The NBA season is upon us. Most teams will open up training camp with their respective media days early next week but the Oklahoma City Thunder got things underway a little early, holding their opening event Friday. If you somehow missed the NBA’s biggest offseason story, Kevin Durant jumped ship from the Thunder this summer, […]
During the Oklahoma City Thunder’s Media Day, host Lesley McCaslin wanted to show her newborn son to Andre Roberson, Enes Kanter, and Steven Adams. The players jokingly told her that they were scared to hold him, and Adams was even kind enough to hold the mic for McCaslin. Show More Summary
It’s been awhile since the Kevin Durant decision to leave the Oklahoma City Thunder to play for the Golden State Warriors this past offseason, so the initial shock and anger have somewhat wore off. During a Nike event more than two weeks ago, Kevin Durant stated that he and former Thunder teammate Russell Westbrook were “still cool,” […]
Who will dominate in the 2016-17 NBA season: Kevin Durant or Russell Westbrook?
The Oklahoma City Thunder probably shouldn’t have traded James Harden when they did, back in 2012. Just about everyone accepted that reality long ago and moved on to being mad about other things. Just about the last person in America...Show More Summary
It’s been a busy off-season for the NBA, with Kevin Durant leaving the Oklahoma City Thunder for the Golden State Warriors and the retirements of Kobe and Bryant and Tim Duncan. And it looks like that won’t be the last major move before teams begin training camps next month.
Kevin Durant became the biggest story of the NBA offseason when he chose to sign with the Golden State Warriors in July. The backlash that came with it has not been comforting. The seven-time All-Star provided his thoughts on the move...Show More Summary
If you’re a basketball fan who hates former Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant for departing the organization that first gave him a chance to make it big, chances are you’re not alone. If you’re a basketball fan who hates former ESPN analyst and Grantland creator Bill Simmons for departing the organization that first gave... Show More Summary
Whether he's got a basketball or a microphone in his hand, Victor Oladipo is pretty damn impressive. TMZ Sports has video of the Oklahoma City Thunder star busting out R. Kelly's "I Believe I Can Fly" at a Florida water park earlier this summer and…
There'll be a moment during Russell Westbrook's 2016-17 season when it all sinks in, when the chest bump he's expected throughout his entire career never comes. He'll barrel headlong into the lane, scattering bodies as he goes, before rising to flush a one-hander (plus the foul, of course) on some poor rim-protecting sap. Show More Summary
On March 2, 2016 Aubrey McClendon, the former Chesapeake Energy Corp CEO and part owner of the Oklahoma City Thunder was tragically killed in a highway accident. For months it was speculated that McClendon may have committed suicideShow More Summary
Oklahoma City Thunder guard Victor Oladipo isn't saying whether he plans to follow in San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick's footsteps, but he told Russ Bengtson of Complex on Wednesday that he believes the NFL signal-caller's protests will carry over to the NBA: Oh, no question. Show More Summary
Here’s the thing about being Kevin Durant, one of the greatest basketball players on the planet: there’s always somebody out there waiting to one-up you. Durant and his former team, the Oklahoma City Thunder, almost knocked off the world champion Warriors, and then had to watch as LeBron James did it. Show More Summary
Oklahoma City Thunder forward Mitch McGary had his suspension for violating the NBA's anti-drug policy increased by 10 games on Tuesday, and he will now miss the first 15 games of the 2016-17 season, the NBA said.
Oklahoma City Thunder forward Mitch McGary has been suspended without pay for at least 10 games for violating the terms of the league's anti-drug policy.
The NBA announced today that Mitch McGary of the Oklahoma City Thunder has been suspended without pay for a minimum of ten games for violating the terms of the NBA/NBPA Anti-Drug Program. His ten-game suspension will begin when he has completed serving his five-game suspension under the NBA/NBPA Anti-Drug Program, which was announced on July 8, 2016.
The NBA announced Tuesday it suspended Oklahoma City Thunder forward Mitch McGary for at least 10 games following a violation of the league's joint anti-drug program. The punishment is in addition to the five-game suspension McGary received in July for a similar infraction. Show More Summary
Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant revealed Friday that things are all good with his former Oklahoma City Thunder teammate Russell Westbrook, telling the media they're "still cool." "We’re going to compete against each other at the highest level," he continued, per Erik Horne of the Oklahoman. Show More Summary
The Raptors signed forward E.J. Singler today. He is the younger brother of Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kyle Singler. Until we hear otherwise, we will assume this is a non-guaranteed deal that merely brings E.J. to Raptors training camp. E.J., who is 6-foot-6 and 215 pounds, played with the Raptors’ entry in Summer League 2016 in Las [...]
Is the NBA about to become Russell Westbrook's personal plaything? In the wake of Kevin Durant's departure to the Golden State Warriors, the Oklahoma City Thunder point guard is primed to pursue the championship belt of three different marquee stat categories—points, assists and steals per game. Show More Summary