2:04 PM EDT, Sun May 26, 2019
Thunderous Intentions 3 hours ago

OKC Thunder Prospect Series: Is Ja Morant the next Russell Westbrook?

Ja Morant climbed the draft boards with his speed and athleticism and a similar no fear quality that OKC Thunder Russell Westbrook exudes. So it shouldn’t surprise Morant cites Westbrook as a player he’s shaped his game after. Although there is uncertainty outside the top draft pick the predominant thought is Ja Morant will be […] OKC Thunder Prospect Series: Is Ja Morant the next Russell Westbrook? - Thunderous Intentions - Thunderous Intentions - An Oklahoma City Thunder Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Thunderous Intentions 5 hours ago

Prospect preview: How Zion Williamson entry to NBA affects OKC Thunder

Although the OKC Thunder won’t get a sniff at the unanimous top draft pick the fact Zion Williamson will be a Pelican will undoubtedly affect the West more so. Thinking back in time to when the OKC Thunder (at the time the Seattle SuperSonics) drafted Kevin Durant is about as close to how I imagine […] Prospect preview: How Zion Williamson entry to NBA affects OKC Thunder - Thunderous Intentions - Thunderous Intentions - An Oklahoma City Thunder Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Thunderous Intentions 6 hours ago

OKC Thunder In the news: Westbrook beats Tiger, NBA finals set, draft prospect Carsen Edwards

OKC Thunder In the news features history in the making as Westbrook beats Tiger, former Thunder players part of exclusive NBA benchmark and more draft prospect analysis. In the news for Sunday, May 26th features OKC Thunder superstar Russell Westbrook beating Tiger Woods at the poker table. In addition, two former Thunder players are part […] OKC Thunder In the news: Westbrook beats Tiger, NBA finals set, draft prospect Carsen Edwards - Thunderous Intentions - Thunderous Intentions - An Oklahoma City Thunder Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Thunderous Intentions 7 hours ago

A few tweaks for OKC Thunder star Russell Westbrook to work on this offseason

Russell Westbrook finds himself in a quandary following the OKC Thunder’s third straight season that concluded in disappointment. Where does he go from here? Following another record-breaking regular season, OKC Thunder star Russell Westbrook averaged a triple-double for an astounding third season in the row. Brodie not only stepped up defensively, but he also did so […] A few tweaks for OKC Thunder star Russell Westbrook to work on this offseason - Thunderous Intentions - Thunderous Intentions - An Oklahoma City Thunder Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Thunderous Intentions May 25, 2019

Could Carsen Edwards be the right pick for the OKC Thunder?

The OKC Thunder has little money to spend this offseason, only one pick in the NBA Draft, and limited trade assets. Carsen Edwards could make the most out of their pick. The OKC Thunder desperately need a spark, and more importantly something to give them flexibility. As we sit a few weeks out from the […] Could Carsen Edwards be the right pick for the OKC Thunder? - Thunderous Intentions - Thunderous Intentions - An Oklahoma City Thunder Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Thunderous Intentions May 25, 2019

OKC Thunder front office and coaching group could look very different in 2019-2020

Several OKC Thunder front office employees are garnering extra attention which could result in big changes to the coaching staff and brain trust next season. Every team except the three still playing have begun their offseason in earnest preparing for the 2019-2020 season. For OKC Thunder General Manager Sam Presti this offseason presents arguably his […] OKC Thunder front office and coaching group could look very different in 2019-2020 - Thunderous Intentions - Thunderous Intentions - An Oklahoma City Thunder Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Thunderous Intentions May 25, 2019

OKC Thunder In the News: Alex Abrines earns Emmy Nod, PG touches on Supermax, Free Agency Shakeup

Former OKC Thunder guard Alex Abrines received a Heartland Emmy nomination. PG discussed the supermax enticing players, and the NBA has tweaked free agency. Alex Abrines was released by the OKC Thunder on February 9, 2019, due to undisclosed circumstances. As of today, Abrines’ dismissal remains a mystery to the public, but the Spaniard guard […] OKC Thunder In the News: Alex Abrines earns Emmy Nod, PG touches on Supermax, Free Agency Shakeup - Thunderous Intentions - Thunderous Intentions - An Oklahoma City Thunder Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Thunderous Intentions May 25, 2019

