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Hillsong NYC, a church with a club-like vibe, draws thousands of young New Yorkers

Manhattan branch of the global Hillsong evangelical church draws believers with DJs, big-screen TVs and tattooed pastor Carl Lentz It's a Sunday night on W. 34th St. Young women wearing denim cutoffs and straw fedoras join a line with guys in tank tops and Converse.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Kevin Durant

Sun Jul 27, 2014

BleacherReport

Should OKC Thunder Worry About Growing 'Kevin Durant Will Leave' Speculation?

After that, he hits the open market, a free agent for the first time ever at the ripe age of 27. And Durant is going to command major money.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook, Washington Wizards, Miami Heat, John Wall

NewsOK.com

Oklahoma City Thunder: Grant Jerrett's outside shooting leads Thunder to lock him up long term

The Thunder signed Grant Jerrett to a contract late last season with no intention of playing him.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Grant Jerrett, NBA Players, Larry Owens

BleacherReport

Early Predictions for Atlanta Hawks Starting Lineup Next Season

Despite being done after 29 games, this five-man group still played the most minutes together of any other lineup for the Hawks last season, per 82games.com .

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Related Topix: Sports, Atlanta Hawks, NBA Basketball, Thabo Sefolosha, NBA Players, Lou Williams, Mike Scott, Los Angeles Lakers, Pero Antic, Kent Bazemore

Big East Coast Bias

Semaj Christon Summer League Update

I would be the first one to tell you Mr. Semaj Christon should have gone back to school for his junior season.

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Thunderous Intentions

The Curious Case of Josh Huestis

It looks like Sam Presti deserves a new nickname: Jordan Belfort. The Wolf of Thunder Alley pulled another rabbit out his hat this offseason, shocking everyone and blurring a few lines along the way.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Josh Huestis, NBA Players, Andre Roberson

Thunderous Intentions

Russell Westbrook: Why Thunder Fans Love To Hate Him

Over the last couple of seasons Thunder fans everywhere have found themselves facing a growing moral dilemmaHow should they feel about Russell Westbrook? Me being one of these fans, I've watched as Westbrook takes the game into his own hands, for better or worse, and ultimately decides the team's fate.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Reggie Jackson, Russell Westbrook, NBA Players, Kevin Durant

NBA.com

Best Of The Playoff Best

Michal Jordan against the Jazz. Reggie Miller against the Knicks. Larry Bird against the Lakers, Magic Johnson against the Celtics.

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Related Topix: John Stockton, NBA Players, Sports, NBA Basketball, Russell Westbrook

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Thunderous Intentions

A Changing Of The Guard Begins For The Thunder Bigs

Throughout the Thunder's time in Oklahoma City, they've found the 1 through 3 spots the easiest to fill.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Nick Collison, NBA Players, Reggie Jackson, Josh Huestis, Serge Ibaka, Hasheem Thabeet

Welcome to Loud City

Thunder offense more effective in playoffs than defense

I took a look at the game by game offensive and defensive efficiency data for the 2011, 2012 and 2014 playoffs.

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Welcome to Loud City

Down to Dunk Podcast:The NBA Summer League and Defending Kendrick Perkins

Listen to the DTD crew as they invite Reddit contributor Heath Black to discuss the OKC summer league as well as the enigma that is Kendrick Perkins.

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Soaring Down South

Hawks to Re-Sign Shelvin Mack: What It Means For Teague, Schroder, and Team

May 3, 2014; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Atlanta Hawks guard Shelvin Mack dribbles the ball with Indiana Pacers guard C.J. Watson defending during the second quarter in game seven of the first round of the 2014 NBA Playoffs at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.

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Related Topix: Sports, Atlanta Hawks, NBA Basketball, Shelvin Mack, NBA Players, Thabo Sefolosha, Los Angeles Lakers, Jeff Teague, Kent Bazemore

Reuters

Love latest to pull out from USA team

Kevin Love of the Minnesota Timberwolves became the third NBA player in recent weeks to withdraw from consideration for Team USA in next month's World Cup, USA Basketball said on Saturday.

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Cardiac Hill

Lonely Steven Adams. Womp womp.

Former Pitt player and current Oklahoma City Thunder center Steven Adams had a birthday on July 20th.

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Swish Appeal

The Daily Swish: Mystics move to 2nd place in a tight Eastern Conference

Happy Saturday. Here's what's up from Friday, as well as some links that I found around the web.

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Daily Thunder

Friday Bolts - 7.25.14

Zach Lowe of Grantland on the Josh Huestis thing : "The Thunder might have taken Huestis in the second round, but they apparently could not find a trade partner in the right pick range on draft night.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Reggie Jackson, Perry Jones, Josh Huestis, Serge Ibaka, NBA Players, Kevin Durant

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Detroit Bad Boys

Detroit Pistons - Denver Nuggets - Houston Rockets - Utah Jazz trade for the win

The perfect summertime blockbuster. It would spell the end of the Jith/Drummroe Wars for certain.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Detroit Pistons, Caron Butler, Andre Drummond, Kyle Singler, Chicago Bulls, NBA Players, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, D.J. Augustin

BleacherReport

8 Rookies Already Looking Like 2014 NBA Draft-Day Steals

Although NBA Summer League is only a small sample of games, some rookies are already emerging as 2014 draft-day steals.

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Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, Utah Jazz, Julius Randle, NBA Players, Rodney Hood

Peachtree Hoops

Atlanta Hawks announce signing of 1st-round pick Adreian Payne

The Atlanta Hawks continued their busy afternoon by officially announcing the signing of first round pick Adreian Payne .

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Related Topix: Sports, Atlanta Hawks, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Adreian Payne, Thabo Sefolosha, Mike Scott, Los Angeles Lakers, Shelvin Mack, Kent Bazemore

The Indianapolis Star

Lakers make offer to potential head coach

Los Angeles Lakers offer Byron Scott head-coaching job Byron Scott was a starter for the Lakers in the 1980s and has coached three teams.

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Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, Kobe Bryant, NBA Players, New Orleans Hornets, Jason Kidd

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