3:13 PM EDT, Sat September 22, 2018
Thunderous Intentions 6 hours ago

OKC Thunder: Time for Westbrook to prove his leadership

In his 11th year in the league, only one narrative matters to Russell Westbrook – can he get the OKC Thunder to the promised land? There’s a time to talk about potential, betrayal or simply suffocating brilliance. This season is not that time. No one doubts Russell Westbrook and the OKC Thunder can be good. […] OKC Thunder: Time for Westbrook to prove his leadership - Thunderous Intentions - Thunderous Intentions - An Oklahoma City Thunder Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Thunderous Intentions 7 hours ago

OKC Thunder Preseason previsions: Why Steven Adams will win Defensive Player of Year

OKC Thunder center Steven Adams defense gets overlooked. Can Adams change that narrative this season, by forcing his name into the DPoY conversation? The impact Steven Adams has on the OKC Thunder is immeasurable, Adams possesses the talent and potential to one day be an All-Star. If Adams played in the East, he would likely make […] OKC Thunder Preseason previsions: Why Steven Adams will win Defensive Player of Year - Thunderous Intentions - Thunderous Intentions - An Oklahoma City Thunder Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Thunderous Intentions 8 hours ago

OKC Thunder In the news: Space Jam 2.0, Presti speaks and ‘Roar from the silence’

OKC Thunder in the news serves up a recap of Sam Presti media day, a foray into Space Jam 2.0 and a must read feature from TI writer Stephen Dolan. Two more sleeps until the OKC Thunder players arrive for Media Day and three until training camp begins. Hard to believe the offseason which at […] OKC Thunder In the news: Space Jam 2.0, Presti speaks and ‘Roar from the silence’ - Thunderous Intentions - Thunderous Intentions - An Oklahoma City Thunder Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Thunderous Intentions 8 hours ago

Defining what each OKC Thunder rookie needs to work on in 2018-19

Where the OKC Thunder’s three rookies are likely to end up this year and what they need to improve upon to succeed. Not every rookie is Donovan Mitchell or Jayson Tatum. It sounds obvious, but it’s worth remembering that the majority of rookies this year won’t finish with particularly fantastic numbers. Some will be valuable […] Defining what each OKC Thunder rookie needs to work on in 2018-19 - Thunderous Intentions - Thunderous Intentions - An Oklahoma City Thunder Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Thunderous Intentions 8 hours ago

OKC Thunder: Goals for Donte Grantham and Richard Solomon to impress in camp

Examining what OKC Thunder training camp invites Donte Grantham and Richard Solomon must do to impress Billy Donovan and brain trust in camp Although it’s not unheard of training camp invites sometimes do enough at training camp to earn a roster spot. This option is more likely on squads who aren’t over flowing with depth. For […] OKC Thunder: Goals for Donte Grantham and Richard Solomon to impress in camp - Thunderous Intentions - Thunderous Intentions - An Oklahoma City Thunder Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Welcome to Loud City Sep 21, 2018
Sam Presti speaks

Sam Presti speaks

Presti broke down his thoughts on the Thunder in his press conference. Thunder GM Sam Presti offered his remarks yesterday during his 2018-19 preseason conference. You can watch it here: Here are a few areas Presti touches on, as called out by Royce Young: Sam Presti says the team has never pushed a player to hit a specific date in recovering from injury, and won’t start now by rushing Russell Westbrook to be ready for game one.— Royce Young (@royceyoung) September 20, 2018 Sam Presti said he can’t speak too much to Dennis Schröder’s legal situation but said, “I...
Thunderous Intentions Sep 21, 2018

OKC Thunder: Roar from the Silence

It’s been a few years of drama, but now the OKC Thunder can finally get back to what they do best: shocking the world. Close your eyes for me, and picture – no wait, open your eyes and keep reading. I didn’t think that through. But do picture. Picture in your mind not your perception […] OKC Thunder: Roar from the Silence - Thunderous Intentions - Thunderous Intentions - An Oklahoma City Thunder Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Thunderous Intentions Sep 21, 2018

OKC Thunder player preview: Jerami Grant poised for another leap

The OKC Thunder signed Jerami Grant to a three-year deal this offseason. His growth will be crucial to the team’s success. The OKC Thunder have a decision to make as training camp opens up next week. After shipping off Carmelo Anthony to Atlanta–who bought him out allowing him to sign in Houston–OKC now needs a […] OKC Thunder player preview: Jerami Grant poised for another leap - Thunderous Intentions - Thunderous Intentions - An Oklahoma City Thunder Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Thunderous Intentions Sep 21, 2018

