All posts tagged "Golden State Warriors"

  • Local Pro Sports
    Westbrook Hits Everything as OKC Thunder Down 76ers

    Author: Daniel Richardson / Source: Thunderous Intentions The OKC Thunder beat the Philadelphia 76ers behind Russell Westbrook’s 35th triple-double,...

  • NBA
    Thunder Roll Over as Warriors Achieve Season Sweep

    We know the script by now, and it apparently doesn’t change when the Warriors are missing their...

  • NBA
    Warriors Post Game Reactions

    Stephen Curry Draymond Green Klay Thompson David West JaVale McGee Steve Kerr

  • NBA
    Liveblog: Thunder vs. Warriors

    03/20 OKC vs. GSW – Curated tweets by FranchiseOK

  • Local Pro Sports
    Game preview: Golden State Warriors vs. OKC Thunder

    Author: Marissa Musso / Source: isportsweb The Golden State Warriors appear to have their mojo back just in time...

  • Inside Sports
    Andre Iguodala fined $10K for racially charged remarks

    He later clarified his remark to ESPN, saying it was in no way a shot directed at coach Steve Kerr and that it was only an inside locker room joke. After Warriors practice Monday but before the league announced his fine, Iguodala expressed regret for his comments' effect on the team. "I have...

  • Inside Sports
    Iguodala fined $10K for ‘inappropriate’ postgame comments

    The NBA announced the penalty shortly after Iguodala spoke to the media following practice and addressed the racially tinged comments he made Friday night. He made it clear that he and Golden State coach Steve Kerr are just fine – and that Kerr wasn’t the ”master” in this case, one that sure sounded...

  • Andrew Gilman
    The Warriors would be the most fun

    If you think the Thunder are going to win the NBA championship this season, this column isn’t...

  • Inside Sports
    Fans irritated by lack of stars in Dubs-Spurs

    SAN ANTONIO -- A combination of San Antonio Spurs injuries and the Golden State Warriors' desire for rest transformed a highly anticipated marquee matchup on Saturday into a battle of backups, resulting in disappointed fans. "I just think it takes away from it because we are here to see all the players,"...

  • Inside Sports
    Spurs star LaMarcus Aldridge out indefinitely with heart condition

    Spurs star LaMarcus Aldridge out indefinitely with heart condition. The first came at the end of the 2006-07 season, his rookie season. He then missed 10 days during training camp in the 2011-12 season because of the same issue. The news came hours ahead of a pivotal showdown for Western Conference supremacy between the Spurs...

  • Inside Sports
    Spurs’ Kawhi Leonard in concussion protocol, out vs. Warriors

    Spurs' Kawhi Leonard in concussion protocol, out vs. Warriors. SAN ANTONIO -- Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard has entered the league's concussion protocol and will not play in Saturday's pivotal game against the Golden State Warriors. Leonard suffered an apparent head injury on Thursday night, late in the third quarter of the Spurs' 102-92 loss...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Oklahoma City Thunder versus San Antonio Spurs preview – 03/09/17

    Oklahoma City Thunder versus San Antonio Spurs preview – 03/09/17. The Oklahoma City Thunder will be desperate to snap their dismal losing streak tonight against one of the league’s top teams: the San Antonio Spurs. Since then, OKC has gone on to lose four in a row and are six wins behind the Utah...

  • Inside Sports
    The Warriors laid an egg against the Celtics, and the West is up for grabs

    The Warriors laid an egg against the Celtics, and the West is up for grabs. In fact, they looked downright horrible during a fourth-quarter collapse that led to a 99-86 loss, their third in five games without KD. Golden State led 74-72 heading into the fourth quarter and 79-78 after a Draymond Green dunk...

  • Inside Sports
    Week 18 NBA power rankings: Spurs creeping up on Warriors

    But they were wins all the same. Boston Celtics (40-22) - With Wednesday's down-to-the-wire, 103-99 win over the Cavaliers, who were led by a LeBron James triple-double (28 points, 13 rebounds and 10 assists) — the Celtics proved fully capable of competing with the defending champs. But despite his seemingly never-ending struggles, Grizzlies coach...

