Thunder guard Victor Oladipo still battling wrist injury

Erik Horne Victor Oladipo said “it’s gonna be a minute” before his right wrist is back to 100 percent. Nearly two months after spraining the wrist in a scary fall against Boston on Dec.
Via Thunder Rumblings
11 days ago

Oladipo Still Struggling With His Injured Wrist

By Randy Renner, Senior Writer When Victor Oladipo walked over to chat with reporters after the Thunder’s Wednesday practice it was hard not to notice his right wrist. Well to be more accurate, it was actually impossible to see his right wrist because it was wrapped in an ice pack. Sometimes it bothers him quite a bit, sometimes it doesn’t. “Some days it just feels real stiff...
11 days ago

Kawhi Leonard crosses up Victor Oladipo, has sick finish (VIDEO)

Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard is the total package and can beat teams so many different ways. He’s a gritty defender, can drain a stepback jumper with ease and can also drive the lane. Victor Oladipo was tasked with defending him in Tuesday night’s game, which isn’t a very fun assignment. Leonard made him look silly on one particular play, with a nasty crossover to shake the...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Victor Oladipo destroys Dwight Howard with powerful dunk

Thunder guard Victor Oladipo showed no fear attacking the rim during Monday night’s game against the Hawks. It’s almost hard to remember when Dwight Howard was a rim protector that opposing players would avoid, as Oladipo certainly had no problem going right at him in the second quarter of the game. Oladipo receive a pass on the wing and attacked the lane. He was met by Howard...
Via The Sports Daily
December 06, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Victor Oladipo posterizes Dwight Howard on amazing dunk

Dwight Howard isn’t the low-post defender he was in his prime, but that doesn’t make what Victor Oladipo did to him Monday night any less embarrassing. During the second quarter as the Atlanta Hawks hosted the Oklahoma City Thunder, Oladipo posterized Howard with a vicious double-pump dunk we’ll not soon forget. Dwight Howard is going to get a lot of crap for this one....
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December 05, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Thunder sign Oladipo to four-year, $84 million extension

The Oklahoma City Thunder have reportedly locked guard Victor Oladipo up for the next four years on an $84 million extension, per Shams Charania of The Vertical. Oklahoma City guard Victor Oladipo has reached agreement on a four-year, $84M extension, league sources tell The Vertical. — Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) October 31, 2016 This is the first of what the team hopes...
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October 31, 2016  |  Discuss

Oladipo full of praise for Westbrook after ridiculous performance

The brand new Oklahoma City Thunder appear to be getting along well. Victor Oladipo had a great view of Russell Westbrook’s 51-point triple-double on Friday night in a win over the Phoenix Suns. Now that Westbrook is the undisputed leader of the team, players like Oladipo are playing off of him, and apparently having a grand time doing it. Victor Oladipo on Westbrook: pic.twitter...
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 29, 2016  |  Discuss

Victor Oladipo says Russell Westbrook sings him to sleep

Victor Oladipo and Russell Westbrook appear to have a beautiful budding bromance. According to Oladipo, his new Thunder backcourt mate has an interesting way of putting him to sleep. Oladipo on Russell Westbrook singing to him: "Some days at night I can't sleep, and I just call him, and he sings me to sleep." — Fred Katz (@FredKatz) September 24, 2016 I believe I speak for...
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 24, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Zach LaVine wins dunk contest, leaves Dr. J stunned

By Larry Brown Minnesota Timberwolves rookie Zach LaVine stole the show on Saturday night with a series of incredible dunks that helped him win the Slam Dunk contest with ease. LaVine's first dunk was perhaps his best, as it elicited stunning reactions from the judges and his colleagues. The best part was watching Dr. J have a look of disbelief on his face as his jaw dropped. ...
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Victor Oladipo sings Frank Sinatra before 540 dunk (Video)

Victor Oladipo made a statement at the NBA Slam Dunk contest Saturday with a unique and original entrance, followed by an awesome dunk. The Orlando Magic guard, who was a runner-up for NBA Rookie of the Year last season, came out of the tunnel with a coat and hat and sang some of Frank Sinatra’s...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 14, 2015  |  Discuss

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