With the obvious exception of Oklahoma City Thunder fans, everyone in their right mind ought to be rooting for Kevin Durant to join the Golden State Warriors. Not everybody will, of course. That's not how things like this usually work. When...Show More Summary
The Kevin Durant sweepstakes is officially underway. According to ESPN.com's Marc Stein, the Golden State Warriors, San Antonio Spurs and Oklahoma City Thunder have secured the first recruiting meetings with the most coveted free agent...Show More Summary
The Oklahoma City Thunder took aim at the Golden State Warriors by adding Victor Oladipo.
The Oklahoma City Thunder didn't trade Serge Ibaka, as first reported by Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical, in preparation for the nuclear fallout of Kevin Durant's exit in free agency. We know that for a couple of reasons. First, reports...Show More Summary
NEW YORK — It was the night drama atop the NBA draft went to die, as well as the Oklahoma City Thunder as we knew them and the perception that budget department stores can't outfit millionaires. There was zero suspense when it came to the top two picks. Power forward Ben Simmons went No. 1 to the...
The Orlando Magic have acquired forward-center Serge Ibaka from the Oklahoma City Thunder in exchange for guard Victor Oladipo, forward Ersan Ilyasova and the draft rights to Domantas Sabonis (#11 overall), General Manager Rob Hennigan announced tonight. “Serge (Ibaka) is a young veteran who brings tremendous athleticism and toughness to our frontcourt,” said Hennigan. “His [...]
After all the pre-draft noise regarding potential blockbuster trades centered around Jimmy Butler, Oklahoma City moved first and flipped Serge Ibaka to the Orlando Magic for Victor Oladipo, Ersan Ilyasova, and the freshly-drafted Domantas Sabonis. Woj broke the news: Read more...
In their quest to get over the hump in the Western Conference, the Oklahoma City Thunder have traded forward Serge Ibaka to the Orlando Magic. Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical reported the Magic acquired Ibaka and the Thunder will receive Victor Oladipo, Ersan Ilyasova and the draft rights to No. Show More Summary
Kevin Durant gone now? During the NBA Draft on Thursday, the 1st big blockbuster trade was announced when the Oklahoma City Thunder traded Serge Ibaka to the Orlando Magic. Oklahoma City has traded Serge Ibaka to the Orlando Magic, league sources told @TheVertical. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojVerticalNBA) June 24, 2016 Orlando will send Victor Oladipo, Ersan […]
Ibaka is heading to Orlando. The Orlando Magic have acquired forward Serge Ibaka from the Oklahoma City Thunder in the first big trade of draft night, according to The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski. Ibaka spent the first seven yearsShow More Summary
Would the Thunder really deal one of their core players with Kevin Durant's free agency looming? Maybe. The Oklahoma City Thunder's important offseason is off to an interesting start. They are "shopping" starting big man Serge IbakaShow More Summary
Fresh off a dispiriting collapse in the Western Conference Finals, the Oklahoma City Thunder have reportedly made forward Serge Ibaka available in trade discussions. Marc J. Spears of The Undefeated reported the news ahead of Thursday's draft. Ibaka, 26, averaged 12.6 points, 6.8 rebounds and 1.9 blocks per game in 2015-16. Show More Summary
Kevin Durant is in line to be one of the most coveted free agents to ever hit the market, and a report Tuesday suggests the Golden State Warriors are the team to watch, provided he doesn't re-sign with the Oklahoma City Thunder. According...Show More Summary
It's shocking that the Golden State Warriors rebounded from a 3-1 deficit to beat the Oklahoma City Thunder in the Western Conference Finals. It's incredible that they're one win from defeating the Cleveland Cavaliers again to defend...Show More Summary
Oklahoma is getting serious about retaining the hoops services of Kevin Durant. Gov. Mary Fallin made the Oklahoma City Thunder star, who will have an array of options when free agency opens July 1 and he can start talking to teams, a pretty sweet offer of the weekend. If he stays in OK City, he […]
The Houston Rockets will have some money to burn this offseason, and the team is reportedly looking to spend the bulk of its available payroll on Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant. According to ESPN.com's Marc Stein, the Rockets...Show More Summary
Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook, one of the NBA's most dynamic players, said on Friday he has withdrawn from consideration for the defending champion United States team for the Rio Olympics.
Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins has been added to the USA Basketball’s roster for this summer’s Rio Olympic Games, while Oklahoma City Thunder superstar Russell Westbrook has announced he will not be suiting up for the red, white and blue in Brazil. Marc Spears of The Undefeated first reported the news, adding that “Cousins has never wavered […]
Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook announced he will not play for Team USA in the 2016 Summer Olympics in Brazil, adding to a substantial roster of NBA stars who are opting out of the games. "After speaking with my family, I have decided to not participate in this year’s Olympics," Westbrook said in a statement released Friday. Show More Summary
Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook issued the following statement on his decision to withdraw from the 2016 Olympics: “After speaking with my family, I have decided to not participate in this year’s Olympics. This was not an easy decision, as representing my country at the World Championships in 2010 and the Olympics in 2012 [...]