By Larry BrownTexas is dissatisfied with the status of its men’s basketball program and sent a message to head coach Rick Barnes.According to My San Antonio’s Mike Finger, athletic director Steve Patterson had two meetings with Barnes and told the coach to make changes to his staffotherwise he would be fired.The Longhorns were a bubble team that made the tournament but lost...
By Jason ClinkscalesRegardless of how much we have learned about athletes over the years, there is still a school of thought that these are performers and performers only. They exist to entertain; not to think, feel or express anything more than the standard post-game interview quotes. Yet, outside of the realm of sport, these are still people who are multidimensional and have unique...
OKLAHOMA CITY -- Training camp opens Tuesday for the Thunder.
Thursday, general manager Sam Presti met with the media.
Here are a few things we learned from Presti about the Thunder heading into the season:
1. Sam Presti has real feelings
While there wasn't a lot of newsworthy information given by Presti in his 30 or so minutes Thursday afternoon, but he did announce former Thunder...
Royal Ivey will accept an offer to play with a Chinese team.
Ivey received the offer during his first 10-day contract with the Oklahoma City Thunder, which expired on Sunday.
Ivey appeared in two games in his stint with the Thunder, who went 7-0 in that span.
The Oklahoma City Thunder will sign Royal Ivey to a 10-day contract.
Ivey's agreement is pending a physical.
Ivey was waived by the Atlanta Haws before the start of the season.
Ivey was with the Thunder from 2010 until 2012.
I’ve spent the entire first month and a half of the season gauging potential reactions to this horrible start by the New York Knicks. I thought about writing another super vindictive piece about Carmelo Anthony in the vein of “Nobody’s Favorite Knick,” but I don’t really have anything new to say, except that I’m ready to start an official countdown towards the return...