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Thunderous Intentions 4 hours ago

OKC Thunder News: B/R high on Oklahoma City in latest grades piece

Through their first 13 games, the OKC Thunder find themselves with a record of 6-7 and have constantly been rotating in and out of the top-eight seed out in the Western Conference. While these may not be the most eye-catching facts on the surface, when considering how low people were on the team heading into […] OKC Thunder News: B/R high on Oklahoma City in latest grades piece - Thunderous Intentions - Thunderous Intentions - An Oklahoma City Thunder Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Thunderous Intentions 5 hours ago

The OKC Thunder need to make more of Kenrich Williams’ energy

The OKC Thunder are assessing most of their roster to see if they will fit their rebuilding model. Kenrich Williams has played every game this season and every time that he hits the floor he leaves everything out there. This is true if Williams gets on the floor for three minutes as he did against […] The OKC Thunder need to make more of Kenrich Williams’ energy - Thunderous Intentions - Thunderous Intentions - An Oklahoma City Thunder Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Thunderous Intentions 21 hours ago

OKC Thunder: 2 low-ball trades for Kevin Porter Jr.

The OKC Thunder have proven to be quite the interesting squad thus far into the 2020-21 campaign. Though many penciled them in to be one of the leading contenders to nab the top spot in the upcoming NBA Draft, through 12 games played the team finds itself with a record of 6-7 and are constantly […] OKC Thunder: 2 low-ball trades for Kevin Porter Jr. - Thunderous Intentions - Thunderous Intentions - An Oklahoma City Thunder Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Thunderous Intentions Jan 20, 2021

OKC Thunder make impression in week 4 of national sites’ power rankings

James Harden occupied the news cycle In week four as the former OKC Thunder guard got his way and landed in Brooklyn. The Rockets in turn got more for Harden than Sam Presti got for Paul George which realistically became the benchmark for all superstar’s trade value moving forward. While the Nets got off to […] OKC Thunder make impression in week 4 of national sites’ power rankings - Thunderous Intentions - Thunderous Intentions - An Oklahoma City Thunder Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Thunderous Intentions Jan 20, 2021

OKC Thunder: Turnovers dominate 3 takeaways in loss to the Nuggets

The OKC Thunder appeared poised for a big night after one quarter, but turnovers and spotty shooting inevitably doomed the young team. In the first quarter of a 119-101 loss to the Denver Nuggets, the OKC Thunder were impressive. Led by Luguentz Dort, who had nine in the opening frame, the Thunder scored a season-high […] OKC Thunder: Turnovers dominate 3 takeaways in loss to the Nuggets - Thunderous Intentions - Thunderous Intentions - An Oklahoma City Thunder Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Welcome to Loud City Jan 20, 2021
Early Returns: Luguentz Dort is starting to look like one of the premier 3&D wings in the NBA

Early Returns: Luguentz Dort is starting to look like one of the premier 3&D wings in the NBA

Photo by Zach Beeker/NBAE via Dort’s hot shooting has been impressive Luguentz Dort announced himself to the world during the Thunder’s first round series against the Houston Rockets. Dort’s bruising, intelligent defense on James Harden slowed the Rockets’ offense to a crawl and gave the Thunder a fighting chance to win the series. His defense was clearly impressive but his offense did make it difficult to keep Dort on the court at times. Lu struggled to knock down outside shots consistently; he went 0-9 from 3-point land in Game 5 and finished the series...
Thunderous Intentions Jan 20, 2021

OKC Thunder: Player Grades feature Dort show in Denver loss

There’s no doubt the night belonged to Lu Dort. The OKC Thunder started their five-game road trip with a loss to the Denver Nuggets who came out with firepower. However, the loss won’t take away from the marvelous performance we all witnessed from Dort. Whether shooting magnificently from three or taking fellow Canadian Jamal Murray out […] OKC Thunder: Player Grades feature Dort show in Denver loss - Thunderous Intentions - Thunderous Intentions - An Oklahoma City Thunder Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Welcome to Loud City Jan 19, 2021
Lu Dort shines in lopsided Denver loss 119-101

Lu Dort shines in lopsided Denver loss 119-101

Photo by Garrett Ellwood/NBAE via OKC were blown out by Denver Tonight’s game was a good test to see where the Thunder stood as they played on the road against an upper echelon team like the Nuggets. Well, let’s just say the gap between these two teams is far and wide. When watching the game and examining the box score, it is fairly simple to see why the Thunder lost this game as badly as they did; the Nuggets out-rebounded OKC 58-41. Denver grabbed 18 offensive rebounds. The huge deficit on the boards led to Denver taking 19 more shots. Unless the Thunder were...
Thunderous Intentions Jan 19, 2021

