Tag : OKC
Andre Drummond title : NBA Rumors: Russell Westbrook Calls For Andre Drummond Contract; Steven Adams, Victor Oladipo Ready To Welcome New Teammate
summary : The Oklahoma City Thunder made a surprising move with the Taj Gibson trade, which also included a Doug McDermitt contract, before the NBA trade deadline expired. With the Russell Westbrook stats on the rise this season, many believe that adding the former Chicago Bulls stars would give Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry a run for their money come the playoffs. However, it looks like the Steven Adams team has another NBA trade up their sleeve.
date : Feb 24, 2017 06:57 AM EST
Jeremy Lin title : NBA Rumors: OKC Russell Westbrook Wants Jeremy Lin Trade; Steven Adams, Enes Kanter Need Linsanity
summary : The Oklahoma City Thunder are expected to go back with a vengeance in the 2016-17 NBA season following the exit of their once beloved Kevin Durant to the Golden State Warriors. With the 2014 MVP now with the "super team" of Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green, fans anticipate how Russell Westbrook plans to retaliate. Reports indicate that the Enes Kanter squad is currently looking into forming their own alpha team. However, the catch is that the group might be composed of underdogs instead of hailed heroes of the NBA.
date : Aug 26, 2016 11:17 PM EDT
NBA: Playoffs-Golden State Warriors at Oklahoma City Thunder title : NBA Rumors: Miami Heat Eye Russell Westbrook Trade; Hassan Whiteside Threatened Over Ex OKC Star
summary : Both the Miami Heat and the Oklahoma City Thunder suffered shocking losses of their franchise superstars this NBA offseason. With Dwyane Wade signing with the Chicago Bulls to join Jimmy Butler and Nikola Mirotic, the Hassan Whiteside team is left with no franchise face - a situation they possibly did not expect to happen again since the exit of LeBron James in 2014. Meanwhile, the Kevin Durant free agency campaign ended in a controversial decision which now has the former NBA MVP ditching Russell Westbrook and Steven Adams to play alongside Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green.
date : Jul 11, 2016 08:50 AM EDT
NBA: Playoffs-Golden State Warriors at Oklahoma City Thunder title : NBA Rumors: Kevin Durant Free Agency Costs Draymond Green Warriors' Slot; Klay Thompson, Stephen Curry Accept Lower Pay
summary : The Golden State Warriors started off the NBA season with an incredible run. Throughout the year, Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green proved their dominance in the hardwood court as they put to shame the likes of Tim Duncan and Kawhi Leonard of the San Antonio Spurs; Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh of the Miami Heat; and James Harden and Dwight Howard of the Houston Rockets. However, the Golden State Warriors proved to be a bust when they fell to LeBron James' Cleveland Cavaliers in the 2016 NBA Finals.
date : Jun 23, 2016 11:31 AM EDT
NBA: Playoffs-Cleveland Cavaliers at Toronto Raptors title : NBA Rumors: Cleveland Cavaliers LeBron James, Kyrie Irving Fear Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook More Than Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson
summary : The Cleveland Cavaliers delivered a stunning victory over the Toronto Raptors of Kyle Lowry and DeMar DeRozan. With LeBron James finally turning into the leader Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love can work with, the JR Smith squad demolished any hope for a Game 7 regardless of the taunts from the likes of Canadian singer Drake. However, the journey has just started for the Cleveland Cavaliers as the road to the NBA championship only gets steeper after this victory.
date : May 30, 2016 12:03 PM EDT
NBA: Playoffs-Golden State Warriors at Oklahoma City Thunder title : NBA Rumors: Warriors Coach Steve Kerr Resigns After Season; Stephen Curry Mulls Over Becky Hammon Takeover from Luke Walton
summary : The Golden State Warriors are on the brink of losing all they accomplished in the 2015-16 regular season all thanks to the Oklahoma City Thunder. As Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green figure out ways to prevent Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant from undoing their historic NBA season, another devastating news seem to hit the champions. Reports are circulating that this might be the last season of Steve Kerr with the Golden State Warriors.
date : May 30, 2016 11:59 AM EDT
NBA: Playoffs-Indiana Pacers at Toronto Raptors title : NBA Rumors: Indiana Pacers Eye Paul George Trade For Kevin Durant Free Agency Bid
summary : The Indiana Pacers saw their stint in the NBA playoffs 2016 end courtesy of Kyle Lowry and DeMar DeRozan of the Toronto Raptors. As the Dwane Casey team battle it out against the Miami Heat of Dwyane Wade and Hassan Whiteside, the Paul George squad is on the brink of rebuilding their team to make up for their disappointing performance this NBA season. Sources claim that the Indiana Pacers are targeting one very big change next year - the exit of George and the entry of Kevin Durant in the roster.
date : May 09, 2016 09:32 AM EDT
Oklahoma City Thunder Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook title : NBA Rumors: Kevin Durant vs. Russell Westbrook; Jealousy, Competition Drives MVP Out of OKC
summary : The Oklahoma City Thunder are considered dangerous competitors against contenders Golden State Warriors and San Antonio Spurs. Given the situation of the Stephen Curry team at the moment, there remains a huge possibility that the Western Conference crown could be taken home by either Kawhi Leonard and LaMarcus Aldridge or Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook. Although both teams are capable of winning the top spot, one thing appears to separate the San Antonio Spurs from the Oklahoma City Thunder: team drama.
