The Oklahoma City Thunder arguably made the biggest moves in the off-season by acquiring Paul George and Carmelo Anthony. A super team created for the sole purpose to compete with the Golden State Warriors. On paper a lineup with George, Anthony and the reigning MVP Russell Westbrook looks great. Looks also are deceiving. Finding chemistry takes time and the Thunder got off to a slow start and were 8-12 after
Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook has accused Golden State Warriors center Zaza Pachulia of being dirty. The incident in question refutes his take in which he says "obviously it was intentional. Nobody touched him, he fell over my leg. He tried to hurt me. But hey, that's how it goes." Westbrook claims no one touched Pachulia. Teammate Paul George has also made a similar statement. Here's the video.
Heading to the All-Star break, the Golden State Warriors were in unfamiliar territory. Struggling to defend, needing the break and looking up in the standings. Their first test came tonight against the Oklahoma City Thunder a team that had won the two previous meetings by double digits. Surprisingly enough, neither team shot well to begin the game and at one point the Thunder led 35-34 with a little under five
Paul George was one of the hottest names in rumors during the NBA offseason. He ended up being traded to the Oklahoma City Thunder after informing the Indiana Pacers that he did not plan to re-sign with them. Now, the question remains, will he re-sign with the Thunder following the 2017-18 NBA season? According to a recent interview with George, the new extension that reigning MVP Russell Westbrook signed with
According to media reports, the Oklahoma City Thunder have found their man to replace Scott Brooks in Billy Donovan. Donovan, who helped build Florida into a perennial college hoops power in winning back-to-back national titles in Gainesville, has agreed to a multi-year deal to coach the Oklahoma City Thunder. The 49-year-old Donovan, who once accepted an offer to coach the Orlando Magic in 2007, has a coaching record of 502-206
You can go ahead and add Houston Rockets guard James Harden to the list of players who want him to walk away with league MVP. "I feel as though I am the MVP"' Harden stated to NBA.com "I think the MVP is the most valuable player to your team. Obviously you have to be winning to be one of the top teams in this league and we are." The third
The NBA MVP race has been heating up as of late. With LeBron James' 42-point performance against Golden State, the former four-time MVP has established himself as a leading candidate for the award. While many have pegged Stephen Curry and James Harden as the front-runners, LeBron has had a sensational run during the Cavs recent inspired play. Cavaliers coach David Blatt is one of LeBron's biggest supporters. "There's no discussion
[caption id="attachment_26869" align="aligncenter" width="594"] (Stephen Dunn/Getty Images North America)[/caption] The Oklahoma City Thunder are set to face the San Antonio Spurs in the 2014 Western Conference Finals. Are they finally read to win a title? They have perhaps one of the best scorers of all-time in newly-crowned 2014 MVP, Kevin Durant, they have the most athletic point in NBA history in Russell Westbrook, their starting five is a great defensive