Article Photos: Pre-game ceremonies get crowd fired up for Thunder opener 9/73

OKLAHOMA CITY THUNDER / NBA BASKETBALL TEAM / REGULAR SEASON OPENING NIGHT / CLAYTON BENNETT / CLAYTON I. BENNETT: Oklahoma City Thunder owner Clay Bennett walks into the Ford Center prior to the Thunder first game in downtown Oklahoma City on Wednesday, October 29, 2008. By John Clanton, The Oklahoman  ORG XMIT: KOD