All posts by Shannon Blake

Burton’s Thunderous path to OKC

 Sam Presti may have found another one. DJ Khaled voice Deonte Burton has already built a cult following in his short tenure with the Oklahoma City Thunder spearheaded by Down to Dunk/OKC Dream Team member Andrew Schlecht. Burton was signed to a two-way contract on July 7th per a Thunder press release after an impressive ...

Fighting Greatness

Russell Westbrook going back into the arena after the Oklahoma City Thunder’s 98-105 defeat at the hands of the Denver Nuggets could be the perfect visual to help understand the fight that rages on a nightly basis in the mind of one of the greatest athletes this world has ever seen. Westbrook struggled with his ...

The Thunder Keep On Rumbling

The Oklahoma City Thunder kept their seven-game win streak alive with a 98-80 win over the Houston Rockets. After Russell Westbrook went down in the third quarter of the Thunder’s 122-116 win over the New Orleans Pelicans after going up to challenge Pelicans big man Anthony Davis shot Westbrook would land awkwardly on his ankle ...

Overreaction SZN

The Oklahoma City Thunder are 0-3, and it's time to burn it to the ground start the rebuild and trade/fire everyone. If you ask Twitter that is welcome to Overreaction season. For the four zero five, the center of their universe has been missing for the entire pre-season and also the first two games of ...

Diallo, more than just a name

It's a bird! It’s a plane! It's Hamidou Diallo! The new Oklahoma City Thunder rookie has lit up the preseason proving he is much more than just a fun name to say. The former Kentucky Wildcat has been a bright light for the Thunder showing why General Manager Sam Presti traded for him on draft ...

Paul George is a no standing zone

Paul George must take the next step and no longer find comfort in being a bystander.

Heavy is the head that wears the crown

Perfection. That is what's consistently asked of Russell Westbrook from the NBA universe, and they will accept nothing less.