  • Inside Sports
    Steve Kerr: Warriors will let Matt Barnes’ legal issues play out

    Steve Kerr: Warriors will let Matt Barnes' legal issues play out. NEW YORK -- Responding to the concerns of Golden State Warriors fans regarding Matt Barnes' past and current issues, coach Steve Kerr told ESPN that he is comfortable with the veteran forward being on the team. In his comments, Kerr referenced the third-degree...

  • Inside Sports
    Jose Calderon: Expected to join Hawks

    Jose Calderon: Expected to join Hawks. Calderon is expected to sign with the Hawks after clearing waivers Saturday, Marc Stein of ESPN.com reports. Calderon was waived by the Lakers on Monday and was initially scheduled to sign with the Warriors for the rest of the season upon clearing waivers, but that plan fell through...

  • Inside Sports
    How Kevin Durant’s absence affects each Warriors player

    How Kevin Durant’s absence affects each Warriors player. Here's how Durant's injury will affect each of Golden State's major rotation players. Curry's going to chuck a ton of 3s with Durant on the sideline, just like you expect. Remember, Golden State might not have had Durant last season, but Harrison Barnes knew how to stand...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Durant out ‘indefinitely;’ Thunder knows the meaning of that word

    Durant, who had played only 27 games that season, missed the rest of the season, the Thunder and New Orleans tied for the eighth seed in the Western Conference playoffs, each with 45-37 records, and the Pelicans advanced via the tiebreaker. And now Durant won’t play for Golden State on March 20, 2017,...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Oklahoma City Thunder Zigs While The NBA Zags

    Oklahoma City Thunder Zigs While The NBA Zags. The analytics movement in the last decade has taught us many things, with the most basic takeaway being that a three-point shot made one out of three times counts more than a two-point shot made one out of two times. For the Oklahoma City Thunder, shooting...

  • Local Pro Sports
    OKC Thunder defeated by Golden State Warriors in the return

    OKC Thunder defeated by Golden State Warriors in the return. The OKC Thunder were defeated by former Thunder Buddy Kevin Durant and the Golden State Warriors 130-114. It’s extremely rare when a game that’s been hyped up for months lives up to expectations, and despite the final score, this game was fun nearly throughout. To...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Oklahoma City Thunder vs Warriors – Lessons Learned

    Oklahoma City Thunder vs Warriors – Lessons Learned. As many people know, Saturday marked the first time Kevin Durant returned to the Oklahoma City Thunder Chesapeake arena since leaving in July. Although the final score was far from a close game, it was arguably the most interesting and fun game of the season for...

  • Local Pro Sports
    What a letdown for the Thunder and Warriors

    Apparently, the Oklahoma City Thunder and Golden State Warriors had a lot taken out of them in their head-to-head matchup on Saturday night such that they had little left on Monday. Both teams got drubbed -- the Thunder by the red-hot Washington Wizards and the Warriors by the Denver Nuggets. Thunder struck The Thunder...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Bradley Beal, Billy Donovan weigh in on OKC fans booing Kevin Durant

    Bradley Beal, Billy Donovan weigh in on OKC fans booing Kevin Durant. Many tuned in to see how Durant would be received by the Thunder fans, who ended up booing him during player introductions and throughout the game. On Sunday, at Wizards practice, head coach Scott Brooks - who coached Durant and the Thunder...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Oklahoma City Thunder need to keep coming against Wizards

    Oklahoma City Thunder need to keep coming against Wizards. Oklahoma City Thunder head to Washington to face red-hot Wizards. After an emotional night at Chesapeake Energy Arena against the Golden State Warriors, the Oklahoma City Thunder can get back to basketball when they travel to Washington to play the Wizards. The Oklahoma City Thunder are...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Draymond Green Trolls Oklahoma City Thunder With Cupcake T-Shirt [PHOTO]

    Durant scored 34 points while being booed throughout the night, and the Golden State Warriors beat the Thunder 130-114 in a chippy game on Saturday night. It was Durant’s first game back since he left the Thunder after eight seasons in Oklahoma City to join the rival Warriors as a free agent last...

