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Thunder is behaving better in post-Westbrook world

Thunder was among the NBA leaders in technical fouls last season, but has drastically cut the misbehavior

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Going small is the way the NBA has been going for years

Quickness trumps size in basketball, so it's going to take big and quick to beat Houston

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Thunder: Dennis Schroder describes 'different vibe' without Russell Westbrook

After practice Thursday, Schroder was reminded of his exit interview quote about Donovan. Schroder was asked if this Thunder...

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Thunder: Billy Donovan encouraged John Beilein to make college to NBA leap

Before John Beilein left Michigan to coach the Cleveland Cavaliers, Beilein called Billy Donovan — a rare coach who...

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Berry Tramel: Four Thunder players off 2010 playoff team now are Houston Rockets

Green joins Westbrook, Harden and Sefolosha in Houston

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Thunder Buddies Podcast: All-Star recap

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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If the Thunder finishes with a top-10 NBA record, it loses its 2020 first-round draft pick

Would the Thunder be better off with a first-round 2020 pick -- or two second-round picks in 2022 and 2023?

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Would Big Country have thrived if he had come along today?

Rutherford and Buddy Hield similarities are striking

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Thunder: Adam Silver consulted Chris Paul on day of Kobe Bryant's death

NBA commissioner Adam Silver consulted Chris Paul in the hours after Kobe Bryant was killed in a helicopter crash, Silver said...

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NBA All-Star: Shai Gilgeous-Alexander eliminated in first round of the skills challenge

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander lost to Khris Middleton in the first round of the NBA Skills Challenge Saturday.

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NBA All-Star: Former Sooner Buddy Hield wins 3-point contest

The Kings guard beat 2018 3-point champion Devin Booker in the final round to claim his first 3-point title. He made seven of...

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'Easy W': Hamidou Diallo issues challenge on Twitter during NBA dunk contest

Derrick Jones Jr. won in overtime, finally claiming the trophy in the second round of a dunk-off.

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Thunder: Chris Paul 'very serious' about 2020 Olympics

Thunder point guard Chris Paul said Saturday that he's "very serious" about representing Team USA in the 2020 Olympics this...

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Thunder: Lack of hotels keeping Oklahoma City from hosting NBA All-Star game

Trae Young was asked Saturday if he'd like to see the NBA All-Star game in Oklahoma City some day.

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'We got a steal:' Thunder center Mike Muscala returns to Bucknell for jersey retirement

The final minutes of the 2013 Patriot League championship game were ticking away, and No. 1 seed Bucknell had yet to build a...

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Berry Tramel: Zion figures to be a Thunder thorn for years to come

Pelicans poised to make better use of Zion than they did of Anthony Davis or Chris Paul

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NBA All-Star: Thunder staff members attend Women in Basketball Operations Forum

All-Star weekend has become more than just a celebration of the individual achievements of NBA players. Away from the bright...

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Shimmying in New Orleans

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's 123-118 win at New Orleans

The Thunder beat the Pelicans 123-118 Thursday at the Smoothie King Center, snapping a two-game losing streak just before the...

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Watch: Thunder center Steven Adams makes buzzer beater from beyond half court

The Thunder bench cleared. Steven Adams shimmied across halftcourt. OKC took a 66-58 lead over the Pelicans. And Adams logged...

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Thunder: What Shai Gilgeous-Alexander's Rising Stars appearance says about All-Star potential

Thunder guard Shai Gilgeous-Alexander will suit up Friday in his second Rising Stars game.

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Donovan says Thunder needs lots of players to play well

Thunder roster is such that role players rarely provide a pickup

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NBA All-Star: Shai Gilgeous-Alexander named participant in NBA 2K20 Throwdown

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander will compete against Bulls guard Zach LaVine, Jazz center Rudy Gobert and Hawks forward Cam Reddish in...

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Thunder: Hamidou Diallo, Zion Williamson once competed in dunk contest

Hamidou Diallo and Zion Williamson squared off in an epic 2016 dunk contest.

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Long-time Donovan assistant flourishing at his alma mater

Dayton is riding the mid-major wave this college basketball season

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Spurs spoil homestand

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Thunder valued at $1.575 billion, according to Forbes

The Thunder ranks 20th among NBA franchises in value, according to a Forbes list published Tuesday.

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's loss to the Spurs

The Thunder dropped its second consecutive home game Tuesday in a 114-106 loss to the Spurs. Here are five takeaways from the...

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Thunder: Bucknell to retire Mike Muscala's jersey

The Bucknell men's basketball program will retire Mike Muscala's No. 31 jersey Saturday during a halftime ceremony.

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Stevens says he's not surprised by Thunder's success

Balanced Thunder lineup is "hard to guard," says Celtics coach

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Thunder injury update: Darius Bazley out with right knee bone bruise

Darius Bazley will be re-evaluated in four to six weeks, the team announced.

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Dennis Schroder weighs in on Clint Capela's new jersey number

He held up a No. 17 Hawks jersey, a bleached patch of hair highlighting the left side of his head. No, it wasn’t Dennis...

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Thunder transition defense contributed to loss to Celtics

The Thunder only turned the ball over 10 times in a 112-111 loss to the Celtics on Sunday, but Boston scored 21 points off...

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Thunder Buddies Podcast: Outsmarted

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Chris Paul among 44 finalists for 2020 U.S. Olympic Team

USA basketball announced Paul as one of its 44 finalists for its Olympic roster Monday.

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Berry Tramel: Sign-and-trades have returned to the NBA

Could the Thunder get a valuable piece for Gallinari in the summer?

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's 112-111 loss to the Celtics

The Thunder lost 112-111 to the Celtics in a back-and-forth game Sunday at Chesapeake Energy Arena.

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Thunder's health edges Hamidou Diallo and Mike Muscala out of the rotation

Too many healthy players is a good problem for the Thunder to have. But it also means OKC coach Billy Donovan and his staff...

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Why Luguentz Dort is starting for, but not practicing with, the Thunder

As a two-way player, Luguentz Dort is limited to 45 days of service with the Thunder.

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Motoring past the Pistons

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's win against the Pistons

The Thunder recorded its fourth consecutive victory Friday night, beating the Pistons 108-101. Here are five takeaways from the...

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Thunder Buddies Podcast: Trade deadline special

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Thunder: LeBron James drafts Chris Paul for All-Star game

Thunder point guard Chris Paul will represent Team LeBron in the All-Star game.

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Thunder: Shai Gilgeous-Alexander to replace Derrick Rose in All-Star Skills Challenge

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander will add another event to his All-Star weekend plans.

