Thunder storm past Rockets

Jan 30, 2016

Thunder storm past Rockets

Russell Westbrook once again did a little bit of everything for the Thunder. He finished Friday night with 26 points, 14 assists and 10 rebounds, his sixth triple-double of the season, the third in his past nine games and the 25th of the Oklahoma ...

Durant steals show in win at MSG

Jan 27, 2016

Durant steals show in win at MSG

Kevin Durant heard all about Golden State and San Antonio the last few days, and isn’t bothered the NBA’s best have been hogging all the headlines. “We just try to worry about us and what we could do every single day to get better,” ...

Westbrook leads Thunder past Heat

Jan 18, 2016

Westbrook leads Thunder past Heat

Russell Westbrook got another triple-double and as usual, the Thunder won. Westbrook had his second consecutive triple-double to help the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Miami Heat 99-74 on Sunday. The explosive point guard finished with 13 points, 15 assists and 10 rebounds. It ...

Bulls shut down Thunder

Dec 26, 2015

Bulls shut down Thunder

The Chicago Bulls were angry and on edge after three straight losses. They channeled those emotions into one of their best wins of the season. Jimmy Butler scored 23 points, and Pau Gasol had 21 points and 13 rebounds in the Bulls’ 105-96 victory ...

Durant leads charge in runaway victory over Lakers

Dec 20, 2015

Durant leads charge in runaway victory over Lakers

Kobe Bryant may not have made the difference. Either way, the Oklahoma City Thunder had little trouble with the Los Angeles Lakers on Saturday. With Bryant out with a sore right shoulder, the Thunder stars had their way. Kevin Durant had 22 points and ...

LeBron injures fan in courtside collision

Dec 18, 2015

LeBron injures fan in courtside collision

LeBron James crashed into a courtside seat, accidentally knocking over and injuring PGA champion Jason Day’s wife during the Cavaliers’ win over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Thursday night. Ellie Day was placed on a stretcher with her head immobilized and taken to MetroHealth ...

Rose scores 29 as Bulls hold off late charge by Thunder

Nov 6, 2015

Rose scores 29 as Bulls hold off late charge by Thunder

The Chicago Bulls let the lead slip away. Derrick Rose wouldn’t let the game get away, too. Rose came up big down the stretch to score 29 points and Jimmy Butler added 26 to lead the Bulls to a 104-98 victory over Kevin Durant ...

Westbrook lifts Thunder with 48 points in 2OT win

Oct 31, 2015

Westbrook lifts Thunder with 48 points in 2OT win

Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant have delivered plenty of highlights during their NBA careers. Their latest stole and then saved a game the Orlando Magic seemed poised to win. Westbrook banked in a 3-pointer from just inside midcourt at the end of regulation on ...

Durant cleared to play after injury comeback

Sep 24, 2015

Durant cleared to play after injury comeback

Kevin Durant is all the way back. The 2013-14 NBA MVP and scoring champion played just 27 games for the Thunder last season because of a broken bone in his right foot. Thunder general manager Sam Presti announced Wednesday that, after three procedures, Durant ...

May 1, 2015

Thunder hire Donovan

The Thunder hired Florida’s Billy Donovan as their coach Thursday, hoping he will help the franchise win an NBA championship in Oklahoma City. “We warmly welcome Billy and his family to Oklahoma City,” team chairman Clayton Bennett said. “He is the perfect fit for ...

Apr 23, 2015

Thunder dismiss coach Brooks after 7 seasons

Scott Brooks did everything but win a championship. It wasn’t enough. The Oklahoma City Thunder fired their coach on Wednesday, parting ways with a former NBA coach of the year who led the team to three conference finals in four years, only to falter ...