Category Archives: Trade Talk

Trade talk involving the Thunder.

Paul George traded to the Thunder

Just as I was about to release a primer for the Oklahoma City Thunder’s foray into this summer’s free agency, Ramona Shelburne of ESPN dropped this bomb: Paul George has been traded to OKC, per sources — Ramona Shelburne (@ramonashelburne) … Continue reading

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Do the Thunder have a chance at acquiring Paul George?

At around 2:00 PM CST on Father’s Day, The Vertical’s Adrian Wojnarowski released the following tweet: Sources: All-Star Paul George tells Pacers he plans to leave franchise in 2018 free agency, prefers Lakers. https://t.co/anP4bvbwir — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojVerticalNBA) June 18, … Continue reading

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Oklahoma City Thunder acquire Randy Foye from the Denver Nuggets

The Oklahoma City Thunder acquired Randy Foye from the Denver Nuggets on the trade deadline. The Thunder gave up DJ Augustin, Steve Novak, and both of their 2016 2nd round picks (theirs and Charlotte’s, which was acquired in the Jeremy … Continue reading

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2016 Oklahoma City Thunder Trade Prospectus

With a couple days left before the trading deadline, the Oklahoma City Thunder sit with the third best record in the NBA, and are 1 of 3 teams with at least 40 wins at the All-Star break. That would usually … Continue reading

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Sifting through the rubble: A Thunder trading deadline postscript

From the time I woke up on February 19th to about 1:30 PM CST, I was almost certain that a certain Brooklyn Nets 7-footer would be a member of the Oklahoma City Thunder. Speculation was abound that the Thunder and … Continue reading

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Trade Winds – Oklahoma City and trade rumors

The Oklahoma City Thunder have never been known to be big players at the trade deadline. In their 6 previous seasons in OKC, the Thunder rescinded one blockbuster deal (Tyson Chandler in 2009), used the pieces from the rescinded trade … Continue reading

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Thunder trade Hasheem Thabeet to the Philadelphia 76ers

The Oklahoma City Thunder traded center Hasheem Thabeet (along with cash considerations) to the Philadelphia 76ers on Tuesday. In return, the Thunder received a protected 2nd round pick (likely highly protected) and a $1.4 million dollar Traded Player Exception as the … Continue reading

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Kevin Love/Andrew Wiggins: Tread Carefully, Cleveland

The Cleveland Cavaliers have made every right decision this summer. They drafted Andrew Wiggins, won the LeBron James sweepstakes, and have begun to assemble a supporting cast similar to the one James had in Miami (even with the same players). But … Continue reading

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The Thunder and the Trading Deadline (2014 Edition)

Heading into the season, the Oklahoma City Thunder were in the unfamiliar position of being a title contender, while also having a war chest worth of assets that would make any team in rebuild mode jealous. Most championship contending teams … Continue reading

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Trade Talk and the Importance of Jeremy Lamb

The trading deadline in the NBA may be February 20th, 2014, but the date that gets a lot of the movement started is December 15th, 2013. That is the date when most free agents who signed in the offseason become … Continue reading

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