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NBA trade deadline: Danilo Gallinari remains with Thunder as trade talks stall

When Danilo Gallinari left Chesapeake Energy Arena Wednesday night, it was unclear if he'd return as a Thunder player. But by...

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NBA trade tracker: Following every deadline deal

Thunder forward Danilo Gallinari might be on the move to Miami in one of several trades that could happen between Thursday...

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Does trading Gallinari to Miami make sense for OKC?

Gallinari deal wouldn't impede Thunder's playoff push

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Thunder Buddies Podcast: Closing out the Cavs

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Thunder: Why Luguentz Dort started over Terrance Ferguson in Ferguson's return

Billy Donovan faced a difficult decision with his starting lineup Wednesday night. Ride with rookie guard Luguentz Dort, an...

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's 109-103 win vs. Cleveland

The Thunder beat the Cavaliers 109-103 Wednesday. The two teams traded the lead 16 times in the close game.

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Thunder: Hamidou Diallo will not defend Slam Dunk title

Thunder guard Hamidou Diallo will not defend his 2019 Slam Dunk Contest title.

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Dennis Schroder: Chris Paul changing Thunder culture

Thunder point guard Dennis Schroder opted for a wide lens when answering a narrow question about Chris Paul being named an...

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Chris Paul, Thunder teammates address NBA trade deadline

Chris Paul's future in Oklahoma City was uncertain from the day he was traded from the Rockets to the Thunder in July.

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Presti's trade-deadline deals usually aren't blockbusters

Presti has made more big trades in the autumn than he has at the trade deadline

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Chris Paul says his All-Star selection is 'great' for the Thunder

Chris Paul’s selection this year was his first since 2016.

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Terrance Ferguson returns to Thunder practice

Thunder guard Terrance Ferguson returned to practice Monday, after being away from the team for two weeks due to personal reasons.

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Surging past the Suns

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's win against the Suns

The Thunder rallied from a late deficit Friday night to beat the Suns 111-107 in Phoenix.

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Berry Tramel: Johnson's debut with the Hornets was quite sensational

Dort looks good, but so did Linton Johnson for the Hornets 14 years ago

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Fixing the All-Star Game

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Thunder: Terrance Ferguson listed as out against Suns

Terrance Ferguson is listed as out for the Thunder's game Friday night against the Suns.

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Thunder: Shai Gilgeous-Alexander to play in Rising Stars game at All-Star weekend

Thunder guard Shai Gilgeous-Alexander will represent the World Team in the Rising Stars game at All-Star weekend.

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Thunder guard Chris Paul selected as NBA All-Star reserve

Thunder point guard Chris Paul has earned the 10th All-Star nod of his career, and his first since 2016.

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NBA announces All-Star Game format change

The new format makes each of the first three quarters like their own 12-minute game. The fourth quarter, which was designed to...

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Thunder Buddies Podcast: Lu Dort show in Sacramento

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's 120-100 win at Sacramento

OKC extended its road winning streak to six games, which is tied for the second-longest such streak in Thunder history.

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Chris Paul addresses the media for the first time since Kobe Bryant's death

On Wednesday, Chris Paul took the court for the first time since Kobe Bryant died in a helicopter crash Sunday.

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Luguentz Dort scores career-high 23 points as Thunder surge past Kings

With the NBA trade deadline a week away, an overachieving Thunder squad has found an internal upgrade in Luguentz Dort.

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Thunder: Chris Paul posts tribute to Kobe Bryant

Chris Paul posted a photo Tuesday of Kobe Bryant lifting Chris Paul Jr. high in the air after a Lakers-Clippers game.

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Thunder: Abdel Nader upgraded to questionable

Thunder guard Abdel Nader has been upgraded from out to questionable in the latest injury report released Wednesday afternoon.

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Even before the Thunder or Hornets, Kobe was here, applauding Oklahoma

Kobe encouraged the young Thunder after 2010 playoffs

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Chris Paul's absence felt in Thunder's loss to Mavericks

Thunder coach Billy Donovan was asked three times Monday night about the absence of Chris Paul and how it affected his team....

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Thunder: Steven Adams playing through ankle injury

Thunder center Steven Adams has been limited in his two games since returning from a left ankle sprain.

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Thunder Buddies Podcast: Somber night at The Peake

Kobe Bryant was honored before the game with an eight-second moment of silence before cheers of "Kobe, Kobe, Kobe" broke out at...

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's loss to the Mavericks

The Mavericks led from the end of the first quarter through the final whistle in a 107-97 win against the Thunder on Monday...

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Watch: Thunder and Mavericks honor Kobe Bryant after opening tip

The Thunder and Mavericks, following teams across the NBA, honored Kobe Bryant after the opening tip Monday night.

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Thunder: Chris Paul away from team following death of Kobe Bryant

Thunder point guard Chris Paul is away from the team Monday night for what's officially listed as personal reasons.

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Berry Tramel: Kobe Bryant's death as stunning as Roberto Clemente's in 1972

Clemente's 1972 death was as stunning as Kobe Bryant's

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Berry Tramel: Thunder schedule has some advantages down the stretch

Houston, Dallas and OKC figure to stage a mad dash for fifth

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Thunder: Terrance Ferguson, Abdel Nader out against Mavericks

Terrance Ferguson and Abdel Nader are listed as out for the Thunder's game Monday night against the Mavericks.

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Kobe Bryant's on-court legacy 'intersected' with the Thunder's at pivotal moments

As we remember Kobe Bryant's basketball legacy, we take a look at his most memorable games connected to OKC:

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Jenni Carlson: Lakers legend Kobe Bryant's class, care evident in penultimate trip to OKC

Jenni Carlson: Lakers legend Kobe Bryant's class, care evident in penultimate trip to OKC

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'An icon': Thunder releases statement on Kobe Bryant's death

Kobe Bryant and his 13-year-old daughter Gianna reportedly died in a helicopter crash in Calabasas, California Sunday.

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NBA players react to death of Lakers legend Kobe Bryant

Lakers legend Kobe Bryant died Sunday in a helicopter crash in Calabasas, California. He was 41.

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Thunder Buddies Podcast: TIMBERRRRRR!!!

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's win at the Timberwolves

The Thunder logged a fifth consecutive victory with a 113-104 win against the Timberwolves on Saturday night at Target Center.

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Injuries piling up for Thunder ahead of Timberwolves game

The Thunder will be without at least two starters Saturday night at Minnesota.

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Thunder: Nerlens Noel undergoes surgery for facial fracture

Thunder center Nerlens Noel underwent a successful surgery to repair a fracture to the zygomatic arch in his left cheek, the...

