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Observational nuggets from the Thunder's 115-103 loss to the Grizzlies

This blog on the Thunder’s 115-103 loss to the Grizzlies is an homage to those who came before me.

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Thunder claims former OSU guard Jawun Evans off waivers

The Thunder announced Monday it added former Oklahoma State guard Jawun Evans off waivers.

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Thunder previews 7-man rotation

Billy Donovan said he’ll judge the length of his rotations on a game-by-game basis in the final nine games of the season.

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Schroder fully participates in practice Sunday

Dennis Schroder rolled his ankle in the fourth quarter of the Thunder’s 116-109 win at Toronto Friday.

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OKC Blue enters playoffs Tuesday

The Blue won the Midwest Division to claim an automatic playoff berth.

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Observational nuggets from the Thunder's 116-109 win against the Raptors

This blog on the Thunder's 116-109 win against the Raptors is an homage to those who came before me.

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Revival against the Raptors

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Kevin Durant's 'adopted brother' killed in Atlanta shooting

Clifford Dixon, a childhood friend of former Thunder forward Kevin Durant, was shot and killed outside of a metro Atlanta bar...

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Thunder to play Mavericks in Tulsa preseason game

The Thunder is returning to Tulsa for the preseason.

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Ripped by the Raptors

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Serge Ibaka will be at Collison's number retirement thanks to 'perfect' timing

It took a couple days after Serge Ibaka’s fight with Cleveland’s Marquese Chris for Ibaka to actually pull up Toronto’s...

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The Thunder seems headed for eighth place in the West

The Thunder is headed in the wrong direction as the regular season nears completion

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Noel able to do 'light work' in Thunder practice

Thunder coach Billy Donovan said he didn’t expect to find out Noel’s availability for Wednesday’s game against Toronto until...

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Steven Adams on mass shooting in New Zealand: 'They need the support, not me'

In an NBA locker room across the world from his native New Zealand, Steven Adams feels the suffering of his countrymen.

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Zoned out against the Heat

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Thunder has missed Westbrook's offense when he's sat

The Thunder held up well early in the season when Westbrook was sidelined; will that happen tonight?

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Offensive exposure against the Warriors

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Offense was awful for the Thunder against Golden State

Thunder makes less than 33 percent of its 2-pointers vs. Golden State, and you know what that means

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Kevin Durant to miss Thunder-Warriors due to ankle contusion

In the final matchup between the Thunder and Warriors this season, there will be no Kevin Durant.

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Western Conference seeding two through eight figures to be wild

Thunder has scheduling advantage down the stretch

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Report: Jazz issues second ban for fan who called Westbrook 'boy'

The Jazz have banned the fan who called Russell Westbrook “boy” in Game 4 of last season’s first round playoff series against...

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Thunder Buddies podcast: An OKC collapse in Indy

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Cutting down the Nets

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Utah Jazz permanently bans fan, Russell Westbrook fined $25,000 for verbal altercation

The Utah Jazz announced Tuesday afternoon that it has placed a permanent ban on the fan who was involved in a verbal...

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Fans don't have carte blanche to say anything

Jazz fan and Westbrook get into it, and it's not Westbrook's fault

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Observational nuggets from the Thunder's 98-89 win against the Jazz

This blog on the Thunder's 98-89 win against the Jazz is an homage to those who came before me.

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Russell Westbrook and Jazz fan get in heated exchange

Thunder players call for increased protection from fans.

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Thunder Buddies podcast: A drama-filled night in Salt Lake City

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Thunder signs Deonte Burton to NBA contract

The Thunder finally gave two-way player Deonte Burton a guarantee.

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Paul George fined for criticism of officiating

Paul George’s extended critique covered more than just Friday’s game, in which the Clippers took 46 free throws and the...

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Assessing a foul-happy back-to-back for OKC

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Elbow by George, offensive goaltending by Nurkic ruled incorrect non-calls in L2M

The NBA Officiating Last Two Minute Report for the Thunder’s 129-121 overtime win at Portland Thursday identified five...

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No secret why Thunder is 4-0 vs. Blazers this season

Thunder makes Lillard and McCollum work for their shots

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Markieff Morris watched OU eliminate Kansas from title contention

The 8 p.m. start for Kansas at Oklahoma Tuesday gave Thunder forward Markieff Morris time to turn on the game after OKC's...

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Lakers' slump leaves LeBron looking dejected

30-35 Lakers are 6.5 games out of the playoff line, so this is a lost season for LeBron

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Paul George returns and so does the struggle

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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OKC is in third place in the West, but the schedule gets tougher

Projections show that the Thunder, Blazers, Jazz, Rockets and Clippers all could finish tightly bunched

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Hamidou Diallo's time with the Blue increases

The Thunder announced that it had assigned Hamidou Diallo to its G League affiliate Monday.

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Amidst shooting struggles, Schroder has turnaround fourth quarter

On Sunday, Schroder’s scoring woes continued. But in the fourth quarter he turned an inconsistent game into a strong finish in...

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Thunder offense has cratered without Paul George

Thunder survives the shell of the Grizzlies, rallying from a 13-point deficit midway through the fourth quarter

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Breaking the slump against the Grizzlies

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Missing Paul George Round 2 against the Spurs

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Paul George out against the Spurs with right shoulder soreness

SAN ANTONIO – Paul George sat on the scorer’s table with a smile on his face and an ice bag wrapped around his right shoulder....

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Historically the Thunder's record out of the break doesn't reveal much

The Thunder’s 108-104 loss to the 76ers Thursday was its third in four games out of the All-Star break, marking the first time...

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Foul or play defense? Did Donovan choose wrong?

