Nate Robinson told HOOPSWORLD that they are organizing off season workouts in late August or early September. “Guys have called each other to figure out where we can meet and hang out,” Nate Robinson told HOOPSWORLD. “We want...

  • Daily Starting Five
    Daily Links – July 7, 2011 Lockout Day #7

    Sorry about the delay, the whole job front has taken precedent! However, I have some decent links that you guys & gals should check out. Jorge Arce of Bettor.com discuss OKC and Westbrook Only time will tell if Russell Westbrook can bring himself under control and become the true point guard that his team...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    Thunder Pick Up Team Options on Numerous Players

    The Oklahoma City Thunder has exercised contract options on five players Executive Vice President and General Manager Sam Presti announced today. The Thunder exercised its fourth-year options on guard James Harden, forward Serge Ibaka, guard Eric Maynor and center Byron Mullens, as well as its third-year option on center Cole Aldrich. We...

  • Oklahoma City Thunder
    NBA Collective Bargaining Agreement – Part Two

    If you have not read NBA Collective Bargaining Agreement – Part One, I suggest you read it first. Much of the discussion in Part Two will build off the information from Part One. Now that we understand from where the current Collective Bargaining Agreement came, we can begin to discuss the motives...

  • Thunder Thoughts
    NBA Collective Bargaining Agreement – Part One

    Chuck graciously allowed me to post an in-depth discussion about the pending lockout. I will try to decipher the inherent “legalese” of labor negotiations into language understood by the common fan. In Part One, I will discuss why the NBA must use collective bargaining agreements and breakdown the previous CBA’s leading up...

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