Oklahoma City Thunder

OKC’s hole in the pick and roll

The Thunder defense is predicated on certain principles, but are they the right ones? So far this season, the Thunder have been winning games due to defensive effort, as they sit in the top 5 of defensive efficiency. While the opponents have been sub-par so far, the early returns have been cause for...

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7 hours ago, Welcome to Loud City, Oklahoma City Thunder

Going in opposite directions, Wizards and Thunder make for ideal trade partners

The Washington Wizards and Oklahoma City Thunder make for ideal trade partners; they should do business The Oklahoma City Thunder have the second highest roster payroll this year, and the Washington Wizards have the sixth highest. Next year, they are slated to have the first, and eighth highest, respectively....

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8 hours ago, Sir Charles In Charge, Washington Wizards, Oklahoma City Thunder

OKC Thunder defeat Suns to get back in win column, Topic: Thunder pod roundup

OKC Thunder rides hot shooting night from Paul George to lead them to a 118-101 victory over the Phoenix Suns, putting them back on track. OKC Thunder defeated the Phoenix Suns 118-101. This victory getting them back on track after falling to the Dallas Mavericks two days prior. The Mavericks and The...

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9 hours ago, Thunderous Intentions, Oklahoma City Thunder, Phoenix Suns

OKC Thunder: Early signs point to Terrance Ferguson’s growth

The young career of Terrance Ferguson has been nothing less than rocky, but it’s not time to give up yet. The OKC Thunder guard is developing slowly, but surely. Last year, Terrance Ferguson came into the NBA as a 185 pound guard with very hopeful athletic ability. The OKC Thunder took a gamble...

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11 hours ago, Thunderous Intentions, Oklahoma City Thunder

OKC Thunder in the News: breaking even, Russ’ 30th, Roberson progressing

The OKC Thunder dropped a game to the Mavericks, but we made up for it  Monday. Defeating the Phoenix Suns, the OKC Thunder are now 8-5 on the season, something that seemed very, very far away after starting 0-4. This is OKC Thunder in the news. Here, I’ll be showering you with the top 3 […] OKC...

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12 hours ago, Thunderous Intentions, Oklahoma City Thunder

Recap: OKC’s big 1st half leads to comfortable win over Suns

The Thunder used a big 1st quarter push and played keepaway for 3 quarters. box score | Bright Side of the Sun The Oklahoma City Thunder defeated the Phoenix Suns at home, 118-101. A game after showing some wear in Dallas, the Thunder got back to their primary strategic focus on their defense and rode...

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14 hours ago, Welcome to Loud City, Oklahoma City Thunder, Phoenix Suns

OKC Thunder player grades – Paul George and Steven Adams extinguish Suns to claim victory

OKC Thunder come out on fire versus Suns, survive a lackadaisical third quarter and lower the boom in clutch time to get back in win column. Player grades tell the story. After the loss in Dallas and the manner in which the OKC Thunder lost it was imperative the team responded with a strong bounce […] OKC...

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17 hours ago, Thunderous Intentions, Oklahoma City Thunder, Phoenix Suns

Billy Donovan on Oklahoma City win over Pheonix

Billy Donovan on Oklahoma City win over Pheonix

Hear from Billy Donovan after the Oklahoma City Thunder gets the win over the Phoenix Suns on Monday night.

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18 hours ago, FOX Sports, Oklahoma City Thunder

HIGHLIGHTS: Paul George, Dennis Schroder help Thunder over Suns

HIGHLIGHTS: Paul George, Dennis Schroder help Thunder over Suns

HIGHLIGHTS: Paul George, Dennis Schroder help Thunder over Suns

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18 hours ago, FOX Sports, Phoenix Suns, Oklahoma City Thunder

'Passive' Suns can't slow George as Thunder roll

'Passive' Suns can't slow George as Thunder roll

T.J. Warren led the Suns with 21 points while Devin Booker had 19 points and six assists.

