1. Report: Florida Asst. Grant Joins Donovan in OKC

    In Friday's paper, we took a look at some possible candidates to join Billy Donovan's soon to be compiled coaching staff. You can read that by clicking here...

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  2. 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...

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  3. Ranking the Oklahoma City Thunder's Biggest Needs in the 2015 NBA Draft

    With the arrival of new head coach Billy Donovan, the Oklahoma City Thunder ’s biggest offseason question has been answered. General manager Sam Presti and his staff can now focus on what they do best: the NBA draft...

    Shehan Peiris Written by Shehan Peiris about 1 month ago 12,543 reads 27 comments

  4. Season in Review: The Best Play

    Per NBA .com/stats, the Oklahoma City Thunder had a pace of 98.35. That basically means the Thunder averaged 98.35 possessions per 48 minutes (i.e., per game, notwithstanding overtime)...

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  5. What It Will Cost to Keep Durant, Westbrook, Ibaka, Kanter

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  6. Learning to Appreciate the Billy Donovan Hire

    I decided to do a late reaction to the coaching change because if I would've done one right away, my judgement would have been clouded by emotion from the past...

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  7. After Emotional Farewell, Donovan Heads to OKC

    Florida athletic director Jeremy Foley started rattling off his program's basketball accomplishments from the past two decades – “The national championships, the Final Fours, ...

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  8. A Peek Inside the Offensive Mind of Oklahoma City Thunder's Billy Donovan

    OKLAHOMA CITY - When the Thunder hired Billy Donovan last week, general manager Sam Presti finally revealed some of what he was looking for in a new coach.....

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  9. Brad Stevens on Billy Donovan: 'Normal Guy Trying to Get Better at His Job'

    Celtics coach Brad Stevens was one of the people that new Thunder coach Billy Donovan consulted before accepting the job recently vacated by the dismissal of Scott Brooks...

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  10. 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 2 months ago 16,304 reads 42 comments

  11. Donovan Has a Track of Success Dealing with Personalities Like Westbrook

    The highly talented but emotionally eccentric point guard was having an off night and letting it affect his attitude...

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  12. 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...

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  13. Kevin Durant: Latest News, Rumors and Speculation on Thunder Star's Future

    Oklahoma City Thunder superstar Kevin Durant will see his current contract come to a close after the 2015-16 NBA season...

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  14. Why the Thunder Failed to Evolve

    Scott Brooks is no longer the Thunder's coach. It's not because the offensive renovation didn't take, but it's certainly part of it...

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  15. Kevin Durant Backs Hiring of Donovan, “It Should Be a Good Relationship”

    In the end it's all about keeping Durant — and Durant is good with the hire. Here is what he told Royce Young of ESPN...

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  16. Woj: Right Place, Right Time for Donovan's Move

    Billy Donovan listened to every pitch a year ago – the Cleveland Cavaliers , the Minnesota Timberwolves , the Detroit Pistons – and forever found a reason to turn jobs down...

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  17. Collison Undergoes Knee Surgery, out 4-6 Weeks

    The Oklahoma City Thunder announced that forward Nick Collison underwent arthroscopic knee surgery on his right knee today...

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  18. Collison Undergoes Knee Surgery, out 4-6 Weeks

    The Thunder has announced that Nick Collison underwent arthroscopic surgery on his right knee today. He's out four to six weeks...

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  19. Kevin Durant Comments on Billy Donovan Becoming New Thunder Head Coach

    Kevin Durant is leaving no doubt about the fact that he's buying into the hiring of Billy Donovan as the Oklahoma City Thunder 's head coach...

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  20. 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 2 months ago 44,632 reads 116 comments

  21. 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...

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  22. 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 ...

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  23. If Donovan Is Mulling, Presti Should Rethink Offer

    As of 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Florida coach Billy Donovan reportedly was still mulling over an offer to become the Thunder's next coach...

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  24. Report: Presti Hasn't Talked to OKC Stars About Donovan

    As they begin their hunt for their own version of Brad Stevens, the OKC Thunder are reportedly looking towards the college hoops ranks...

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  25. Berry Tramel: Thunder GM Sam Presti Is Searching for the Next Brad Stevens

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