OKC Thunder News: B/R high on Theo Maledon, low on Pokusevski

The OKC Thunder have one of the youngest teams in the entire league, and two specific rookies had their production broken down in a recent Bleacher Report piece. When one looks at the 2020-21 OKC Thunder, you see youth and potential. With an average age of 25 years old, it’s evident that youth runs rampant […] OKC Thunder News: B/R high on Theo Maledon, low on Pokusevski - Thunderous Intentions - Thunderous Intentions - An Oklahoma City Thunder Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Thunderous Intentions Jan 19, 2021

OKC Thunder: Growing pains of positionless strategy tied to containing big men

As the OKC Thunder continue to adapt and develop their positionless strategy the initial issue is containing opponent big men. Considering this iteration of the OKC Thunder are focused on postionless basketball it seems reasonable to expect slippage defensively. If we look at the roster of some of the teams who’ve blown out the Thunder […] OKC Thunder: Growing pains of positionless strategy tied to containing big men - Thunderous Intentions - Thunderous Intentions - An Oklahoma City Thunder Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Thunderous Intentions Jan 19, 2021

OKC Thunder: The perfect multi-team Al Horford trade to the Nets

The Brooklyn Nets are a team currently in need of frontcourt bolstering and, with this, could be a quality landing spot for OKC Thunder big man, Al Horford. Though the OKC Thunder didn’t end up trading for James Harden, they could still stand to benefit from his move to Brooklyn. The deal that sent the […] OKC Thunder: The perfect multi-team Al Horford trade to the Nets - Thunderous Intentions - Thunderous Intentions - An Oklahoma City Thunder Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Welcome to Loud City Jan 19, 2021
Thunder vs Nuggets: Start time, TV schedule, game preview

Thunder vs Nuggets: Start time, TV schedule, game preview

Alonzo Adams-USA TODAY Sports Broadcast Details: Start Time: 8 p.m. CT Broadcasters: Fox Sports Oklahoma and NBA League Pass It is too early to make any sweeping statements, but the Oklahoma City Thunder certainly qualify as one of the surprise teams of this young (and frequently postponed) season. The Thunder sit at an even 6-6, with a couple impressive wins on their resume. The Denver Nuggets have a nearly identical record at 6-7, and are also one of the “surprise teams” so far this year. However, Denver’s performance is the “my engine died” kind of...
Thunderous Intentions Jan 19, 2021

OKC Thunder: 3 keys to victory versus the Nuggets

A well-rested OKC Thunder squad begins a five-game road trip in Denver. Intentions look at three keys to victory over the Nuggets. If I’d told you prior to the season beginning the OKC Thunder would have a better record than the Denver Nuggets would you have believed it? The same Nuggets squad who went to […] OKC Thunder: 3 keys to victory versus the Nuggets - Thunderous Intentions - Thunderous Intentions - An Oklahoma City Thunder Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Thunderous Intentions Jan 18, 2021

OKC Thunder: The case for Isaiah Roby to start the rest of the season

The OKC Thunder are having a season where they are assessing players to see if they have a future with the franchise. Isaiah Roby has surpassed all expectations and should start. When the OKC Thunder traded Justin Patton for Isaiah Roby, they sent a player who was underwhelming in the G-League and received an injured […] OKC Thunder: The case for Isaiah Roby to start the rest of the season - Thunderous Intentions - Thunderous Intentions - An Oklahoma City Thunder Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Thunderous Intentions Jan 18, 2021

OKC Thunder: Team has money for top-flight talents, but is not a priority

The OKC Thunder may find themselves with ample cap space this offseason, but that’s not to say they wish to utilize it on free agency. Through 12 games played in 2020-21, the initially projected tankjob OKC Thunder find themselves boasting a .500 record of 6-6 and have constantly been finding themselves in and out of […] OKC Thunder: Team has money for top-flight talents, but is not a priority - Thunderous Intentions - Thunderous Intentions - An Oklahoma City Thunder Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Thunder Player News

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    Kenrich Williams

    The OKC Thunder need to make more of Kenrich Williams’ energy

  • Shai Gilgeous-Alexander

    Shai Gilgeous-Alexander

    Early Returns: Shai Gilgeous-Alexander is a point guard

  • George Hill

    George Hill

    OKC Thunder news: George Hill says revised NBA safety protocols ‘make no sense’

  • Al Horford

    Al Horford

    OKC Thunder: The perfect multi-team Al Horford trade to the Nets

  • Theo Maledon

    Theo Maledon

    OKC Thunder News: B/R high on Theo Maledon, low on Pokusevski

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