Found December 01, 2011 on RealGM:
The Thunder could tack four years onto Russell Westbrook's contract.

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...

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...

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

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...

Thunder notebook: Cole Aldrich only OKC player to arrive Thursday

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

Report: Celtics Offered Rajon Rondo, Jeff Green for Russell Westbrook, Kendrick Perkins After Last Season

How's this for weird? ESPN's Chris Broussard tweeted an interesting failed trade proposal that Celtics president Danny Ainge reportedly offered the Oklahoma City Thunder after last season. According to Broussard, the C's offered the Thunder point guard Rajon Rondo and forward Jeff Green in exchange for point guard Russell Westbrook and center Kendrick Perkins. Trading...

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

Boston Shopped Rondo, Green To Thunder For Westbrook, Perkins

The Celtics offered Rajon Rondo and Jeff Green to the Thunder in exchange for Russell Westbrook and Kendrick Perkins


They’re known for getting impressive airtime during games and now they’re soaring on the fashion front. The NBA will finally return later this month and just in time, GQ magazine is highlighting some of the game’s best dunkers. We’ve seen their “Superman-like” capabilities during games and slam dunks over cars, but it’s not often that we see these players suit up to...
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