Thunder Surmount Slow Start To Win 10th Straight Over Pelicans

The Pelicans tried as hard as they could to hang. They even had the score tied 17-all with 4:17 to play in the first. Unfortunately for them, that’s when the bottom fell out. Nick Collison lays it up as Reggie Jackson looks on. Jackson finished the game with 11 points. A 22-8 run pushed the Thunder lead to 14 (39-25), and they never looked back. The Pelicans never did shave the...
Via KC Sports Ninja
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Austin Rivers, Nick Collison Ejected From Game for Small Scrum

On Monday night, Nick Collison set a strong screen on Austin Rivers, and Rivers wasn’t happy. As a result, on the other end of the floor, the former Duke one-and-done attempted to tackle Collison, though he failed to do so. Collison didn’t really do anything wrong, as Rivers instigated the scrum, but generally in these situations both players are ejected. Maybe Rivers was just...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Nick Collison and Austin Rivers Ejected For Not Wanting To Fight Each Other

Nick Collison and Austin Rivers really wanted to maybe pretend like they might try to fight each other on Monday night. Both were ejected.
Via Gamedayr
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Nick Collison And Austin Rivers Ejected For Mini-Scuffle (Video)

Both Austin Rivers and Nick Collison were ejected after getting into a mini-scuffle during the second quarter of Monday’s game in New Orleans. The post Nick Collison And Austin Rivers Ejected For Mini-Scuffle (Video) appeared first on Beyond The Buzzer.
Via Beyond The Buzzer
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Jayhawks in the NBA: Final week of the season

Now that college basketball is over, it’s time to focus in on the NBA to get our basketball fix. We’re a week away from the regular season ending and that means that for some teams, they’re resting starters and/or playing reserves more.  And because of this, quite a few Jayhawks are getting increased playing time. I figured I’d let KU fans know about some upcoming games...
Via Rock Chalk Blog
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Thunder Fan Shows Up To Game Dressed As A Bloody Nick Collison (Photo)

A Thunder fan arrived to the game in Phoenix Sunday night dressed as a bloody Nick Collison. Collison took an elbow against the Spurs on Thursday, was bleeding profusely from his head and received 4 staples. Nick Collison making a special appearance before the game @royceyoung — Aman Haile (@RealAmanHaile) April 6, 2014   LMMFAOOOOO!!! This dude yelled...
Via Beyond The Buzzer
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Nick Collison bloodied by Jeff Ayers elbow; needed four staples (GIF)

The San Antonio Spurs defeated the Oklahoma City Thunder on Thursday night in what felt like a playoff preview. It was a hard-fought battle that featured plenty of physical play. If you’d rather not take our word for it, just ask Nick Collison’s head. Collison got a nasty cut on the top of his head […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Nick Collison’s Head Got Split Open Last Night, And It Was A Bloody Mess

Nick Collison got pretty banged up during last night’s Thunder-Spurs game in Oklahoma City. During the third quarter, a pretty large gash was opened up on Collison’s head and blood started to leak all over his face, creating an ugly scene as he walked off the court for treatment. via @JDonSports That treatment, according to Thunder beat writer Anthony Slater, included four staples...
Via Next Impulse Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma City Thunder finally plays — and wins — a big game

The Thunder rallied from a rocky start, beat San Antonio 106-94, ended the Spurs’ 19-game winning streak and reminded us how great would be a Western Conference Finals series between these river canal rivals. “Did feel like a big game,” said the Thunder’s Nick Collison. “There was energy in the building. I think we were really geared up for it. All the games are important...
Via Pro Sports Daily
13 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Nick Collison gets bloodied during Spurs-Thunder

Oklahoma City Thunder forward Nick Collison got busted open and bloddy in a hotly contested game against the San Antonio Spurs.
Via Gamedayr
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Nick Collison sends funny tweet about Kevin Durant's big game

Nick Collison and Kevin Durant combined for 57 points with KD having 54 of them Kevin Durant has been scorching hot scoring the ball of late. Durant nearly single-handedly defeated the Houston Rockets and Golden State Warriors this past week, dropping 36 and 54 points. Playing without Russell Westbrook, KD put the Thunder on his back during back-to-back contests against two of the...
Via Pass The Pill
January 18, 2014  |  Discuss

NBA Top Dunks of the Night (1/16/2014)

Let’s take a look at the NBA’s top dunks of the night for the games played on Thursday, Jan. 16. James Harden sails coast-to-coast for the monster one-handed jam on Oklahoma City’s Serge Ibaka. Harden sent a message to the OKC franchise: “Remember me.” Kevin Durant gets fed inside by teammate Nick Collison for the one-hand flush. KD deserves to pump his chest a few...
Via Basketball Bicker
January 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Kevin Durant claims he was hacked after posting hookah selfie

In a bizarre sequence of events, a selfie was posted via Kevin Durant’s Twitter account on Thursday night that depicted the Oklahoma City Thunder star blowing a huge cloud of smoke out of his mouth, presumably courtesy of the hookah that can be seen in the background. Of course, smoking a hookah isn’t illegal — […]The post Selfie of hookah session leads Kevin Durant to claim...
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January 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Kevin Durant Tweets Photo Of Himself Smoking Hookah, Claims He Was Hacked

