1. The Attributes That Make Russell Westbrook Elite

    For a team to have success in today's NBA , it is imperative to have a good point guard. The point guard is the facilitator, the general, the leader and the quarterback...

    Jared Porter Written by Jared Porter about 7 months ago 1,601 reads 1 comments

  2. Breaking Down How Russell Westbrook Breaks Down Opposing Defenses

    It is no secret that Russell Westbrook can light up the scoreboard. During any given game and at any given moment, he can go into this unconscious mode where he utilizes his explosiveness and athleticism to completely take over on offense...

    Jared Porter Written by Jared Porter about 7 months ago 816 reads 2 comments

  3. 5 Reasons the Oklahoma City Thunder Can Still Contend During 2014-15 Season

    The Oklahoma City Thunder have dug themselves into a big hole in the early portion of the season, but don't count them out as contenders just yet. With a record of 3-12, the Thunder sit alone at the bottom of the Western Conference standings...

    Jared Porter Written by Jared Porter about 7 months ago 2,610 reads 6 comments

  4. Reggie Jackson Taking Advantage of Westbrook Injury, Proving to Be a Star

    Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Reggie Jackson wants to be a star, and he's proving his capability in acquiring that label. Jackson's aspirations of being a starter have been clear since the midway point of last season...

    Jared Porter Written by Jared Porter about 8 months ago 495 reads 2 comments

  5. Reggie Jackson's Personal Agenda Hurts Oklahoma City Thunder

    Reggie Jackson is a cancer to the Oklahoma City Thunder . At least that is what Serge Ibaka and Kendrick Perkins may think after freezing out Jackson in the latter stages of Monday's 116-85 loss in Brooklyn to the Nets ...

    Jared Porter Written by Jared Porter about 8 months ago 2,242 reads 4 comments

  6. Oklahoma City Thunder: Early-Season Injuries Should Warrant Major Concern

    The Oklahoma City Thunder are just three games into their season, and if you have eight fingers, you can count the number of active players on their roster with your hands...

    Jared Porter Written by Jared Porter about 8 months ago 587 reads 0 comments

  7. Kevin Durant's Upcoming Free Agency Leaves Short Window for Thunder Title

    The Oklahoma City Thunder organization is built upon the idea of sustainable success. And in the past several years, it has come through with consistent title-contending years...

    Jared Porter Written by Jared Porter about 10 months ago 1,165 reads 0 comments

  8. Oklahoma City Thunder: What to Learn from Recent Championship Teams

    For the Oklahoma City Thunder , the 2013-14 season was memorable in many aspects, but it was still a season that came up short by their standards...

    Jared Porter Written by Jared Porter about 1 year ago 1,025 reads 0 comments

  9. Serge Ibaka Returns to Thunder Lineup, Gives Team New Title Hope

    After being blown out of the arena in the first two games of the Western Conference Finals against the San Antonio Spurs , failure began to feel all too real for the Oklahoma City Thunder ...

    Jared Porter Written by Jared Porter about 1 year ago 416 reads 0 comments

  10. Oklahoma City Thunder: Three Scapegoats for First-Round Struggle

    The Oklahoma City Thunder can officially hit the panic button for their postseason. Better yet, they should probably call for an Amber Alert, you know, since the players who showed ...

    Jared Porter Written by Jared Porter about 1 year ago 809 reads 2 comments

  11. Reggie Jackson's Game 4 Heroics May Have Salvaged Thunder's Season

    In a playoff game where Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook combine for 30 points on just 11-of-45 shooting, one would think the Oklahoma City Thunder would have a polar bear's shot in hell at surviving...

    Jared Porter Written by Jared Porter about 1 year ago 323 reads 0 comments

  12. Scott Brooks: Hot Seat Warranted After Possible Early Playoff Exit?

    Scott Brooks' head coaching career in the NBA has gotten off to a successful start with the Oklahoma City Thunder from a winning percentage standpoint...

    Jared Porter Written by Jared Porter about 1 year ago 1,416 reads 0 comments

  13. Oklahoma City Thunder: The Evolution of Fan Demeanor

    As an Oklahoman, I can remember the exact moment I heard news of Oklahoma City getting its own professional basketball team...

