Originally written on Fox Sports Southwest
By ANDREW GILMAN  |  Last updated 8/14/13
A 3-minute look at the upcoming Thunder schedule. Best home stand: The Thunder have a pair of six-game home stands, but the November 18-29 stretch is really good when some of the best in the West come through Oklahoma City. The five-game stand starts with Denver and then the Clippers. There's Utah, San Antonio and then Golden State. That's some serious playoff power. Longest road trip: four games, April 4-9. It's not that long and not the toughest, either. Starting with the April 4 game at Houston, the Thunder go from there to Phoenix, Sacramento and finish at the Clippers. Sure, Houston and the Clippers are tough, but a four-game road trip is certainly manageable, especially considering the opponents of the middle two games. Back-to-backs: The Thunder play 15 of them this season, the same number as a year ago. Most-difficult back-to-back: April 3-4 vs. San Antonio and at Houston. First back-to-back of the season: Nov. 13-14 at the Clippers and at Golden State. First game of...
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