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CP3 and OKC have a common goal: Why can’t they acquire it together?

Thunder guard Luguentz Dort earned my respect after a specific play during the Houston Rockets game on Monday night. In his first NBA start, the two-way rookie made a landmark play to, in my opinion, jumpstart his career. Dort fought his way around Clint Capela, jumped in front of James Harden just in time, and […]

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Too little too late: Miami Heats up against OKC 114-107

First quarters have not been OKC’s strong suit as of late. They’ve allowed quick starts by teams in their previous three games. The Los Angeles Lakers got up big early, as did the Minnesota Timberwolves and the Toronto Raptors. The Miami Heat came into town and did the exact same thing, shooting 6-of-7 to start […]

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The Thunder aren’t far from contention

When I say chemistry trumps talent, take the 2019-2020 Thunder as an example. With big hitters like Russell Westbrook and Paul George surrounded by premier role players by the names of Jerami Grant, Steven Adams, and Dennis Schroder, common sense points towards success. You can’t accurately measure success, but surely a 49-win season (a lucky […]

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Some reasoning behind these Thunder comebacks

As all should be informed, last week this young Thunder team could have been nicknamed the comeback kids with the way they came back from three large deficits, tying a Thunder record along the way. Oklahoma City overcame a 24-point deficit against the Chicago Bulls, a 26-point deficit to the Memphis Grizzlies, and an 18-point […]

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OKC starts and finishes with Steven Adams

For the second time in just shy of 48 hours, the Thunder played the New Orleans Pelicans. After defeating them 109-104 at the Chesapeake Energy Arena, they countered that with a 107-104 win at the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans for their second win on the road this season. Just like the first game, […]

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Abdel Nader’s progression could be the cornerstone for Thunder’s development

Friday night’s thriller in Oklahoma City was reminiscent of previous Thunder seasons when there was a draw of star power and championship contention. Obviously, that’s not the case anymore, but two specific players brought that spark back into the Peake en route to their 109-104 victory. After a rough first half, full of turnovers and […]

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Why are the Thunder overachieving? Billy Donovan

The Oklahoma City Thunder hold a (4-6) record through 10 games which isn’t great, but considering their strength of schedule, isn’t too bad. After last season where the Thunder underperformed, winning 49 games with Russell Westbrook and Paul George on the roster, the narrative around the organization was that Billy Donovan wasn’t the guy for […]

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