After making a huge change to the team's core right before the start of the season, the Oklahoma City Thunder have persevered through the adjustments and currently sit atop the standings with the best record in the NBA (as of January 20).
The Thunder lost in five games to the Miami Heat in the NBA Finals to finish last season, but considering how strong they have come out to start this season, they look prepared to make another run at a championship.
It's a a new season, and with a new season, you can start to notice some changes within a team. For Oklahoma City, those changes have been positive.
With that being said, let's break down what's been going on with the Thunder thus far and see what lessons we have learned in the first half of the season.