  • Local Pro Sports
    OKC Thunder fans boo Kevin Durant during pregame warmups

    OKC Thunder fans boo Kevin Durant during pregame warmups. With Kevin Durant playing in Oklahoma City for the first time with the Warriors, OKC Thunder fans let the boos rain down during his pregame warmups. With Kevin Durant back in town to face his former team for the first time since joining the Golden...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Warriors Silence Thunder in Durant’s Return to OKC

    Warriors Silence Thunder in Durant's Return to OKC. Getty Images OKLAHOMA CITY — The cascade of noise designed to heckle Kevin Durant didn’t seem to bother him much, and it had next to no effect on the Warriors. Durant’s return to Oklahoma City came with a few heated exchanges and a mini-skirmish. It also resulted...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Scott Brooks reacts to Kevin Durant being booed by OKC Thunder fans

    Scott Brooks reacts to Kevin Durant being booed by OKC Thunder fans. Each time the Wizards scout an opponent, head coach Scott Brooks watches that team's most recent games. Thunder fans boo Warriors' Kevin Durant during player introductions pic.twitter.com/3BvcIMPzle — Ben Golliver (@BenGolliver) February 12, 2017 Brooks noticed that reception and shared his thoughts...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Warriors vs. Thunder: Score, Highlights, Reaction from 2017 Regular Season

    Andrew D. Bernstein/Getty Images Kevin Durant's much-anticipated return to Oklahoma City on Saturday night was more eventful because of the drama before the game rather than what happened on the court, as the Golden State Warriors dominated the Thunder in a 130-114 victory at Chesapeake Energy Arena. "When Kendrick Perkins played center...

  • Basketball Insider
    For Westbrook and Durant, It’s Not Personal; It’s Business

    Sports fandom wouldn’t exist in its current form without some level of belief, and Oklahoma City is no...

  • John Hoover
    John E. Hoover: Westbrook stands his ground, but Durant’s victory was inevitable

    OKLAHOMA CITY — All the boos, all the “cupcake!” chants, all the clever signs — and there...

  • John Hoover
    VIDEO: Kevin Durant talks Westbrook, Roberson, his feelings about OKC and why he loves his new teammates

    After his Golden State Warriors defeated Oklahoma City 130-114 on Saturday night at Chesapeake Arena, Kevin Durant...

  • NBA
    The Franchise Thunder Liveblog: Thunder Vs. Warriors

    Follow along with live analysis and commentary from Franchise Thunder insiders, personalities, and others: 2/11 OKC vs....

  • NBA
    Billy Donovan: Pre Game Press Conference: Raw Audio

    billy-donovan-gsw-pre-game-audio  

  • John Hoover
    VIDEO: Kevin Durant pregame interview

    Before taking the floor tonight against the Oklahoma City Thunder, Kevin Durant met with the media. (PHOTO:...

  • Local Pro Sports
    INTEGRIS Game Day Report: Thunder vs. Golden State Warriors – Feb. 11, 2017

    INTEGRIS Game Day Report: Thunder vs. Golden State Warriors – Feb. 11, 2017. Broadcast Information Tip-off: 7:30 p.m. CT Television: ABC The fire will be in their eyes as they take the court, their minds will be sharp and their arms will be on each other’s shoulders in the huddle. Defensively, Golden State is...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Victor Oladipo Is Not Kevin Durant And That’s OK

    Victor Oladipo Is Not Kevin Durant And That’s OK. When Durant delivered the fatal blow, leaving only Westbrook, the future and direction of the Thunder franchise was in question. Since then, Westbrook, Oladipo and Steven Adams have all signed extensions to stay with Oklahoma City through at least 2017-18. There was so much unknown with...

  • Andrew Gilman
    What a week

    Biggest week of the season for the Thunder? Probably. Well, definitely. Starting tonight, we’re going to get...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Thunder at Golden State Warriors Game Recap – Jan. 18, 2017

    Thunder at Golden State Warriors Game Recap – Jan. 18, 2017. What ensued was a change of momentum and an 8-0 Warriors run behind three Thunder turnovers and a pair of Golden State three-pointers. “(The turnovers) were big,” point guard Russell Westbrook said. That’s what they do, especially here at home.” “We scored 22 points...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Could Thunder capitalize with Klay Thompson possibly out for Warriors?

