Why It’s Not Time to Hit the Panic Button for Thunder Fans

By Connor MacKenzie @grandepadre94 written on March 19th The Oklahoma City Thunder are in a funk, there is no doubt about it. They are 5-9 since the all star break with 11 games remaining. Their defense has regressed, but has shown great flashes in limiting prolific scoring teams such as holding Utah 89 points, and the likes of Indiana to 108. What poses the biggest … Continue reading Why It’s Not Time to Hit the Panic Button for Thunder Fans

Dear Kevin, Stay Away

NBA insider Adrian “Woj” Wojnarowski reported, earlier today, that Kevin Durant plans to be in Chesapeake Arena for the retirement of Nick Collison’s jersey. Durant should stay far away from Oklahoma City, especially on Collison’s special night. Collison incomparably served the Thunder, (and the Seattle SuperSonics) for his whole career. He invariably stayed with the organization, even in his final years that he spent mainly … Continue reading Dear Kevin, Stay Away

Aldridge Spurs the Thunder

By Connor MacKenzie @grandepadre94 The San Antonio Spurs used hot shooting and a hungry LaMarcus Aldridge to fuel a game for the ages, a 154-147 2OT thriller. Aldridge had a career high 56 points, 9 rebounds, and 4 assists. He was white hot all night. Patented turnaround midrange jumper, catch-and-shoot, or old school pound in the paint. Adams did his work to force Aldridge outside, … Continue reading Aldridge Spurs the Thunder

New Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame at Bricktown Ballpark

A suite down the left field line of Bricktown Ballpark laid vacant for years. Until the Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame had an idea. The suite used to house a sports bar that allowed fans to eat with a view. Not a bad one for my money. The new location truly showcases the OKC MAPS vision. I know you’re asking, what in the heck is … Continue reading New Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame at Bricktown Ballpark

Thunder Roll in Season Opener

By: Trinton Mills The NBA season is in full swing and the Oklahoma City Thunder dominated in their home opener against the New York Knicks With a final score of 105 to 84, Paul George lead all scorers with 28 points. Other players that produced were Russell Westbrook, who racked in another triple double with  21 points, 16 assists, and 10 boards. Carmelo Anthony added … Continue reading Thunder Roll in Season Opener

Christmas Character Comparisons: Oklahoma Edition

1. Barry Switzer is Papa Elf from Elf There is just something whimsical about Barry Switzer that just makes you want to sit on his lap and have him twinkle some magic pixie dust in your hair. As the head elf, Papa Elf made sure that Santa’s sled worked after Kevin Durant told everyone that Santa did not exist. That’s the real reason he donated … Continue reading Christmas Character Comparisons: Oklahoma Edition

2014’s 39th overall draft pick makes it to OKC

By Glen Chenoweth See ya Ersan it was a nice summer, getting to know you, thinking of how you would fit into the lineup, would you start for the team, and lastly how would your three-point shooting help spread the floor for the team. But today Sam Presti sent you on your way to rival Joel Embiid’s big man three-point shooting abilities in Philadelphia. Now that … Continue reading 2014’s 39th overall draft pick makes it to OKC

Can We Just Watch 4 More Games of the Western Conference Finals…

On tonight’s episode of Sportscenter “This is the worst post season we have ever had,” Scott Van Pelt said. The combined margin of victory in the first three games of the finals is 78 points. The Cavaliers won tonight at home, by 30. J.R. Smith had a career night, LeBron stuffed Steph at the rim and made his presence felt the entire night. But it … Continue reading Can We Just Watch 4 More Games of the Western Conference Finals…