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Thunder: Trae Young catches Chris Paul with rip move

Trae Young caught Chris Paul with Paul's own move.

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Soaring past the Hawks

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's 140-111 win against the Hawks

The Thunder claimed a 140-111 victory over the Hawks Friday at Chesapeake Energy Arena. OKC outscored Atlanta 36-21 in the...

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Thunder trades Justin Patton to Mavericks for Isaiah Roby

The Thunder has traded center Justin Patton to the Mavericks for Isaiah Roby, according to The Athletic's Shams Charania.

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Thunder injury update: Steven Adams, Terrance Ferguson, Abdel Nader out vs. Hawks

Thunder center Steven Adams will miss his second straight game with a left ankle sprain, OKC coach Billy Donovan announced...

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'It's special': Trae Young named an All-Star while visiting his home state of Oklahoma

“Congratulations” messages began to flood Trae Young’s phone as soon as his photo appeared on the TNT Tip-off show. Young was...

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Injury update: Hawks guard Trae Young upgraded to available vs. Thunder

Hawks All-Star Trae Young is available to play against the Thunder Friday, Atlanta coach Lloyd Pierce announced at morning...

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From 15-19 feet, the Thunder is the NBA's best shooting team

CP3, SGA and Schroder are lethal late on the mid-range shots

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Former Oklahoma Sooner Trae Young elected to be an NBA All-Star Game starter

Trae Young is averaging 29.2 points, 4.7 rebounds and 8.9 assists per game in his second NBA season.

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Chris Paul receives most All-Star votes among Thunder players

The Thunder won’t be represented in this year’s All-Star starting lineups, but Chris Paul was voted in the top 10 among Western...

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Hawks list Trae Young as questionable vs. Thunder

On Thursday evening, the Hawks listed Young (right thigh contusion) as questionable to play against the Thunder Friday.

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Thunder Buddies Podcast: Alley-ooping on Orlando

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's win against the Magic

The Thunder beat the Magic 120-114 Wednesday night in Orlando to move to a season-high seven games above .500.

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Thunder: Steven Adams, Nerlens Noel questionable against Magic

Thunder centers Steven Adams and Nerlens Noel are questionable to play Wednesday night against the Magic, according to the...

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Two missed fouls in final minutes led to James Harden turnovers in Thunder's win at Rockets

The Thunder's 17-point comeback Monday against the Rockets was aided by favorable whistles.

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Thunder Buddies Podcast: Blasting past Rockets

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Thunder's comeback vs. Houston was season's best

Undermanned, on the road, against a West contender, the Thunder stood tall

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's 112-107 win at Houston

In a wild comeback, the Thunder beat the Rockets 112-107 Monday. OKC trailed by as many as 17 points.

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Thunder injury update: Steven Adams will not return to game at Houston

Less than two minutes into the game, Steven Adams suffered a left ankle sprain did not play for the rest of the game.

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Thunder injury update: Nerlens Noel out at Houston

Noel (left ankle soreness) will miss the Thunder's game at Houston Monday, the Thunder announced before tip-off.

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Thunder: Terrance Ferguson, Abdel Nader out for Rockets game

Terrance Ferguson is listed as out, due to personal reasons, for the Thunder's game against the Rockets on Monday afternoon.

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In two games back from injury, Noel hasn't missed a beat

For Nerlens Noel, Saturday was a continuation his strong performance since returning Friday from a left ankle sprain. He missed...

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Chris Paul sees advantage to Thunder's close proximity to its G League affiliate

The topic of the G League came up in the cold tubs after the Thunder’s 119-106 win against the Trail Blazers Saturday.

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Blazing past Portland

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's win against the Trail Blazers

The Thunder snapped its three-game home losing streak with a 119-106 win against the Trail Blazers on Saturday night at...

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Thunder: Danilo Gallinari, Terrance Ferguson listed as out against Trail Blazers

Thunder forward Danilo Gallinari will rest Saturday night against the Trail Blazers, according to the latest injury report.

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Thunder Buddies Podcast: Bam! Heat knocks out OKC

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's 115-108 loss to the Heat

The Thunder lost 115-108 to the Heat Friday, extending its home losing streak to three games.

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Injury update: Nerlens Noel available, Steven Adams out vs. Miami

Thunder center Nerlens Noel will be available for the Thunder’s game against the Heat Friday, OKC coach Billy Donovan announced...

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Thunder allows the fewest foul shots per game — by a wide margin

The Thunder limits its fouls and thus maximizes its victory opportunities

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Thunder: Chris Paul reacts to groundbreaking WNBA agreement

Thunder point guard Chris Paul, president of the NBA Players Association, has been passionate in his support of the WNBA.

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Thunder: Hamidou Diallo willing to defend Slam Dunk Contest crown if healthy

Hamidou Diallo soared over Shaquille O'Neal in the defining moment of the 2019 NBA Slam Dunk Contest. Diallo was crowned the...

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Thunder: Steven Adams, Nerlens Noel to be reevaluated Friday

Thunder centers Steven Adams and Nerlens Noel will be reevaluated Friday to determine their availability for the Thunder's home...

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CP3, Gallinari, SGA and Schroder all get A's in midseason report card

The Thunder is playing above expectations, which means high grades at the midseason mark

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Thunder Buddies Podcast: Canada Dry

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's loss to the Raptors

The Thunder fell to the Raptors 130-121 Wednesday night in a thrilling near comeback. Here are five takeaways from the game:

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Kevin Durant's Twitter war with Kendrick Perkins is quite revealing

Durant still not comfortable with his decision to join Golden State

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Injury update: Nerlens Noel, Abdel Nader out vs. Toronto

On Wednesday afternoon, the team listed center Nerlens Noel (left ankle sprain) and wing Abdel Nader (left ankle sprain) as out...

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Thunder: Justin Patton records highest-scoring game in G League this season

Thunder center Justin Patton, on assignment with the Oklahoma City Blue, scored a career-high 45 points Tuesday night against...

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Thunder Buddies Podcast: Shai Gilgeous-Alexander's historic game

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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SGA records 99th 20/20/10 game in NBA history

Gilgeous-Alexander joins the likes of Wilt Chamberlain and Elgin Baylor

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's 117-104 win at Minnesota

The Thunder beat the Timberwolves 117-104 Monday, with a boost from Shai Gilgeous Alexander's triple-double.

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Thunder Buddies Podcast: Losing to the Lakers on a starless night

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Thunder: Nerlens Noel out against Timberwolves

Nerlens Noel is listed as out for the Thunder's game Monday night against the Timberwolves. Noel has missed the last four games...

