Durant to Harden in Manila
July 23, 2011
Thunder players Kevin Durant and James Harden teamed up to play in the Philippines this weekend. Here is some of their work from the exhibition.
PBL to send contract offers to Kevin Durant, Blake Griffin
July 22, 2011
If NBA players and owners fail to ratify a new collective bargaining agreement, many superstars, including Thunder forward Kevin Durant, have spoken about the possibility of playing overseas.
That may not be necessary.
The independent Premier Basketball League, which has four teams, conducted an online lockout... Read More
Durant, Harden will go head-to-head in East vs. West battle
July 21, 2011
Thunder All-Star Kevin Durant and guard James Harden will be pitted against one another next month in the first ever Drew League (CA) vs. Goodman League (DC) game August 20 at Coolidge High School in Washington, DC.
But fans don’t worry the game will be streamed online at tip-off 6:30 p.m. EST on the... Read More
OKC Thunder releases 2011-12 schedule
July 19, 2011
Here’s Darnell Mayberry’s story on the Thunder’s 2011-12 schedule. The full schedule is below.
Tuesday, Nov. 1 @ LA Lakers, 9:30 p.m., TNT
Wednesday, 02 @ Phoenix, 9:00 p.m.
Friday, 04 vs Indiana, 7:00 p.m.
Saturday, 05 @ Dallas, 7:30 p.m., NBATV
Tuesday, 08 @ New York, 6:30 p.m.... Read More
What is Thunder center Cole Aldrich’s ceiling?
July 18, 2011
Darnell Mayberry wrote about Oklahoma City Thunder rookie center Cole Aldrich in today’s Oklahoman, noting that Aldrich could jump ahead of Nazr Mohammed in the Thunder’s rotation in 2011-2012. Aldrich was limited to 18 games and only 7.9 minutes per game in his rookie season.
In today’s Power Lunch chat,... Read More
Could Russell Westbrook average 10 assists per game next season?
July 11, 2011
In today’s Power Lunch chat, Darnell Mayberry was asked whether Russell Westbrook could average more than 10 assists per game next season if James Harden started beside him. Here’s Darnell’s answer:
No. The total is more likely to go down, actually. And perhaps it should. Harden is a better playmaker. If he... Read More