NBA and NBAPA agree to move up free agency moratorium start time

The league and players association announced an agreement to move up the start time of NBA Free Agency Moratorium to 6:00 p.m. EST on June 30. An announcement by the NBA and NBPA delighted the writing team at Thunderous Intentions who are already preparing for the OKC Thunder free agency period. The news perhaps makes […] NBA and NBAPA agree to move up free agency moratorium start time - Thunderous Intentions - Thunderous Intentions - An Oklahoma City Thunder Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Thunderous Intentions May 24, 2019

Weighing in on Skip Bayless’ assertion Russell Westbrook is more valuable than Lillard

Fox Sports personality Skip Bayless recently stated OKC Thunder star Russell Westbrook is more valuable than Damian Lillard. T.I. dives into the debate. Skip Bayless, the Oklahoma native, is one of the most polarizing figureheads in the sports media landscape. Bayless is rivaled only be Colin Cowherd for that title, especially around these parts. OKC […] Weighing in on Skip Bayless’ assertion Russell Westbrook is more valuable than Lillard - Thunderous Intentions - Thunderous Intentions - An Oklahoma City Thunder Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Thunderous Intentions May 24, 2019

Player review: Hamidou Diallo is ready for the spotlight, but is his game?

OKC Thunder rookie Hamidou Diallo fits the Sam Presti mode to a tee, but shooting deficiencies will need to be addressed if he wants a larger role in the rotation. The OKC Thunder are among the highest priced teams in the Association and with two superstars that equates to a top heavy structure. This means […] Player review: Hamidou Diallo is ready for the spotlight, but is his game? - Thunderous Intentions - Thunderous Intentions - An Oklahoma City Thunder Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Thunderous Intentions May 24, 2019

OKC Thunder in the news: George, Westbrook All-NBA, Mooney tryout, bolstering Burton

OKC Thunder in the news features All-NBA teams, draft prospect Matt Mooney’s scheduled workout and details why the franchise needs to invest time into Deonte Burton’s development but more importantly minutes on the hardwood. As the NBA released their final All-NBA Team honors the OKC Thunder was one of two squads who landed two members […] OKC Thunder in the news: George, Westbrook All-NBA, Mooney tryout, bolstering Burton - Thunderous Intentions - Thunderous Intentions - An Oklahoma City Thunder Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Thunderous Intentions May 23, 2019

All-NBA teams announced with Paul George and Russell Westbrook earning honors

OKC Thunder superstars Paul George and Russell Westbrook earn spots on  All-NBA teams and are one of only two teams with two players among the 15 to receive the honor. The NBA announced all their team honors this week with the All-Rookie and All-Defensive teams out the last group and most prestigious group was released […] All-NBA teams announced with Paul George and Russell Westbrook earning honors - Thunderous Intentions - Thunderous Intentions - An Oklahoma City Thunder Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Thunderous Intentions May 23, 2019

Deonte Burton player review: Revised role should clear path to increased minutes in 2019-20

Deonte Burton’s split his initial season with the OKC Thunder varsity team and  G-League OKC Blue but a commitment to growth this summer could force an increase in his usage next season. Oh, what could have been. A personal favorite of mine, Deonte Burton never got to shine with the OKC Thunder varsity squad, at […] Deonte Burton player review: Revised role should clear path to increased minutes in 2019-20 - Thunderous Intentions - Thunderous Intentions - An Oklahoma City Thunder Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Thunderous Intentions May 23, 2019

Neil Olshey cites defeat of OKC Thunder as validation and vindication

While the OKC Thunder began their offseason weeks ago moving forward with the goal to improve next season, the team who ousted them still have OKC on their mind. To say the OKC Thunder fell short of expectations this season would be an understatement. Like all top squads, the goal entering the 2018-19 campaign was […] Neil Olshey cites defeat of OKC Thunder as validation and vindication - Thunderous Intentions - Thunderous Intentions - An Oklahoma City Thunder Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Thunderous Intentions May 23, 2019

OKC Thunder forward Paul George earns All-Defensive First-Team nod – Did he deserve the honor?

OKC Thunder forward, Paul George, can add an NBA All-Defense first-team selection to his already impressive resume. Did PG deserve the honor? Paul George put together a marvelous 2018-19 campaign for the OKC Thunder. He was named an All-Star starter; for the third time in his career, he recently earned a finalist spot for both […] OKC Thunder forward Paul George earns All-Defensive First-Team nod – Did he deserve the honor? - Thunderous Intentions - Thunderous Intentions - An Oklahoma City Thunder Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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