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's 125-110 loss to the Lakers

Chesapeake Energy Arena began emptying out with a couple minutes left in the the Thunder's 125-110 loss to the Lakers Saturday.

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Report: LeBron James out at OKC

LeBron James will miss the Lakers’ game at OKC on Saturday, The Athletic’s Shams Charania reported earlier that afternoon, due...

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Berry Tramel: Westbrook return a stark contrast to Kevin Durant's return

Everyone, including the Rockets, had to enjoy the Westbrook welcome

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Thunder: Chris Paul honors former Hornets teammates in court dedication

Chris Paul stood in the middle of a vibrant court with waves of blue, yellow, red and purple. The words “family first, family...

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Thunder: Kevin Durant, Kendrick Perkins trade Twitter jabs during Russell Westbrook return

Russell Westbrook was in the middle of his homecoming game in Oklahoma City on Thursday night when a Twitter beef broke out...

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Thunder: Nerlens Noel out for Lakers game

Thunder center Nerlens Noel will not play Saturday night against the Lakers, coach Billy Donovan said after practice Friday.

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Thunder Buddies podcast: The Return of Russ

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Thunder players reflect on wearing new 'City' uniforms

Thunder players ran onto the court in unfamiliar colors: charcoal and gold.

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's win against the Rockets

The Thunder beat the Rockets 113-92 Thursday night in Russell Westbrook’s return to Oklahoma City. Here are five takeaways from...

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Watch: Thunder honors Russell Westbrook with tribute video

Everyone in the building stood as the video board at Chesapeake Energy Arena went dark just before the visiting Rockets were...

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Thunder: Russell Westbrook wears 'Thank you, Oklahoma' on shirt

Russell Westbrook strolled to the visitor's locker room at Chesapeake Energy Arena wearing a shirt that paid tribute to his...

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Thunder: Danilo Gallinari available for Rockets game, Nerlens Noel out

Danilo Gallinari and Nerlens Noel are listed as out for the Thunder's 8:30 p.m. Thursday game against the Rockets.

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Thunder: Ticket prices soar for Russell Westbrook return game

Russell Westbrook's much-anticipated return to Oklahoma City has sent ticket prices soaring on the secondary market.

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Thunder Buddies Podcast: Chris Paul scorches Nets

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Thunder to underwrite admission to Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum once a month in 2020

Jan. 25 will be the first date that the Thunder will underwrite admission to the museum.

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Paul George expects 'nonstop cheering' for Russell Westbrook in OKC return

Paul George expects "nonstop cheering" for Russell Westbrook, who will return to Chesapeake Energy Arena on Thursday night...

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's win against the Nets

The Thunder closed its four-game road trip with a third victory. The Thunder beat the Nets 111-103 in overtime Tuesday night in...

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Russell Westbrook on OKC return: 'That place is always going to be special to me'

"That place is always going to be special to me because I grew up there," Westbrook told reporters in Houston on Monday.

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Thunder: Danilo Gallinari, Nerlens Noel out for Nets game

Thunder forward Danilo Gallinari will not play Tuesday night against the Nets. Gallinari is listed as out with a right calf...

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Thunder Buddies Podcast: Streak snapped in Philadelphia

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's 120-113 loss at Philadelphia

The Thunder suffered its first loss of the new year, falling 120-113 at Philadelphia.

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Russell Westbrook likely to be available for Thunder game

Westbrook's rest schedule will change this week in a move that will set him up to face the Thunder.

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Injury update: Nerlens Noel out for Thunder at Philadelphia

Noel sprained his left ankle in the third quarter of the Thunder’s 121-106 win at Cleveland Saturday.

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Thunder Buddies Podcast: Crushing the Cavs

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's win against the Cavaliers

The Thunder, in rare form Saturday night, logged a win that lacked drama. Oklahoma City beat Cleveland 121-106 at Rocket...

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Thunder Buddies Podcast: Streak continues in San Antonio

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's 109-103 win at San Antonio

The Thunder pulled away in the fourth quarter to beat the Spurs 109-103. As he's done time and time again, veteran guard Chris...

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Thunder: Billy Donovan named Western Conference Coach of the Month

Billy Donovan, who led the Thunder to an 11-4 record in December, was named Western Conference Coach of the Month on Thursday.

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Thunder players low on fan All-Star voting

No Thunder player cracked the Top-10 in either position group. The Mavericks’ Luka Doncic grabbed an early lead in the Western...

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Thunder chairman Clay Bennett releases statement on passing of former NBA commissioner David Stern

David Stern, who served as NBA commissioner for 30 years, died Wednesday at the age of 77, the league announced.

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Thunder leads the Western Conference in the month of December

Among Western Conference teams, the Thunder claimed the best record in the month of December.

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Thunder three point guard lineup defies preseason expectations

The Thunder's three point guard lineup has the best offensive rating (127.1) of any three-player lineup in the NBA that has...

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Thunder: Chris Paul leads the NBA in clutch points

Thunder guard Chris Paul leads the league with 91 clutch points this season.

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Thunder Buddies Podcast: Closing the decade with a win

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's win against the Mavericks

The Thunder came from behind to beat the Mavericks 106-101 Tuesday night at Chesapeake Energy Arena. Here are five takeaways...

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Thunder: Danilo Gallinari, Dennis Schroder, Hamidou Diallo return from injuries

The Thunder will be close to full strength Tuesday night against the Mavericks.

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Thunder: Steven Adams reflects on departures of Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook on The Lowe Post podcast

Thunder center Steven Adams was the latest guest on The Lowe Post podcast, hosted by ESPN's Zach Lowe.

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Thunder Buddies Podcast: Homecoming King

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Thunder: Raptors honor Canadians Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, Luguentz Dort

Thunder guards Shai Gilgeous-Alexander and Luguentz Dort were honored in a tribute video Sunday at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto.

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Thunder hosting 12th consecutive New Year's Eve game

The Thunder will host its 12th consecutive New Year's Eve game Tuesday night.

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's win against the Raptors

The Thunder beat the Raptors 98-97 Sunday night in Toronto. Here are five takeaways from the game:

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Thunder faces the Raptors without two of its top 3 scorers

Between Danilo Gallinari (18 points per game) and Dennis Schroder (18.4), the Thunder is missing two of its top three scorers.

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Thunder: LiAngelo Ball joins Oklahoma City Blue as practice player

LiAngelo Ball, the middle brother of Lonzo and LaMelo Ball, has joined the Oklahoma City Blue as a practice player, a Thunder...

