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Predicting the Oklahoma City Thunder's Player Rotation in 2014-15
The Oklahoma City Thunder have been one of the premiere teams in the NBA since moving from Seattle. Led by the trio of Russell Westbrook, Serge Ibaka and 2014 MVP Kevin Durant, the Thunder have a young core that will be around for years to come.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
Why a Healthy Westbrook Means Thunder's Best Record Ever
May 13, 2014; Oklahoma City, OK, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook drives to the basket against Los Angeles Clippers guard Chris Paul during the fourth quarter in game five of the second round of the 2014 NBA Playoffs at Chesapeake Energy Arena. Mandatory Credit: Mark D. Smith-USA TODAY Sports Last season the Oklahoma City Thunder rode on the back of Kevin Durant to win 59 games.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Reliability is key for Jeremy Lamb
Jan 22, 2014; San Antonio, TX, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder guard Jeremy Lamb shoots against San Antonio Spurs forward Boris Diaw during the first half at AT&T Center. Mandatory Credit: Soobum Im-USA TODAY Sports After two less than stellar seasons in a Thunder uniform, Jeremy Lamb has a chance to change the minds of Thunder fans who are still upset over the trade that sent James Harden to Houston in return for the young guard, along with other assets.
Spain Exits Early As France Pulls Off The 65-52 Upset
The home nation's closest game was against Team Serbia during the final game of the Group Phase. An 89-73 final gave Team Spain a 16-point win , and a 5-0 finish.
Oklahoma City Thunder: Is Kevin Durant's homecoming inevitable?
When he announced via a letter in Sports Illustrated that he planned on returning to the Cleveland Cavaliers team he had publicly spurned four years earlier to form a power trio with Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh in Miami, Cavs fans that had once burned his jersey rejoiced. It was a crazy turnaround from the entire fan base, from owner Dan Gilbert to the youngest fan.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
Did the FIBA Competition Help Or Hinder Serge Ibaka?
Before the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup got underway, Russell Westbrook announced that he would not be participating. After an injury interrupted season, the Oklahoma City Thunder point guard was clearly determined to get his body right, recovery from the knee surgeries and find some form in readiness for the upcoming NBA season.
Wednesday Bolts - 9.10.14
Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports with a terrific piece on Serge Ibaka : "Everyone who has played and worked with Ibaka in Oklahoma City will tell you there's no better teammate, no one as fiercely loyal as Ibaka. In Kendrick Perkins' experiences, only Kevin Garnett could compare in the locker room, Perkins told Yahoo Sports.
Tue Sep 09, 2014
Serge Ibaka giving away signed basketball from the FIBA World Cup
In case you've been caught up in football fever, Thunder forward Serge Ibaka has been tearing it up for Team Spain in the FIBA World Cup. Ibaka teammed up with Sportlobster to give away three FIBA World Cup basketballs signed by him personally.
Mon Sep 08, 2014
Oklahoma City Thunder: 15 Bold Predictions In 2014-2015
May 25, 2014; Oklahoma City, OK, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder center Steven Adams slaps hands with head coach Scott Brooks against the San Antonio Spurs in game three of the Western Conference Finals of the 2014 NBA Playoffs at Chesapeake Energy Arena. Mandatory Credit: Mark D. Smith-USA TODAY Sports If the Thunder can stay healthy, this could be the year Oklahoma City finally gets over the top.
Sat Sep 06, 2014
Hamady Ndiaye, one time Red Claw, sees FIBA World Cup dream end against Spain
Hamady Ndiaye scored six points and hauled down four rebounds on Saturday, but Spain, led by six NBA players, ended Senegal's run in the round of 16, dropping the African nation in Madrid, 89-56. Senegal was led by Mouhammad Faye and Abdou Badji with 12 points apiece.
FIBA 2014 Preview: Spain vs. Senegal Knockout Game
FIBA's Knockout Round of 16 starts today, and the back-end of Madrid's double-header features Team Spain taking on Team Senegal. Team Spain gave repeated lessons in total dominance on the way to a perfect 5-0 record, and Group A's top seed.
Thu Sep 04, 2014
FIBA World Cup 2014: Day 7 Schedule and Predictions After Day 6 Group Results
The 2014 FIBA World Cup's group stage completed on Thursday, greatly impacting the elimination rounds. While some teams cruised through the final day of group play, securing their spots as top seeds going forward, others faltered and will face difficult roads to the final.
Diagnosing Oklahoma City Thunder's Weak Link in 2014-15
The Thunder acquired Perkins in a midseason trade with the Boston Celtics back in 2011 to help bolster their defense in the post. At the time, Perkins was one of the league's best interior defenders, and Oklahoma City would find itself in the NBA Finals not long after he came to town.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
Spain vs. France: Score and Twitter Reaction for FIBA World Cup 2014
Spain is fortunate to have NBA brothers Pau and Marc Gasol on its side for the 2014 FIBA World Cup.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
Keri Hilson Criticises Desperate Fans Of Boyfriend Serge Ibaka
R&B singer Keri Hilson has urged female fans of her basketball star boyfriend Serge Ibaka to "have a little self-respect" after calling them out for sending the sportsman nude photos via social media.
Thunder Threats: The Los Angeles Clippers
May 11, 2014; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Clippers guard Chris Paul and Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook race toward the ball in game four of the second round of the 2014 NBA Playoffs at Staples Center.
VIDEO: Serge Ibaka dunks five times in Spain's rout of Egypt
But much like his calf in the NBA's postseason, upon return, it didn't seem to be bothering Ibaka much.
Sir Charles in Charge
FIBA World Cup Game Of The Day: Brazil vs Spain
Apr 29, 2014; Oklahoma City, OK, USA; Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol handles the ball against Oklahoma City Thunder forward Serge Ibaka during the first quarter in game five of the first round of the 2014 NBA Playoffs at Chesapeake Energy Arena.
Sun Aug 31, 2014
Keri Hilson Needs To Worry About Her Man And Not The "Hoes"
It can be very annoying to the WAGs or wives-and-girlfriends of sports figures to be cruising through their man's social media mentions and see a wall of thirsty young heifers with nothing better to do with their bodies but throw them at taken men.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
5 Reasons Why OKC Thunder PF Serge Ibaka is on Verge of Being Elite
Serge Ibaka has not been playing basketball his entire life, which makes you wonder where his game would be at if he had grown up with the sport.