Oklahoma City Thunder

The Oklahoma City Thunder have wrongs to right

We are somewhere around a month away from the start of the NBA preseason. For the Oklahoma City Thunder, this is a clean slate, a chance to right all the wrongs from last season. Last season, the Oklahoma City Thunder fell short of the championship dreams that were envisioned when Carmelo Anthony joined the squad.

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Fred Hoiberg

Which NBA coaches are on the hot seat for the 2018-2019 season

There is always turnover in at least one NBA organization each off-season. While there are great coaches out in the NBA, some of them fail to meet the heavy demands of the job. Out of the 30 NBA head coaches, there are some who remain safe and secure running their designated teams. On the other side

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Paul George

Paul George says Lakers were ‘pissed’ at him for not meeting with them in free agency

Paul George says the Los Angeles Lakers were upset with him for not taking a meeting with them in free agency. George was strongly linked to the Lakers for more than a year, but he decided to re-sign with the Oklahoma City Thunder on a four-year deal. “LA was pissed at me,” George said on

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Russell Westbrook

Russell Westbrook making 3-point shooting ‘offseason focus’

Oklahoma City Thunder star point guard Russell Westbrook has made improving his 3-point shot an offseason focus, according to ESPN reporter Royce Young. Appearing on The Lowe Post, Young — who covers the Thunder for ESPN — says Westbrook has been focusing his training this summer on becoming a better 3-point shooter. “He’s been working on it this

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Oklahoma City Thunder

Paul George endorses modern superteams: ‘It’s a different game now’

Oklahoma City Thunder small forward Paul George says superteams are needed in today’s game and believes past players need to understand that. George, who re-signed with the Thunder on a four-year, $136.9 million contract this summer, notes that no superstar player has won a title on his own in this era of basketball. “No team has won

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Russell Westbrook

Grant says narrative of Westbrook being a bad teammate is ‘ignorant’

Oklahoma City Thunder forward Jerami Grant says star point guard Russell Westbrook is a great teammate and person and believes the narrative of players not wanting to play with Westbrook is “ignorant.” Grant, who re-signed with the Thunder this summer, has been a teammate of Westbrook’s for two seasons and says the media paints the wrong picture of the

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NBA

Ego and the NBA: The Cost of Being “The Man”

The Minnesota Timberwolves got two and a half seasons of Stephon Marbury and Kevin Garnett. They were a young team with two emerging studs that were poised to do battle with the Lakers and Spurs for the better half of the next decade. Naturally, they did not get immediate success due to their youth but

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Pump Fake to the Altar NBA

Pump Fake to the Altar: Episode 15 – NBA Free Agency Bonanza

In this episode of the Pump Fake to the Altar podcast, the boys are FIRED UP on free agency. LeBron James to the Lakers, Paul George staying in OKC and DeMarcus Cousins to the Warriors are just some of the surprising signings. How will the 2018-19 NBA regular season play out? To this point, it

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Paul George Keeps Thunder Content with New Deal

Paul George recently announced at Russell Westbrook’s free agency party that he will be re-signing with the Oklahoma City Thunder. Declining his player option last week, George signed a four-year, $137M deal with the Thunder, including a player option in the third year. After trading for George last offseason, the team fell just short of

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Collin Sexton NBA

The disrespect by NBA teams has to stop

Parting ways with a good thing is hard. Anyone who’s been in a relationship and has dealt with a break up that they didn’t want to see happen knows this feeling. Missing a good thing is hard. I get it! But the actions from a few of these NBA organizations are starting to look like

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