    Could Thunder capitalize with Klay Thompson possibly out for Warriors?. The Thunder will be without Steven Adams against Golden State on Wednesday night. The Warriors announced that Klay Thompson will be questionable for the game due to family reasons, possibly leaving Golden State without one of the best shooters in the league. It's an easier...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Warriors bury OKC Thunder with big third quarter

    Warriors bury OKC Thunder with big third quarter. OAKLAND — Last time, it was the second quarter. Oklahoma City got off to another strong start in Game 2 of its season series against Golden State. The Thunder actually led 31-30 after the first quarter Wednesday night. Durant already had 20 at the half. “Every player in the...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Thunder Roundtable: Debating Westbrook’s All-Star starter snub, trades & how high OKC can finish in the West

    Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP OKLAHOMA CITY — The Oklahoman’s Thunder coverage team of Jenni Carlson, Brett Dawson, Erik Horne and Berry Tramel answer four questions about the team, from Russell Westbrook to looking ahead at potential playoff position. Russell Westbrook not starting the All-Star Game is ______. Westbrook will be miffed that he didn’t get...

  • Local Pro Sports
    To the OKC Thunder, basketball is not a team sport

    To the OKC Thunder, basketball is not a team sport. In the shadow of Kevin Durant and the league-leading Golden State Warriors, there’s Russell Westbrook — man on a mission, trying to carry the Oklahoma City Thunder to the playoffs all by himself. Westbrook is averaging a triple-double, earning rave reviews from critics and...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Thunder: Fans hand Westbrook an All-Star snub

    Two of his former Thunder teammates will start for the Western Conference at next month's NBA All-Star Game. Despite a record-setting season in Oklahoma City, Westbrook wasn't among the players named Thursday as All-Star starters. The Thunder point guard led Western Conference guards in votes by players and media — whose votes factor into...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Less tension and awkwardness in Kevin Durant’s latest Thunder reunion

    Durant finished up and turned to walk into the tunnel to the Golden State Warriors locker room. He turned back to the court, pushed his headphones behind his ears and jogged across the floor to the Thunder's bench area. Durant returned to the tunnel and started signing autographs again, but it was an entirely...

  • NBA
    Kevin Durant Has the Last Word With the Thunder–Again

    Yet again, Kevin Durant had the last word. At this rate, it seems like he always might....

  • Local Pro Sports
    Russell Westbrook, Zaza Pachulia add fuel to Thunder-Warriors rivalry

    So it should come as no surprise that, when Westbrook was asked about the flagrant foul he received from Warriors center Zaza Pachulia after Oklahoma City lost by a score of 121-100 to Golden State Wednesday night here at Oracle Arena, Westbrook responded in similar fashion. “I don’t know,” Westbrook said, when asked...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Golden State Warriors roll Oklahoma City Thunder behind Kevin Durant’s 40: Score, stats & game recap

    Golden State Warriors roll Oklahoma City Thunder behind Kevin Durant's 40: Score, stats & game recap. Westbrook had 27 points, 15 rebounds and 13 assists in an improved showing from his 20-point outing on 4-for-15 shooting when OKC first faced Durant in the other jersey here 2 1/2 months ago and watched him...

  • Basketball Insider
    The Franchise Thunder Liveblog: Thunder at Warriors

    Follow along with our group of Franchise Thunder insiders, personalities, and others: Thunder @ Warriors – Curated...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Kevin Durant expects emotional Round 2 vs. OKC

    Kevin Durant expects emotional Round 2 vs. OKC. "It's never going to be a regular game for me," Durant told ESPN in advance of his second go-around with OKC. We got the first one out the way, and we're just going to play the next game." "I talked about that already," Durant adamantly...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Kevin Durant Comments on Emotions Facing Oklahoma City Thunder

    Emotions ran high during Kevin Durant's first game against the Oklahoma City Thunder on Nov. 3, and the Golden State Warriors forward acknowledged Tuesday that showdowns against his former team will always hold extra meaning. We got the first one out the way, and we're just going to play the next game." The Warriors...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Adams returning to OKC, will miss Warriors game

    Adams returning to OKC, will miss Warriors game. OAKLAND, Calif. – There will be no game-day suspense as to Steven Adams’ status. The Thunder center, recovering from a concussion, will miss his second straight game on Wednesday when Oklahoma City plays the Warriors at Oracle Arena. He won’t be with the team when it faces...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Sports media: TNT’s Harlan discusses Thunder, Durant’s role with Warriors

    Sports media: TNT’s Harlan discusses Thunder, Durant’s role with Warriors. Answer: "We're getting to see a lot of Russell Westbrook, which is never a bad thing. He's trying to play the role of two guys after being in that one-two punch for so long. When you lose a star like that (Kevin Durant), there's going...

