Saturday’s semifinals game 3 between the Thunder and the Grizzlies ended with an 87-81 victory for Memphis and another series loss for OKC. With a 2-1 series lead, the Griz are positioned to end the Thunder’s season earlier than expected. If OKC is knocked out of the playoffs in this series, is Durant proving that finishing second is his destiny?
Three-time All Star point guard Russell Westbrook suffered from a torn meniscus on Wednesday and is currently out of the playoffs indefinitely. This injury forces Westbrook to end his perfect record of games played and miss the first game of his entire basketball career. Without Westbrook, Oklahoma City Thunder has no chance at winning the final series. Westbrook’s passion and
The sooner-than-expected series match-up between the former teammates and Los Angeles natives couldn’t have come at a better time. After winning the Sixth Man of the Year Award in 2012 and carrying the Thunder to victories throughout his last two seasons with, it was clear to James Harden and fans of “the beard” that he was worth more than the 53-54 Million dollars that
If the “chosen one” Lebron “Anakin” James, Dwyane “Sith Lord” Wade and Chris Bosh are the NBA’s closest equivalent to the Galactic Empire as they’ve been portrayed, the Oklahoma City Thunder have set themselves up as the NBA’s Jedi force. The light in the dark. They are the organically built contender in a small market. Naturally, for years to come Kevin
A few days from now in a small market far, far away… hope will begin anew as the NBA season kicks off on Christmas Day. The new collective bargaining agreement may have brought an end to the lockout but the NBA remains in a state of civil war. The NBA is a house divided and David Stern’s interference in Chris