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Schedule doesn't get any easier for struggling Suns with Thunder up next

Kevin Durant said that he isn't scared of who his Oklahoma City Thunder just lost to.The team's next opponent certainly isn't scaring anybody these days.The visiting Thunder will be heavily favored Monday night to hand the free-falling Phoenix Suns an eighth straight defeat.Oklahoma City (38-14) fell 116-108 at Golden State in Saturday's matchup between top NBA contenders. Durant...
Via Fox Sports
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Thunder-Suns Preview

Kevin Durant said that he isn't scared of who his Oklahoma City Thunder just lost to. The team's next opponent certainly isn't scaring anybody these days. The visiting Thunder will be heavily favored Monday night to hand the free-falling Phoenix Suns an eighth straight defeat. Oklahoma City (38-14) fell 116-108 at Golden State in Saturday's matchup between top NBA contenders...
Via Associated Press
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Kevin Durant Or Russell Westbrook?

One of the most anticipated periods of free agency is coming up with Kevin Durant available. With that, the debate as to who is more valuable to the Oklahoma City Thunder, between Durant and Russell Westbrook, has heated up. The comparison comes down to Westbrook, one of the game's most dominant point guards, and Durant, one of the greatest scorers in the league. Both players...
Via The Sports Quotient
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Durant, Westbrook on loss to Warriors: We're not scared

All roads to the NBA Finals in the Western Conference go through the Golden State Warriors, and the Oklahoma City Thunder are once again being asked how they intend to get there. The Thunder lost at Golden State 116-108 on Saturday night, and that was despite a lot of things going their way. Kevin Durant and Russell Westbook were very good, Enes Kanter contributed a double-double...
Via Larry Brown Sports
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Oklahoma City changes the conversation in the West, especially Oakland

The Oklahoma City Thunder deserve the thanks and appreciation of the NBA community. They’ve just made this season infinitely more interesting. * The ability to witness greatness is truly a special thing. Seeing the Golden State Warriors march through the NBA with such beauty, skill and versatility is — verily — a privilege. We don’t often get to see Doctor Naismith’s game...
Via Crossover Chronicles
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Will the Oklahoma City Thunder lose Kevin Durant in July?

The end of Kevin Durant’s contract with the Oklahoma City Thunder is near, resulting in him being one of the most coveted free agents this summer. The extremely talented forward has a lot of options as there are many teams rumored to have interest in him. The Los Angeles Lakers, Los Angeles Clippers, Houston Rockets, and even the Golden State Warriors have all been included in...
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Russell Westbrook x Air Jordan XXX Make Space Commercial

Ahead of the big match between the Thunder and Warriors. OKC superstar Russell Westbrook stars in the latest Air Jordan XXX commercial as “the new big bang” according to his hype man. Better move before you get moved. A photo posted by Jordan (@jumpman23) on Jan 15, 2016 at 3:52pm PST The post Russell Westbrook x Air Jordan XXX Make Space Commercial appeared first on Hooped Up.
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Oklahoma City Thunder Rebrand Concept

Designer Tyler Zirger loves the Oklahoma City Thunder but hates they’re branding, so he decided to give them an identity overhaul. His goal was to create a better visual representation of the team more in line with the state and people they represent each night in the NBA. Mission accomplished! The post Oklahoma City Thunder Rebrand Concept appeared first on Hooped Up.
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Thunder Not Ruling Out Playing Kevin Durant At Center Against Warriors

The Oklahoma City Thunder had Serge Ibaka defending D.J. Augustin in one-on-one situations in practice on Friday ahead of their game against the Golden State Warriors. Billy Donovan didn't rule out having Kevin Durant play center as well. "I don’t know about that necessarily. I think we’ll have to see the way the game goes,” Donovan said. “Kevin is one of those guys, I...
Via RealGM
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If Kevin Durant can go to Warriors, he can go anywhere

It’s actually kind of surprising that it took this long. After all, before the season it seemed as if Kevin Durant’s looming free agency would be the story of the year. He’s a four-time scoring champion, a former MVP, still just 27 years old, probably the third-best player in the league. Maybe it’s because the explosive Warriors and their baby-faced assassin are all NBA...
Via The Comeback
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Will Kevin Durant Leave the Oklahoma City Thunder this Summer?