The Thunder was in a tough spot with 28 seconds left and no timeouts, down two points to Philadelphia

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Missing Paul George against the Sixers

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Could Diallo return to the rotation against Sixers?

Thunder is short of wings vs. Philadelphia, so Donovan should take this chance to find out how the young players are developing

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Thunder forward Paul George ruled out against 76ers

The Thunder will be without its leading scorer on Thursday.

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Berry Tramel: Five Cyclone teammates enjoying NBA adventure

Of the 2015-16 Iowa State basketball team, five have made the NBA, despite no first-round draft picks.

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Can the Thunder take ‘The Streak’ against the 76ers to 20?

The Thunder has an unprecedented streak going against the 76ers.

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Why can't the Thunder beat the Nuggets?

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Observational nuggets from the Thunder's 121-112 loss against the Nuggets

This blog on the Thunder's 121-112 loss against the Nuggets is a homage to those before me.

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Could Felton give Thunder some wing depth?

Donovan used three point guards vs. Denver because that's the way the Nuggets play, but could Raymond Felton help against other...

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Westbrook calls for more protection from fans

With three minutes left in the third quarter, Russell Westbrook walked up the sideline to inbound the ball, and a young fan...

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Andre Roberson has progressed to shooting the ball

Billy Donovan reiterated Tuesday that he does not have a timetable for Andre Roberson’s return, but the team is optimistic that...

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Markieff Morris on acclimation: Don't 'force things'

Morris’ signing with the Thunder marked the second time in his career that he has changed teams in the middle of the season. He...

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Sixers will play without Joel Embiid, Boban Marjanovic against Thunder Thursday

The Thunder's record winning streak against Philadelphia has a good chance of getting extended to 20 on Thursday.

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Thunder's Patrick Patterson names winners of student film contest

On the same day as the Oscars, Patrick Patterson's partnership with deadCenter Film Festival culminated in a student film...

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Assessing OKC's up-and-down game against the Kings

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Thunder celebrates Black History Month by learning about the Black Fives

As the founder of an organization that seeks to, as its mission statement says, “research, preserve, showcase, and teach” the...

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Outlasting the Jazz

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Morris twins have had remarkably similar careers

Marcus Morris was considered the better player at Kansas, then Markieff was considered better early in their pro careers, but...

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Paul George: 'My only concern is for Zion' Williamson

Williamson left 36 seconds into Duke’s game against North Carolina after blowing out the side of his right shoe and suffering...

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Which set of twins is the NBA's best ever?

Four notable set of twins have dotted the NBA, and the Thunder now has ties to half of them

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Why does the NBA go dark for several days in February?

The NBA could own the slow sports month of February if it would just move the All-Star Game

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Thunder signs Markieff Morris

The Thunder has officially signed free agent Markieff Morris, the team announced Wednesday.

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Thunder has tough foes but lots of home games down the stretch

If the Thunder schedule conducive to catching Denver? Not really, but the Nuggets have a tough road, too

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How the Thunder can jump the Nuggets in the standings

The Thunder (37-20) sits in third place in the Western Conference, two games back of the Nuggets (39-18). On Tuesday, the two...

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Thunder could finish top-10 in defensive and offensive rating

After a breakout offensive performance in January, the Thunder’s offensive rating has jumped up to 110.4, which would have...

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Thunder Buddies podcast (All-Star Edition Part 2): Wrapping up the weekend, looking ahead

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Patrick Patterson announces engagement on Instagram

Looks like Patrick Patterson is having a great All-Star break.

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Russell Westbrook can reach more triple-double history

Russell Westbrook is leading the NBA in triple-doubles and has a shot of matching his single-season triple-double record of 42.

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Can Morris play on the perimeter for the Thunder?

Morris figures to cut into Patrick Patterson's playing time, but if Morris and Patterson could play together, the Thunder might...

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A closer look at three unique Thunder pregame ‘handshakes’

Before every game, the Thunder has a collection of handshake moments that could be the most unique in the NBA:

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Berry Tramel: When keeping records, don't be contrary to fact

You can have OKC-only records and you can have Thunder franchise records that include Seattle, and that's only historically...

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Thunder Buddies podcast (All-Star Edition Part 1) – Hamidou Diallo Dunkfest

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Thunder rookie Hamidou Diallo wins 2019 Slam Dunk Contest

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – “This is too easy. I need the biggest person in the building.”

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VIDEO: Trae Young falls in NBA Skills Challenge final round on Jayson Tatum's halfcourt shot

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Trae Young looked like he was coasting to a 2-for-2 start in his first NBA All-Star Weekend. Then, Jayson...

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Kevin Durant says relationship with Russell Westbrook was never 'in a bad place'

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant aren't on the same team during All-Star Weekend, but Durant is taking up...

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For Paul George, this All-Star Weekend – this season – is a little different

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Paul George was already at the podium when he was noticed by maybe the youngest person at the Bojangles...

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Thunder Buddies podcast: OKC looks ready for the All-Star break in NOLA

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Russell Westbrook passes Gary Payton to become franchise all-time leading scorer

Russell Westbrook paced the Thunder with 44 points in the OKC’s 131-122 loss to the Pelicans Thursday.

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Report: Thunder to sign veteran forward Markieff Morris

The Thunder has reportedly added what could be a key rotation player come playoff time.

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VIDEO: Russell Westbrook talks Kevin Durant and more on Kevin Hart's web series

Russell Westbrook has opened up again, this time in a cold tub.

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Jazz center, Edmond native Ekpe Udoh launches agricultural partnership with OSU-OKC

Ekpe Udoh is all about healthy eating. It’s why the Edmond native and Utah Jazz center was back in Oklahoma City this week for...

