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OKC-Houston trade: A crucial juncture for Westbrook and Paul’s legacy

It has been exactly one week since the Oklahoma City Thunder’s cornerstone icon Russell Westbrook was traded off to the Houston Rockets for Chris Paul. After three consecutive seasons filled with unlimited promise, but lackluster results equaling three postseason wins since the 2015-2016 season, it was understandably time for Sam Presti to pull the plug […]

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A Fan’s Rebuild Survival Kit

I want to start off by saying that in no way shape or form am I a Thunder fan. I’m a tried and true diehard Brooklyn Nets fan who after years of being laughed out of every room is finally tasting success. Sucess that the Thunder have achieved for roughly 11 years but as they […]

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Gilgeous-Alexander: Built to be OKC’s next star point guard

At this point, everyone is aware of Sam Presti trading Paul George during peak club hours early Sunday morning. The trade represented PG’s discontent with the direction the Thunder organization is headed, and Kawhi Leonard consequently recruiting him. That’s fine. The Thunder still have Westbrook, right? Well as of now the answer is yes, but […]

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The Skinz League: A hidden gem of OKC basketball

Special to the Suave Report, Joshua Cleary With his team down three, OKC Thunder guard Deonte Burton dribbled up the court with just a few seconds remaining on the clock. Since Deonte‚Äôs fashionably late entrance and decision to immediately sub himself in, all eyes in the gym were locked on him. So as he had […]

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Toronto fans are no better, or worse than the fans of your team

Despite Golden State’s tenacious victory over the Toronto Raptors on the road, in an elimination-worthy Game 5 of the NBA Finals, Kevin Durant stole the show. Or, or, or, the fans of Toronto stole the show after Durant went down with an Achilles injury. Toronto fans are known to be intense but fun. Unless your […]

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KD is done with Warriors and Brooklyn rumors are getting hot

As the Golden State Warriors cruised through the Western Conference Finals with Kevin Durant sidelined due to a diagnosed “calf strain,” the popular opinion was that they didn’t need him to continue their successful run. The Warriors are aiming to be the first team to win three consecutive NBA championships since Kobe Bryant and Shaquille […]

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