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Kevin Durant & Monica Wright’s Engagement Ended Because Of Her Religious Beliefs

In January, I shared with you that Oklahoma City Thunder All-Star Kevin Durant and Minnesota Lynx star Monica Wright had broken off their engagement. Last week during the Lynx “Faith and Family night,” Monica shared that the reason for her break up with KD was because he wasn’t on the same page with her spiritually. She indicated that KD wasn’t willing to sacrifice his lifestyle...
Via Jocks and Stiletto Jill
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Thunder center Steven Adams wishes himself a happy birthday after everyone forgets

Happy Birthday, Steven Adams! The Oklahoma City Thunder center turned 21 on Sunday. To bad nobody remembered. At least, that's what Adams thought. The 7-footer from New Zealand took to Twitter to wish himself a happy birthday, and then responded to his own tweet. It is interesting to note, the official Thunder twitter page did not wish him a Happy B-Day until 5:55 p.m. EST, one...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Steven Adams wishes himself Happy Birthday on Twitter

For those of you who didn’t already figure out from the title of the post, Oklahoma City Thunder big man Steven Adams is celebrating his birthday today as he turned 21 years of age. Earlier today, Adams decided to wish himself a Happy Birthday on his Twitter account: On behalf of my followers, Happy birthday @RealStevenAdams — Steven Adams (@RealStevenAdams) July 20, 2014 A...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Megan Fox Admits Russell Westbrook Had Her Starstruck (Photos)

  Megan Fox is famous for her piercing blue eyes and raven hair and definitely has no trouble catching the attention of men around the globe. The actress was set to present at the Kids Choice Sports Awards with Oklahoma City Thunder Star Russell Westbrook, and even she had to admit that Westbrook had her feeling a little giddy and school-girlish. This is actually pretty daring...
Via BlackSportsOnline
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Why Josh Huestis might become the NBA's first domestic 'draft-and-stash' player

The Thunder announced late Friday afternoon that its NBA Development League affiliate, the Tulsa 66ers, will relocate in time for the 2014-15 season, joining their parent club in Oklahoma City. Even on a slow news day, the announcement barely made a ripple locally, never mind nationally. But the move could carry significant benefits to the Thunder from a basketball standpoint while...
Via Pro Sports Daily
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Kevin Durant shows off huge family reunion in Instagram photo

There are few things more fun than family reunions and today, Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant had a pretty big family reunion. The whole Durant clan gathered for a family photo and judging from the picture that was posted to Kevin Durant’s official Instagram account, plenty of people were in attendance: Hope the family reunion was fun, KD! *** Durant image courtesy of Getty Images
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Thunder’s youth gains more experience in Summer League

The contenders are going through their yearly turnovers, looking to find themselves and continue their dominance over the league. They are watching the other teams make moves to get closer to what they have. The Spurs and Thunder have stayed relatively quiet this summer as the Heat went through major changes and the Pacers saw a key piece to their puzzle leave. The Rockets tried...
Via Crossover Chronicles
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Megan Fox starstruck by 'gorgeous' Russell Westbrook

A couple days ago, Nickelodeon hosted the first ever Kids Choice Sports Awards and one individual present at the awards happened to be actress Megan Fox. Fox got the chance to present an award with Oklahoma City Thunder star guard Russell Westbrook and yesterday, she noted on her Facebook page that she was starstruck when she met him: I never get star struck but I got to present...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Sports x Fashion: Russell Westbrook Debuts Barneys New York Fashion Line

Not only does Russell Westbrook dominate the court as point guard for the Oklahoma City Thunder, now he is taking over the fashion world, too.  The accomplished athlete is working overtime creating a name for himself in the world of high fashion, and people are taking notice.  From sitting front row at New York Mercedez Benz Fashion Week with Anna Wintour, Editor-in-Chief of American...
Via All Sports Everything
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Russell Westbrook Clothing Line Now at Barney’s (Photos)

Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook is well-known for his colorful taste in fashion, which wouldn’t normally be pinned to the taste of your typical NBA player. Apparently it works for Westbrook, so much so that the Jordan Brand and Barney’s have teamed up to put Westbrook’s clothing line in Barney’s stores. Westbrook certainly stays busy in the fashion world, so...
Via BlackSportsOnline
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma City Thunder: Sebastian Telfair Contract Grade

Oklahoma City Thunder: Sebastian Telfair Contract Grade By Ciaran Mills: Staff Writer/Hoopstuff… Contract: 1 season, vet’s minimum. Sebastian Telfair officially announced his return to the NBA on Tuesday, when he signed with the Oklahoma City Thunder. It will be his 10th season in the Association, having played for 7 NBA teams already. He spent last year playing in China for...
Via HoopStuff
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Thunder GM not sweating summer of 2016

LAS VEGAS -- Remember that tweet from Kevin Durant four summers announcing his contract extension with Oklahoma City? How time flies when deals are done. Durant is the top dog on the 2016 wish list when his current contract is set expires. Franchises are already getting their ducks in a row for the chance to bid on the reigning MVP. John Wall is lobbying for KD to consider his hometown...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Westbrook has Jordan Brand collaboration with Barney's

Russell Westbrook is well-known for his, erhm, fearlessness when it comes to fashion. The Thunder point guard never fails to deliver when it comes to his wardrobe. So, it makes sense that Russell would be interested in creating his own clothing line and thanks to the fine folks at Jordan Brand and Barney’s, Westbrook can now say that he has his very own apparel. As GQ notes...
Via Next Impulse Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Wizards hire Kevin Durant’s high school assistant coach

Washington Wizards head coach Randy Wittman has filled the coaching vacancy left by the departure of Ryan Saunders with Kevin Durant’s old high school assistant coach, David Adkins. He will be the player development assistant coach. Adkins previously worked for Maryland’s women’s basketball team, which is an unusual job for a coach coming into the NBA. But his job before that...
Via DC Sports-Kings
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Thunder To Sign Grant Jerrett To Multi-Year Deal

Free agent Grant Jerrett has reached agreement on a multi-year contract to re-sign with the Oklahoma City Thunder, a league source told RealGM. Jerrett, a 6-foot-10 forward, played for the Thunder’s D-League team – the Tulsa 66ers – last season and had been a development priority for the organization. The Thunder declined the 2014-15 team option on Jerrett, opting to make him...
Via RealGM
7 days ago  |  Discuss
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