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Berry Tramel: Lakers, Pelicans both hurt by Anthony Davis' public trade request

Keeping things private would have better served the Lakers, the Pelicans and probably Davis himself

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Thunder signs Scotty Hopson and Richard Solomon to 10-day contracts

Scotty Hopson and Richard Solomon both traveled with the Thunder to New Orleans for its last game before the All-Star break.

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Seems clear: Clippers just wanted out from under Griffin's contract

With two blockbuster trades the last two winters, the Clippers are trying to set themselves up for free agency, all at...

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Report: Thunder to sign Scotty Hopson to a 10-day contract

The Thunder is reportedly planning to sign Oklahoma City Blue guard/forward Scotty Hopson to a 10-day contract, giving OKC...

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Russell Westbrook reflects on life, criticism of his game

More often than not, Russell Westbrook opts for brevity in his media sessions, but Wednesday was different.

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Assessing the Thunder's post-All-Star break roster options

Deonte Burton's strong play is a good problem to have if you’re Thunder general manager Sam Presti.

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Dennis Schroder announces his child's birth on Instagram

The Year of the Baby continues for the Oklahoma City Thunder.

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Report: Thunder plans to sign Richard Solomon to 10-day contract

The Thunder plans to promote OKC Blue forward Richard Solomon, signing him to a 10-day contract with the Thunder, according to...

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Assessing a record-setting night against the Blazers

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Lots of history by Westbrook & George, and it just missed being a little more

George joins Westbrook in the triple double brigade, becoming just the 10th teammates to do so in the same game

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Westbrook and George both record triple doubles in victory over Portland

Raymond Felton and Dionte Burton also key the Thunder's victory over the Trail Blazers

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Thunder without Jerami Grant, Dennis Schroder against Portland

The Thunder was expecting to miss Jerami Grant on Monday. It will be without Dennis Schroder as well.

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Observational nuggets from the Thunder's 117-112 win against the Rockets

This blog on the Thunder's 117-112 win against the Rockets is an homage to those before me.

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Thunder Buddies podcast: An all-time rally against the Rockets

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Thunder at Rockets: Three things to know about OKC's 117-112 win against Houston

Three things from the Thunder’s big 117-112 comeback win against the Rockets on Saturday.

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Thunder waives Alex Abrines after three seasons

The Thunder waived veteran guard Alex Abrines on Saturday, ending his three-year tenure with the team after missing a sizable...

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Summer League experiment pays off for Ferguson

When the Thunder made Terrance Ferguson a facilitator in Summer League, his statistics immediately suffered for it. But halfway...

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Could the Thunder's search for help come from within?

With no trade, and with the buyout market already drying up, perhaps the Thunder's search for roster help comes from the roster...

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Trade rumors took their toll on Grizzlies

While much of the NBA stressed out over possible trades, the Thunder relaxed, knowing no deal was likely

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Gashing the Grizzlies ... eventually

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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George and Westbrook selected to Team Giannis

It took a trade, but Paul George and Russell Westbrook will both play for Team Giannis in the All-Star game.

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Thunder turns to buyout market after silent trade deadline

As a flurry of moves fired off in the final hour before the NBA’s trade deadline on Thursday, the Thunder was not a part of the...

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Schroder continues to give Thunder scoring bursts

In each of the Thunder’s past five games, Schroder has gone through scoring sprees of 10-plus points in 12 minutes or less.

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Sixers fortify tremendous starting lineup

Sixers go all in on winning the Eastern Conference, while the Clippers say never mind to making the Western Conference playoffs

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Diallo plans to go 'new school' in dunk contest

Diallo remained secretive about his approach to the 2019 AT&T Slam Dunk Wednesday, the day after the NBA announced him as...

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Schroder OKC's best bench player since James Harden

The competition is fierce, but Schroder hanging in with the NBA's best sixth men

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Thunder Buddies podcast: A Magic sweep for OKC

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Paul George talks Anthony Davis, player power in the NBA with trade deadline looming

The last week in the NBA has been a whirlwind leading up to Thursday’s trade deadline. What it’s also shown is unprecedented...

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Thunder Buddies podcast: The streak ends in Boston

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Smart's 3-pointers help lift Boston past OKC

Smart was fantastic in his first two games against the Thunder a few years ago, and he returned to that level of play Sunday.

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Report: Thunder interested in Knicks guard Wesley Matthews

With three days until the Feb. 7 trade deadline, the Thunder's name is starting to pop up.

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Travel blog: watching the Patriots win the Super Bowl in a Boston pub

I was in Boston to cover the Thunder’s 134-129 loss to the Celtics, a matinee that lacked defense ahead of a Super Bowl that...

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Observational nuggets from the Thunder's 134-129 loss to the Celtics

This blog on the Thunder's 134-129 loss to the Celtics is an homage to those before me.

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Three quick takeaways from the Thunder's 134-129 loss to the Celtics

Three quick takeaways from the Thunder's 134-129 loss to the Celtics

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Thunder's Abdel Nader out at Celtics

Thunder wing Abdel Nader is out for the Thunder’s game at Boston Sunday with an illness, according to OKC coach Billy Donovan.

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Paul George cool against the Heat

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Thunder trades Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot, cash to Bulls for second-round pick

MIAMI – With less than a week until the NBA trade deadline, the first domino has fallen for the Thunder.

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Kristaps Porzingis trade could affect Thunder

Wesley Matthews could become a Thunder target if the Knicks buy out his contract

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Russell Westbrook sets OKC franchise record with eighth All-Star Game selection

MIAMI – Russell Westbrook is going to the NBA All-Star Game.

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Thunder looking to refocus on defensive rebounding

MIAMI – The Thunder’s success in defensive rebounding has been sporadic this season.

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Steven Adams, Terrance Ferguson practice leading into game against Heat

MIAMI – It didn't look like Steven Adams' right ankle was bothering him.

