1. 5 Biggest Questions That Oklahoma City Thunder Have to Answer Next Season

    The Oklahoma City Thunder 's 2015-16 campaign is one filled with hope and high expectations, but there are still plenty of questions left to be answered...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 1 month ago 12,378 reads 20 comments

  2. Projecting the Position-by-Position Depth Chart for Oklahoma City Thunder

    Oklahoma City Thunder general manager Sam Presti spent the summer putting together arguably the deepest roster in franchise history. Now, it's up to new coach Billy Donovan to assign roles, allocate minutes and keep everybody happy...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 1 month ago 15,328 reads 41 comments

  3. Kevin Durant's Return Is Just What the NBA Needs in 2015-16

    After displaying the depth of its young talent last season, the NBA will get a boost from the return of the sport's second-best player, Kevin Durant ...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 1 month ago 62,744 reads 186 comments

  4. 5 Biggest Things We're Looking Forward to from Kevin Durant's Return

    The biggest story going into the 2015-16 campaign is the return of Kevin Durant after a season derailed by three foot surgeries and 55 missed games...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 1 month ago 37,886 reads 164 comments

  5. Why Enes Kanter Could Become the NBA's Highest-Paid Sixth Man

    After signing a four-year, $70 million contract, Enes Kanter is on a path to become the NBA 's highest-paid sixth man. Despite his offensive prowess, his defensive shortcomings make him a tough sell in the Oklahoma City Thunder 's starting lineup...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 1 month ago 20,107 reads 99 comments

  6. Is Kevin Durant Still the NBA's Second-Best Player Behind LeBron James?

    For most of his career, Kevin Durant has been widely recognized as the second-best player in basketball behind LeBron James...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 1 month ago 100,835 reads 709 comments

  7. Oklahoma City Thunder Are Ready to Compete After Underrated Offseason

    The Oklahoma City Thunder didn't have to make a big splash in free agency to build a championship-caliber team. They just didn't have that many needs...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 1 month ago 6,939 reads 9 comments

  8. Kevin Durant's Return Won't Stunt Russell Westbrook's Growth Next Season

    There are plenty of reasons for Russell Westbrook to be concerned about next season, but the return of Kevin Durant shouldn't be one of them...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 1 month ago 14,262 reads 81 comments

  9. Biggest Takeaways from Oklahoma City Thunder 2015 Summer League

    For a team built almost exclusively through the draft, the summer league is the first chance to see its handiwork in action...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 1 month ago 10,972 reads 16 comments

  10. Oklahoma City Thunder Have No Reason To Budge In Enes Kanter Contract Standoff

    The Oklahoma City Thunder 's last order of business in free agency is securing a new deal for Enes Kanter ...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 1 month ago 20,230 reads 45 comments

  11. Dion Waiters Entering Critical Contract Season with Oklahoma City Thunder

    Dion Waiters will enter the 2015-16 season hoping to secure a new contract next summer and maintain a future with the Oklahoma City Thunder ...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 1 month ago 11,693 reads 45 comments

  12. Kyle Singler's Contract Leaves Oklahoma City Thunder Without Wiggle Room

    With a deep roster and limited cap space, the Oklahoma City Thunder weren't going to be major players in free agency to begin with...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 1 month ago 13,804 reads 51 comments

  13. Enes Kanter Not Worth Reported Asking Price For Oklahoma City Thunder

    The Oklahoma City Thunder would be making a costly mistake if they give in to the reported contract demands of restricted free agent Enes Kanter ...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 2 months ago 46,943 reads 109 comments

  14. Why Cameron Payne Can Become the Latest Oklahoma City Thunder Draft Steal

    Oklahoma City Thunder general manager Sam Presti has a knack for coming up with draft-day steals, and 2015 first-round pick Cameron Payne should be the latest one...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 2 months ago 24,913 reads 50 comments

  15. Why Oklahoma City Thunder Should Explore Trade for Anthony Bennett

    The Oklahoma City Thunder should take a chance on salvaging the career of Minnesota Timberwolves forward Anthony Bennett . While the former No...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 2 months ago 29,802 reads 79 comments

  16. Report-Card Grades for the Oklahoma City Thunder 2015 NBA Draft

    The Oklahoma City Thunder resisted the urge to make a big splash at the 2015 NBA draft. Instead, the team left the Barclays Center with the player it reportedly promised to take ...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 2 months ago 18,484 reads 10 comments

  17. Oklahoma City Thunder Rumors: Buying or Selling Gossip Ahead of 2015 NBA Draft

    The weeks leading up to the NBA draft are typically a time of rumors, gossip and anticipation. While the Oklahoma City Thunder haven't generated as much buzz as some of the other ...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 2 months ago 20,686 reads 39 comments

  18. The Oklahoma City Thunder's Championship Window Remains Wide Open

    Despite finishing a season that fell just short of a playoff berth, the Oklahoma City Thunder 's championship window remains open going forward. Assuming Kevin Durant and Co...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 2 months ago 20,489 reads 112 comments

  19. 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 2 months ago 18,637 reads 36 comments

  20. Dwyane Wade Would Be the NBA's Most Fascinating Free Agent on 2015 Open Market

    If he opts out of his current deal, which is the overwhelming expectation, the Miami Heat 's Dwyane Wade would become the most fascinating free agent to watch this summer...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 3 months ago 83,818 reads 241 comments

  21. Stanley Johnson Is the Answer to Oklahoma City Thunder's Small Forward Problem

    The Oklahoma City Thunder lack a legitimate backup small forward to superstar Kevin Durant and have very few players who can make an impact at both ends of the court...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 3 months ago 14,295 reads 50 comments

  22. New York Knicks Could Go Any Direction at the 2015 NBA Draft

    The New York Knicks may not have walked out of the NBA draft lottery with a top-three pick, but they did end up with a nice consolation prize: power. With many needs and plenty of potential directions to go in, the team's selection with the No...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 3 months ago 64,310 reads 229 comments

  23. Potential Trade-Down Targets for Oklahoma City Thunder During the 2015 NBA Draft

    Who could the Oklahoma City Thunder target if they decide to trade down from the No. 14 overall pick in this month's NBA draft? Unlike most teams picking in the lottery, the ...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 3 months ago 20,407 reads 42 comments

  24. 3 Under-the-Radar 2015 NBA Free Agents for Oklahoma City Thunder to Pursue

    The Oklahoma City Thunder have never been known for making a huge splash in free agency, and this summer shouldn't be any different...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 3 months ago 15,497 reads 15 comments

  25. Why Anthony Morrow Should Start for Oklahoma City Thunder Next Season

    When the Oklahoma City Thunder open next season, Anthony Morrow should be the team's starting shooting guard...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 3 months ago 18,065 reads 67 comments