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OKC looking to bolster its bench bunch

Coming off their most impressive victory of the season — a 125-105 conquest of defending champion Golden State on its home floor Tuesday night — the Oklahoma City Thunder are casting a wide net looking for help. OKC, of course, lost starting shooting guard and top defender Andre Roberson to a left torn patellar tendon […]


Thunder interested in Clippers’ Bradley

Avery Bradley has had a busy year, having been trade twice since last season ended. He was dealt from Boston to Detroit in a move made by the Celtics in order to move salary in order to sign free agent Gordon Hayward. Last week, the Pistons included Bradley and fellow starter Tobias Harris in the […]


Thunder’s George to replace injured Boogie in All-Star Game

Russell Westbrook is getting his wish, albeit belatedly. Four days after decrying the fact his Oklahoma City Thunder teammate Paul George was not deemed worthy as a selection to the NBA All-Star Game, George was added as an injury replacement by the league by Commissioner Adam Silver. George will replace New Orleans Pelican DeMarcus Cousins, […]


OKC’s Roberson ruptures patellar tendon in awkward fall

Oklahoma City swingman Andre Roberson was carried off the court Saturday in Detroit after suffering what was reported to be a ruptured patellar tendon in his left leg. The Thunder confirmed the report Sunday, announcing that Roberson is out for the season. Source: Preliminary report on OKC’s Andre Roberson: ruptured patellar tendon. — Adrian Wojnarowski […]


George: Westbrook making free agent decision ‘easier’

The Oklahoma City Thunder have won five in a row, sit at 27-20 on the season, and all of a sudden, the vibe around the team is completely different than it was just a few weeks ago. After a slow start to the year, the Thunder’s Big Three of Russell Westbrook, Paul George and Carmelo […]


On cusp of 30K, Donovan praises LBJ’s passing fancy

CLEVELAND — Heading into Saturday afternoon’s game against the Oklahoma City Thunder, LeBron James is just 25 points away from becoming the seventh player in NBA history to score 30,000 points. At 33 years, 21 days old, James will also become the youngest player to accomplish the feat, surpassing Kobe Bryant, who was 34 years, […]



George talks Lakers upon Thunder’s LA descent

The Oklahoma City Thunder pay a visit to the Los Angeles Lakers on Wednesday, and that can only mean one thing: It’s time for Paul George to answer questions about a team other than the Thunder. George, of course, is currently a member of the Thunder. But that’s almost beside the point half the time. […]


Thunder’s Patterson fined 10K for ripping refs

Patrick Patterson of the Oklahoma City Thunder was slapped with a $10,000 fine for public criticism of officiating, the NBA announced in a press release announced Sunday night by Kiki VanDeWeghe, Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations.   Patterson’s comments stemmed from the Thunder’s controversial loss at Milwaukee on Friday night. In the game’s final seconds, […]


Report: Thunder not entertaining George trades

Despite the Oklahoma City Thunder’s struggles, the franchise is still banking on its big three of Russell Westbrook, Paul George and Carmelo Anthony to figure things out and be the lethal team everyone thought they would be. Entering Tuesday, the Thunder have a record of just 15-15 and sit at the eighth spot in the rugged Western Conference. […]


Anthony struggles in MSG return; Knicks roll past OKC

Oklahoma City Thunder small forward Carmelo Anthony made his much anticipated return to New York Saturday night and the former Knick received a tribute video before being introduced to the MSG crowd. It was mostly cheers for Anthony by the New York faithful, although some boos were tossed around. Melo back at The Garden. Here’s how […]


George struggles in return to Indy; Thunder prevail

Oklahoma City Thunder small forward Paul George made his much anticipated return to Indiana Wednesday, and as expected, the former Pacer was treated to a bevy of boos during introductions and every time he touched the ball. George struggled mightily with his shooting, as the All-Star swingman finished just 3-of-14 from the field for 12 points. […]


Thunder’s George ‘should be back’ Monday

Oklahoma City Thunder star Paul George has missed the last two games due to a right calf contusion, but told reporters today he ‘should be back’ for Monday’s home game against the Charlotte Hornets. George, speaking at his fundraiser for families affected by stroke, says his rehab has been going well. Paul George says he had a […]


Thunder’s George to miss matchup with Nets

Oklahoma City Thunder swingman Paul George has a right calf contusion and will not play Thursday evening in Mexico City against the Brooklyn Nets. Head coach Billy Donovan also announced that Jerami Grant, who has a left hip contusion, will sit out as well. “We were hopeful and optimistic that they would be able to (play),” Donovan told reporters at […]