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Most fans, but not all, want Durant to stay away

The bitter feelings toward Durant have not subsided in Oklahoma City

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Is Dennis Schroder a second-half player?

ORLANDO – Dennis Schroder comes alive in the second half of games.

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The next steps for Alex Abrines in his return to the Thunder

ORLANDO – The Thunder players gave short, succinct answers when asked about Alex Abrines.

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Ousting Orlando with a lot of magic

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Schroder outshines even Paul George vs. Orlando

Schroder has been lighting up opponents in the second half of January games, and Orlando was a prime example Tuesday night

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Alex Abrines returns to the court in Thunder's win over Magic

ORLANDO – A surprise substitution made his way into the Thunder-Magic game on Tuesday.

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UPDATE: Steven Adams, Terrance Ferguson out against the Magic

ORLANDO – The Thunder will be down two starters against the Magic on Tuesday.

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Berry Tramel: Most NBA Finals teams are good on both sides of the ball

Thunder's offensive improvement is good news for OKC's playoff prospects

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OKC hotel inspires movie starring Kyrie Irving

According to ESPN, Imagine Entertainment plans to approach the project as a satirical horror film based on a Players’ Tribune...

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Budenholzer showed Presti the ropes

As a 23-year-old intern, Presti was guided through his early San Antonio days by the guy who now coaches Milwaukee

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Assessing the Thunder’s (long) shot to get Anthony Davis

Let’s look at what we do know and how the Thunder qualifies or doesn’t in the race for AD.

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Giving NBA teams a heads-up is a gift from superstars

Leaving without warning can be a major blow to NBA franchises; Davis gives New Orleans the chance to get something for his...

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Besting the Bucks

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Paul George keys Thunder victory over Milwaukee

Defense on the Greek Freak key as the Thunder beats Milwaukee 118-112

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Report: Kevin Durant coming to Nick Collison's jersey retirement

Kevin Durant plans to be in Oklahoma City to honor a Thunder great.

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Thunder not much better against sub-par teams

It became a mantra even if it wasn’t meant to be last season. The trio of Russell Westbrook, Carmelo Anthony and Paul George...

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Pushing past the Pelicans

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Thunder sloppy in win over New Orleans

Does the Thunder play down to the competition? It seems so

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Paul George voted an NBA All-Star Game starter

Paul George is going to the NBA All-Star Game as a starter.

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Paul George sends out prayers for Victor Oladipo, sympathy for his former team

Victor Oladipo was on the floor holding his right knee in a game against the Raptors when the responses started pouring in from...

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Paul George continuing his MVP case with stellar play

In the last two months, George has been arguably the league’s best all-around player.

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Burning the Blazers

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Ferguson, Patterson key Thunder 3-point turnaround

Thunder has climbed to 25th in NBA 3-point shooting, which is a big improvement from last place

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Three things to know about OKC's 123-114 win over Portland

A look at the Thunder's 123-111 win against the Blazers.

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Russell Westbrook renews feud with Damian Lillard

Who knows the genesis of Westbrook's chip on his shoulder vs. Portland, but it's very much real?

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Kicking the Knicks

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Observations from the Thunder's win against the Knicks

This blog on the Thunder's 127-109 win against the Knicks is an homage to those before me.

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Terrible week for OU and OSU basketball teams

Sooners and Cowboys each go 0-2 and drop into the bottom tier of the Big 12

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Thunder activates Alex Abrines in New York

Alex Abrines is available for the Thunder's game against the the Knicks, but according to Thunder coach Billy Donovan, he will...

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Observational nuggets from the Thunder's 117-115 win against the Sixers

This blog on the Thunder's 117-115 win against the Sixers is an homage to those before me.

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Surviving the Sixers

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Thunder slump is the worst in OKC history

The Thunder slump continues. Five losses in six games. Porous defense. Lackadaisical play. Upset defeats.

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Where's the D? OKC still searching after loss to Lakers

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Thunder's George, Westbrook, Adams hold places in NBA All-Star fan voting

The Thunder trio of Russell Westbrook, Paul George and Steven Adams have maintained their positions in NBA All-Star voting...

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Nerlens Noel passes concussion protocol

Thunder center Nerlens Noel has passed the NBA-mandated concussion protocol and will be available for the Thunder’s home game...

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Alex Abrines, Nerlens Noel back in Thunder practice

Coming off one of its worst losses of the season in Atlanta, the Thunder received some good news on Wednesday.

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Thunder Buddies podcast: An energy deficiency in ATL

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Hawks torch the Thunder reserves

When Paul George and Steven Adams sit, the Thunder is in trouble

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Observational nuggets from the Thunder's 142-126 loss at Atlanta

This blog on the Thunder's 142-126 loss in Atlanta Tuesday is more like one observational nugget put under a microscope.

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PG13 leads Rudy Gobert in ESPN voting

Thunder seems capable of winning few awards, but defensive player of the year is within George's reach

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Donovan: Roberson is 'not anywhere near playing'

Roberson ruptured his patellar tendon on Jan. 27, but he experienced a second setback six and a half weeks ago, when an MRI on...

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Thunder Buddies podcast: OKC gets even with the Spurs

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Thunder will retire Collison's number

Nick Collison’s number retirement ceremony is scheduled for March 20, when OKC takes on Toronto at Chesapeake Energy Arena.

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VIDEO: Steven Adams promotes smashing steaks in Oklahoma beef commercial

Who better to promote Oklahoma beef than one of the biggest athletes in the state?

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Observational nuggets from the Thunder's 154-147 loss against the Spurs

This blog on the Thunder's 154-147 loss against the Spurs is an homage to those before me.

