Found June 23, 2012 on The NBA Passionista:
  The OKC Thunder knew they were losing in Game 5, but that didn’t mean they were going down without tact and class as head coach Scott Brooks reiterated in the team huddle in the 4th quarter. Win like a champion, lose like a champion.

Brooks hopes to meet with Thunder on contract soon

Oklahoma City Thunder coach Scott Brooks says he hopes to meet with team chairman Clay Bennett and general manager Sam Presti in ''the next couple of days'' to discuss a new contract. Brooks pointed out Saturday that no one has had down time since training camp started in early December, following the lockout that condensed the season. Brooks' deal is set to...

Scott Brooks Needs to Return to Thunder, Will Help Team Take Final Step to NBA Championship

Scott Brooks' contract as head coach of the Oklahoma City Thunder is up at the end of the month, and the coach and team have so far struggled to come to an agreement on a new deal. Thunder brass have begun to have internal discussions with other candidates -- including Jeff Van Gundy and Phil Jackson -- should they be unable to reach an agreement with Brooks, according to ESPN...

Kevin Durant Calls Scott Brooks 'My Guy for Life' as Thunder Look Toward Offseason Decisions

OKLAHOMA CITY -- By keeping largely the same group together and building over time, the Oklahoma City Thunder climbed from the bottom of the league to the NBA Finals. They were so close to the pinnacle. Now it gets only more difficult to keep all the pieces in place to try to finish the job. The Thunder enter the offseason with coach Scott Brooks' contract about to expire, Sixth...

Kendrick Perkins questions Scott Brooks' coaching

Pic by Edwin KhuKendrick Perkins: “I just don’t understand why we start out the first quarter the way we did with the lineup we had, and all of a sudden we change and adjust to what they had going on. So they won the last three quarters and that’s what happened. If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it. Have to agree with Perk here. Brooks is blowing the series almost as much as...

The worst Eagles Eye blog in history...

Me sorry. Bizarro Lupes is writing this blurgg... Wartching the Miami Heat crush the OKC Thunder in Game 6 turned regular Lupes into "Garbage" (the extra-sensitive superhero) who transforms into Bizarro Lupes when times are uncomfortable...Bizarro Lupes cannot comprehend how the Miami Heat now have their 2nd Championship title and the Eagles are still shy of their first...

Thunder To Consider Jackson, Jeff Van Gundy If Extension Talks With Brooks Collapse

Scott Brooks' contract expires with the Thunder at the end of June.

Thunder GM says rumors are 'rubbish'

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- General manager Sam Presti says he considers reports that Phil Jackson or Jeff Van Gundy could be the next coach of the Oklahoma City Thunder to be "rubbish." Presti said Sunday that discussing a new contract with coach Scott Brooks is at the top of the Thunder's list of priorities. Brooks led Oklahoma City to the NBA Finals last season, but his...

Post-Game Style:2012 NBA Finals Game 5

The Miami Heat are Champions of the basketball world, after a thrilling series with the OKC Thunder, Miami has prevailed. The King has been crowned, Wade gets # 2 and Bosh is sitting on top of the world.The big 3 came together, and accomplished their common goal of becoming NBA Champions.Congratulations Miami Heat!!!! Well guys,this means the NBA season is officially over.Before...

Forget the Jackson and Van Gundy "rubbish", Thunder need Brooks back

Let's just get this out of the way before the NBA offseason gets any further along: Phil Jackson and Jeff Van Gundy's name will be floated about with any present and future head coaching vacancies until they officially sign on the dotted line. No one knows this more lately than the Oklahoma City Thunder. Since losing to the Miami Heat in the NBA Finals and in full force over...

NBA4Life 62 – History in the making for Lebron maybe?

So after all the drama, all the disappointments, and all the hype, we are witnesses to the KING’s crowning achievement.  Or are we?   As Awall pointed out a few episodes ago – Lebron does has the look in his eye. So tonight as NBA4Life takes to the airwaves, the Miami Heat and OKC Thunder take [...]
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