Kevin Durant tweeted a photo of himself blowing hookah smoke Thursday night after the Thunder’s win over the Nuggets, deleted it and says he was hacked. Teammate Nick Collison came to his defense as well, saying the Thunder forward was going through airport security at the time of the tweet. Obviously it's me smoking hookah, but I didn't post it RT @SamsonBaya: "Sorry...
Via Beyond The Buzzer
January 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Kevin Durant Tweets Photo Of Him Smoking, Claims To Have Been Hacked

Strange, but Kevin Durant Twitter displayed, for a short time on Friday morning a photo of him smoking. As quickly as the photo went up, the photo was deleted off his account.Apparently, Durant was smoking Hookah, which is legal to smoke, but one has to wonder if there was a little something extra in the hookah when he smoked it.Anyway, once the photo appeared on Durant's Twitter...
Via The Juicy Online
January 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Collisons Of Anarchy

PGs depth suddenly overfloweth from the wire, with a lot of guys on their choppers… chopping(?) their way onto fantasy squads.  Listen, I would make some sort of better parallel with that show, but I haven’t gotten to it yet.  Takes a lot of effort to plow through a show!  I friggin’ had to stop the new Arrested Development in season 4.  Yikes.  And speaking of arrested...
Via Razzball Basketball
January 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Thunder forward Nick Collison out tonight versus Washington

The Oklahoma City Thunder will be without forward Nick Collison tonight versus the Washington Wizards because of a bruised left hip. As reported by the Associated Press through Yahoo! Sports, Thunder coach Scott Brooks says that Collison is day-to-day.  The Thunder’s next game is against the Los Angeles Clippers on Wednesday night. With Collison out, expect Perry Jones to get...
Via NBA Injury News
November 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Ronny Turiaf has fractured elbow

Minnesota Timberwolves center Ronny Turiaf is out indefinitely with a fractured right elbow. Turiaf was injured Friday night in Minnesota's victory over Oklahoma City when he took a nasty spill after getting tangled up with Nick Collison. The Wolves initially called it a contusion. But an MRI on Saturday revealed the fracture. Turiaf will not need surgery. But the team says...
Via AP on Fox
November 02, 2013  |  Discuss

This year’s Oklahoma City Thunder Edmund Hyundai commercial is great

Almost every NBA team has local sponsors making them do some rather creative commercials and one company that has been at the forefront of classic commercials has been Edmond Hyundai in Oklahoma City. This year, they enlisted the help of Kendrick Perkins, Russell Westbrook, Reggie Jackson, Nick Collison, Serge Ibaka and to help them try to sell some automobiles. Clearly, Kendrick...
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November 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Thunder players get together for costumed party

Nothing like a costume party to get the guys together. The Oklahoma City open the season Wednesday at Utah, but over the weekend, they celebrated forward Nick Collison's birthday with a Halloween-themed get-together. Courtesy Nick Collison's Instagram, you can see some of the outfits some of the Thunder players wore. Collison's Walter White from the AMC series "...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
October 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Which Team Had Better Halloween Costumes: Spurs, Thunder Or 76ers?

The Oklahoma City Thunder and San Antonio Spurs has the top two records in the Western Conference last season and the Philadelphia 76ers were terrible. However right now it’s not about what you did on the court, it’s about which team had the best Halloween costumes. The Oklahoma City Thunder Serge Ibaka and his girlfriend Keri Hilson as Prince Akeem and Lisa from “Coming to...
Via Next Impulse Sports
October 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Oklahoma City Thunder players going all out for Halloween

The Oklahoma City Thunder cut loose with a great Halloween party prior to the tipoff of the 2013-14 NBA season. As you can see, these guys went all out with their costumes.
Via Gamedayr
October 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Nick Collison dresses up like Walter White from Breaking Bad

The early winner for NBA player with the best Halloween costume has to go to Oklahoma City Thunder forward Nick Collison who decided to dress up like Walter White’s alter-ego Heisenberg from the AMC television series, “Breaking Bad”. Check out the full costume courtesy of Nick’s Instagram account and him posing for a selfie with teammate Russell Westbrook: *** Nick Collison...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
October 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Oklahoma City Thunder Dress Up For Halloween Party

The Oklahoma City Thunder celebrated Halloween Saturday night as they all dressed up for a night out. Nick Collison went bald for Breaking Bad’s Walter White, Kevin Durant went scary with Friday The 13th’s Jason, Russell Westbrook paired up with his girlfriend to become a plug and socket, Serge Ibaka was Akeem from Coming To America and Kendrick Perkins was the Big Bad Wolf...
Via Beyond The Buzzer
October 27, 2013  |  Discuss

With stars out, Thunder lose to Suns in preseason

PHOENIX (AP) -- Gerald Green and Eric Bledsoe both had 15 points and P.J. Tucker added 13 to lead the Phoenix Suns past the depleted Oklahoma City Thunder 88-76 in preseason play Tuesday night. Oklahoma City was without Kevin Durant, Michael Westbrook, Nick Collison and Derek Fisher. Westbrook has a knee injury. Durant, Collison and Fisher were given the night off. Phoenix'...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
October 23, 2013  |  Discuss

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