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Thunder Buddies podcast: A controversial classic in San Antonio

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Is Ferguson turning into a shooter?

Ferguson has been a valuable defender for the Thunder, but two straight games he's become an offensive force

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Paul George debuts new PG3 sneakers against Spurs

Paul George's signature Nike shoe has become one of the most popular in the world among NBA players, and fans. His latest...

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TLC would help defense for the Thunder bench

Abdel Nader gave the Thunder bench an offensive boost, but maybe it's time to shore up the defense

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Paul George makes big surge, Russell Westbrook, Steven Adams create distance in latest NBA All-Star Voting returns

Paul George has made a surge in NBA All-Star voting. Russell Westbrook is creating distance. So is Steven Adams, still in the...

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Talking Thunder with TV analyst Antonio Daniels

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Berry Tramel: Only seven teams have a winning record against OKC over the last three seasons

Thunder has the NBA's sixth-best record over the last three seasons

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Noel is diagnosed with a concussion

After taking two blows to the head in a fall Tuesday night, Nerlens Noel has been diagnosed with a concussion, and tests ruled...

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Different night, same issue for OKC's rebounding

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Nick Collison returns to Thunder for part-time job helping Sam Presti, team

Mr. Thunder himself returned to Chesapeake Energy Arena for Tuesday's game.

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Thunder center Nerlens Noel stretchered off against Minnesota in third quarter

With 5:16 left in the third quarter against Minnesota on Tuesday, Thunder center Nerlens Noel was taken out of the game on a...

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Is Ryan Saunders the youngest NBA coach of the last 40 years?

When the NBA used player-coaches, 20somethings often led teams, but those days are gone

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Alex Abrines joins Billy Donovan on the practice court after shootaround Tuesday

Alex Abrines has missed seven games, first designated as out with an illness and then for a personal matter. He was a late...

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Assessing the Thunder's worst game of the season

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Pushing past Portland

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Observational nuggets from the Thunder's 111-109 win against the Trail Blazers

This blog on the Thunder's 111-109 win against the Blazers is an homage to those before me.

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Observational nuggets from the Thunder's 107-100 win against the Lakers

This blog on the Thunder's 107-100 win against the Lakers is an homage to those before me.

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Thunder defense is strong; offense a work in progress

Thunder even holding its own from the 3-point line, as long as you account for defense

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Russell Westbrook, Paul George and Steven Adams rank high in first NBA All-Star Voting returns

Can the Thunder get three players to the NBA All-Star Game in February?

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Playing the Lakers a song at Staples

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George: the officiating was 'weird'

Paul George was issued a technical foul after slapping the backboard in the Thunder's 107-100 win over the Lakers Wednesday.

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Paul George returns to L.A. with Thunder

Westbrook and George had been fielding questions about why George had chosen to stay in Oklahoma City since his announcement in...

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Russell Westbrook, Jordan Brand unveil new Why Not Zer0.2 shoes

Back in his hometown of Los Angeles, what better time for Russell Westbrook to unveil the second edition of his on-court...

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Westbrook bounces back in back-to-back

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L2M supports officials

The findings of the report, which the league released Monday, were in complete contrast with Thunder forward Paul George's...

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Wrapping up Westbrook's woeful shooting month

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Paul George critical of officiating in final two minutes of Thunder's loss to Mavericks

DALLAS – Paul George will be keeping an eye on the NBA's Last Two Minute Report on Monday. Probably his wallet, too.

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Burton scores game-winner for Blue

Burton scored the Blue’s last four points in a 106-102 win over the Canton Charge Saturday, on a night when he bounced back...

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Schroder and Westbrook scorch the Suns

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Thunder forward Paul George upgraded to probable against Mavericks

DALLAS – The Thunder has upgraded Paul George to probable for Sunday's game against the Mavericks after the All-Star missed his...

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Thunder's Abdel Nader due for a breakout due to his work behind the scenes

PHOENIX – Two games in a row. Abdel Nader mentioned it playfully before reporters started their questions, almost in disbelief...

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Paul George, Alex Abrines ruled out against the Suns

PHOENIX – For the first time this season, the Thunder will be without Paul George.

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Thunder to sign forward Donte Grantham to two-way contract

The Thunder will sign OKC Blue forward Donte Grantham to a two-way contract, The Oklahoman confirmed Thursday, after opening a...

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Alex Abrines misses Thunder practice due to illness

Abrines missed the Thunder’s 113-109 loss at Houston Tuesday with a stomach bug. He will be re-evaluated to determine his...

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Thunder Buddies podcast: OKC in the spirit of giving against the Rockets

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L2M report identifies four incorrect non-calls in Thunder's loss to Timberwolves

Per the NBA Officiating Last Two Minute Report, Minnesota’s Karl-Anthony Towns got away with two fouls, and OKC’s Jerami Grant...

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Alex Abrines still believes the next one is going in. So does Russell Westbrook

HOUSTON – The saying goes “shooters keep shooting.” Thunder coach Billy Donovan has reinforced Alex Abrines with that. So has...

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Paul George named Western Conference Player of the Week

Thunder forward Paul George was named the NBA's Western Conference Player of the Week on Monday, the first time he's received...

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Topped by the T-Wolves

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Thunder Buddies podcast: OKC living on the edge in SLC

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Thunder center Steven Adams doesn't care about being in the All-Star conversation

SALT LAKE CITY – The holiday season means NBA All-Star voting is here. Don’t count on Steven Adams paying attention.

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Dennis Schroder, Raymond Felton back with the Thunder after suspension

SALT LAKE CITY – Dennis Schroder said he was able to get a workout in during his one-game suspension in Sacramento. There’s...

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VIDEO: Steven Adams plays 'Elf on the Shelf' in Budweiser commercial

You've heard of Elf on the Shelf. How about Kiwi on the Shelf?

