All posts by Shannon Blake

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.

The last dance: Victor Cruz

The last dance for Victor Cruze.

Russ is on the hunt for more history

Russell Westbrook has been history chasing in recent years breaking records left and right.

Dear Carmelo, From Oklahoma City

We didn't get to spend a much time together, a full 299 days to be exact but the time we had was eventful, to say the least.

Scared money don’t make none

After the departure of former NBA MVP Kevin Durant, there was a narrative laid at the feet of Russell Westbrook, that he drives his teammates away and you cannot win with Westbrook.