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Injury update: Thunder lists Dennis Schroder as out at Toronto

Led by point guard Dennis Schroder, the Thunder reserves have outscored opponents’ benches 24 times this season.

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Darius Bazley roots for OU: The Thunder rookie and Kendrick Perkins bet $500 on the Peach Bowl

“I got Oklahoma winning it all,” read a post on Darius Bazley's verified Twitter account Saturday morning.

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Thunder: Dennis Schroder fined for making contact with an official

Thunder point guard Dennis Schroder has been fined $25,000 for intentionally making contact with an official Friday night in...

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'Keep fighting': Thunder wins fourth straight clutch time game in two weeks

The Thunder’s 104-102 overtime win at Charlotte was its 23rd clutch time game this season, the most of any team in the NBA.

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Thunder Buddies Podcast: Breaking through in Charlotte

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's win against the Hornets

The Thunder, on the second night of a back-to-back, beat the Hornets 104-102 in overtime Friday night in Charlotte.

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'Find ways to win': The Thunder hits the road without Danilo Gallinari

Even when Danilo Gallinari isn’t shooting the ball well, the threat of his shot heating up spaces the floor.

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Thunder Buddies Podcast: Comeback stopped short in Grizzlies' return

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's 110-97 loss to the Grizzlies

The Thunder lost 110-97 to the Grizzlies Thursday, following a similar script to the last time these two teams played each other.

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Injury update: Danilo Gallinari out for Thunder vs. Grizzlies

Thunder power forward Danilo Gallinari (left ankle soreness) will miss OKC's game against Memphis Thursday, the Thunder announced.

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Chris Paul not surprised at Thunder's position

Chris Paul wiped the sweat from his eyes after practice Monday and answered a question he seemed to be waiting for.

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Fan voting opens for NBA All-Star game

Christmas marked the beginning of fan voting for the 2020 NBA All-Star Game in Chicago.

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Billy Donovan: Comebacks have helped the Thunder build 'chemistry'

When the Thunder came back from an 18-point deficit to beat the Clippers Sunday, it became one of just two teams that had...

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The ghost of Christmas Day games past: A look back at almost a decade of Thunder matchups

For the first time since 2009, OKC is absent from the NBA Christmas Day lineup.

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Schroder beats a Thunder-crowded field to win player of the week

Quite a week for the Thunder, and Schroder led the way

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Thunder: Billy Donovan's coach's challenge record improves to 5-4

OKC coach Billy Donovan won a momentum-swinging coach’s challenge in the fourth quarter of the Thunder’ 118-112 upset of the...

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Thunder injury update: Danilo Gallinari sits out of light practice

The Thunder has three days between games, which factored into the team’s decision to sit Danilo Gallianri (left ankle soreness)...

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Thunder Buddies: Upsetting the Clippers in PG's return to OKC

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Thunder: Dennis Schroder named Player of the Week

Thunder guard Dennis Schroder has been named the Western Conference Player of the Week, the NBA announced Monday.

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's win against the Clippers

The Thunder beat the Clippers 118-112 Sunday night at Chesapeake Energy Arena. It was Oklahoma City's fifth consecutive home...

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Clippers' Kawhi Leonard ruled out for Thunder game

Kawhi Leonard will not play Sunday night at the Thunder, the Clippers announced before the game.

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Scorching the Suns

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Injury update: Thunder guard Hamidou Diallo is progressing without setbacks

On Nov. 25, the Thunder announced that Diallo (right elbow hyperextension sprain) would be evaluated in four to six weeks. The...

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's win against the Suns

The Thunder didn’t need a miraculous comeback to beat the Suns on Friday night. Here are five takeaways from Oklahoma City’s...

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Thunder Buddies Podcast: Deja vu

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Thunder players at Penn Square Mall during shooting, but team 'never in danger'

Oklahoma City Thunder players were attending a private movie screening at Penn Square Mall on Thursday afternoon when a...

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Thunder: Chris Paul, Ja Morant swap jerseys

Ja Morant sat in the visitor's locker room in Oklahoma City with Chris Paul's No. 3 Thunder jersey folded behind him.

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Thunder recalls Deonte Burton from OKC Blue

The Thunder has recalled Deonte Burton from the Oklahoma City Blue, general manager Sam Presti announced Thursday in a release.

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Chris Paul buys his Thunder teammates custom suits and even gets Steven Adams to wear one

Steven Adams, who wears sweat pants, camouflage and flip flops to practically every game, was the headliner of the pregame...

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's 126-122 win against the Grizzlies

OKC pulled off its second over-20-point comeback in as many games. Here are five takeaways from the game:

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Chris Paul Family Foundation sponsors holiday shopping spree for kids in Big Brothers Big Sisters

The Thunder guard’s foundation sponsored $100 Target shopping sprees for 100 children.

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Why the Thunder's turnovers against Chicago were more costly in the first half than in the second

The Thunder was prepared for the Bulls to try to force turnovers Monday. Chicago leads the NBA in forced turnovers (18.7 per...

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Report: Banned Utah Jazz fan sues Russell Westbrook

The fan who engaged in a heated exchange with Russell Westbrook in March is suing the Utah Jazz and Westbrook, The Salt Lake...

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'There's nothing like it': Chris Paul faces two former members of Team CP3 in Thunder comeback

Coby White and Wendell Carter Jr. both played for the Paul-sponsored Team CP3 in the AAU circuit.

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Thunder Buddies Podcast: Shocking Chicago

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's win against the Bulls

The Thunder overcame a 26-point deficit to beat the Bulls 109-106 Monday night. Here are five takeaways from the game:

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Thunder: Terrance Ferguson available to play Monday

Thunder guard Terrance Ferguson is available to play Monday against the Bulls after missing the last five games with right hip...

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Thunder: Mike Muscala has become an option at power forward

OKC has primarily used Muscala at center this season, but he and Steven Adams spent 20 minutes on the floor together this week.

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Thunder Buddies Podcast: Defeat in Denver marks end of road

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Thunder: Chris Paul moves into No. 8 on all-time NBA steals list

In the fourth quarter of the Thunder’s 110-102 loss at Denver Saturday, Chris Paul recorded his 2,163rd career steal.

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's loss to the Nuggets

The Thunder completed its four-game road trip with a 110-102 loss to the Nuggets on Saturday night in Denver.

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Thunder: Abdel Nader displays consistency in increased role

Abdel Nader enters the Thunder’s game against the Nuggets Saturday leading the team in 3-point percentage (46.7).

