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Durant told Westbrook he was returning to Thunder?

Russell Westbrook is said to be angry over Kevin Durant leaving the Oklahoma City Thunder, and that could have something to do with Durant lying to his face about it. During an episode of ESPN’s TrueHoop Podcast this week, Thunder reporter Royce Young said Durant told Westbrook he was staying in Oklahoma City — after the season ended, no less. “Three weeks ago, Kevin Durant’s...
Via Larry Brown Sports
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Russell Westbrook doesn't want to be traded

Erik Horne Is Russell Westbrook going to be with the Thunder at the start of the season?
Via Thunder Rumblings
19 hours ago

Report: Westbrook doesn’t want trade, will think about extension

Russell Westbrook may not want the Thunder to trade him, but that does not necessarily mean the star point guard is planning to remain in Oklahoma City beyond next season. In fact, Westbrook could actually make life very difficult for the Thunder by not informing them of his intentions. ESPN’s Royce Young cites sources who say Westbrook does not want to be traded and is intent...
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Paul George thinks Durant, Curry pairing 'will definitely work'

We have seen more than one current NBA star come out and indicate that the new marriage between Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant will not work. This has been a common point of contention since Durant decided to sign with the Golden State Warriors — a decision that has led to some major backlash. One player who doesn’t seem to think there’s going to be an issue is Indiana Pacers...
Via Sportsnaut
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Russell Westbrook reportedly ‘ticked off’ about Durant leaving

The Oklahoma City Thunder need to figure out if Russell Westbrook plans to stay with the team beyond this season. Losing both Westbrook and Durant in the span of a year would be devastating for the franchise, but is there really anything they can do at the moment? Westbrook is set to become a free agent next summer, when the salary cap is scheduled to increase significantly again...
Via Larry Brown Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Thunder could trade Westbrook before season

The Oklahoma City Thunder may have a difficult decision to make on Russell Westbrook. And soon. According to Howard Beck of Bleacher Report, there is a “strong belief” among rival general managers that Westbrook is looking to leave Oklahoma City next summer, a developing reality that could force the Thunder to deal their last remaining star before he leaves the franchise for...
Via The Sports Daily
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Lakers believe they can sign Russell Westbrook

The Los Angeles Lakers continue to aim high for their free agents. ESPN’s Chris Broussard told MSG recently that the Lakers firmly believe they can lure Russell Westbrook back to southern California as a free agent in the summer of 2017. “The Lakers think they can sign him,” Broussard said. “And I was talking to some executives yesterday about possible trades they might...
Via Larry Brown Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

What the Spurs need to do to sign Russell Westbrook

Since Kevin Durant left the Oklahoma City Thunder, there have been rumors of Russell Westbrook leaving his team. Here’s what would have to happen in order for the San Antonio Spurs to sign Westbrook. Russell Westbrook is one of the premiere point guards in the NBA League. In order for the San Antonio Spurs to sign Westbrook, four players would be on the chopping block. Tony Parker...
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Potential trade destinations for Russell Westbrook

With the shocking news that Kevin Durant has decided to join the Golden State Warriors, it’s not unrealistic to conclude that his old Oklahoma City Thunder squad is in panic mode. Not only did Durant leave a team that he’s played for over the past nine seasons, he joined the organization that defeated his Thunder in the playoffs. He did so while leaving fellow All-Star Russell...
Via Sportsnaut
22 days ago  |  Discuss

What would be the trade value of Russell Westbrook?

The Oklahoma City Thunder are currently embroiled in the most nerve wrecking two weeks since they became a franchise. Serge Ibaka is gone. Kevin Durant is ready to court five other organizations for his service next season. It's not a crisis just yet, but the sky definitely isn't cloud free. If Durant leaves, there's a good chance Russell Westbrook will follow his lead next summer...
Via RealGM - NBA
29 days ago  |  Discuss

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