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19 hours ago, FOX Sports, Phoenix Suns, Oklahoma City Thunder

George scores 32 as Thunder roll past Suns, 118-101

George scores 32 as Thunder roll past Suns, 118-101

George scores 32 as Thunder rolls past Suns

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19 hours ago, FOX Sports, Phoenix Suns, Oklahoma City Thunder

Locked On Suns Monday: Strong third quarter too little, too late for Suns in 118-101 loss to Thunder

All that needs to be said is that Mikal Bridges looks fantastic. On today’s episode, we break down the continued rise of Mikal Bridges, who was one of the most impactful players on either side of tonight’s 118-101 Suns loss in Oklahoma City. We talk about what it would take to see Bridges start, why...

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1 day ago, Bright Side Of The Sun, Phoenix Suns, Oklahoma City Thunder

Thunder look to attack basket vs. slumping Suns

Thunder look to attack basket vs. slumping Suns

Thunder look to attack basket vs. slumping Suns

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1 day ago, FOX Sports, Phoenix Suns, Oklahoma City Thunder

Preview: OKC Thunder look to start new win streak with Suns up first

Four consecutive winnable games are on tap for the OKC Thunder as they look to begin a new win streak. The OKC Thunder will look to bounce back from a disappointing road loss, ending what could have been an impressive eight game winning streak, with a home exhibition against the struggling Phoenix Suns....

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1 day ago, Thunderous Intentions, Oklahoma City Thunder, Phoenix Suns

Quick Recap: Suns embarrassed again, this time by Thunder, 118-101

The Suns keep digging themselves an even deeper hole. Will it be ending soon? Who knows. Is it even a surprise at this point? The Phoenix Suns were blown out once again, this time by 17 versus the Oklahoma City Thunder. With tonight’s loss, Phoenix has lost 8 of 13 games by 17 or more points. That’s...

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1 day ago, Bright Side Of The Sun, Phoenix Suns, Oklahoma City Thunder

Happy 30th birthday, Russell Westbrook!

And he doesn’t look a day over 29. Russell Westbrook, fearless leader of the Thunder, celebrates his 30th birthday today. Perhaps it could be said he threw himself an early birthday party on June 30th, but it is officially November 12, 1988 that the future king of the triple-double was born. Nothing...

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1 day ago, Welcome to Loud City, Oklahoma City Thunder

Preview: OKC looks to get back to winning ways vs Suns

OKC looks for a second win over Phoenix this season. Game: Oklahoma City Thunder vs. Phoenix Suns Time: 7PM CST Location: Chesapeake Energy Arena, OKC Broadcast: FSOK, FSAZ Line: OKC -8.5 The Thunder saw their own 7-game win-streak snapped on Saturday with a 111-96 loss on the road to the Dallas Mavericks....

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1 day ago, Welcome to Loud City, Oklahoma City Thunder, Phoenix Suns

Open Thread: Phoenix Suns (2-10) vs. Oklahoma City Thunder (7-5)

Will no Russell Westbrook mean the Suns pull off an upset? For most Suns games thus far, you will notice how it will end within the first six minutes. Crazy enough, the Suns have lost by 20 or more points 50% of the time they take the floor. Will it be another one of those, or will Phoenix actually keep...

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1 day ago, Bright Side Of The Sun, Phoenix Suns, Oklahoma City Thunder

OKC Thunder demonstrate early defensive prowess with room for growth

Despite an up and down season and injuries to the roster the OKC Thunder have the second best defense through the first month of play. The OKC Thunder ranks as one of the best teams in the league defensively, but there is still room to improve. TI examines what the team is doing well, what […] OKC...

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1 day ago, Thunderous Intentions, Oklahoma City Thunder

Russ to Ferg: ‘We’re going to get through this together’

Terrance Ferguson’s recent uptick flowed out of his team’s leader taking special attention to his struggles. One of the contributing factors in OKC’s early season slump was starting shooting guard Terrance Ferguson’s shooting woes. Ferguson may not be the game changer his team needs at the SG position,...

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1 day ago, Welcome to Loud City, Oklahoma City Thunder

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