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  • Last week was a big one for Duke basketball. The three freshman stars from this year’s national champion—Jahlil Okafor, Justise Winslow, and Tyus Jones—were all selected in the first round of Thursday’s NBA Draft. Senior guard Quinn Cook was not picked, but he will have an opportunity to show his skills for two of the top franchises in the league this summer, the Oklahoma ... read more...
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  • With just a day left before the NBA draft, rumors are swirling that the Thunder are trying to obtain an extra pick or move up  a few spots. Doing so won't be easy or cheap, which is why they're shopping Perry Jones III, Steve Novak and Jeremy Lamb, according to Chris Mannix of Sports Illustrated.Jones and Lamb have had flashes of promise, but they've mostly disappointed du... read more...
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  • “I wanna make you feel wanted,” is a lyric made famous by country singer Hunter Hayes. That song, “Wanted,” may also be NBA point guard Luke Ridnour’s current ballad of choice. After all, for the fourth time in a single week, the 34-year-old has been traded. Darnell Mayberry of The Oklahoman reports the Oklahoma City Thunder have shipped Ridnour to the Toronto Raptors in e... read more...
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  • Whether it’s a hoop in an NBA arena, at Rucker Park, or inside Dave and Buster’s, Kevin Durant can shoot on it, well. The Thunder star stopped by a Dave and Buster’s in California and made the day of a few lucky kids by shooting around with them on the “Super Shot” game. They were...Read More read more...
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  • The Oklahoma City Thunder are in a peculiar position this draft day.  They put together a very good season last year, so good in fact that many are surprised that a 45 and 37 record leads to a lottery pick in the draft. But a lottery pick they have, so that begs the question, what do the Oklahoma City Thunder need to do to return to the playoffs and win that elusive NBA ti... read more...
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  • Enes Kanter — the Oklahoma City Thunder’s top free agent — has plans to meet with the franchise in Chicago on July 1, the two sides targeting an early contract completion, league sources told RealGM. The Thunder and Kanter are expected to discuss three- and four-year contract sheets that could reach maximum-level money with incentives, sources told RealGM. For the organiza... read more...
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  • OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – MARCH 20: Dion Waiters #23 of the Oklahoma City Thunder dunks against the Atlanta Hawks on March 20, 2015 at the Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015 NBAE (Photo by Layne Murdoch Jr./NBAE via Getty Images) The ... read more...
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  • Jeremy Lamb has a high possibility of ending up in Charlotte As expected, the Oklahoma City Thunder are keep the fans anxious about the NBA Draft tonight. Not only have they not come clear about who they want to pick, but also are keeping private what they are doing with the 14th pick overall. However, it has been reported that General Manager Sam Presti has put three pla... read more...
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  • Billy Donovan has a huge task ahead of him.  That task involves trying to win Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook their first NBA championship.  To do so, many smaller tasks will need to be accomplished. One of those tasks was accomplished today.  Donovan hired one of his assistant coaches.  He made the decision was to hire Maurice Cheeks.  Cheeks has been a head coach in t... read more...
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  • Former Wildcat Marquis Teague will get another chance to prove his worth in the NBA. According to Vigilant Sports’ Scott Agness, Teague will play with the Oklahoma City Thunder in the NBA summer league. Marquis Teague will be with Oklahoma City for Summer League, per source. — Scott Agness (@ScottAgness) June 26, 2015 He will […] read more...
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  • Andre Roberson guards LeBron James With the NBA Draft coming up, I could only imagine how surreal it would be to be selected during the NBA Draft. Especially nowadays that there are only two rounds instead of 10 like there was back in 1974. Every aspiring basketball player dreams of the day they get to play in the NBA. From a basketball fan outside looking in, we don’t kn... read more...
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  • Stop me if you’ve heard this one before, but a former Kentucky Wildcat is about to get paid. This time it’s Enes Kanter. According to Shams Charania at RealGM, the Oklahoma City Thunder are prepared to offer the 23-year-old big man a three or four-year deal that could reach maximum level money after incentives. The […] read more...
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  • An eyewear company fronted by Oklahoma City Thunder superstar Russell Westbrook has announced a partnership with the NBA — the second collaboration between the league and the company — through which a limited series of team-inspired frames will be released in July. Westbrook Frames, a company co-owned by the dynamic point guard launched in 2014,...Read More The post Russel... read more...
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  • Russell Westbrook, like pretty much every sensibly minded person in the world, isn’t a big fan of cancer. The Oklahoma City Thunder superstar posted a photo on social media in which he’s rocking a shirt that makes his anti-cancer stance abundantly — and explicitly — clear. “F**k F**king Cancer.” Yep, that about says it all....Read More The post Russell Westbrook’s explicit... read more...
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  • In 2007 the Seattle Supersonics held the No. 2 overall pick in the NBA Draft. As they looked forward to the future, they traded Ray Allen and Glen Davis to the Boston Celtics for Jeff Green, the No. 5 overall pick. When Seattle traded Allen, they hoped to find a new franchise player with their No. 2 overall pick. They got what they wished for that year when the Portland Tr... read more...
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  • As one of the faces of the NBA, Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant is also one of the most grounded stars in the game. Coming off an injury-plagued 2014-15 campaign that saw him play just 27 games, Durant is expecting big things for himself next year. He also understands full well that he can’t be compared to the two-biggest stars on NBA’s biggest stage, LeBron Jam... read more...
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  • If he’s still available when the Thunder select 14th in this Thursday’s NBA Draft, Kelly Oubre Jr. would the ideal fit for Oklahoma City. Oubre has been slotted anywhere from 10-17 in most mock drafts, so it’s tough to say if he will be available. But, if he is, the Thunder should not hesitate to […] ... read more...
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  • With free agency and the draft just days away, it’s easy to focus on just the business side of basketball. It’s the part people try to ignore, as players are traded away with little thoroughfare and lives are changed forever. But you can still get a reminder about the friendships that are formed and that […] ... read more...
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  •   The KD8’s are here! Sneaker heads rejoice! Every kid who loved the NBA in the 90’s remembers saving up 100 bucks to buy their favorite players; shoe. You just had to have those Jordans, the Reebox Iversons, the Starburys, the Nike Uptempo Scottie Pippens with “Air” drawn down the side, and even the FILA […] ... read more...
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