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Can athletes be viewed as human beings?

As documented numerous times, Russell Westbrook is an emotional player. Also well documented, Utah Jazz fans are notoriously an issue and that coming from numerous sources. On Monday night, those two well-known facts collided in near-epic fashion as Westbrook fired back at a fan at the peak of a verbal altercation. The issue: While sitting […]

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Fouls and missed shots, the Thunder fall in Los Angeles: Five Thoughts

Last night, the Oklahoma City Thunder lost in Los Angeles against the Clippers, 110-118 the final score. After a battle in Portland on Wednesday night, the Thunder faced another one yesterday in Los Angeles. This time, after trailing for as much as fourteen points, Oklahoma City failed to come out with a win. The Thunder […]

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Oklahoma City wins another battle in Portland, Thunder sweep Blazers: Five Thoughts

Last night, the Oklahoma City Thunder defeated, for the fourth time this season, the Portland Trailblazers, 129-121 the final score after one overtime. Every time these two teams have met this season, it has been a show. Yesterday evening hasn’t been an exception. After a well fought first quarter, which ended with the Thunder leading […]

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What’s wrong with OKC, can it be fixed?

In Paul George’s first game back in the lineup since Feb. 16, the Thunder traveled to face the Minnesota Timberwolves on Tuesday in what turned out to be another subpar performance, losing their sixth in eight games, 131-120. These are things that happen when you allow 71 points in the first half and 131 points […]

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The Paul George effect

As the Thunder fight for playoff positioning, they’ve been hit with an obstacle. After losing four-straight games, the Thunder have looked like a completely different team from last month, specifically before the all-star break. It’s obvious something is afoot on this team during this stretch and that something is the absence of Paul George. The […]

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The Thunder drop another close game, third consecutive loss: Five Thoughts

Last night, The Oklahoma City Thunder lost their 3rd consecutive game. This time the Philadelphia 76ers were able to defeat the Thunder, 108-104 the final score. This game looked a lot like the one against the Denver Nuggets. The Thunder start slow, let the opponent gain a double-digit lead, and then little by little come […]

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Turn negative into positive after Thunder lose to Sixers

Around tip-off, the Oklahoma City Thunder announced that Paul George wouldn’t play due to a sore right shoulder. Although the Philadelphia 76ers Joel Embiid was also listed as out for the game with a knee injury, the Sixers still had the upper hand. It caught some by surprise but OKC losing George was far more […]

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