Category: Oklahoma City Thunder

Scott Brooks: Thunder Like Flying Under the Radar; San Antonio is Our Biggest Threat in the Western Conference

Monday, February 11th, 2013

While the talk of the Western Conference is the struggles of the Los Angeles Lakers, the Oklahoma City Thunder are quietly taking care of business. The Thunder are in first place in the Northwest Division and owned the second-best record in the NBA heading into the weekend. Scott Brooks continues to ...

Kevin Durant: Manti Te’o Saga Reminds Everyone to be More Cautious on the Internet

Friday, January 18th, 2013

Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant is averaging 28.7 points per game and was named a starter for the Western Conference All-Star team. Durant, the MVP of last year's All-Star Game, received more than 1.5 million votes this year. As for his childhood? The former Texas Longhorn tells Dan Patrick in the ...

Charles Barkley Is Adamant That The Brooklyn Nets Are The Best Team In New York And Feels Phil Jackson Was Disrespected

Tuesday, November 27th, 2012

It's been a little while since we heard from Charles Barkley here on SRI. The NBA on TNT analyst drops in to discuss his initial feelings on the season so far. Sir Charles is a big fan of the Brooklyn Nets and they didn't disappoint him by beating the New York ...

Zach Randolph Picks Up $25,000 Fine, Calls Himself “A Jacking Dude” When it Comes to Fighting

Wednesday, November 21st, 2012

Zach Randolph didn't beat up Kendrick Perkins, but it seems pretty clear the Memphis big man feels confident in his fighting skills if it would have come to blows. Randolph describes growing up getting into brawls, but his latest fine came despite there being no punches thrown. He and Perkins ...

Dwyane Wade: What Happened in L.A. During the Offseason Was Great

Wednesday, September 5th, 2012

With the way that Dwyane Wade, LeBron James and Chris Bosh came together in Miami, Wade probably couldn't have afforded to come out and discredit the big moves in Los Angeles during the offseason. But he probably didn't have to come out and say that the moves were great, either. Yet ...

Russell Westbrook Wouldn’t Mind Seeing The Lakers In Playoffs, Claims Heat Are The Team To Beat In The NBA

Thursday, August 30th, 2012

Russell Westbrook is enjoying the rest of the abbreviated offseason he has right now after winning an Olympic gold medal for Team USA in London. That said, the Oklahoma City guard still has a bad taste in his mouth from the Thunder's loss to Miami in the NBA Finals. Westbrook ...

Kevin Durant: Will to Win Representing USA at Olympics “On Another Level”

Tuesday, August 21st, 2012

Kevin Durant might have fallen victim to LeBron James in the NBA Finals, but Durant was able to team up with LeBron in London as the two won Olympic gold together with the United States men's basketball team earlier this month. A championship appearance and a gold medal -- not ...

Miami’s Shane Battier Adds Another Championship Title to His Resume

Monday, June 25th, 2012

Shane Battier experienced winning his first major championship when he was a 22-year-old at Duke. About 11 years later, he added another one to the list last week when he won an NBA title ring with the Miami Heat. And he ended up playing a bigger role in it than ...

Charles Barkley: Miami Heat “Don’t Even Have Real Fans”

Thursday, June 21st, 2012

The Miami Heat can win the NBA Championship tonight, giving LeBron James his first title and putting a final touch on his resumé, which should only continue to grow in the years to come. Charles Barkley joined Mike Wise, Mitch Lawrence and Frank Isola on 106.7 The Fan in Washington, D.C. ...

Charlotte Bobcats Surprise Some, Hire Mike Dunlap as New Head Coach

Thursday, June 21st, 2012

A franchise in rebuilding mode? Check. A team chock full of young, talented players? Check. An organization with more high draft picks on the way? Check again. A first-time NBA head coach ready to lead the team through all of that? Well, the Charlotte Bobcats hope so. To many, particularly hopeful ...