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Nov 16, 2017

Thursday Bolts: 11.16.17

Recapping the Thunder’s 92-79 win over the Chicago Bulls last night: “Russell Westbrook had 21 points and seven assists and the Thunder beat the Chicago Bulls 92-79 on Wednesday night for their third straight victory. Oklahoma City had high hopes coming into the season after trading for All-Stars Carmelo Anthony and Paul George, but the Thunder had lost four straight before […]
Nov 15, 2017

Thunder Starts Fast, Suffocates the Bulls 92-79

BOX SCORE The Oklahoma City Thunder won its third consecutive game on Wednesday night at Chesapeake Energy Arena, dismantling the Chicago Bulls by a final score of 92-79. Russell Westbrook led the way with 21 points, 7 assists and 4 steals. The Thunder started strong — leading by 20 after the first quarter — and […]
Nov 15, 2017

Preview 14 of 82: Bulls @ Thunder

Time: 7:00 PM CT TV: Fox Sports Oklahoma Radio: WWLS (98.1 FM OKC / 97.1 FM Tulsa) Game Notes: Thunder / Bulls The Oklahoma City Thunder has won two straight ahead of tonight’s tilt with the Chicago Bulls, and rode a Paul George scoring explosion in the process. PG13 averaged 39.5 points on 58 percent three-point shooting in the wins […]
Nov 15, 2017

Down to Dunk Podcast: Is Melo Holding Back Paul George?

Matt Craig joins today’s podcast to discuss the following topics: Is Melo holding back Paul George? How can OKC use Alex Abrines better? Is Josh Huestis good? What role should Dakari have moving forward? Jerami Grant’s charge taking And much more! Thanks for listening and subscribe on iTunes! Today’s episode is brought to you by […]
Nov 15, 2017

Play It Back: Movement

Recently I was reading something by a basketball coach that claimed he threatened his team with sprints anytime he saw someone standing around while a post-up was occurring. This clearly has not been a rule for the Thunder. We’ve seen too many seasons of players completely disengaging from the play when an ISO starts, but […]
Nov 15, 2017

Wednesday Bolts: 11.15.17

Brett Dawson on Terrance Ferguson’s 24 point G-League debut: “Ferguson finished his Blue debut with 24 points and five assists, making 9 of 15 shots and 4 of 9 3-pointers as Oklahoma City beat the Texas Legends 122-118. When the game was over, Daigneault acknowledged Ferguson in the locker room for embracing his G League […]
Nov 14, 2017

Tuesday Bolts: 11.14.17

Brett Dawson on Paul George’s outdoor youth initiative: “If you were fishing Monday for hints about George’s future, there was some bait to take. In his speech announcing the initiative, he said “Oklahoma’s home for me, so it’s fun to start this journey.” Later, George – who can opt out of his contract and become […]
Nov 13, 2017

Down to Dunk Podcast: Better Without Melo? + Week 5 Preview

Michele Berra joins today’s show to discuss the following: The Thunder’s 2-2 week Previewing week 5 against the Bulls and Spurs What is working and what isn’t for OKC? Paul George’s emergence Adams and Melo out Are the Thunder better without Carmelo? And much more! Thanks for listening and subscribe on iTunes! Today’s episode is […]
Nov 13, 2017

Monday Bolts: 11.13.17

Royce Young on Friday’s win over the Clippers: “A night after getting only one shot in a miserable fourth quarter in a loss to the Denver Nuggets, George poured in 42 points on 13-of-22 shooting, plus nine rebounds and seven assists as the Thunder snapped their four-game skid, 120-111 over the Clippers. The Thunder’s triad […]
Nov 12, 2017

Thunder Rides PG13, Big Third Quarter to Victory Over Mavericks

BOX SCORE The Thunder got off to a slow start on Sunday in Oklahoma City, allowing the Dallas Mavericks to hang around for the better part of two quarters. On a night the Thunder was without both Steven Adams and Carmelo Anthony due to injury, Paul George and Russell Westbrook combined for 17 points in […]
Nov 12, 2017

Preview 13 of 82: Mavericks @ Thunder

Time: 6:00 PM CT TV: Fox Sports Oklahoma Radio: WWLS (98.1 FM OKC / 97.1 FM Tulsa) Game Notes: Thunder / Mavericks The Thunder exorcised recent demons on Friday night in Oklahoma City, riding a 42 point performance from Paul George to defeat the Los Angeles Clippers by a final score of 120-111. OKC now sits at 5-7 […]