Monthly Archives: October 2014

There are no strings on me: The Thunder and the current normal

I have a confession: I’m completely geeked out for this new Avengers movie after watching the leaked (and then official) trailer. I’ve never been a big comic book fan. I always have to ask brother in law (an avid comic … Continue reading

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Oklahoma City Thunder at Los Angeles Clippers preview (Game 2 of 82)

When: Thursday, 30 October 2014 at 9:30 PM CST Where: Staples Center, Los Angeles, CA The Oklahoma City Thunder played great for the first 40 minutes of the night against Portland. Russell Westbrook was going all SuperNova on the Trailblazers, … Continue reading

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Oklahoma City Thunder at Portland Trailblazers preview (Game 1 of 82)

When: Wednesday, 29 October 2014 at 9:30 PM CST Where: Moda Center, Portland, OR If there was ever a time for the entire world to go into hibernation for, ohh, I don’t know, maybe 6 weeks, this would be the … Continue reading

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10 BOLD Predictions for the Oklahoma City Thunder’s 2014-15 season

1. Kevin Durant will play in only 48 games this year – I’m pegging December 9th as the game Durant returns from his broken foot. If recent history is a consistent teacher, then the Thunder will likely exercise the “Russell … Continue reading

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House of (Lottery) Cards – The Thunder and the NBA Draft Reform

On Wednesday, the NBA Board of Governors will be voting on whether to change the format of the NBA Draft Lottery process. In the reform, the 14 non-playoff teams will still vie for lottery positioning in a lottery style system. … Continue reading

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Dumb and Dumber To – Thunder edition

There are a lot of things not to like about this picture. First of all, the face of the franchise (and the reigning MVP) is injured and will be in this state for at least the month of November. Secondly, … Continue reading

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Uncharted Waters: The Thunder and the Kevin Durant injury

In life, things have a way of working out oppositely to what we expected. The job promotion you thought would make you happy, actually makes you miserable working under the megalomaniac you call your new boss. The breakup with that … Continue reading

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Thunder forward Mitch McGary breaks foot

Oklahoma City Thunder rookie forward Mitch McGary suffered a broken foot in Wednesday’s preseason game against the Denver Nuggets and is expected to be out 5-7 weeks. First reported by Darnell Mayberry of The Oklahoman, McGary suffered the injury late … Continue reading

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Oklahoma City Thunder vs. Denver Nuggets preview (Preseason Game 1 of 7)

When: Wednesday, 08 October 2014 at 8:00 PM CST Where: Pepsi Center, Denver CO Finally. After eons of waiting, the time has arrived. Well, not really the real time. That would be reserved for 20 days from today. But real … Continue reading

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The Thunder and the NBA’s Television Deal

With the historical TV deal the NBA signed on Monday, the salary cap is poised to jump up by at least $30 million dollars in the next 2-3 seasons. The increase in salary cap also means an increase in players’ … Continue reading

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