date : Apr 27, 2016 09:58 AM EDT
Billy Donovan title : NBA Rumors: OKC Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook Fires Coach amid Playoffs 2016 Fails
summary : The Oklahoma City Thunder are clawing their way up in the Western Conference where the San Antonio Spurs and the Golden State Warriors rule as the NBA playoffs 2016 favorites. While fans of Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green figure out ways to keep the lead away from Kawhi Leonard, Tim Duncan and LaMarcus Aldridge, the Russell Westbrook team struggles to battle the Los Angeles Clippers, Dallas Mavericks and Portland Trail Blazers. With the clock ticking towards the Kevin Durant free agency, the Oklahoma City Thunder are desperately seeking ways to convince the NBA 2014 MVP to stay with the team.
date : Apr 22, 2016 12:47 PM EDT
Reggie Jackson title : NBA Rumors: Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook Call Out Detroit Pistons Reggie Jackson; OKC Stars Slam 'Bush League'
summary : If there is a rivalry more emotional than the Golden State Warriors and the Cleveland Cavaliers this NBA season, it would be that between the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Detroit Pistons. Since nothing is guaranteed in the basketball community, there remains hope that Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook will face off against teammate turned foe Reggie Jackson in the NBA finals. Inasmuch as the fans anticipate the rematch of LeBron James and Stephen Curry in the hardwood court, wouldn't seeing the Detroit Pistons battle it out against the Oklahoma City Thunder be as exciting
date : Apr 04, 2016 02:59 PM EDT
Oklahoma City forward Kevin Durant title : NBA Rumors: Kevin Durant Sets Ultimatum For OKC; PF Sets Rules To Stay in Russell Westbrook, Enes Kanter Team
summary : The Oklahoma City Thunder are on the verge of losing one of the best - if not their most valuable - players in their roster. As the free agency deadline of Kevin Durant looms nearer, the basketball team has yet to find a way to convince him to stay with the squad. With the likes of the Golden State Warriors and Los Angeles Lakers threatening to snag him off the Russell Westbrook squad, the Oklahoma team must look for ways to keep Durant interested in playing for them.
date : Mar 08, 2016 12:33 PM EST
NBA: Oklahoma City Thunder at Dallas Mavericks title : NBA Rumors: OKC Kevin Durant Causes Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson Rift; Splash Brothers fight Over Russell Westbrook Partner
summary : The basketball community is bursting at the seems with the excitement as the free agent market will be full of promising players after the NBA season. One of the most widely speculated future free agent is none other All-Star Kevin Durant. The Oklahoma City Thunder star, who has been the face of the franchise alonside Russell Westbrook, is reportedly set to earn what could be the highest salary in the NBA to date once he hits free agency. The teams interested to sign Durant include the Los Angeles Lakers, New York Knicks, Houston Rockets, Sacramento Kings and San Antonio Spurs.
date : Feb 25, 2016 09:34 AM EST
Kevin Durant title : Oklahoma City Thunder Kevin Durant Eye LaMarcus Aldridge, Kobe Bryant Defeat; Russell Westbrook, Dion Waiters Excited For NBA Season
summary : The Oklahoma City Thunder are entering the upcoming NBA season with incredibly strong confidence that the Kevin Durant squad could finally clinch the Western Conference title this. More than dominating the West, it looks like the strength and aggressiveness exhibited by Oklahoma City Thunder stars Russell Westbrook, Kevin Durant and Dion Waiters are extremely promising signs in terms of unseating the Golden State Warriors and becoming the new NBA Finals champions. Although the competition in the West could turn out to be quite challenging this year, especially with the entry of LaMarcus Aldridge in the San Antonio Spurs roster and the promising performance of Rajon Rondo in the practices of the Sacramento Kings, fans and followers of the Oklahoma City Thunder squad remain confident that the return of the great Kevin Durant could spell the difference to the game plays executed by head coach Billy Donovan. Should the Oklahoma City Thunder actually emerge victorious in the Western Conference, presumably beating the likes of Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors, Tim Duncan of the San Antonio Spurs, Rudy Gay of the Sacramento Kings, James Harden of the Houston Rockets and Kobe Bryant of the Los Angeles Lakers, then Kevin Durant and his squad have yet to confront basketball stars such as LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers and Derrick Rose of the Chicago Bulls to actually take home the NBA championship trophy. Could the Oklahoma City Thunder basketball stars do it?
date : Oct 05, 2015 10:04 AM EDT
Thunder vs. Spurs title : Oklahoma City Thunder vs San Antonio Spurs Live Stream Free: Watch Online NBA Christmas Day Game [ABC]
summary : The Oklahoma City Thunder will go down to Texas to face the San Antonio Spurs at AT&T Center in San Antonio on Christmas Day, Dec. 25. Though the chances of having a full roster on each team for this game are good, both teams have been plagued with sports injuries.
date : Dec 24, 2014 03:43 PM EST
Reggie Jackson title : NBA Trade Rumors: Thunder Could Consider Trading Reggie Jackson Despite Good Performance
summary : Despite the fact that point guard Reggie Jackson has been playing his best in the midst of difficult circumstances, the Oklahoma City Thunder still want to trade him.
date : Nov 18, 2014 04:47 PM EST
Jeremy Lin title : Oklahoma City Thunder Potentially Wants Jeremy Lin In a Trade
summary : Both the Los Angeles Lakers and Oklahoma City Thunder currently have losing records in the NBA's current season. As a result, a potential trade involving Jeremy Lin could be in the works to improve their chances.
date : Nov 17, 2014 11:51 AM EST