1. With Pivotal Season Ahead, Can Kevin Durant Be What Kevin Durant Was?

    OKLAHOMA CITY — The play begins 75 feet from the basket, with a lunge and a steal, the start of a Kevin Durant breakaway. The strange murmurs begin a split-second later...

    Howard Beck Written by Howard Beck about 4 months ago 92,265 reads 151 comments

  2. With Durant Decision Looming, Thunder's Main Men Bond Amid Calm of Home

    OKLAHOMA CITY — It is the calm before what will be, as surely as Kevin Durant 's contract is set to expire, a season of storms...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 4 months ago 27,378 reads 176 comments

  3. Billy Donovan Setting Table for Epic First Season with OKC Thunder

    Billy Donovan has only been the Oklahoma City Thunder head coach for two months, but he's laying the groundwork for a successful NBA career before his inaugural season begins...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 8 months ago 19,831 reads 36 comments

  4. Billy Donovan Under Enormous Pressure to Immediately Thrive with OKC Thunder

    The Oklahoma City Thunder took a huge gamble by hiring a coach with no NBA experience in Billy Donovan . Now, the pressure is on Donovan to raise the bar previously set by the departed Scott Brooks...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 9 months ago 11,897 reads 22 comments

  5. How Billy Donovan Can Maximize Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook Next Season

    Billy Donovan doesn't have much time to make a significant impact in his new gig pacing the Oklahoma City Thunder sidelines. With Kevin Durant 's free-agency foray looming in the summer of 2016, he may as well have a one-year window...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 9 months ago 16,668 reads 42 comments

  6. Can Billy Donovan Lead the Oklahoma City Thunder to an NBA Championship?

    Billy Donovan has replaced Scott Brooks as head coach of the Oklahoma City Thunder , making him the second coach since 2013 to make the leap from college to professional basketball...

    Robert Connor Written by Robert Connor about 10 months ago 1,296 reads 0 comments

  7. Direct, Respectful and Obsessed by the Game, Billy Donovan a Good Fit for OKC

    In the fall of 1986, a few months before his senior season at Providence, Billy Donovan was asked to don a cowboy hat, boots and spurs for a photo that would appear on the cover of the Friars' media guide...

    Jason King Written by Jason King about 10 months ago 44,763 reads 115 comments

  8. Billy Donovan to Thunder: Latest Contract Details, Analysis and Reaction

    The Oklahoma City Thunder reportedly agreed to terms with Florida Gators head coach Billy Donovan on Thursday to fill the same role in their organization...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 10 months ago 68,916 reads 163 comments

  9. How Billy Donovan Can Succeed Where Scott Brooks Didn't for OKC Thunder

    In what is becoming a common theme for first-time NBA head coaches, Billy Donovan joins the Oklahoma City Thunder without the prospect of a honeymoon or grace period, inheriting ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 10 months ago 14,012 reads 24 comments

  10. Thunder Head Coach Search: Latest News, Rumors, Speculation on Vacant Position

    The Oklahoma City Thunder have reportedly agreed to terms with Billy Donovan to become their new head coach. Continue for updates...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 10 months ago 139,823 reads 198 comments

  11. Billy Donovan: Latest News, Speculation Surrounding Florida Coach's NBA Future

    Billy Donovan 's time as head coach of the Florida Gators may be coming to an end very soon, as the 49-year-old is reportedly heading to the Oklahoma City Thunder. Continue for updates...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 10 months ago 33,456 reads 44 comments

  12. Billy Donovan: Latest News, Rumors and Speculation Surrounding Florida Coach

    Billy Donovan 's first stint as an NBA head coach lasted six days in June 2007. The Florida Gators coach may be looking to make a more permanent move this time around. Continue for updates...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 11 months ago 41,985 reads 58 comments

  13. Billy Donovan, Florida Agree to New Contract: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    Billy Donovan and the University of Florida have agreed on a new contract that will keep him as the basketball coach through 2020...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 11 months ago 4,956 reads 10 comments