Not even another strong performance will be enough for the Thunder to lift Russell Westbrook’s minute restriction, which is still a mystery but appears to be 30 minutes.
It's pretty well known that Jim Traber of The Sports Animal isn't the biggest Kendrick Perkins fan. Well, Vanity Perkins - the wife of the Thunder center - isn't a Traber fan. She took to Twitter to vent about Traber's opinions of her husband (basketball opinions, not personal).
I hope his wife is a house wife because I would be pissed if I'm a hard worker and my man stayed on the phone gossiping all day sportsanimal— Vanity Perkins (@VanityHearts5) March 7, 2014
I swear I can not stand Jim or whatever his name is on sports animal
Nash isn’t fully committing to a return next season, but he’s sure hinting at it strongly.
Buddy Hield was brought in to Norman as a slashing guard who could make plays near the basket. But this season, the outside shot has been Hield’s go-to offensive weapon.
The Sooners begin Big 12 Tournament play Saturday against Texas. Once the season is over, though, the junior guard wants to research Sudden Infant Death Syndrome — and why it happened to 5-month-old Kuron.
Pond Creek-Hunter’s coach didn’t look the part. But the 29-year-old Tasha Diesselhorst is a state finalist.
The Thunder is 3-4 in its past seven games. A big reason? Too many uncontested shots by the opposition.
Oklahoma State women’s basketball coach Jim Littell has a go-to saying when his team faces adversity during the regular season: “It’s a marathon, not a sprint.” But as his No. 18-ranked Cowgirls enter the postseason having lost five of their past 10, he’s throwing the ideology out the window.
Hubie Brown coached 15 seasons in the NBA and ABA and has been a television analyst for 30 years. Thunder writer Darnell Mayberry had the opportunity to talk to Brown about teams tanking, television and coaching some of the league's all-time greats.