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2 positives, 2 negatives about pre-season Thunder

The Thunder are three preseason games into the 2019-2020 season and after a win in Tulsa over the Mavericks, a win at home over the NBL’s New Zealand Breakers, and a humbling loss to the Mavericks in Dallas on Monday night, the Thunder’s strengths and weaknesses are becoming more clear. Other than the obvious drop-off […]

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Three standouts from Thunder Blue & White scrimmage

The annual Oklahoma City Thunder Blue and White scrimmage brought a euphoric yet unique feeling to Sunday afternoon. As mentioned after media day, this season feels a little bit different. The scrimmage made us all realize and accept that this is a new team and a new culture. With new players, young players at that, […]

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Lakers Expectations, Predictions and Other First Week Bits

Lakers in fo’, Lakers in fo’, Lakers in fo’ – and one more time for the people in the back – Lakers in fo’. Media Day is over, first practices have commenced and the Los Angeles Lakers are looking like they’re ready for war. Being a lifelong Lakers fan, I’ll admit that I was HEATED […]

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Optimism should be the vibe after Thunder media day

Monday, Sept. 30 marked the Oklahoma City Thunder’s 12th media day, and there wasn’t the same draw as previous seasons. There were no ESPN booths set up in the arena, most media members seemed more excited to see each other rather than OKC’s new additions, and there was a stale feeling in the Chesapeake Energy […]

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4 Downs: Cowboys at Saints

After a red hot 3-0 start, the Dallas Cowboys potent offense short-circuited in a 12-10 road loss to the New Orleans Saints marking the first time since 1998 they won a game without scoring a touchdown. Here are the four biggest takeaways from tonight’s game. 1. Offensive Line The supposed best line in football did […]

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Once a Thunder now a Rocket always Westbrook.

He is one of the most routine-driven athletes in all of sports. From having the same peanut butter and jelly sandwich before a game to calling his parents on the trip into every game, Russell Westbrook does things his way on and off the court, so what made that same man change everything? It was […]

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Who will take big steps for OKC this season?

A new-look Oklahoma City Thunder team will suit up for training camp on Oct. 1 as Russell Westbrook gets ready for the Houston Rockets training camp, Paul George gets set for the Los Angeles Clippers camp, and Jerami Grant suits up for the Denver Nuggets. OKC’s most lethal from a year ago are no longer […]

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