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Hield 14th in all-time NBA 3-point shooting

Hield lights up the Thunder, and he's been doing that routinely, but he's also doing it against most NBA teams

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Thunder Buddies podcast: No Schroder, no problem against the Kings

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Observational nuggets from the Thunder's 132-113 win over the Kings

This blog on the Thunder’s 132-113 win over the Kings is an homage to those before me, but I'm adding a twist.

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NBA suspends Dennis Schroder, Raymond Felton one game for Thunder-Bulls altercation

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The Thunder will be without Dennis Schroder and Raymond Felton on Wednesday against the Kings, as each...

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Westbrook started melee vs. Chicago

Boylen says skirmish was no big deal, and he's probably right

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Iman Shumpert surges a reflection of Thunder playing into Kings’ pace

The Thunder has had a serious issue with stopping Kings guard Iman Shumpert in two games.

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Steven Adams' Euro Step streak impressing Thunder teammates, coaches

It’s happened before, but never this frequently: Steven Adams is using the Euro Step.

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Thunder Buddies podcast: OKC payback on the Bulls

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Thunder picks up fifth-year option on head coach Billy Donovan

The Thunder has exercised the fifth-year option on the contract of head coach Billy Donovan, The Oklahoman confirmed on Monday.

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Thunder ranks strong in point differential

OKC schedule has been easy, except the Thunder has played its fair share of road games

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Clipping the Clippers to end a key week

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Down in Denver

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Russell Westbrook meets Michelle Obama in Denver

DENVER – Last off the team bus, Russell Westbrook walked into the Pepsi Center for shootaround Friday holding a copy of...

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Adams-Noel pair an option with Patterson struggling?

DENVER – Out of a timeout midway through the third quarter Wednesday, Thunder coach Billy Donovan finally went to Patrick...

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Report: Chesapeake Energy Arena among safer pro sports venues for food

How's the food safety at The Peake? Relative to the rest of North America's sports venues and the establishments in the...

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Problems and positives against the Pelicans

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Observational nuggets from the Thunder's 118-114 loss to the Pelicans

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None of the six players gone from the 2017-18 Thunder roster now is in the NBA

Thunder's upgraded roster is defined by who came in and who went out

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Injury didn't slow Ferguson's defensive development

Thunder guard Terrance Ferguson didn’t see a drop-off in his defense when he returned from an ankle sprain that sidelined him...

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Thunder Buddies podcast:Thunder Buddies podcast: OKC plays a different note for the Jazz

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Russell Westbrook's foul shooting is alarming

Can the Thunder overcome horrific foul shooting to challenge in the Western Conference?

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Ferguson fitting in nicely as Roberson replacement

Donovan's lineup experiments seem to have found the right starting lineup

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Thunder provides a Holiday Assist for the 11th year

“Where to, little squire?” Imaging hearing those words from Steven Adams with a shopping spree at your fingertips.

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Paul George marvels at OU's Kyler Murray winning the Heisman Trophy, being a two-sport star

Paul George said he was “rooting for the hometown guy” while simultaneously marveling at how Kyler Murray could be so good at...

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Thunder Buddies podcast: An offensive defensive stretch for OKC

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When will Patrick Patterson, Alex Abrines find consistency from 3?

CHICAGO – Alex Abrines had all the time in the world on the left wing. No Bulls defender was within 10 feet. Bulls center Robin...

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Westbrook now has five of the 46 monster triple doubles in NBA history

Only Oscar Robertson and Wilt Chamberlain have had more of the monster triple doubles, when you count 15 as the standard.

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With free throw and drives down, Russell Westbrook 'still getting his legs under him' says Billy Donovan

NEW YORK – Russell Westbrook was excellent down the stretch on Wednesday, both disruptive defensively and dictating offense in...

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OKC's propensity for big comebacks continues

Thunder trailed by 23 but rallies to beat Brooklyn behind PG13's points in the final 7:12

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Witnessing the Paul George Experience in Brooklyn

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Westbrook joins Fallon on Tonight Show

Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook appeared on The Tonight Show while in New York for a game against the Nets. He publicized...

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Bob Bass dies at age 89

Before building the Spurs' winning culture, Bass did the same at Oklahoma Baptist University

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Pummeling the Pistons for No. 15

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Terrance Ferguson, Hamidou Diallo both full participants in Thunder shootaround in Detroit

DETROIT – Terrance Ferguson took one big step and let fly a shot from beyond halfcourt. It missed, but that wasn’t important.

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New father, meet family of 10

In the second of four grocery shopping sprees the Thunder has scheduled for this season, Terrance Ferguson helped a family with...

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Get to the paint

Thunder center Steven Adams recorded three assists in a 124-109 win over the Hawks Friday, logging at least that many for the...

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Playing the right way against the 'A'

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Roberson experiences another rehab setback

The road to recovery has been a difficult one for the Thunder's Andre Roberson.

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Andre Roberson 'on a really good track' in rehab from knee surgery

The Thunder likes to operate with caution in regard to any injury and any timetable for return. What’s clear, however, is the...

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Patterson, deadCenter team up for student film contest

In collaboration with his “Pat Presents” movie screening series, Patterson is teaming up with the deadCenter Film Festival to...

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Russell Westbrook's passing fancy against the Cavs

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Examining OKC's misfire against the Nuggets

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Russell Westbrook stays late after poor shooting night

Russell Westbrook addressed the media after a postgame shooting session on the court, according to the Thunder. He wrapped up...

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Surviving the (injury) swarm against the Hornets

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Hamidou Diallo (ankle) to be re-evaluated in seven to 10 days

Thunder guard Hamidou Diallo is listed as out against the Charlotte Hornets with a left ankle sprain, according to the team's...

