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OKLAHOMA CITY When Oklahoma City lost to Memphis Wednesday night, coach Scott Brooks was quick to say the effort was good from his team.
Effort isn't the issue, the Thunder have proven that with its recent five-game winning streak against some of the league's least-interesting teams.
The issue is the bench. What should be a strong point for Oklahoma City is more of a question mark. What should have been a mismatch Wednesday against Memphis, wasn't. The Thunder bench got worked by Quincy Pondexter, Wayne Ellington and Jerryd Bayless. Overall, the Thunder bench was outscored 31-13 by the Grizzlies bench.
Gone is James Harden, who will likely be a recurring topic of conversation throughout the year, but Kevin Martin has filled in more than admirably so far. Past that, things are sketchy.
Brooks has yet to put his trust into anyone but Martin and has yet to settle on a rotation. That got the Thunder burned Wednesday against Memphis, particularly in the seco...
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After both were ejected from Wednesday's Grizzlies-Thunder game, Zach Randolph and Kendrick Perkins reportedly had a physical confrontation near the locker rooms.
Zach Randolph and Kendrick Perkins reportedly were involved in a postgame altercation on Wednesday night, though police deny that an incident took place. Darnell Mayberry of The Oklahoman tweeted about the postgame altercation following the Memphis Grizzlies’ 107-97 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder. “After getting ejected in the 4th quarter, Kendrick Perkins & Zach Randolph...
Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol was called for a technical foul during Wednesday night's NBA game against the Oklahoma City Thunder for bumping the basketball in Russell Westbrook's face.
As Westbrook made a basket by shooting over Gasol, the basket bounced off Westbrook's own face into Gasol's hands. Gasol took the basketball and bumped it off Westbrook...
Kevin Durant and Kevin Martin each scored 27 points, and the Oklahoma City Thunder rolled to their sixth victory in seven games, 110-95 over the New Orleans Hornets on Friday night.
Serge Ibaka added 15 for Oklahoma City, which shot 54 percent (40 of 74) and built leads as big as 30 points in the first half and 34 in the second, allowing the starters to rest for the entire fourth...
Rudy Gay scored a season-high 28 points, Zach Randolph added 20 points and 11 rebounds before getting ejected along with Kendrick Perkins during a late-game altercation and the Memphis Grizzlies beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 107-97 on Wednesday night.
Marc Gasol chipped in 14 points as the Grizzlies continued the best start in franchise history by winning their sixth straight game...
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Kevin Durant and Kevin Martin each scored 27 points, and the Oklahoma City Thunder rolled to their sixth victory in seven games, 110-95 over the New Orleans Hornets on Friday night.
Serge Ibaka added 15 for Oklahoma City, which shot 54 percent (40 of 74) and built leads as big as 30 points in the first half and 34 in the second, allowing the starters to rest...
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- Rudy Gay scored a season-high 28 points, Zach Randolph added 20 points and 11 rebounds before getting ejected along with Kendrick Perkins during a late-game altercation and the Memphis Grizzlies beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 107-97 on Wednesday night.
Marc Gasol chipped in 14 points as the Grizzlies continued the best start in franchise history by winning...
Memphis Grizzlies forward Zach Randolph and Oklahoma City Thunder center Kendrick Perkins were ejected from Wednesday night's NBA game at the Chesapeake Energy Center after a verbal confrontation between the players in the late stages of the game.
With just over two minutes left in the fourth quarter as Thunder guard Russell Westbrook made the first of his two free throws...
With James Harden gone, the Oklahoma City Thunder are relying on their two remaining stars more than ever.
Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook have each logged more than 42 minutes in back-to-back games heading into Friday night's road date with the New Orleans Hornets.
The Oklahoma City All-Stars had to play big minutes in a come-from-behind win Monday at Detroit, but couldn...
Oklahoma City Thunder's Russell Westbrook lays it in for 2, Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol tries to sneak a ball to the nose.
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NEW ORLEANS - The thunder and lightning started early and ended late, and as usual, Russell Westbrook was in the middle of the meteorological firestorm. While Kevin Durant and Kevin Martin poured in 27 points each and combined for 10 3-pointers to power the Oklahoma City Thunder to a 110-95 rout of the New Orleans Hornets Friday, all Thunder coach Scott Brooks could talk about...
Grizzlies Zach Randolph is one of the guys in the NBA that generally speaking isn’t considered a “fake tough guy.” Thunder’s big man Kendrick Perkins is known to be extremely serious and hard core… on the court. The two had some sort of situation on court during the Grizzlies defeat of the Thunder on Wednesday [...]
Kendrick Perkins and Zach Randolph had their altercation resume into the locker room area, according to multiple eyewitnesses.