Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/17/14
Steven Adams has turned enough heads to earn quality minutes with the Oklahoma City Thunder. However, Oklahoma City now has to make room for their 2013 first round pick. How will Scott Brooks use the New Zealand native during the regular season? Steven Adams is turning heads. The Oklahoma City Thunder's top pick from the 2013 NBA Draft (No. 12 overall) was supposed to be a project. He was supposed to be the young big man Scott Brooks and GM Sam Presti drafted and developed to replace Kendrick Perkins in the future. The organization's expectations for Adams seemed reasonably high entering training camp, but most figured he would spend the majority of his rookie year with the Tulsa 66ers, Oklahoma City's D-League affiliate. And with Perkins, Hasheem Thabeet and Nick Collison under contract through the 2014-15 season (Thabeet: 14-15 team option), Adams spending two seasons in Tulsa wasn't completely out of the picture. Not so fast. Although it was just the pre-season and four of t...
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