Since his rookie season when Lu Dort was known for just being a defensive player, he's consistently improved his offensive game. Now that he's becoming a more well-rounded player and effective on both ends of the floor, his 3-point shooting is one of the things he's improved on most.
Aleksej Pokusevski is unanimously and unabashedly the most polarizing player in the NBA. That was on full display on Thursday night, as the second-year forward poured on 22 points, eight rebounds and three assists in 38 minutes off the bench in the Thunder’s preseason finale.
The Oklahoma City Thunder were taken down to the wire and ultimately fell short in their final preseason game. Playing the Denver Nuggets on back-to-back nights, the Nuggets exacted revenge over the Thunder in Tulsa, outlasting OKC 113-107.
Oklahoma City loses final preseason game in a shootout with Denver For the second night in a row, the Oklahoma City Thunder faced the Denver Nuggets. But the result was different Thursday as the Thunder lost to the Nuggets 113-107 in an overtime thriller.
The kids were given a chance to shine in the final preseason game for the Oklahoma City Thunder. Playing for the second time in two nights, this time in Tulsa, both the Thunder and the Denver Nuggets sat plenty of key contributors and Denver won the bench battle 113-107 after overtime from the BOK Center.
Thunder legend and current Los Angeles Laker, Russell Westbrook, has produced his second documentary. Titled “Passion Plays: Russell Westbrook”, this documentary will center around his personal life and his journey through the NBA to this point. “Passion Plays: Russell Westbrook” will be aired on Showtime at 6 p.m. this Friday, Oct.
There are no expectations for the Oklahoma City Thunder entering the 2021-22 season, and that’s just how they like it. The Thunder are in the midst of one of the most extensive rebuilds in NBA history, possessing multiple future first-round picks each year through 2027.