OKC Thunder Preseason Previsions: Why Sam Presti can win Executive of Year Award

The race for 2019 Executive of the Year will be tight, but, OKC Thunder GM Sam Presti built a strong case. The question is will it be enough to bring home the hardware? Sam Presti has been an NBA general manager for 11 years, spending his first year on the job with the Seattle SuperSonics, […] OKC Thunder Preseason Previsions: Why Sam Presti can win Executive of Year Award - Thunderous Intentions - Thunderous Intentions - An Oklahoma City Thunder Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Welcome to Loud City Sep 20, 2018
Twins, twins everywhere

Twins, twins everywhere

They’re all multiplying! Something must be in the water in OKC. This week, Russell Westbrook and his wife Nina, already the proud parents of 16 month old Noah, announced they will be giving birth to twin girls. Nina, founder of The Little Ark, and Russell, basketball player guy, joked about what it will mean to have two girls to keep little Noah in line: “There will be two of them. We’re having twins, so if Noah gets out of hand, they’ll be able to both jump on him at the same time,” quipped The Little Ark boutique owner, who also noted that her son likes to “terrorize” the...
Thunderous Intentions Sep 20, 2018

OKC Thunder: Injury updates, offensive upgrade highlight 5 keys of Sam Presti presser

OKC Thunder General Manager Sam Presti held a presser ahead of Media Day with key topics featuring injury updates, an upgraded offense and who’ll start at power forward. The NBA Season is here, with some of the NBA kicking off their media days tomorrow, the OKC Thunder will wait and host their Media day on […] OKC Thunder: Injury updates, offensive upgrade highlight 5 keys of Sam Presti presser - Thunderous Intentions - Thunderous Intentions - An Oklahoma City Thunder Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Welcome to Loud City Sep 20, 2018
OKC’s starting lineup ranked fifth by CBS Sports

OKC’s starting lineup ranked fifth by CBS Sports

The Thunder came in third amongst Western Conference lineups. CBS Sports recently ranked their top NBA starting lineups, and the Oklahoma City Thunder landed at No. 5 on the list. The Golden State Warriors, Boston Celtics, Philadelphia 76ers, and Houston Rockets took the top four spots, respectively. CBS Sports lists Russell Westbrook, Paul George, Steven Adams, Andre Roberson, and Patrick Patterson as OKC’s projected starting lineup. Many will argue for Jerami Grant to start over Patterson, which is a totally plausible scenario, but either way, no Carmelo Anthony opens up Billy...
Thunderous Intentions Sep 20, 2018

OKC Thunder In the news: Burden on Paul George to start season, Andre Roberson injury update

OKC Thunder star Paul George will carry burden of season start with Russell Westbrook and Andre Roberson both potentially missing time due to injury. Paul George returns for his second season with the OKC Thunder carrying more of a burden to lead his squad. That’s because of uncertainty regarding when Russell Westbrook will return following […] OKC Thunder In the news: Burden on Paul George to start season, Andre Roberson injury update - Thunderous Intentions - Thunderous Intentions - An Oklahoma City Thunder Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Thunderous Intentions Sep 20, 2018

OKC Thunder fans might want to scratch Isiah Thomas off Christmas card list

NBA Hall of Famer Isiah Thomas doesn’t believe the OKC Thunder will make the playoffs despite re-signing Paul George and offseason depth improvements. Excitement is mounting as OKC Thunder players will arrive for Media Day on Monday, September 24 and begin training camp on Tuesday, September 25. Aside from Russell Westbrook and Andre Roberson the […] OKC Thunder fans might want to scratch Isiah Thomas off Christmas card list - Thunderous Intentions - Thunderous Intentions - An Oklahoma City Thunder Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Thunderous Intentions Sep 20, 2018

OKC Thunder favored to win competitive Northwest in updated Vegas odds

Vegas odds makers set revised odds this week for Conferences and Divisions with OddsShark favoring the OKC Thunder to win the Northwest. Back in mid August TI dove into the Vegas lines to discover where oddsmakers listed the OKC Thunder in terms of winning a title. Updated odds this week provided insight into the Thunder’s […] OKC Thunder favored to win competitive Northwest in updated Vegas odds - Thunderous Intentions - Thunderous Intentions - An Oklahoma City Thunder Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Thunder Player News

  • 1 Russell Westbrook

    Russell Westbrook

    OKC Thunder: Time for Westbrook to prove his leadership

  • 1 Steven Adams

    Steven Adams

    OKC Thunder Preseason previsions: Why Steven Adams will win Defensive Player of Year

  • Carmelo Anthony

    Carmelo Anthony

    Rockets GM Daryl Morey confident Mike D’Antoni will get the most out of Carmelo Anthony

  • Paul George

    Paul George

    Monta Ellis working out for Thunder

  • Andre Roberson

    Andre Roberson

    Andre Roberson will go through part of training camp, but likely won’t be ready for start of season

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