Durant, Westbrook Named to 2011-2012 All-NBA Teams
''I got real emotional and excited, and it was unfortunate that James had to get hit with the unintentional elbow" -Metta World Peace
Even though the Thunder have lost three straight, buy virtue of the Denver Nuggets losing to the Golden State Warriors last night and there being only a few games remaining in the season, the Thunder have locked down the Division Championship!
NBA Rumors: Should Thunder Consider Signing Derek Fisher?
2011-2012 NBA Season Predictions: How Are We Doing?
The Imbalance of the Thunder's Pick and Roll Offense
OKC Thunder's Second Half Season Tickets Go On Sale January 30
2012 NBA All-Star Game: Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook, Kendrick Perkins on Ballot
Eric Maynor, Reggie Jackson, and the Backup Dilemma
Five Things I Hope For As the Thunder Season Begins
Bill Simmons Previews OKC Thunder, Western Conference
As you can see, Adam Lucas has returned to help gear up our computers for the new season. This time, he decided to stay away from themed Wallpapers like we were doing, and make a return to simplicity and functionality.
The Pre-Season is usually a good gauge of how certain players have changed over the off-season, or how new players are going to adjust to their new team. Here, I attempt to answer some of the burning questions in my mind after our first game in six months.
OKC Thunder vs Dallas Mavericks: Pre-Season Game One Video Highlights
Via the AP: The Boston Celtics announced today that forward Jeff Green will undergo surgery on Monday January 9, 2012 at the Cleveland Clinic and will miss the 2011-12 season.
The Dallas Mavericks Are Back, After Signing Vince Carter and Lamar Odom....But Are They Still Championship Contenders?
So far, it's looking like the Mavericks weren't that stupid in letting Tyson Chandler, Jose Juan Barea, and Caron Butler walk. In just a few short days, they've re-loaded their roster by trading for Lamar Odom with a trade exception, and signing just amnestied Vince Carter.
NBA Rumors: Chris Paul Headed to the Los Angeles...Clippers?
Yep, Kendrick Perkins has finally joined Twitter, meaning the only remaining Thunder player that needs to get one is....yeah, I think he was the last one.
Brandon Roy's Career is Over, The Portland Trailblazers Get a Bit Weaker, and the Thunder Remain Hopeful
Well, we've brought news of the Dallas Mavericks losing some key players to Free Agency, the Memphis Grizzlies losing Shane Battier to Free Agency, and the Denver Nuggets losing some players to China. Now, the Trail Blazers have lost Brandon Roy. Forever.
Will the Oklahoma City Thunder Sign Anybody in Free Agency? How does Tyson Chandler and Caron Butler leaving the Mavericks Affect Them?
Right now, the NBA is abuzz with Free Agent News, and I'm certain this post will become outdated in a matter of hours. But just for now, I'll take the time to assess the Thunder's current situation.
So, the NBA decided it didn't like the trade, and that's it! The deal doesn't go through.