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Assessing OKC's beatdown of the Warriors

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Observational nuggets from the Thunder's 123-95 win against the Warriors

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Hamidou Diallo stretchered off in fourth quarter of Thunder-Warriors

Thunder rookie Hamidou Diallo was stretchered off in the fourth quarter of Thunder vs. Warriors on Wednesday after an awkward...

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Terrance Ferguson rejoins the Thunder after the birth of his daughter

Terrance Ferguson is available for the Thunder's game at Golden State Wednesday night. He missed two games for the birth of his...

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Thunder Buddies podcast: That Kings problem in Russell's return

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Observational nuggets from the Thunder's 117-113 loss against the Kings

This blog on the Thunder's 117-113 loss to Sacramento is an homage to those before me, but first:

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Russell Westbrook returns to the Thunder lineup against Kings

After missing the Thunder’s last six games due to a left ankle sprain and the birth of his twin girls on Saturday, Russell...

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Westbrook returns

Russell Westbrook, who has been out for two weeks with a left ankle sprain, was upgraded from questionable after being...

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Russell Westbrook's twins seem to have arrived

A picture posted to Russell Westbrook’s official Twitter and Instagram accounts Sunday suggests that his wife Nina gave birth...

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Is the Thunder a good free-throw shooting team now?

The Thunder's season-high 27 made free throws in a 110-100 win over the Suns Saturday contributed to that rise in the free...

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Alex Abrines returns to Thunder practice

Alex Abrines has been out since leaving the Thunder’s 128-103 win over the Knicks Wednesday with flu-like symptoms.

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Thunder Buddies podcast: No guards, no problem against the Suns

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Observational nuggets from the Thunder's 110-100 win/loss against the Suns

This blog on the Thunder's 110-100 win against Phoenix is an homage to those before me.

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Diallo set to start at Phoenix

Hamidou Diallo earns his first NBA start on a Thunder team missing Russell Westbrook, Terrance Ferguson and Alex Abrines.

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Russell Westbrook participates in Thunder practice Friday

Ahead of the Thunder's three-game road trip, Russell Westbrook was back in practice.

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Westbrook celebrates Thanksgiving with Boys & Girls Club

The Russell Westbrook Why Not? Foundation hosted its seventh annual Thanksgiving dinner with the Boys & Girls Clubs of...

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Raymond Felton provides Thanksgiving assists

Raymond Felton’s work with the Big Brothers Big Sisters program didn’t just start in Oklahoma City.

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Pick-and-rolling past the Knicks

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Thunder made better use of Carmelo than Rockets

Carmelo wasn't great in OKC after 10 games, but he got better

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Thunder celebrates native American Heritage Month

The team will host pregame festivities Wednesday and debut this season’s City Edition uniforms, which are an homage to local...

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Powering past the Suns

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Paul George voices support for Carmelo Anthony

Thunder forward Paul George voiced his support for Carmelo Anthony after shootaround Monday, amid reports that the Rockets and...

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Observational nuggets from the Thunder's 111-96 loss against the Mavericks

This blog on the Thunder's 111-96 loss against Dallas is an homage to those before me.

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Thunder Buddies podcast: OKC comes back to earth in Dallas

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Westbrook out, but progressing

Russell Westbrook (left ankle sprain) remains sidelined for the Thunder’s game at Dallas Saturday, but he has been able to...

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Thunder weathers Abrines misses

At the beginning of the season, if Abrines’s shot was off, the Thunder had few other players who could stretch the floor. But...

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Examining the Thunder's throttling of the Rockets

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Russell Westbrook (ankle) out against Rockets on Thursday

Russell Westbrook has officially been ruled out for Thursday’s game against the Rockets, per the team.

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Talking Schroder Time and winning ugly in Cleveland

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Observational nuggets from the Thunder’s 95-86 win against the Cavaliers

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Why the Thunder wanted Westbrook on the road

Russell Westbrook was still limping Wednesday at shootaround but free of any kind of bulky brace two days after suffering a...

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Steven Adams downplays defensive job on Anthony Davis

In Monday’s 122-116 win against the Pelicans, the Thunder was on one end shooting free throws. Adams was on the other,...

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Russell Westbrook to miss Thunder's game against Cavaliers with left ankle sprain

Russell Westbrook will miss Wednesday night's game in Cleveland with a left ankle sprain, but beyond that is unknown.

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Thunder Buddies podcast: What's next after Russell Westbrook's ankle injury?

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Russell Westbrook leaves Thunder-Pelicans with left leg injury

The Thunder looked to have addressed its second-quarter slog against the Pelicans when Russell Westbrook went down and put a...

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How Westbrook helped Ferguson find his shot

Terrance Ferguson said a 30- to 45- minute conversation with Russell Westbrook helped draw him out of his shooting slump.

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Breaking down OKC's dismantling of the Wizards

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Paul George playing through nerve issue in his foot

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Maybe what's ailing Paul George's shooting is in his foot.

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Talking OKC's rally in Charlotte

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Thunder reunites with former athletic trainer Joe Sharpe in Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Thunder ran into a familiar face in the halls of the Spectrum Center on Thursday.

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Thunder limiting opponents' 3-point attempts in early season

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Thunder coach Billy Donovan feels you can never completely take away a team’s willingness to shoot the...

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Thunder unveil new City Edition uniforms

The Thunder released the full design of their Native American heritage-themed City Edition uniform Thursday. The team is set to...

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Alex Abrines develops on defense

More commonly known for his shooting ability, Alex Abrines's defense has been big for the Thunder this past week.

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Addressing the Thunder's fouling problem

The Thunder lead the league in personal fouls, with an average of 27.5 per game, entering play Wednesday.

