10:54 PM EDT, Sat October 25, 2014
San Francisco Chronicle 18 hours ago

NBA preview: Northwest Division

LAST SEASON: 59-23, lost to San Antonio Spurs 4-2 in Western Conference finals. G/F Thabo Sefolosha (trade, Hawks), F Caron Butler (free agent, Pistons), C Hasheem Thabeet (free agent, 76ers), G Derek Fisher (retired). Morrow could provide the solid three-point shooter that helps the Thunder get back to the Finals for the first time since 2012, but only if Durant (foot surgery) can return by December, as hoped. G Steve Blake (free agent, Warriors), C Chris Kaman (free agent, Lakers). With the return of all five starters and boosted by last season’s appearance in the conference...

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Oklahoman 2 hours ago
What you need to know about new Oklahoma City Thunder TV analyst Michael Cage

What you need to know about new Oklahoma City Thunder TV analyst Michael Cage

By Mel BrachtSince he’ll be in your home for nearly 100 evenings this season, here’s 12 things you need to know about new Thunder TV analyst Michael Cage: CHARLES OAKLEY IS MAD AT HIM Cage led the NBA in rebounding in 1988, needing 28 rebounds in his final game to edge Charles Oakley of the Chicago Bulls for the title.Read more on NewsOK.com
Oklahoman 4 hours ago
Meet the 'Prime-Timers': How Dorsa Ahlefield and Janie Hutchens went all in on the Thunder

Meet the 'Prime-Timers': How Dorsa Ahlefield and Janie Hutchens went all in on the Thunder

By JENNI CARLSONDorsa Ahlefeld and Janie Hutchens have been friends through high school and college and marriages and kids and divorces and even grandkids. But a few years back, their friendship entered new territory — the Thunder zone. The past few years have been marked by watch parties and playoff superstitions and foam hats and extensive text conversations about the latest news.Read more on NewsOK.com
Oklahoman 4 hours ago

Oklahoma City Thunder: Andre Roberson, Perry Jones add to injury woes

By Darnell MayberryInjuries continue to pile up for the Thunder. Two more players, Andre Roberson and Perry Jones, sat out Saturday’s practice session with what is believed to be minor aches.Read more on NewsOK.com
Oklahoman Oct 24, 2014
Oklahoma City Thunder notebook: Camp invitee Lance Thomas makes roster

Oklahoma City Thunder notebook: Camp invitee Lance Thomas makes roster

By Anthony SlaterThe rash of Thunder injuries has created an opportunity for Lance Thomas. Because of a severe lack of depth entering the season — Kevin Durant, Mitch McGary, Grant Jerrett and Anthony Morrow are all expected to miss time — OKC is keeping around one of its training-camp invitees. Talib Zanna, Michael Jenkins and Richard Solomon were all cut on Friday afternoon.Read more on NewsOK.com
Oklahoman Oct 24, 2014
Oklahoma City Thunder: Anthony Morrow to miss start of season with sprained MCL

Oklahoma City Thunder: Anthony Morrow to miss start of season with sprained MCL

By Darnell Mayberry, Staff writerThunder guard Anthony Morrow sprained the MCL in his left knee at Thursday’s practice and will now miss the start of the regular season. Typical recovery time for the injury is four to six weeks, but Morrow will be re-evaluated by the team in one week. Morrow is the latest in a long line of Thunder players to fall victim to injury this preseason. Kevin Durant will miss at least the first six weeks of the season after undergoing surgery to repair a cracked bone in his right foot, and rookie forward Mitch McGary will miss the first four to six weeks with a...
Oklahoman Oct 24, 2014

ESPN ranks Kevin Durant as the NBA's eighth best player

Darnell MayberryKevin Durant has been ranked the eighth best player by ESPN and ESPN.com’s panel of writers and analysts in its fourth annual “NBA Rank.” ESPN asked its forecast panel, a group of 224 employees who regularly contribute to NBA coverage in a variety of roles, to rank every NBA player on a 0-to-10 scale in terms of “the overall level of play for each player for the upcoming season.” That’s an important distinction.Read more on NewsOK.com
Oklahoman Oct 24, 2014
In this way, Derek Fisher is clearly more Laker than Thunder

In this way, Derek Fisher is clearly more Laker than Thunder

The guarded, measured Derek Fisher who spent parts of three seasons with the guarded, measured Oklahoma City Thunder appears to have reverted to his Los Angeles Lakers roots. MSG Network announced Thursday a new half-hour original series “Nothing But Knicks,” featuring Fisher, the new New York Knicks coach, assistant coaches, and players "as they take fans on a behind-the-scenes look at the Knicks with special access to practice, film sessions, and exclusive interviews.Read more on NewsOK.com
Oklahoman Oct 23, 2014

Oklahoma City Thunder notebook: Reggie Jackson, Jeremy Lamb and Kendrick Perkins all expected to be ready for the opener

By Anthony SlaterKendrick Perkins missed the entire preseason with a groin injury. Reggie Jackson missed five games with a wrist contusion. Read more on NewsOK.com
Oklahoman Oct 23, 2014

Thunder forward Nick Collison attends World Series: "I've been a die-hard Royals fan...for three or four weeks"

Anthony SlaterNick Collison is like a lot of Midwesterners these days — swept up in Royal madness. So with the Thunder on an off-day this past Wednesday, the Iowa native and former KU Jayhawk hopped on a quick flight up to Kansas City.Read more on NewsOK.com
Oklahoman Oct 23, 2014

Thunder Buddies Podcast: Previewing the upcoming NBA season

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studio’s highly-acclaimed comedy ‘Ted’, but inspired by our continued hope for wall-to-wall coverage of OKC’s only professional team. Below is our list of episodes (click the link to listen).Read more on NewsOK.com
Oklahoman Oct 23, 2014

Power Lunch: Chat with Jenni Carlson

staff reportsLive Blog Power Lunch: Chat with Jenni Carlson   //Read more on NewsOK.com
Oklahoman Oct 22, 2014

Oklahoma City Thunder: Analyst Mark Jackson says Thunder 'will find ways to win ballgames' without Kevin Durant

By Darnell MayberryThe wide-ranging opinions on how the Oklahoma City Thunder will fare without Kevin Durant to start the 2014-15 NBA season was reflected by two-thirds of ESPN and ABC’s lead announcing crew Wednesday. Mark Jackson, the longtime point guard and former Golden State Warriors coach, said he expects the Thunder to remain competitive while Durant recovers from foot surgery.Read more on NewsOK.com
Oklahoman Oct 22, 2014

Thunder notebook: Despite injuries, Thunder still likely to keep only 14 on roster

By Anthony SlaterAs Thunder training camp started up, it was a bit of a surprise when OKC added four nonguaranteed invitees to its roster. Seemed like a bit much.Read more on NewsOK.com
Oklahoman Oct 22, 2014
OKC Thunder: Start the NBA regular season earlier

OKC Thunder: Start the NBA regular season earlier

Berry Tramel[img url=http://blog.newsok.com/dittocontent/uploads/sites/3/2014/10/Thunder.jpg]3462206[/img] Last week, I blogged about how the NBA exhibition season was too long.Read more on NewsOK.com

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  • Steven Adams

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