• Live Coverage: Thunder vs. Magic

    staff reports | Updated: Sun, Jan 18, 2015

    The Oklahoma City Thunder faces off against the Orlando Magic in the first game of a five-game road trip. Follow our live coverage with Darnell Mayberry, Anthony Slater and more from around the web.

  • Russell Westbrook continues his Marshawn Lynch-like interview tactics

    Anthony Slater | Updated: Sat, Jan 17, 2015

    Russell Westbrook has never been great with the media. He doesn’t delve into detail with his answers. He’s not particularly forthcoming. He occasionally pops off, most notably with a meme-worthy “What???” in Utah a couple seasons ago. But he typically gave proper answers to questions. Not anymore. Westbrook has apparently grown tired of the media and adopted […]

  • Live Coverage: Thunder vs. Warriors

    staff reports | Updated: Fri, Jan 16, 2015

    The Oklahoma City Thunder faces the Golden State Warriors in the second game of a back-to-back. Follow our live coverage with Darnell Mayberry, Anthony Slater and more from around the web.

  • OKC Thunder: Eight-year-old awaiting heart transplant gets to meet Kevin Durant

    Published: Fri, Jan 16, 2015

    Eight-year-old Jhett Skaggs, an Oklahoma native who is waiting for his second heart transplant in Houston, had a chance to meet his favorite player Kevin Durant. Skaggs' family lives in Oklahoma, but he and his father are living in Houston while Jhett awaits a donor heart. That provide him the opportunity to meet Durant when the Thunder came to town Thursday. "He's a big fan of the NBA, but particularly of the Thunder," Thunder coach Scott Brooks said of Jhett. "Obviously, he likes No. 35 as millions of other young athletes out there. "There's so many things that our guys do that they don't look for the credit, but I see it every night and it makes me proud to coach them."

  • Report: Brook Lopez trade talks stall between Thunder and Nets

    staff reports | Published: Fri, Jan 16, 2015

    A proposed three-way trade which would send Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez to the Oklahoma City Thunder is "dead, at least for now,"  according to Charlotte Hornets beat writer Rick Bonnell of the Charlotte Obeserver. News started leaking out  about the proposed deal Thursday night, one that had Lopez going to Oklahoma City, Hornets guard Lance Stephenson going to Brooklyn, and Nets guard Jarrett Jacka and Thunder guard Jeremy Lamb to Charlotte.

  • Oklahoma City Thunder: What exactly does Brook Lopez fix?

    Berry Tramel | Published: Fri, Jan 16, 2015

    Rumors persist that the Thunder is interesting in trading for Brook Lopez, the 7-foot Brooklyn center who makes $15.7 million and almost that much for podiatrists, since his chronic foot problems are a major concern. But Lopez is a quality offensive center. He can score in the low post, and I don’t mean score like […]

  • Power Lunch: Chat with columnist Jenni Carlson

    staff reports | Updated: Fri, Jan 16, 2015

    How would a Brook Lopez trade change the Thunder? What kind of work is Travis Ford doing in Stillwater? Is Lincoln Riley the Sooners' answer at offensive coordinator? Ask columnist Jenni Carlson on the Power Lunch chat at 11 a.m.

  • Five observations from the Thunder's 112-101 loss in Houston

    Anthony Slater | Updated: Thu, Jan 15, 2015

    Here are five observations from the Thunder’s 112-101 loss in Houston on Thursday night: 1. Nightmare first quarter: Coming off a five-day break, there was a sense — or at least an internal hope — that the Thunder would come back refreshed and in rhythm. For about three possessions, it looked that way. OKC was up […]

  • Report: Thunder in trade discussions to possibly land Brook Lopez

    Anthony Slater | Published: Thu, Jan 15, 2015

    As the Thunder stumbled in Houston on Thursday night, continued trade rumors swirled around the struggling team. ESPN’s Chris Broussard reported that OKC is in discussions to potentially land Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez in a 3-team deal that would send Charlotte guard Lance Stephenson to Brooklyn and Jarrett Jack and Thunder guard Jeremy Lamb to Charlotte. But […]

  • Live Coverage: Thunder vs. Rockets

    staff reports | Updated: Thu, Jan 15, 2015

    The Oklahoma City Thunder renews one of the NBA's best rivalries against the Houston Rockets tonight at 7 p.m. Follow our live coverage with Darnell Mayberry, Anthony Slater and more from around the web.

