Originally posted on MyTeamRivals.com  |  Last updated 9/5/12
The Oklahoma City Thunder are used to developing young players that seemingly break onto the scene out of nowhere. With Kevin Durant as the exception, no other player on the roster was expected to reach the type of potential that the like of James Harden and Serge Ibaka have. The Thunder’s uncanny, and almost systematic way of developing their players has given them a roster full of stars. Filled with young core players, this gives very little room for another player to make heavy contributions. However, that is not to say they don’t have the players that will develop enough to become stars in their own right. Here are a couple candidates they may become household names to Thunder fans this season:   Reggie Jackson: It might be a bit of a stretch to say that Jackson has the potential to become star-worthy. However, there is no doubt, especially from this past summer’s showing at the Orlando Summer League, that he has made the case for extended playing time. He continued to be Oklaho...
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