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Thunder Buddies podcast:Thunder Buddies podcast: Talking Westbrook vs. Beverley and OKC's wild third quarter against the Clippers

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Rockets off to 1-5 start

The Thunder's slow start is bad, but Houston's start is worse; the good news for both is that it's early

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VIDEO: Russell Westbrook, Patrick Beverley collide again in Thunder's win against Clippers

In the fourth quarter of the Thunder’s 128-110 win against the Clippers on Tuesday, the Russell Westbrook/Patrick Beverley...

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Steven Adams, Nerlens Noel available against Clippers

Thunder head coach Billy Donovan announced that he'll have his center rotation ready for the Clippers on Tuesday.

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Big 12 officials taught to let plays be fixed by replay

A penalty could be called on every snap, but officials let some infractions go because they are irrelevant to the play

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Donovan thinks Pitino would be 'great' in NBA

If former Louisville coach Rick Pitino does indeed pursue a return to the NBA, Thunder coach Billy Donovan said he thinks he...

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Thunder exercises third-year option on Terrance Ferguson

The Thunder announced Monday that it exercised the third-year team option on Terrance Ferguson for the 2019-20 season.

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Thunder Buddies podcast: The Nerlens Noel effect on OKC's first win

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Adams is a late scratch from Thunder starting lineup

Nerlens Noel started in place of Steven Adams (left calf tightness) against the Suns Sunday.

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Westbrook misses Thunder practice Saturday

Thunder coach Billy Donovan said he didn’t know if Westbrook would be available for OKC’s home game against Phoenix Sunday.

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Thunder defense sees quick turnaround

Five days removed from a cringe-worthy defensive performance by the Thunder in a 131-120 loss to Sacramento, Billy Donovan had...

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Thunder expected 3-pointers but couldn't stop them

Thunder coach Billy Donovan warned his players at halftime that the Celtics’ inability to sink 3-point shots wouldn’t last....

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Examining the Thunder's 0-4 existence after crumbling against the Celtics

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Charles Barkley rips Russell Westbrook's 'Super Mario' look

Russell Westbrook has long been one of the most fashionable players in the NBA, but he took his wardrobe to a different level...

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Alex Abrines returns to Thunder practice

Alex Abrines (eye injury) returned to practice on a limited basis Wednesday, per Thunder coach Billy Donovan.

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OKC struggling in every phase of shooting

The NBA is changing, and fast; teams that can't shoot are doomed to failure

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Alex Abrines misses Thunder practice after head shot against Kings

In its first full practice session since losing to Sacramento on Sunday, the Thunder was without Alex Abrines.

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Oklahoma City Blue releases training camp roster

The Oklahoma City Blue released its training camp roster on Monday, a roster which includes 2018 second-round pick Kevin Hervey...

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Discussing Russell Westbrook's return, OKC's flop against the Kings

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Russell Westbrook starting Sunday against the Kings

Russell Westbrook will make his season debut Sunday against Sacramento in the Thunder’s home opener.

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Talking Thunder-Clippers with Dan Woike of the Los Angeles Times

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Assessing Thunder-Warriors opening night with Mark Medina of the Bay Area News Group

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Observations on Thunder's season-opening loss to Golden State

With no Westbrook or Roberson, Thunder was short-handed against Golden State, which was missing only DeMarcus Cousins

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Thunder prediction: 53 wins, West semifinals

The Western Conference is loaded, making advancement difficult for even the good teams

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Russell Westbrook out, Steven Adams a game-time decision against Warriors

Westbrook continues his recovery from arthroscopic surgery on his right knee, while Adams is dealing with lower back stiffness.

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Westbrook, Adams appear on Thunder's injury report

The Thunder entered Tuesday's season opener against Golden State with one certain scratch, one maybe and a surprise on the...

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Russell Westbrook doing ‘more and more;’ Ferguson, Nader back in Thunder practice

The Thunder received some good news this weekend, but still awaits the biggest with the Warriors looming on Tuesday.

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Paul George explains why he's on Jimmy Butler's side

Thunder forward Paul George was asked about the Butler-Minnesota drama on Friday.

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Thunder 2018-19 season preview

When “NBA Jam” burst onto the video-game scene in 1993, few could have imagined how reality would imitate art some 25 years...

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Select your player: 2018-19 Thunder roster

Get to know the 2018-19 Oklahoma City Thunder roster.

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Westbrook 'progressing,' but still not cleared for full contact

The world awaits Russell Westbrook's full return. Thunder coach Billy Donovan said not yet.

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Find out what new food is available at OKC Thunder games this season

We did you guys a favor and went and sampled A LOT of food. The Oklahoma City Thunder has quite a few new offerings for games...

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Thunder 2018-19 schedule: Time, TV and radio info

Here is the Oklahoma City Thunder's full 2018-19 schedule with times and TV listings:

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Thunder waives three players in training camp

The Thunder has until the NBA's opening day (Oct. 16) to get its roster to 15 or fewer guaranteed contracts, not including...

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Wrapping up the preseason and what to make of Hamidou Diallo

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Takeaways from Tulsa and OKC's throttling of the Hawks

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Nerlens Noel makes impact felt in second preseason game

Nerlens Noel didn't hesitate in a position most big men might think twice.

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Defense sets OKC up against T-Wolves in preseason win

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Billy Donovan talks Andre Roberson injury, Terrance Ferguson's role and if the Thunder will dip into free agency

The starting shooting guard position may remain a rotation of starters until Roberson’s return, whenever that may be.

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Andre Roberson suffers setback in recovery

A Thunder spokesperson informed media Thursday night that Andre Roberson had a setback in his rehabilitation from surgery on...

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Takeaways from the preseason opener

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