1. Can Russell Westbrook Sustain His Historic Level of Play?

    Russell Westbrook was expected to carry a heavy load this season for the Oklahoma City Thunder , but through the first seven games, his burden would make an 18-wheeler struggle...

    Jon Hamm Written by Jon Hamm about 7 months ago 22,778 reads 31 comments

  2. Diagnosing OKC Thunder's Remaining Roster Flaws

    Kevin Durant's and Serge Ibaka 's departures left plenty of cracks, but the Oklahoma City Thunder have looked splendid so far, leading the Western Conference following a hot 6-1 start...

    Vytis Lasaitis Written by Vytis Lasaitis about 7 months ago 1,603 reads 1 comments

  3. Fan Hits $20K Half-Court Shot During Timeout at Timberwolves vs. Thunder

    One lucky Oklahoma City Thunder fan won the MidFirst Bank Half-Court Shot Contest on Saturday night. Tony Juarez, 22, became just the 10th winner of the contest in OKC Thunder history...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 7 months ago 4,089 reads 0 comments

  4. A Family Affair: Trail Blazers' Evan Turner Discusses Real Cubs Love

    Twenty-eight-year old former No. 2 pick (2010) Evan Turner grew up in Chicago watching Cubs games with his great-grandmother, Vater Mae Fite, between outdoor summer hoop sessions...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 7 months ago 3,289 reads 1 comments

  5. Russell Westbrook Soars, Blocks Kevin Durant

    Kevin Durant repeatedly got the better of former teammate Russell Westbrook throughout the first half of Thursday's game involving the Golden State Warriors and Oklahoma City ...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 7 months ago 6,134 reads 2 comments

  6. Russell Westbrook Trolls Kevin Durant Before Thunder-Warriors Game

    Russell Westbrook didn't wait until the start of Thursday's Oklahoma City Thunder - Golden State Warriors contest to send a special shoutout to former teammate Kevin Durant ...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 7 months ago 32,064 reads 36 comments

  7. Steven Adams Dropped Phone in Tub Before Agent Finalized $100M Deal

    It seems Oklahoma City Thunder center Steven Adams went in to his four-year, $100 million contract extension semi-blind Monday. Adams told reporters he fell off the grid while negotiations between the Thunder and his agent were ongoing...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 7 months ago 36,925 reads 3 comments

  8. Alec Burks Injury: Updates on Jazz Guard's Recovery from Ankle Surgery

    The Utah Jazz announced Tuesday that Alec Burks had arthroscopic surgery on his left ankle. It is unclear when he'll return to the court. Continue for updates. Latest on Burks' Recovery Timeline Tuesday, Nov...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 7 months ago 392 reads 0 comments

  9. Jerami Grant to Thunder for Ersan Ilyasova: Latest Trade Details and Reaction

    The Oklahoma City Thunder have acquired small forward Jerami Grant in a trade with the Philadelphia 76ers , according to Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical. Per Wojnarowski , the 76ers will receive Ersan Ilyasova and a conditional pick...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 7 months ago 57,373 reads 99 comments

  10. Busy Week Shows OKC Thunder Are Already Thinking About the NBA Trade Deadline

    Just a few weeks ago, it seemed as though the Oklahoma City Thunder would forgo extensions with their three eligible players — Victor Oladipo, Steven Adams and Andre Roberson ...

    Jon Hamm Written by Jon Hamm about 7 months ago 67,591 reads 85 comments

  11. Rudy Gobert, Jazz Agree on New Contract: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Utah Jazz continued to solidify their young core Monday, as they announced the signing of center Rudy Gobert to a four-year, $102 million extension. Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical first reported the terms of the deal...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 7 months ago 1,000 reads 1 comments

  12. Gorgui Dieng, Timberwolves to Agree on New Contract: Latest Details, Reaction

    The Minnesota Timberwolves took a step Monday toward ensuring some of their young talent will be around for the foreseeable future. The team announced it has signed 26-year-old big man Gorgui Dieng to a contract extension...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 7 months ago 14,088 reads 34 comments