  • Local Pro Sports
    OKC Thunder must bring playoff effort against Warriors

    OKC Thunder must bring playoff effort against Warriors. On Wednesday, the Thunder will see the defending Western Conference Champion Golden State Warriors for the second time this season. Former Thunder great Kevin Durant went off, shooting 15-of-24, dropping 39 points (including seven three’s) against his former running mates. This isn’t just another game. Sure, it’s a...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Kia Race to the MVP Ladder: No need to fret over Stephen Curry’s MVP pace

    Kia Race to the MVP Ladder: No need to fret over Stephen Curry's MVP pace. The numbers suggest he’s fallen off a bit from the record pace he set last season, that Stephen Curry is not the same threat he was before Kevin Durant’s arrival in a Golden State Warriors’ uniform. Interpreting those numbers,...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Oklahoma City Thunder and Los Angeles Clippers slated for NBA’s MLK Day Finale

    Oklahoma City Thunder and Los Angeles Clippers slated for NBA’s MLK Day Finale. For basketball junkies, Martin Luther King Jr. Day follows only Christmas when it comes to satisfying that insatiable NBA itch. This year, the fun starts at Noon Eastern Time Monday on NBATV when the fire-sale Atlanta Hawks travel to Madison Square...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Westbrook denies shouting ‘Thank you Kyrie!’

    Westbrook denies shouting 'Thank you Kyrie!'. OKLAHOMA CITY -- Russell Westbrook strongly denied he yelled "Thank you Kyrie!" For real," Westbrook said. Clear what up? The video spread on Twitter, with many believing Westbrook was shouting thank you to Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving, who hit a game-winning jumper with 3.4 seconds left to defeat former...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Did Russell Westbrook celebrate Irving’s game winner vs. Warriors, Durant?

    Did Russell Westbrook celebrate Irving’s game winner vs. Warriors, Durant?. Count Russell Westbrook among the potentially excited parties after Kyrie Irving hit a game winner against the Warriors — and perhaps more importantly, his former teammate Kevin Durant — on Christmas. Controversy! After Irving buried the shot that eventually sank Golden State in a Finals...

  • Local Pro Sports
    INTEGRIS Game Day Report: Thunder at New Orleans Pelicans – Dec. 21, 2016

    INTEGRIS Game Day Report: Thunder at New Orleans Pelicans – Dec. 21, 2016. The task will be to take care of business against the New Orleans Pelicans, who defeated the Philadelphia 76ers 108-93 in a road game on Tuesday night then flew back to Louisiana in the middle of the night. The Pelicans had...

  • Local Pro Sports
    NBA Trade Rumors: Sacramento Kings’ Rudy Gay To Team Up With Russell Westbrook In Oklahoma City Thunder [VIDEO]

    NBA Trade Rumors: Sacramento Kings' Rudy Gay To Team Up With Russell Westbrook In Oklahoma City Thunder . A trade rumor says that Rudy Gay might be traded to the Oklahoma City Thunder. (Photo : (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images) Since the Kevin Durant-Russell Westbrook Era, the Oklahoma City Thunder have been one...

  • Local Pro Sports
    ABC’s Jeff Van Gundy says Thunder could finish from fifth to seventh seed

    If they win 43 to 48 games, it would be an unbelievable season. 8 and a matchup with the Golden State Warriors. I think people are mistaking more responsibility for better play. He's playing exceptionally well, but four years ago he was sharing the spotlight with (James) Harden, (Kevin) Durant and (Serge) Ibaka. And now Ibaka...

  • Local Pro Sports
    How the Blazers and Warriors slow down Russell Westbrook

    That fact has important implications for how teams defend the Thunder and MVP candidate Russell Westbrook -- who had two of his three worst games of the season by game score at Golden State and Portland -- going forward. Oklahoma City lives in the painted area In a league obsessed with the 3-pointer,...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Oklahoma City lost more than just a basketball player when Kevin Durant signed with the Warriors. A new era has dawned not just for the team, but for fans’ relationship with the city, the franchise, and OKC’s latest leading man.