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Thunder: Terrance Ferguson to miss fifth game for right hip soreness

Thunder guard Terrance Ferguson will be sidelined for the Thunder’s game at Denver Saturday, OKC coach Billy Donovan announced...

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'Steven is so selfless': Thunder center Steven Adams flexes his passing muscles

The Thunder is preparing to face one of the NBA’s best passing big men, Nuggets center Nikola Jokic. But unlike other years,...

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Thunder waives Devon Hall, signs Kevin Hervey

On a two-way contract, Devon Hall, 24, played with both the Thunder and its G League affiliate to begin this season.

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'It's unfortunate': Thunder drops winnable game at Sacramento

After upsetting Portland and Utah in the first two games of a four-game road trip, the Thunder (11-13) lost to the opponent...

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'Shooting it with confidence': Abdel Nader provides boost in Thunder loss to Kings

Abdel Nader scored a career-high five 3-pointers in the Thunder's 94-93 loss at Sacramento.

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Thunder Buddies Podcast: Kings call checkmate

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's loss to the Kings

Oklahoma City’s three-game winning streak was snapped Wednesday night in Sacramento. Here are five takeaways from the Thunder’s...

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Thunder and Kings game won't be the foot race it was last season

Entering play Wednesday, the Kings ranked last in the NBA in pace (97.98 possessions per 48 minutes), per NBA.com.

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Thunder: Danilo Gallinari available for Kings game

Thunder forward Danilo Gallinari has been listed as available to play Wednesday night at Sacramento.

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Thunder Buddies Podcast: Schroder rolls in Salt Lake City

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Thunder: Steven Adams took a charge, and he wants you to know it

In the locker room after the Thunder’s 104-90 win over the Jazz Tuesday, Adams fielded questions about playing the role of...

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Thunder: PETA names Chris Paul the 2019 Most Animal-Friendly Athlete

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals announced its 14th annual Libby Awards Tuesday.

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Thunder playoff chances improved by sluggish Western Conference

The NBA's Eastern Conference has a winning record vs. West

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's win against the Jazz

The Thunder picked up perhaps its most impressive win of the season Monday night, beating the Jazz 104-90 in Salt Lake City....

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Danilo Gallinari out for Thunder at Jazz

The Thunder added Danilo Gallinari to its injury list Monday. He will miss OKC’s game at Utah, due to a left ankle sprain.

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Thunder makes move up Western Conference standings

If the season ended Sunday night, the Thunder would be in the playoffs.

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Thunder Buddies Podcast: Payback in Portland

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Thunder: Chris Paul says officials 'trying to prove point' with delay of game technical

The Thunder was called for two delay of game violations in the first half Sunday night at Portland. The second led to a...

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's win against the Trail Blazers

The Thunder earned a 108-96 road win at Portland on Sunday night. Here are five takeaways from the game:

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Thunder lists Terrance Ferguson as out at Portland

The same injury sidelined Terrance Ferguson against the Timberwolves Friday. This season, the defensive stopper is averaging 26...

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Thunder Buddies Podcast: Prayer answered against Timberwolves

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Chris Paul alerted referees to Jordan Bell's untucked jersey in Thunder comeback win

The untucked jersey was costly, and Paul knew exactly what he was doing.

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's 139-127 overtime win over the Timberwolves

The Thunder batted to a 139-127 overtime win against the Timberwolves Friday at Chesapeake Energy Arena.

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Thunder suspends Deonte Burton for one game

Burton will serve his suspension, for “conduct detrimental to the team,” Friday in the Thunder’s game against the Timberwolves.

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Thunder: Florida basketball to name court after Billy Donovan

The floor at the University of Florida's Exactech Arena will soon be named Billy Donovan Court, the university announced Friday.

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Thunder guard Terrance Ferguson out against Timberwolves

Thunder guard Terrance Ferguson (right hip soreness) is out for the Thunder's Friday night game against the Timberwolves.

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Thunder GM Sam Presti addresses Emerson College in live recording of The Woj Pod

Thunder GM Sam Presti joined ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski in the first-ever live recording of The Woj Pod on Thursday. They talked...

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Thunder: Billy Donovan suggests adjustment to coach's challenge rules

About a quarter of the way through the one-year trial of the coach's challenge, 44 percent of challenged calls have been...

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Thunder Buddies Podcast: Keeping Pace

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's loss to the Pacers

The Pacers sealed a season sweep against the Thunder on Wednesday night in Oklahoma City. Indiana topped OKC 107-100. Here are...

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Thunder: Pacers present midrange conundrum

The Indiana Pacers are waging an NBA war against math.

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Thunder: Steven Adams minutes still down, but production is up

The Thunder center is averaging 26.3 minutes per game this season after averaging 33.4 minutes per game a season ago. Adams...

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Thunder: Andre Roberson to continue rehab away from team

Thunder guard Andre Roberson will continue his rehab away from the team in Los Angeles, a Thunder spokesman announced Tuesday.

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Registration open for annual Thunder Run

The third annual Thunder Run will be held March 7 in downtown Oklahoma City. Registration for the run opened Tuesday.

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Thunder: Steven Adams's free throw percentage skyrockets

All six of Adams’s free throws came in the last three minutes of the Thunder’s 107-104 win at New Orleans Sunday.

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Thunder to send Hotshot Challenge winner to All-Star weekend

Regional events begin in Oklahoma next week. Participants must register through the HomeCourt app and then either compete at a...

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Thunder Buddies Podcast: Soaring to 3-0 against the Pelicans

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's 107-104 win at New Orleans

The back-and-forth game was tied 12 times. The Thunder went on a 12-0 run in the fourth quarter, ending with a shot...

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Thunder releases December uniform schedule

The Thunder will play 15 games in December, and their uniform choices will be evenly split among them.

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Oklahoma City Blue acquires center Tyler Davis

The Oklahoma City Blue has acquired center Tyler Davis in a deal with the Agua Caliente Clippers, the team announced Friday.

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Billy Donovan on Shai Gilgeous-Alexander: 'I'm happy he struggled'

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander turned in one of his worst offensive performances of the season Friday night against the Pelicans.

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No secrets between Thunder and Pelicans in quick turnaround game

Alvin Gentry stood in the tunnel at Chesapeake Energy Arena, knowing he and Billy Donovan — and their two squads — would soon...

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Thunder Buddies Podcast: Bench powers OKC past Pelicans

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's win against the Pelicans

The Thunder beat the Pelicans 109-104 on Friday night at Chesapeake Energy Arena. Here are five takeaways from the game:

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Thunder Buddies Podcast: Torn to shreds in Rip City

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Thunder: Early defensive breakdowns set tone for loss at Portland

The Blazers started the game 10-of-10 from the field on their way to a 42-point first quarter, Portland’s highest-scoring...