The rumors continue to swirl around potential free agent destinations for NBA star forward Kevin Durant. Durant realizes he will be one of the biggest headlines in the NBA this offseason. Durant does his best to keep his focus on this current season, but realizes the media and fans know what is on the horizon this summer. Durant stated, “It’s out of my control. Guys are going...
Via The Sports Journal
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Westbrooks stars again for Thunder in 117-114 win over Magic

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) Russell Westbrook posted his third straight triple-double with 24 points, a career-high 19 rebounds and 14 assists and the Oklahoma City Thunder held off the Orlando Magic 117-114 on Wednesday night. Kevin Durant hit a 3-pointer with a half-second left to cap a 37-point outing for Oklahoma City, which has won five straight and 12 of its last 13. Westbrook has...
Via Associated Press
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Lifetime making movie based on life of Kevin Durant’s ‘Real MVP’ mom

The mom who launched a thousand You’re The Real MVP memes is getting her own television movie. Lifetime has announced plans to make The Real MVP: The Wanda Pratt Story, based on the life of Kevin Durant’s mother Wanda Pratt. Production on the film is currently underway and it is scheduled to premiere on Mother’s Day, Sunday May 8, on Lifetime. Queen Latifah and Shakim...
Via Awful Announcing
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Magic-Thunder Preview

Nearing a showdown against the NBA's top team, the Oklahoma City Thunder could easily look past their next opponent. After all, they're on a roll while the Orlando Magic are in a prolonged slump and visiting a city where they haven't won in seven years. Still, the Magic have been anything but a pushover against the Western Conference, and the Thunder needed a near miracle to beat...
Via Associated Press
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Thunder Interested In Upgrading Wing Position At Deadline

The Oklahoma City Thunder have shown interest on the trade market for available wings. Courtney Lee or P.J. Tucker would represent upgrades at the position for the Thunder. Trade talks have not progressed to the serious stage yet for the Thunder. Oklahoma City isn't yet sure who will play down the stretch amongst Andre Roberson, Dion Waiters, Cameron Payne, Kyle Singler and Anthony Morrow.
Via RealGM
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook to the Los Angeles Lakers?

The Los Angeles Lakers and its fans are ready for something new. The struggles of leaning on their aging superstar is finally coming to a close and a bright future can be seen on the horizon. Following Kobe Bryant’s departure, the Lakers are going to look like a totally different team than what people are used to seeing. The rebuilding process has already begun by obtaining promising...
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma City Thunder in need of a more dominant inside presence

With Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook combining for a league leading 51.1 ppg this season, the Oklahoma City Thunder have high hopes for a deep playoff run. However, the lack of production from the power forward and center position is holding the Thunder back and may very well be what has delayed them from taking the next step. With Serge Ibaka struggling only averaging 13.0 ppg...
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Karl-Anthony Towns dunked all over Serge Ibaka

Karl-Anthony Towns has found his groove of late, and that continued into Wednesday night's game against the Thunder. The Timberwolves couldn't quite pull off the upset victory, falling 126-123 in an exciting game, but that was hardly because of Towns.The Wolves rookie went for 19 points, 13 boards and five assists, including this remarkable slam on Thunder shot-blocker and rim-protector...
Via Fox Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Thunder G Andre Roberson out at least 3 weeks

Oklahoma City Thunder shooting guard Andre Roberson will miss at least three weeks with a knee sprain sustained when Russell Westbrook tumbled into him during Sunday's game.The injury, reported by The Oklahoman, leaves the Thunder down two defensive-minded starters who complement the big three of Kevin Durant, Westbrook and Serge Ibaka. Center Steven Adams is also out likely at least...
Via Fox Sports
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma City Thunder Star Kevin Durant Drops 30 on Nuggets

The Oklahoma City Thunder faced the Denver Nuggets on Tuesday night and it was a big night for superstar forward Kevin Durant. He is one of the best scorers that the NBA has seen in quite some time and showed off his full arsenal of scoring against the Nuggets. Coming into the game, Durant had averaged 26.6 points, 7.9 rebounds and 4.4 assists per game. He shot 51.0 percent of his...
Via Crossover Chronicles
18 days ago  |  Discuss

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