Thunder C Steven Adams on if he’s talked to Kevin Durant: ‘No’

Kevin Durant returns to Oklahoma City for the first time since he shocked the basketball world by signing with the Golden State Warriors this past summer.Durant himself is expecting a chorus of boos to descend upon him when he takes to the court at Chesapeake Energy Arena in OKC, a city he called home for nine seasons.As Durant’s ongoing feud with former teammate Russell Westbrook...
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Report: Thunder, Adams making progress on $100 million deal

Steven Adams is about to become the NBA’s next mega-millionaire, according to a breaking report by the esteemed Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical. Oklahoma City and center Steven Adams making significant progress on a 4-year, $100M contract extension, league sources tell @TheVertical. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojVerticalNBA) October 31, 2016 That Adams is a valuable player...
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October 31, 2016  |  Discuss

Mini Steven Adams doppelganger: Most adorable Thunder fan ever (pics)

Steven Adams has been an integral figure in these NBA playoffs for the Oklahoma City Thunder. And one needn’t look any further for how he’s become a fan favorite than a youngster who became a mini doppelganger of the New Zealand import by rocking a faux mustache and tattoo while sporting a “Lil’ Stache Bro” t-shirt. Yo this little girl going Steven Adams mustache/tattoo...
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May 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Steven Adams says he will consider wearing a cup

Oklahoma City Thunder center Steven Adams isn’t ruling out wearing a cup for Game 4 on Tuesday night. Why would a basketball player consider wearing a cup, you ask? Adams has been knocked in the jewels once in each of the past two games against the Golden State Warriors, with Draymond Green being the culprit both times. A reporter asked him if he’d consider wearing a cup...
Via Sportsnaut
May 23, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Steven Adams kicked in groin by Draymond Green

Steven Adams has taken a beating during this year’s playoffs and it continued on Sunday during Game 3 of the Western Conference Finals. Adams injured his thumb during the series with the Spurs. Then, in Game 1 against the Warriors, he had a bloody nose and played with a a piece of gauze hanging out of his nostril. During Game 2, Adams briefly went back to the locker room with...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 22, 2016  |  Discuss

Steven Adams calls Warriors guards ‘quick little monkeys,' apologizes

Some unfortunate word choice by Steven Adams has resulted in a controversy that led to an apology. After his Oklahoma City Thunder defeated the Golden State Warriors in Game 1 of the Western Conference Finals on Monday night, Adams was interviewed by ESPN's Chris Broussard. The center, who was beat up during the game, was asked how challenging it is to guard the Warriors' guards...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 17, 2016  |  Discuss

Steven Adams played through severe migraine, nausea

Without Steven Adams, the Oklahoma City Thunder would not have knocked off the heavily-favored San Antonio Spurs in the Western Conference semifinals. They probably should not have had Adams in the lineup for Game 6 Thursday night, but the dude is tough as nails. Adams, who dominated the low post once again in the series-clincher, had a horrible migraine before the game. It was...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 13, 2016  |  Discuss

Steven Adams ‘almost fainted’ from crowd noise during Game 4

Oklahoma City Thunder fans were so loud during their team’s Game 4 win over the San Antonio Spurs Sunday night that one player almost passed out. Facing what was basically a must-win, the Thunder found themselves trailing by four heading into the fourth quarter. A loss would have meant allowing the Spurs to take a 3-1 series lead back to San Antonio with a chance to close things...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 09, 2016  |  Discuss

Has Steven Adams Lived Up To The Hype?

On July 27, 2013, the Oklahoma City Thunder selected Steven Adams with the 12th overall pick. Adams was a big investment for OKC, who acquired the lottery pick from Houston as a part of the James Harden trade.Two seasons later, Adams has become the Thunder's starting center, thanks to quality rim protection and a sharp competitive edge. Let's take a look at whether or not Adams...
Via The Sports Quotient
September 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Thunder center Steven Adams wishes himself a happy birthday after everyone forgets

Happy Birthday, Steven Adams! The Oklahoma City Thunder center turned 21 on Sunday. To bad nobody remembered. At least, that's what Adams thought. The 7-footer from New Zealand took to Twitter to wish himself a happy birthday, and then responded to his own tweet. It is interesting to note, the official Thunder twitter page did not wish him a Happy B-Day until 5:55 p.m. EST, one minute...
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July 20, 2014  |  Discuss

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