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Thunder: Abdel Nader scores a career high at Portland

Nader scored 19 points in the fourth quarter of the Thunder’s 136-119 loss at Portland to total a career-high 23 points. He led...

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Thunder faces vintage Carmelo Anthony in blowout loss to Trail Blazers

Wednesday wasn’t an Anthony revenge game against his former team of one season. He and the Thunder parted on fine terms. More...

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's 136-119 loss at Portland

OKC slid to a 1-7 record on the road, 6-11 overall.

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Thunder: Shai Gilgeous-Alexander announces commitment to Canada next summer

With Canada still looking for a berth to the 2020 Olympics, Shai Gilgeous-Alexander wants to help.

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Thunder: Injury won't cost Hamidou Diallo spot in rotation

Thunder coach Billy Donovan promised Hamidou Diallo that a spot in the rotation will be waiting for him when he returns from...

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Thunder: Billy Donovan wants to play faster

The Thunder ranks 19th in the league in pace — a team’s number of possessions per 48 minutes. The Russell Westbrook-led Thunder...

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Thunder: Steve Kerr says Danilo Gallinari 'still fooling refs'

Whenever Warriors rookie Eric Paschall dipped his shoulder, Thunder veteran Danilo Gallinari absorbed the contact, no matter...

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Thunder Buddies Podcast: Vanquishing the Warriors ... eventually

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Lessons learned in Thunder's improbable comeback at Golden State

For much of Monday night, a Thunder road victory felt far from practically free.

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's 100-97 win against the Warriors

The Thunder's claimed its first road win, a 100-97 victory over the Warriors, Monday at Chase Center.

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Thunder vs. Warriors: Willie Cauley-Stein has learned a few tricks from Steven Adams

Willie Cauley-Stein reminds himself of his objective before every matchup against the Thunder.

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Thunder guard Hamidou Diallo to be reevaluated in 4-6 weeks

Thunder guard Hamidou Diallo did not travel with the team for its two-game West Coast trip, a team spokesman confirmed Monday.

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Thunder: Billy Donovan addresses potential NBA schedule changes

Changes could be coming to the NBA calendar as soon as the 2021-22 season, ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski and Zach Lowe reported...

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Thunder guard Hamidou Diallo suffers hyperextension sprain in right elbow

Thunder guard Hamidou Diallo suffered a hyperextension sprain to his right elbow Friday night against the Lakers, the team...

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The Thunder is one of the NBA's best transition defenses, just not against the Lakers

On average, OKC gives up 16 points in transition per game, according to NBA.com.

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Lakers guard Rajon Rondo fined for incident in game against Thunder

Rondo received a Flagrant Foul 2 an was ejected for unsportsmanlike contact with Schroder about a minute and a half into the...

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Thunder Buddies Podcast: Lakers sequel even more suspenseful

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Five takeaways from Thunder's loss to Lakers

The Lakers beat the Thunder 130-127 Friday night in Oklahoma City. It was the Thunder’s second close loss to the Lakers in the...

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Thunder center Nerlens Noel late scratch against Lakers

The backup center is dealing with an illness.

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Thunder guard Hamidou Diallo available for Lakers game

Hamidou Diallo, after missing the Thunder's last three games with a left knee sprain, will be available Friday night against...

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Thunder: Hamidou Diallo and Andre Roberson help distribute Thanksgiving dinners

Roberson and Diallo helped distribute 400 Thanksgiving meals Thursday afternoon to families in need.

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Thunder: Chris Paul addresses coach's challenges

Chris Paul had to bite his tongue when asked Thursday about the coach's challenge.

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Thunder: Hamidou Diallo practices without restrictions

Thunder guard Hamidou Diallo, wearing a tight sleeve on his left leg, participated in a contact practice Thursday.

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Chris Paul: Dennis Schroder kept the Thunder 'in it all night'

For the fourth time this season, Schroder led the team in points. He logged the Thunder’s first 30-point performance of the year.

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Thunder: Chris Paul congratulates LeBron James on triple-double milestone

“Congrats my brother on being the FIRST player in NBA history to record a triple double against every team... and to do it in...

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Thunder Buddies Podcast: No love in La La Land

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Thunder: Steven Adams still limited by knee injury

Nerlens Noel was the Thunder's closing center Tuesday night in a 112-107 loss to the Lakers. Starting center Steven Adams sat...

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Thunder: LeBron James 'smells fear,' but Deonte Burton excelled in surprise defensive matchup

For a six-minute, fourth-quarter stretch in the Thunder’s 112-107 Tuesday night loss to the Lakers, Deonte Burton was OKC’s...

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's 112-107 loss at Lakers

The Thunder lost to the Lakers 112-107 Tuesday on the second night of a back-to-back at Staples Center. OKC remains winless on...

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Thunder guard Hamidou Diallo out against Lakers

Thunder guard Hamidou Diallo (left knee sprain) will miss his third consecutive game Tuesday night against the Lakers.

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Thunder is latest team to face tough Los Angeles back-to-back

Not an hour after the Thunder fell to the Clippers on Monday night, Staples Center started to transform.

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Thunder road woes continue in Los Angeles

The Thunder and Magic share the woeful position of being the only teams without a road win through the first month of the NBA...

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Thunder Buddies Podcast: Paul George puts Clippers on top

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Thunder: Paul George hits go-ahead 3-pointer in Clippers' win against his former team

Billy Donovan blamed himself. Chris Paul did the same a few minutes later.

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's 90-88 loss at Clippers

The Thunder's 90-88 loss to the Clippers at Staples Center Monday was the first meeting between the two teams since one of the...

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Clippers' Kawhi Leonard out against Thunder

Clippers forward Kawhi Leonard will miss Monday night's game against the Thunder, ESPN's Ramona Shelburne reported before tip-off.

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Thunder: Paul George trade can be traced back to 1997

The trade that sent Paul George to the Clippers and Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, Danilo Gallinari and a treasure trove of draft...

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Thunder: Patrick Patterson reflects on time in OKC before facing former team

Patterson, after two seasons in Oklahoma City, feels rejuvenated in his new Los Angeles home.

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Thunder GM Sam Presti to be featured in live taping of The Woj Pod

ESPN announced Monday that NBA insider Adrian Wojnarowski is bringing his podcast to Emerson College in Boston on Dec. 5

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Thunder steadily builds chemistry on and off the court

Before beginning his postgame interview, Thunder forward Danilo Gallinari had to fulfill a promise he made to his teammates. In...

