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Thunder notebook: Staying the course

Oklahoman Published: November 17, 2008

/> "We learn the hard way,” Watson said. "We can make a thousand excuses, but excuses are for losers. We all came from collegiate backgrounds where we all won. So we know how to win.

"We got to have fun. We got to play hard. We got to hold each other accountable. We got to play with energy. I feel like our energy’s not there for whatever reason, but we’ve got to find it.”


Kevin Durant told Sporting News Today he is glad the team relocated to Oklahoma City from Seattle and said he is enjoying his new host city so far.

"I’m loving the Oklahoma City,” Durant said. "I was just telling that to my teammates last night at dinner. It’s a great town. It’s quiet, the people are nice, the fans are unbelievable and that’s what we need as a team. It goes a long way with us that the fans are there every day, whether we are winning or losing. I’m glad we made the move.”