  • VIDEO: Paul George dunks at Pacers practice

    Published: Thu, Jan 15, 2015

    In the summer of 2014, Indiana Pacers forward Paul George broke his leg scrimmaging with Team USA, an injury Kevin Durant later revealed influenced his decision to leave the national team . Well, George has been back in practice with the Pacers and was videoed dunking on Thursday. George is still expected to miss most of this season, but it's a good sign for George, who emerged as on of the NBA's best players in 2013-14.

  • LeBron James: Is this Cavalier mess anything like Miami's troubles of four years ago?

    Berry Tramel | Published: Thu, Jan 15, 2015

    The Cleveland Cavaliers are 19-20 and trailing even the Milwaukee Bucks in the Eastern Conference standings. LeBron James’ maiden season back in Cleveland has led to roster upheaval (the Cavs traded Dion Waiters) and coach controversy (will David Blatt be run off?) and questions about whether this collection of mega-talent will work. Not at all […]

  • Kevin Durant on Reggie Jackson: 'We're not babying anybody'

    Darnell Mayberry | Published: Thu, Jan 15, 2015

    With the arrival of Dion Waiters, a cloud of uncertainty emerged over Reggie Jackson’s future. Forget a month from now, no one knows how Jackson fits into the picture Thursday night against Houston. His minutes could diminish, his role as the sixth man and trusted closer could soon be taken away. He might even be […]

  • Kevin Durant on Twitter: "I don't like the motives"

    Darnell Mayberry | Updated: Thu, Jan 15, 2015

    Kevin Durant posted a string of messages to his Twitter account Wednesday questioning why people use the social networking site and, as a result, sparking widespread confusion among his followers. Why do you post on Twitter? — Kevin Durant (@KDTrey5) January 13, 2015 You want a voice? You wanna be more popular? — Kevin Durant […]

  • OKC Thunder: Taking a look at each NBA team's record since Thanksgiving

    Anthony Slater | Updated: Thu, Jan 15, 2015

    Thabo Sefolosha’s Atlanta Hawks beat the Celtics last night. In itself, not a remarkable feat. But for the still underrated Hawks, it was their 10th straight win and 24th in the past 26th games. That’s right: The ATLiens are the hottest team in basketball, currently 31-8 and at the top of the Eastern Conference by […]

  • Thunder Buddies Podcast: ESPN's Dave McMenamin talks Dion Waiters, Cavs struggles and more

    Anthony Slater | Published: Wed, Jan 14, 2015

    Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studio’s highly-acclaimed comedy ‘Ted’, but inspired by our continued hope for wall-to-wall coverage of OKC’s only professional team. Below is our list of episodes (click the link to listen). If you prefer iTunes for your podcast listening experience, click here and subscribe. Hope […]

  • Berry Tramel chat recap: Reggie Jackson rumblings, Oklahoma State's bright football future, and Berry's OU Mount Rushmore

    staff reports | Updated: Wed, Jan 14, 2015

    Berry Tramel answered questions on everything from Sooners coaches to Thunder trades on the Power Lunch chat live from H&H Shooting Sports on Wednesday.

  • Thunder Buddies Podcast: Would it be wise for OKC to trade Reggie Jackson?

    Anthony Slater | Published: Mon, Jan 12, 2015

    Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studio’s highly-acclaimed comedy ‘Ted’, but inspired by our continued hope for wall-to-wall coverage of OKC’s only professional team. Below is our list of episodes (click the link to listen). If you prefer iTunes for your podcast listening experience, click here and subscribe. Hope […]

  • OKC Thunder: Kevin Durant No. 3 on NBA's 'Most Popular Jersey' list

    Published: Mon, Jan 12, 2015

    Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant's jersey is yet again among the top sellers in the NBA. Durant ranks third on the NBA's Most Popular Jersey list , based on overall sales from adidas and NBAStore.com from Oct.-Dec. 2014. Only Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James and Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry rank higher. Loa Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant and Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose round out the top five. The Thunder ranks sixth in Most Popular Team Merchandise behind the Cavaliers, Bulls, Warriors, Lakers and San Antonio Spurs.

  • Thunder chat recap: Darnell Mayberry talks Reggie Jackson, OKC trade moves and Scott Brooks' 'big' decision

    staff reports | Updated: Mon, Jan 12, 2015




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