OKLAHOMA CITY — Sometimes it’s not clear what’s more telling, the substance of an answer or the fact the answer was spoken at all.
OKLAHOMA CITY — When both games are preseason games and one is against the New Zealand Breakers, who are in NBL and not the NBA, do two games denote a trend?
Between general manager Sam Presti’s semantics and an abundance of player movement since Paul George asked to be traded to Los Angeles to play with Kawhi Leonard, it’s been hard to gauge the self-awareness of the Oklahoma City Thunder.
OKLAHOMA CITY — At his Thursday press conference, Thunder general manager Sam Presti fielded a few questions about some negative words that have been associated with Paul George’s assessment of the organization that just traded him to the Los Angeles Clippers.
Ever since the Thunder arrived in Oklahoma City from Seattle, the organization has attached and intertwined itself with the city’s history.
Thunder general manager Sam Presti and his wife, Shannon, announced a $600,000 donation Thursday to The Children’s Hospital at OU Medicine.
The NBA draft is less than 10 days away and, unlike last season, the Thunder actually have a first-round selection with the 21st pick.
OKLAHOMA CITY — Former Norman Transcript sports editor and longtime Oklahoman sports columnist Berry Tramel has been a personality in the state for some time.
Scott Cross remembers a run of practices as his Texas-Arlington basketball team readied for a foreign tour between forward Kevin Hervey’s freshman and sophomore seasons.
When “Mr. Thunder” premiered a week ago at deadCenter Film Festival, it was immediately evident why an outdoor venue was chosen. The 9 p.m. screening on the Devon Lawn at the Myriad Botanical Gardens in downtown Oklahoma City drew enough people to fill two or more movie theaters.
The Transcript is running a Thunder evaluation series, publishing one article a day on a different Oklahoma City player. This week will go over the wings. Monday's player is Steven Adams:
The Transcript is running a Thunder evaluation series, publishing one article a day on a different Oklahoma City player. We will start with the guards. Monday’s player is Russell Westbrook.
OKLAHOMA CITY — Of all the mind-altering moves Russell Westbrook made Friday night, the most important play for the Oklahoma City Thunder came from Steven Adams and Carmelo Anthony.
MINNEAPOLIS — Russell Westbrook is establishing a formula: distribute early, try to take over late. He’s just not all the way there, yet. Neither are the Oklahoma City Thunder, who fell to 2-3 with Friday’s 119-116 loss at the Minnesota Timberwolves.
OKLAHOMA CITY — Oklahoma City Thunder rookie Daniel Hamilton is on alert at all times. At any moment, the phone could buzz. That’s how his vet, Thunder point guard Raymond Felton, operates.
OKLAHOMA CITY — Three great players on one team means late-game questions from the outside — even if those inquiries are unwarranted.
DENVER — Oklahoma City Thunder shooting guard Alex Abrines will play Tuesday night at the Denver Nuggets, coach Billy Donovan said at morning shootaround.
OKLAHOMA CITY — Russell Westbrook and the Oklahoma City Thunder have agreed to a five-year extension that projects to be worth $205 million, the team announced Friday.
The New York Knicks have agreed to a trade that would send 10-time All-Star Carmelo Anthony to the Oklahoma City Thunder, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reports. The Thunder will send center Enes Kanter, forward Doug McDermott and the Chicago Bulls’ 2018 second-round pick to complete the deal.
OKLAHOMA CITY — In his day-before-media-day and two-days-before-training-camp-begins press conference, Oklahoma City Thunder general manager Sam Presti broke some news about his star player, but it wasn't the news he wanted to break.
OKLAHOMA CITY — Longtime Oklahoma City Thunder veteran Nick Collison says he’s not yet ready to announce he’s done playing.
This Week's Circulars
TAHLEQUAH[mdash] Anna Pauline Brock Easley, 97, passed away on Nov. 17, 2019, at her home in Go Ye Village in Tahlequah, Oklahoma. Visitation will be at 10 a.m. Nov. 21 at Grace Baptist Church, 1501 N. Grand Ave, Tahlequah. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Nov. 21 at Grace Baptist Ch…
BROKEN ARROW [mdash] age 61. Carpenter. Died Wednesday, November 13, 2019 in Broken Arrow, OK. Graveside services Wednesday, November 20th, 2019 at 2:00pm. Visitation Tuesday, November 19th, 2019 from 4:00pm until 6:00pm.
HULBERT [mdash] age 74. Carpenter. Died November 14th, 2019 in Tahlequah, OK. Funeral services November 18th, 2019 at 10:00am at Reed-Culver Chapel. Burial at Rose Cemetery. Visitation November 17th, 2019 from 1:00pm until 5:00pm at Reed-Culver.
TAHLEQUAH [mdash] age 64. Floral Designer. Died November 10th. Mass of Christian Burial November 14th at 11:00am at St. Brigid Church. Burial at Tahlequah City Cemetery. Visitation November 13th from 12:00pm until 6:00pm, Rosary at 7:00pm at Reed-Culver.
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