The Oklahoma City Thunder and Brooklyn Nets recently discussed a deal centered upon Brook Lopez.
Lopez was strongly considered by the Thunder in the 2008 NBA Draft when they instead selected Russell Westbrook.
Under the discussed deal, the Thunder would have sent Kendrick Perkins, Perry Jones III and Lance Thomas to the Nets for Lopez.
More bad luck for the Oklahoma City Thunder as Perry Jones III left Tuesday night’s game vs. the Toronto Raptors with a right knee contusion. The Thunder are already without all stars Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook, as well as role players Jeremy Lamb and Anthony Morrow.
Jones was one of the rare bright spots for OKC as they try to stay afloat early in the season without...
Russell Westbrook broke his hand last night in the Oklahoma City Thunder vs Los Angeles Clippers game. OKC entered the night with Kevin Durant, Reggie Jackson, Jeremy Lamb and Anthony Morrow in street clothes. Westbrook played just 9 minutes, scored 2 points, before walking himself straight to the locker room, but not before stopping to chat with a fan:The Thunder are off...
OKLAHOMA CITY — The Oklahoma City Thunder say forward Perry Jones has had arthroscopic surgery on his right knee.
Perry Jones III might have sealed his ticket for next years slam dunk contest.
The Oklahoma Thunder forward followed in the steps of LeBron James and Anthony Davis by putting on a dunking display during a workout and posted it to his Instagram page. Jones III gets up so high that it seems like the rim is lower than 10-feet.
It may not be very long until Oklahoma City Thunder forward Perry Jones III finds himself in the NBA’s Slam Dunk Contest. Jones posted a video of him doing a plethora of dunks on his Instagram account during a workout this morning and it was very impressive. Maybe next year Perry. Check it out:
Scott Brooks used a small lineup after the Oklahoma City Thunder fell behind 22-4 in the first six minutes of Wednesday's over the Miami Heat.
Brooks used Perry Jones III instead of Kendrick Perkins to match up better with the athleticism of the Heat.
“I thought to win this game that we had to make a decision to go with a smaller lineup,” Brooks explained. “It’s just this...
For those of you who continue to believe that NBA players don’t read their Instagram/Twitter accounts, you might be shocked to learn that some actually do.
Check out the below photo of an Instagram comment that Oklahoma City Thunder Perry Jones III said to a fan who decided to diss him:
Perry Jones III is responding to some haters on Instagram: pic.twitter.com/UZmYUCiUIC
Oklahoma City Thunder:
Tyson Chandler and a 2nd round pick to OKC for Perry Jones III, Ryan Gomes, Kendrick Perkins and a 2014 first round pick.
Great pick up for OKC who could instantly insert Tyson into their lineup as the defensive anchor they need. Tyson still could be that player if put in the right situation. Obviously NY is not in the situation to utilize the talent of Tyson...