  13. Victor Oladipo, Thunder Agree on New Contract: Latest Details and Reaction

    The Oklahoma City Thunder and Victor Oladipo agreed to terms on a contract extension, the team announced on Monday. The new deal is for four years and $84 million, according to The Vertical's Shams Charania ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 7 months ago 18,483 reads 42 comments

  14. Ricky Rubio Injury: Updates on Timberwolves Star's Elbow and Return

    Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Ricky Rubio had not played since he suffered a sprained right elbow Oct. 29 against the Sacramento Kings . However, he's ready to return...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 12,557 reads 27 comments

  15. Rudy Gobert, Jazz Reportedly Agree on Contract Extension

    The Utah Jazz and center Rudy Gobert have reportedly agreed on a four-year $102 million contract extension according to Marc J. Spears of The Undefeated...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 20,322 reads 36 comments

  16. Victor Oladipo, Thunder Reportedly Agree on New Contract

    The Oklahoma City Thunder and guard Victor Oladipo have reportedly come to terms on a four-year, $84 million contract extension, according to Shams Charania of The Vertical...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 7 months ago 16,821 reads 34 comments

  17. Steven Adams Agrees to Contract Extension with Thunder

    Oklahoma City Thunder center Steven Adams agreed to an extension on Monday, the team announced . Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical, citing league sources, reported the deal was for four years, $100 million...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 35,838 reads 48 comments

  18. Russell Westbrook: 1st Player to Record 50-Point Triple-Double Since 1975

    Fact: Russell Westbrook had 51 points, 13 rebounds and 10 assists in the Oklahoma City Thunder 's 113-110 win over the Phoenix Suns on Friday night. He is the first player to have a 50-point triple-double since Kareem Abdul-Jabbar in 1975...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 7 months ago 13,288 reads 16 comments

  19. OKC Thunder's Clutch Issues Can Improve with Russell Westbrook as Lone Star

    The 2016-17 NBA season is to be one of drastic change for the Oklahoma City Thunder . Offseason upheaval will force the team to become more modern on the floor, with an emphasis on ball and player movement...

    Jon Hamm Written by Jon Hamm about 7 months ago 4,510 reads 3 comments

  20. Denver Nuggets Need Emmanuel Mudiay to Be a Leader First, Star Second

    DENVER — Emmanuel Mudiay knows how different the NBA will feel during his sophomore season. Rookie excuses no longer fly for the No. 7 pick in the 2015 draft...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 7 months ago 12,360 reads 7 comments

  21. Kevin Durant Replaces Angry 76ers Fan from Thunder Game in B/R Reimagining

    Russell Westbrook encountered a harsh critic in the Oklahoma City Thunder 's season opener when an angry Philadelphia 76ers fan flipped him off . Westbrook's flustered reaction is sure to become a go-to GIF receiving several reinterpretations...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 7 months ago 11,630 reads 12 comments

  22. NBA Rumors: Latest Buzz on Dwight Howard, Mitch McGary and More

    As the NBA regular season returns Tuesday, here's a reminder that the league's rumor season never leaves you. Whether it's the winter, spring, summer or fall, sources always seem to be chirping...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 7 months ago 3,130 reads 0 comments

  23. 2016-17 NBA Season Predictions for Each OKC Thunder Player

    After years of comfortable certainty, the Oklahoma City Thunder are heading into a season of unease. Kevin Durant and Serge Ibaka are gone, and so is any realistic chance of a title run...

    Vytis Lasaitis Written by Vytis Lasaitis about 7 months ago 8,248 reads 8 comments

  24. Damian Lillard Comments on Goal of Winning 2016-17 NBA MVP

    Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard led his team to the second round of the postseason and scored a career-high 25.1 points per game in 2015-16, but he has loftier goals in 2016-17...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 7 months ago 12,234 reads 74 comments

  25. Steve Kerr Picks Trail Blazers' Damian Lillard to Win MVP This Season

    It doesn't look like Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr has much faith in Stephen Curry to pull of the three-peat...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 7 months ago 47,101 reads 134 comments