The NBA draft has usually been a favorable night for the Oklahoma City Thunder thanks to the drafting prowess of general manager Sam Presti. The 2014 haul drew more questions than usual, however, and you’ll see why as the post-draft depth chart is examined.
Namely, it’s because the Thunder’s biggest need was perimeter shooting, and they had a chance to add a high-quality floor-spacer with either of their first-round picks and chose not to do so.
Presti has earned some leeway from the fanbase, and his picks will certainly fill a specific role. Furthermore, the draft isn’t the end of the offseason, so he still has time to acquire more shooting and some solid two-way players.
Here’s the roster as it stands right now.