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The Thunder are lost…at the wrong time

It all started with a 108-106 loss to the Indiana Pacers last week, followed by a lopsided 110-88 loss to the Golden State Warriors on Saturday night and after Russell Westbrook picked up his 16th technical foul, suspending him for a game, the Thunder fell to the Miami Heat on Monday evening 116-107. Things are […]

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All the King’s Horses and All the King’s Men

As a lifelong Lakers fan, July 1st, 2018 was the best day for fans in years. Seeing that picture from Klutch Sports Group was like a dream. “LeBron James, four-time NBA MVP, three-time NBA finals MVP, fourteen-time NBA All-Star, and two-time Olympic gold medalist has agreed to a four year, $154 million contract with the […]

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How the Thunder showed their best and worst in Indy

On Wednesday night, the Thunder faced the playoff-bound Brooklyn Nets at the Chesapeake Energy Arena. After a lackluster first half, they found some inspiration and put everything together in the second half to win the game, 108-96. Thursday night, they were on the road in Indiana to face another playoff team and had the complete […]

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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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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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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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