    Jared Porter Written by Jared Porter about 1 year ago 724 reads 0 comments

  14. Oklahoma City Thunder: Where Does Caron Butler Fit in Playoff Picture?

    The Oklahoma City Thunder signed Caron Butler on March 1 after being released by the Milwaukee Bucks ...

    Jared Porter Written by Jared Porter about over 1 year ago 1,311 reads 2 comments

  15. Kevin Durant Within Striking Distance of Michael Jordan Record

    The comparisons of Kevin Durant to the great Michael Jordan were inevitable. Durant has proven to be one of the best scorers in the league, and his recent streak of 38 games with ...

    Jared Porter Written by Jared Porter about over 1 year ago 11,809 reads 0 comments

  16. Oklahoma City Thunder: Two Major Concerns of Dismal Post All-Star Stretch

    It has been far from pretty for the Oklahoma City Thunder since the All-Star break. Despite the return of All-Star point guard Russell Westbrook , more problems and concerns have encompassed the team rather than success and expected dominance...

    Jared Porter Written by Jared Porter about over 1 year ago 1,128 reads 11 comments

  17. Kevin Durant to Become a Washington Wizard Once Contract Expires?

    It might be the scariest notion for Oklahoma City Thunder fans, even if it is a couple years down the road...

    Jared Porter Written by Jared Porter about over 1 year ago 20,972 reads 10 comments

  18. Kevin Durant Faces Biggest Test in Current Hot-Streak: LeBron James

    If you don't already know, Kevin Durant and LeBron James will be participating in the same game Wednesday night...

    Jared Porter Written by Jared Porter about over 1 year ago 2,264 reads 7 comments

  19. Kevin Durant Is Everyone's MVP Front-Runner over LeBron James

    By now, you've probably heard Kevin Durant 's name mentioned about 5,482 times on SportsCenter in the past two weeks. Well, there's an explanation for that...

    Jared Porter Written by Jared Porter about over 1 year ago 2,164 reads 4 comments

  20. Oklahoma City Thunder Should Not Be in Panic Mode, Yet

    The Oklahoma City Thunder at full strength are clear-cut title contenders. But the Oklahoma City Thunder without, say, Russell Westbrook lowers their status to mediocre. Far from yesterday's news, I know...

    Jared Porter Written by Jared Porter about over 1 year ago 1,395 reads 2 comments

  21. Oklahoma City Thunder Should Not Rush the Return of Russell Westbrook

    Oklahoma City Thunder All-Star point guard Russell Westbrook was once known for his durability. He never missed a game throughout high school, college and in the NBA until last postseason...

    Jared Porter Written by Jared Porter about over 1 year ago 11,896 reads 4 comments

  22. Is Kevin Durant Doomed to Come Up Short in MVP Race Yet Again?

    Another Oklahoma City Thunder season, another awe-striking year—thus far—for Kevin Durant . You could say his performance has been MVP-like...

    Jared Porter Written by Jared Porter about over 1 year ago 2,710 reads 14 comments

  23. Well-Rounded Oklahoma City Thunder Can Make Do in Russell Westbrook's Absence

    Everyone knows the cliche, "You don't know what you've got until it's gone." This doesn't really apply for the Oklahoma City Thunder in regard to their All-Star point guard Russell Westbrook , however...

    Jared Porter Written by Jared Porter about over 1 year ago 1,911 reads 0 comments

  24. Oklahoma City Thunder Remain Unbeaten on Their Home Court

    It's still pretty early in the season, but home-court advantage throughout the playoffs is beginning to look like a big deal for the Oklahoma City Thunder ...

    Jared Porter Written by Jared Porter about over 1 year ago 1,186 reads 0 comments

  25. Reggie Jackson, Jeremy Lamb Making Sense of the Infamous James Harden Trade

    The Oklahoma City Thunder are currently on an eight-game winning streak and have avenged all of their losses on the season...

    Jared Porter Written by Jared Porter about over 1 year ago 6,769 reads 15 comments