    Oklahoma City lost more than just a basketball player when Kevin Durant signed with the Warriors. Before he left, someone with him would take care of the bill. It is Thursday, November 3, and all televisions are turned to the game in Oakland between the Thunder and Durant’s new team, the Golden State Warriors. “How...

  • Local Pro Sports
    NBA Rumors: Oklahoma City Thunder Russell Westbrook could’ve joined Carmelo Anthony in New York Knicks

    NBA Rumors: Oklahoma City Thunder Russell Westbrook could've joined Carmelo Anthony in New York Knicks. Holding an 11-8 record, they are currently at the 6th spot in the highly competitive Western Conference division with superstar Russell Westbrook leading the team. But what could have happened if Westbrook didn't sign the contract extension with the...

  • Local Pro Sports
    NBA Trade Rumors: Dirk Nowitzki to Oklahoma City Thunder, Enes Kanter to Dallas Mavericks in five-player deal?

    NBA Trade Rumors: Dirk Nowitzki to Oklahoma City Thunder, Enes Kanter to Dallas Mavericks in five-player deal?. Russell Westbrook #0 of the Oklahoma City Thunder passes the ball over Dirk Nowitzki #41 of the Dallas Mavericks during the first half of Game Five of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2016 NBA Playoffs...

  • Local Pro Sports
    NBA Trade Rumors: OKC Thunder Eyeing Rudy Gay-Russell Westbrook Team-Up; Team To Acquire Gay This Season?

    NBA Trade Rumors: OKC Thunder Eyeing Rudy Gay-Russell Westbrook Team-Up; Team To Acquire Gay This Season?. The move is speculated to push through this season as the Thunder are looking for a sharp shooter to boost Westbrook's stats and lead the team to the finals. The team has lost Kevin Durant to the Golden...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Lakers News: D’Angelo Russell To Sit Out Vs. Oklahoma City Thunder

    UPDATE 11/22/16 (5:31 PM PT): In addition to missing Tuesday night’s game against the Thunder, Russell will also miss Wednesday’s game against the Golden State Warriors via ESPN’s Baxter Holmes: Lakers say that D’Angelo Russell (sore left knee) won’t play tonight or tomorrow night at GSW. — Baxter Holmes (@BaxterHolmes) November 23, 2016...

  • Local Pro Sports
    NBA Trade Rumors: Rudy Gay to the Oklahoma City Thunder?

    NBA Trade Rumors: Rudy Gay to the Oklahoma City Thunder?. After losing NBA superstar Kevin Durant to the Golden State Warriors in free agency, the Oklahoma City Thunder are now lacking that star-caliber scorer in their small forward position. In their roster, the only small forwards that they have are Andre Roberson and newly-acquired...

  • Local Pro Sports
    NBA Trade Rumors 2016: Rudy Gay To OKC Thunder From Kings Still A Possibility?

    NBA Trade Rumors 2016: Rudy Gay To OKC Thunder From Kings Still A Possibility?. How likely is the deal to get done and will it help OKC get back towards the Western Conference Finals again? Lowe mentions the biggest reason to bring in a bigger wing to Oklahoma City. The Western Conference has always been...

  • John Hoover
    John E. Hoover: Thunder preseason, regular season, home games – it all seems pretty meaningless until that Nov. 3 showdown

    TULSA — At least Thursday’s game against Memphis wasn’t in Spain, or Dallas. The Oklahoma City Thunder’s...

  • John Hoover
    PODCAST: Franchise Thunder insider Jon Hamm on KD’s departure

    Franchise Thunder insider Jon Hamm stopped by Further Review with John Hoover and Lauren Rew to talk...

  • John Hoover
    Presti gave Durant everything he needed to win a title

    This is the thanks Sam Presti gets. Oklahoma City’s general manager fired Scott Brooks, traded for Enes...

  • NBA
    Kevin Durant owed us Nothing

    Oklahoma City was lucky to have Kevin Durant and Kevin Durant was lucky to be in Oklahoma...

