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BY JOHN ROHDE, Staff Writer, jrohde@opubco.comSecond-year pro attended classes at Kansas, worked out with Nick CollisonRead more on

Thunder Q&A with Nick Collison: New practice facility 'unbelievable'

BY JOHN ROHDE, Staff Writer, jrohde@opubco.comNick Collison and Cole Aldrich are back in Oklahoma City already. The rest of the team should be arriving early next week.Read more on

Thunder will report to new practice facility

When the Oklahoma City Thunder return from the NBA lockout, they'll be coming back to a brand new home. The Thunder's new practice facility will be open to players Thursday, although general manager Sam Presti said Wednesday that it's unclear how many players will report for the first day. Presti says he expects to ''probably see a steady stream of guys over...

Thunder: Sam Presti begins talks with Russell Westbrook's agent

BY DARNELL MAYBERRY, Staff Writer, dmayberry@opubco.comThe OKC guard is eligible to receive an extension to his rookie scale contract.Read more on

Report: Thunder working to buy out Nate Robinson

You can add Nate Robinson to your list of free agents that fans love way more than GMs do. Not officially, yet. Officially and through Dec. 9 Robinson is a member of the Oklahoma City Thunder set to make $4.5 million next season. But the two sides are working on a buyout, tweets J. Michael…

Danny Ainge tried to get Perk back

I guess Danny Ainge realized he made a boo-boo. If you believe Chris Broussard (which I normally do), Ainge saw what the Kendrick Perkins trade did to his team last season, slammed his head on a table and then picked up the phone to call Oklahoma City in order to right a wrong—or admit that he had been taken to the cleaners by Sam Presti. (ESPN Boston) ESPN's Chris...

Oklahoma City Fans Gets Pranked Into Believing Thunder Moving Back To Seattle

Recently, the guys over at the Basketball Jones were in Oklahoma City for their "NBA Lockout Tour".During their stay, they decided to pull a prank of some unsuspecting Oklahoma City Thunder fans into believing that the team was being moved back to Seattle:(Courtesy of The Basketball Jones)

Thunder, Westbrook Begin Talks On Extension

The Thunder could tack four years onto Russell Westbrook's contract.

M. Basketball. Graduation validates Ivey's commitment

Royal Ivey, Men's Basketball standout and NBA veteran, will take part in commencement ceremonies on the Forty Acres this weekend.

Thunder to report to new practice site (AP)

Once the NBA lockout got started, the Oklahoma City Thunder's players were no longer allowed to work out in their practice facility. Now, they may never practice in the place again. When players are allowed to report to team facilities Thursday, the Thunder will enter a new $14 million practice site on the northeast side of town that was funded by the same penny sales tax increase...

Oklahoma City Lost $18 Million During Lockout

Every Oklahoma City Thunder game pours $2.25 million into the local economy.

Oklahoma City Thunder to open season Christmas Day at home vs. Orlando

BY DARNELL MAYBERRY, Staff Writer, dmayberry@opubco.comOKLAHOMA CITY THUNDER — The Thunder will open their 2011-12 season against Dwight Howard and the Orlando Magic on Christmas Day at 7 p.m at Chesapeake Energy Arena.Read more on

Thunder's Kevin Durant, Nick Collison trying to recruit Shane Battier

By Darnell Mayberry, Staff Writer, dmayberry@opubco.comCould Shane Battier be headed to Oklahoma City?If Kevin Durant had anything to say about it, the defensive ace would soon join the Thunder for this season.Durant, using the social media site Twitter, on Sunday reached out to Battier, the former All-American and Naismith College Player of the Year at Duke who is now an unrestricted...
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