Enes Kanter got death threats after failed military coup in Turkey

Enes Kanter’s outspokenness on the failed military coup in Turkey to overthrow government has resulted in death threats on Twitter. The Oklahoma City Thunder forward posted a picture with multiple threats (in Turkish) related to his comments on the coup. Buyrun Bakalım; pic.twitter.com/sUHBfRpyFB — Enes Kanter (@Enes_Kanter) July 20, 2016 “Death threats continue...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Kanter Threatened After Coup

Oklahoma City Thunder forward Enes Kanter revealed that he has received death threats on social media from people in his native Turkey following the failed military coup there.
Via Sports On Earth
3 days ago

Enes Kanter takes jab at Kevin Durant for leaving Thunder

The Oklahoma City Thunder are still reeling from the loss of superstar Kevin Durant to the Golden State Warriors. While Durant’s departure may have robbed OKC of a sizable chunk of its firepower, it clearly didn’t take away reserve big man Enes Kanter’s sense of humor. What started as Kanter joking with Thunder center Steven Adams about whether they could be “‘stache bros”...
Via College Spun
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Enes Kanter has great alternative to burning Kevin Durant jerseys (pic)

Oklahoma City Thunder fans are still reeling over the shocking departure of Kevin Durant. And as sports fans are wont to do when such a shocking exodus of a beloved player occurs, many Thunder backers have turned to burning their Durant jerseys as a means of protest. But Thunder center Enes Kanter has offered up a much more practical alternative to needlessly ruining an otherwise...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Draymond Green trips Thunder opponent

Draymond Green may have gotten away with a kick to Steven Adams’ groin during Game 3 of the Western Conference Finals on Sunday, but his trip of Enes Kanter in Game 4 was less ambiguous. The Golden State Warriors forward blatantly tripped OKC's Kanter in the second quarter, which allowed the Warriors to get a bucket in transition: When you combine this with Green’s actions...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Enes Kanter silences Skip Bayless on Twitter after win

Enes Kanter put Skip Bayless in check after the Thunder beat the Warriors in Game 1 of the Western Conference Finals on Monday night. Kanter responded to a tweet from Bayless saying that OKC wouldn’t win a game against Golden State with a few short words: Sorry my man pic.twitter.com/yQ4dSaBwCu — Enes Kanter (@Enes_Kanter) May 17, 2016 Ahhh. Is there anything more satisfying...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 17, 2016  |  Discuss

How the OKC Thunder became obsessed with halal

When the Oklahoma City Thunder are in town, the business for halal-serving locations tends to boom. That is because the Thunder are making halal their go-to food choice after falling in love with it. It all started with the Thunder acquiring backup center Enes Kanter, who is Muslim and adheres to a special diet based on his religion. The Thunder have gone above and beyond in respecting...
Via The Comeback
April 29, 2016  |  Discuss

PHOTO: Enes Kanter dwarfed by world’s tallest man

By Derek Hanson. Enes Kanter made headlines this summer when he inked a $70 million four-year contract with Oklahoma City.   However, if OKC was really looking for some “Turkish Thunder” to protect the rim, they may have been better off scouting Sultan Kosem, who, at 8’3″, just happens to be the world’s tallest man.  Here’s a recently taken picture of Enes and his...
Via The Sports Daily
August 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Thunder to match Blazers' offer to Enes Kanter

By Vincent Frank The Oklahoma City Thunder will have to work out new contracts for Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook over the next couple of seasons. What might already prove to be an unenviable task could even become more difficult with news that Oklahoma City plans to match the four-year, $70 million offer sheet the Portland Blazers gave to center Enes Kanter last week. Source...
Via Sportsnaut
July 12, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Enes Kanter embraces boos in return to Utah

By Chase Thomas There is nothing I love more than a good villain, because without them, the world would be pretty boring. With that said, when Enes Kanter kinda-sorta forced his way out of Utah at the NBA trade deadline this year, one might not expect the Salt Lake City faithful to welcome back the former Kentucky Wildcat with open arms. The “Let Me Hear It” gesture by Kanter...
Via Crossover Chronicles
March 28, 2015  |  Discuss

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