Found October 11, 2013 on Pro Sports Daily:
Hey here's some good news Thunder fans: Russell Westbrook was back on the court Thursday. Well kind of. The all-star guard who missed all but two games of the playoffs last season was shooting free throws during a portion of the Thunder practice in Oklahoma City according to The Oklahoman.

Thunder made adjustments at center position

OKLAHOMA CITY The Oklahoma City Thunder will be counting on Steven Adams this season. Thursday, the team announced it has waived Oklahoma City native Daniel Orton. The move makes room for Adams, the team's first-round draft pick from Pittsburgh, to be the backup to Kendrick Perkins. Orton, who played just one season in Oklahoma City, was used rarely last season. He played...

Kendrick Perkins misses practice to deal with legal trouble stemming from Houston assault

Perkins, of the Oklahoma City Thunder, should be worried enough about the upcoming NBA season, but is in court in Texas as his teammates go through the preseason Right now, in early October, players around the NBA are either trying to make a team or are coasting along until the regular season begins. For most, now is a pretty stress-free time of the year in which they...

Could Steven Adams break into the rotation right away?

Less than a year ago during the early stages of his freshman season at Pittsburgh Steven Adams showed flashes of his seething potential but looked a bit lost when faced with stiffer competition and a bigger stage. In his first two games against ranked opponents — a mid-November loss to Michigan and a late December loss to Cincinnati both on national television — Adams played...

Reports: Perkins charged with assault

Oklahoma City Thunder center Kendrick Perkins has been charged with misdemeanor assault after allegedly punching a woman and her brother in the face outside a Houston nightclub in July according to multiple reports. According to KHOU in Houston Perkins posted $1000 bond Thursday morning. His brother-in-law Quincy Alpough faces the same charge according to the report. News9 in Oklahoma...

2014 NBA Award Predictions

2014 NBA Award Predictions By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff.. MVP: Kevin Durant- Oklahoma City Thunder - Really, no LeBron? Yes, Kevin Durant will win his long awaited first MVP award this season. Why? With Russell Westbrook injured and missing at least the first month of the season, Kevin Durant will start the season with incredible scoring numbers, especially since...

Kendrick Perkins Accused of Punching Woman Outside of Nightclub

  According to, Oklahoma City Thunder Center, Kendrick Perkins,  and his brother in law, posted $1000 bail Thursday morning on a misdemeanor assault charge.  The incident reportedly happened in July outside Nox nightclub in Houston.  The case was initially dismissed, but Perkins was charged when it was re-filed. Miketta Cotton told police she and her brother were leaving...

Perkins facing assault charges for allegedly punching a woman

Kendrick Perkins is facing assault charges for an incident that happened in Houston in July where he allegedly punched a woman and her brother. Via CBS affiliate KHOU: Kendrick Perkins who lives in Tomball and plays for the Oklahoma City Thunder posted a $1000 bond Thursday morning on the misdemeanor assault charge. His brother-in-law Quincy Alpough faces the same charge. According...

Kendrick Perkins Accused Of Punching Woman In Face Outside Of Houston Nightclub

Kendrick Perkins is facing charges of misdemeanor assault which includes allegedly punching a woman in the face during a July 20th incident outside of a nightclub in Houston. According to Darnell Mayberry of, Perkins posted a $1,000 bond Thursday and did not attend Thunder practice. According to According to Harris County police reports, Perkins was part of...

Kevin Durant and Serge Ibaka bring back giant teddy bear from England

After playing the Philadelphia 76ers in a preseason basketball game in Manchester, England, it appears that the Oklahoma City Thunder brought back a rather large stuffed toy. Check out this photo posted to Kevin Durant’s Twitter account of him and Serge Ibaka posing with a giant teddy bear: *** Kevin Durant image courtesy of Getty Images

Durant says his fiancee is the better basketball player

Kevin Durant is still chasing his first championship ring, but his fiance already has two. Monica Wright and the Minnesota Lynx claimed the WNBA title on Thursday, and also won it in 2011. Durant came close of a title in 2012, but fell short to the Miami Heat in the NBA Finals. Has the Oklahoma City Thunder superstar become jealous of his bride to be? @pdgraham30 I love it...

Kevin Durant Says Fiancee, WNBA’s Monica Wright Is The Better Ball Player

Oklahoma Thunder star Kevin Durant is living his own real life Love and Basketball.  Durant and Minnesota Lynx guard Monica Wright are engaged to be married. Wright and the Minnesota Lynx just won their second WNBA championship in three years.  Wright played 24 minutes in the clincher and scored 9 points. The question was posed to Durant on Twitter about Wright now having the...

Kevin Durant plays some NBA 2K14 in Instagram video

Previously on That NBA Lottery Pick, we posted a video of Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant playing some NBA 2K14 for the first time. Yesterday, Durant posted this video to his Instagram account of him playing the game with some friends over at the crib: *** Durant image courtesy of Getty Images

OKC Thunder waive center Daniel Orton

The Oklahoma City Thunder waived center Daniel Orton it was announced today by Executive Vice President and General Manager Sam Presti. Orton appeared in 13 games with the Thunder during the 2012-13 season averaging 2.5 points and 2.0 rebounds in 8.0 minutes per contest. The center appeared in one preseason contest for Oklahoma City this year recording six points four rebounds...

Kevin Durant on Fiancee WNBA’s Monica Wright “She Has More Rings Than I Do”

Oklahoma Thunder star Kevin Durant is living his own real life Love and Basketball. Durant and Minnesota Lynx guard Monica Wright are engaged to be married. Wright and the Minnesota Lynx just won their second WNBA championship in three years. Wright played 24 minutes in the clincher and scored 9 points. The question was posed to Durant on Twitter about Wright now having the most...
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