  • John Hoover
    Bottom line: Kevin Durant did all he could in OKC

    Welcome to the big leagues, Oklahoma City. All those Thunder games were a lot of good, clean...

  • NBA
    KD’s exit letter

    Kevin Durant didn’t take to ESPN and have a 2-hour special about his decision, but instead wrote...

  • Halftime
    There is a Riley Curry who doesn’t like Riley Curry

    A 29-year-old man has been getting a lot of heat on Twitter because his name is Riley...

  • Halftime
    NBA Finals: Steph Curry’s Mouthpiece Finally Betrays Him

    Whoop, there it is! Steph Curry and Steve Kerr have each been fined $25,000 a piece for...

  • Halftime
    NBA: Curry’s wife is trying to fight his battles

    Ayesha Curry is trying to go to bat for her husband, Steph, trying to pass blame to...

  • Halftime
    Dad Bods: A thing in the past

    Watch out Dad Bod’s! “Chef” shoes are the hot new item for summer. Steph Curry broke out...

  • Halftime
    Rio 2016: Another one bites the dust

    With 60 days left till the Rio 2016 Olympics the USA basketball team is taking shape, but...

  • Halftime
    Cleveland is close to begging for fans to fill their stadium for game 3

    Ticket prices for game 3 of the NBA Finals at Quicken Loans Arena reportedly dropped 30 percent...

  • NBA
    Thunder ‘Almost There’ Yet Again, Drop Game 7 96-88

    Almost there. In the 2012 Finals, with James Harden embracing Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant, Thunder fans...

  • John Hoover
    Thunder’s Hero Ball returns, and it was an abject failure

    OKLAHOMA CITY — Kevin Durant’s legacy in Chesapeake Arena may very well hinge on what the Thunder...

  • NBA
    How the Thunder (or the Warriors) Can Win Game 6

    For all the talk of coaching brilliance between Donovan and Kerr in this series, each game has...

  • Teams
    Game Four Post Game: Really Raw Audio!

    Steve Kerr Post Game Audio Game 4 OKC GSW

  • Basketball Insider
    Steve Kerr: Billy Donovan: Pre Game Press Conference Game Four: OKC GSW: RAW! Audio

    Billy Donovan Pre Game Press Confrence Game 4 OKC GSWSteve Kerr Pre Game Press Conference Game 4...

  • Columns
    The “Death Lineup” in the Western Conference Finals May Surprise You

    All year we’ve heard about the so-called “Death Lineup” that the Warriors have. Because of the versatility across the Warriors roster, they’ve been able to downsize at times to great success. During the regular season, a Warriors lineup of Steph Curry, Klay Thompson, Harrison Barnes, Andre Iguodala and Draymond Green had a...

  • NBA
    The (Groin) Shot Heard ‘Round the World Leads Thunder to 133-105 Rout

    The (groin) shot heard ’round the world swung the game wide open for the Thunder en route...

  • John Hoover
    Inspired by low blow, it’s Thunder in a blowout

    Apparently, kicking a man in the groin can bring bad karma. Or, it can inspire other men...

  • Basketball Insider
    Raw AUDIO: Game 3 Post Game Pressers

    KD and Russ Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook, tell us why Draymond Green’s kick to Steven Adams...

  • John Hoover
    Thunder haven’t done anything yet — or have they?

    Kevin Durant is right. The Thunder haven’t done anything yet. Oklahoma City did, however, beat Golden State...

  • NBA
    Golden State v. Thunder – Colby Daniels Twitter Recap

    The Oklahoma City Thunder took on the Golden State Warriors on Saturday night in OKC and just...

  • NBA
    Have the Warriors Paid their Dues?

    Despite the heartbreaking loss, Thunder fans should be grateful for what they witnessed last night. It was...

  • NBA
    Thunder need a “W” to be in “Elite” talk

    The Thunder come in needing a victory to stay a whisper in the “Elite” talk in the...

  • NBA
    Can OKC steal Warriors Thunder?

    Basketball’s traveling road snow comes to town Saturday night. The Golden State Warriors are the Harlem Globetrotters...

  • NBA
    Warriors Receive Their Championship Rings

    OAKLAND — Those weren’t rings. They were glaciers, giant chunks of glistening ice hollowed out to fit...