Thunder to play 2 preseason games in Oklahoma City

Associated Press Published: August 3, 2012

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Kevin Durant and the Oklahoma City Thunder will play a pair of games at Chesapeake Energy Arena as part of their seven-game preseason schedule this fall.

The Thunder announced Friday that they will host Charlotte on Oct. 16 and Denver on Oct. 21 in their only two preseason games to be played in Oklahoma City. Two other contests that count as home games will be played Oct. 19 against Phoenix in Tulsa and Oct. 24 against Dallas in Wichita, Kan.

Oklahoma City's road preseason games will be played Oct. 10 against Houston in Hidalgo, Texas; Oct. 12 at Utah and Oct. 23 at Chicago.

The Thunder made it all the way to the NBA Finals last season before losing to Miami in five games.


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