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The Three That Will Never Be: The Legacies of Scott Brooks, Kendrick Perkins, and Derek Fisher

As the Oklahoma City Thunder embark on a new season, some of the same things from the past still remains. First off, Kevin Durant, Serge Ibaka, and Russell Westbrook should all be back and healthy. Secondly, the expectations of winning

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Posted in Offseason Beat, Random Thoughts

San Antonio Spurs vs. Oklahoma City Thunder preview (Game 78 of 82)

When: Tuesday, 07 April 2015 at 7:00 PM CST Where: Chesapeake Energy Arena, Oklahoma City, OK It’s never a do or die game until you are certainly facing elimination with a loss. But this game certainly has the feeling of

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Posted in Thunder Pre-game Report

Oklahoma City Thunder at San Antonio Spurs preview (Game 72 of 82)

When: Wednesday, 25 March 2015 at 8:30 PM CST Where: AT&T Center, San Antonio, TX This has usually been the case in the past four seasons. As the Oklahoma City Thunder approach the end of the season, they usually look

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Posted in Thunder Pre-game Report

2014-15 NBA Season Preview: Southwest Division

Southwest Divison 1. San Antonio Spurs Last season: 62-20 (1st in the Southwest Division, 1st in the Western Conference) Season ended: Hoisting the Larry O’Brien trophy after Game 5 of the NBA Finals against the Miami Heat Key Additions: Kyle

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Posted in Around the League, NBA, Offseason Beat

Five Thoughts from the Western Conference Finals

With their loss to the San Antonio Spurs in Game 6 of the Western Conference Finals, the Thunder’s season was brought to an end. A little disappointing, but with everything the team faced this season, it could be viewed as

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Posted in Playoffs

2014 Western Conference Finals after 4 games: Swinging Pendulums and Rear-view Mirrors

One of my favorite Jay-Z songs from early in his career was “A Week Ago”. The basic premise of the song deals with the chronology of living a drug dealer’s life and how things can change in the span of

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Posted in Playoffs

Oklahoma City Thunder vs. San Antonio Spurs Western Conference Finals preview

A running theme for me these playoffs has been fate. It was fate for us to face the Grizzlies in the first round to exorcise the demons from last season. It was fate for us to face the Clippers in

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Posted in Playoffs, Thunder Pre-game Report