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Thunder Buddies Podcast: OKC out-muscles Philadelphia

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Thunder: Two-way player Lu Dort off to strong start with the Blue

He scored 13 points on 4-of-8 shooting. But even on an off night, the 20-year-old’s defensive capabilities shone.

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Thunder: Billy Donovan ahead of curve on coach's challenges

Entering play Friday, only 36 percent of coach’s challenges had been successful.

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Thunder: Chris Paul takes over late against Philadelphia

Paul carried the Thunder to a 127-119 overtime win against the 76ers with 12 points in the fourth quarter and four more in...

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Thunder: Terrance Ferguson credits season scoring high to daughter

Terrance Ferguson had a quick explanation for why he shot the ball so well Friday night in the Thunder’s 127-119 overtime...

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's 127-119 overtime win against the 76ers

OKC improved to a 5-7 record in the win against Philadelphia (7-5).

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Thunder: Hamidou Diallo out against 76ers

Thunder guard Hamidou Diallo (left knee sprain) is out for OKC’s home game against the 76ers Friday, coach Billy Donovan...

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Thunder celebrates Thanksgiving with Positive Tomorrows

The school for homeless children plans to transition into the new space by the end of the year, upgrading from 8,000 square...

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Thunder: Hamidou Diallo dealing with knee soreness

Thunder guard Hamidou Diallo was held out of practice Thursday morning with soreness in his knee, coach Billy Donovan said.

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Thunder rookie Devon Hall makes NBA debut

Devon Hall is shooting 100 percent in the early goings of his NBA career.

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Thunder offense stagnates at Indiana

After setting three consecutive season highs in assists, the Thunder’s offense stagnated Tuesday night in Indianapolis.

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Thunder guard Chris Paul: 'We've got to figure out that third quarter'

If it wasn’t already clear, the Thunder’s 111-85 loss to the Pacers Tuesday solidified it: OKC is one of the worst...

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Thunder Buddies Podcast: Outpaced in Indiana

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's loss to the Pacers

The Pacers dealt the Thunder a 111-85 loss Tuesday night in Indianapolis. It was OKC’s most lopsided defeat of the season. Here...

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Tony Parker thanks Thunder GM Sam Presti in jersey retirement speech

As a Spurs scout, Sam Presti was instrumental in San Antonio drafting Parker No. 28 overall in the 2001 NBA Draft.

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Thunder: Chris Paul joins Kevin Hart on 'Cold as Balls'

Chris Paul was the first guest on Season 3 of Kevin Hart's "Cold as Balls" series.

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Thunder: Steven Adams available, Terrance Ferguson out at Indiana

Steven Adams returns after missing the Thunder’s 121-119 loss to the Bucks Sunday with a left knee contusion.

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Thunder center Steven Adams questionable for Pacers game

Thunder center Steven Adams (left knee contusion) is questionable to play Tuesday night against the Pacers, according to an...

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Thunder: Incorrect no call led to Bucks five-second inbound violation

Milwaukee’s five-second inbound violation with 41 seconds left Sunday night didn’t cost the Bucks a win against the Thunder,...

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Thunder sets back-to-back season highs in assists

OKC dished a season-high 30 assists against the Warriors on Saturday, and followed with a new high of 31 assists Sunday against...

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Thunder Buddies Podcast: Beware of the Bucks

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's 121-119 loss to the Bucks

OKC rallied to tie the game with less than a minute left, but Milwaukee claimed a 121-119 win Sunday night at Chesapeake Energy...

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Thunder center Steven Adams ruled out against Bucks

Thunder center Steven Adams (left knee contusion) is listed as out for Sunday night's game against the Milwaukee Bucks.

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Waxing the Warriors

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's 114-108 win over the Warriors

The Thunder beat the Warriors 114-108 at Chesapeake Energy Arena Saturday, claiming its second victory over Golden State just...

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Thunder two-way player Lu Dort scores 35 in OKC Blue win

Thunder two-way player Luguentz Dort scored 35 points in the OKC Blue’s 120-114 win over the South Bay Lakers Saturday.

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Thunder: The debate over non-paint 2-point shots

Agaisnt the Thunder Thursday, LaMarcus Aldridge took more non-paint 2s than shots in the paint, and he made 10 of his 12...

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In new Thunder offense, centers' assists increase

Nerlens Noel, averaging 1.4 assists per game, in on track to more than double last season’s assist numbers.

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Thunder Buddies Podcast: Spurned in San Antonio

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our...

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's loss to the Spurs

Oklahoma City fell to 3-5 Thursday night with a 121-112 loss in San Antonio. Here are five takeaways from the game:

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Italian national team leaders Gallinari and Belinelli face off in Thunder vs. Spurs

Of the 108 international players on NBA opening night rosters this season, a total of 10 were on the Thunder and Spurs.

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Thunder's Chris Paul renews commitment to voting initiative

When We All Vote is a nonpartisan initiative to increase participation, and close the race and age voting gaps, in elections.

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Danilo Gallinari fights for rebound with shoe in hand

Billy Donovan showed his team a video clip in practice Wednesday that Donovan described as “pretty interesting.”

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Thunder Buddies Podcast: Casting a spell on Orlando

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Thunder injury report: Mike Muscala dealing with hand soreness, Andre Roberson remains out

Thunder center Mike Muscala was held out of practice Wednesday with soreness in his hand, coach Billy Donovan said.

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Thunder center Justin Patton assigned to G League

Thunder center Justin Patton has been assigned to the Oklahoma City Blue, general manager Sam Presti announced Wednesday.

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Five takeaways from the Thunder's 102-94 win over the Magic

The Thunder claimed a 102-94 win over Orlando at Chesapeake Energy Arena Tuesday, improving to a 3-4 record this season.

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Thunder centers Steven Adams, Nerlens Noel available against the Magic

Thunder center Steven Adams is available to play against the Magic Tuesday, after missing two games with a left knee contusion,...

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Dennis Schroder has been part of the Thunder's best lineups

The Thunder starting unit has not been great so far in 2019-20

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Thunder center Steven Adams progressing toward return

After missing two games last week due to injury, on Monday Steven Adams participated in practice, including contact drills,...

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What the Thunder's statistics say about ball movement

Thunder coach Billy Donovan saw the statistics on his team’s isolation percentage, but he wasn’t ready to take them at face value.

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Hamidou Diallo's dunks are flashy, but the rest of his game has steadily improved

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander found Hamidou Diallo on a half-court outlet pass Saturday, leaving Diallo and Pelicans guard JJ Redick...