Westbrook leads Thunder past Spurs for 3-2 lead in series

May 11, 2016

Westbrook leads Thunder past Spurs for 3-2 lead in series

Russell Westbrook couldn’t be stopped down the stretch, not even when the San Antonio Spurs were trying to foul him. Westbrook had 35 points, 11 rebounds and nine assists, and the Oklahoma City Thunder rallied in the fourth quarter to beat the Spurs 95-91 ...

Thunder even series with Spurs despite Aldridge's 41

May 3, 2016

Thunder even series with Spurs despite Aldridge's 41

The Oklahoma City Thunder nearly gave the game away in a wild final sequence that referees acknowledge should have been blown dead before it started. All that matters to the Thunder is that they’re all even with the San Antonio Spurs. Russell Westbrook had ...

Aldridge has big night as Spurs thrash Thunder in Game 1

May 1, 2016

Aldridge has big night as Spurs thrash Thunder in Game 1

The San Antonio Spurs dismantled the Oklahoma City Thunder — in a hurry. LaMarcus Aldridge had 38 points and the Spurs beat the Thunder 124-92 on Saturday night, never trailing in Game 1 of the second-round series. The Spurs scored the most postseason points ...

Westbrook silences Cuban as Thunder eliminate Mavericks

Apr 26, 2016

Westbrook silences Cuban as Thunder eliminate Mavericks

Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban said Oklahoma City’s Russell Westbrook is an All-Star, but not a superstar. Westbrook gave him plenty of reasons to reconsider. He had 36 points, 12 rebounds and nine assists, and the Thunder beat the Mavericks 118-104 on Monday night ...

Thunder star Durant says testy playoffs just part of game

Apr 25, 2016

Thunder star Durant says testy playoffs just part of game

Kevin Durant suddenly, and reluctantly, found himself at the center of a conversation over whether Oklahoma City’s rough-and-tumble series with Dallas was out of control. LeBron James steadfastly believes he won’t have the same problem, even though the Cleveland star was called out twice ...

Westbrook shines in Thunder win

Mar 23, 2016

Westbrook shines in Thunder win

Russell Westbrook’s recent play has been on par with some of the game’s all-time greats. The dynamic point guard had 21 points, 15 assists and 13 rebounds to help the Thunder beat the Houston Rockets 111-107 on Tuesday night. Westbrook has 15 triple-doubles this ...

Mar 13, 2016

Spurs extend home-court winning streak to 41 games

The San Antonio Spurs have adjusted just fine after a busy offseason. Just ask the Oklahoma City Thunder, who saw the difference while failing to hold another fourth-quarter lead. Kawhi Leonard scored 26 points and San Antonio beat Oklahoma City 93-85 on Saturday night ...

Rubio conquers Thunder with clutch 3-pointer before final buzzer

Mar 12, 2016

Rubio conquers Thunder with clutch 3-pointer before final buzzer

Ricky Rubio’s 3-pointer with 0.2 seconds remaining lifted the Minnesota Timberwolves to a 99-96 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder. Rubio finished with 13 points and 12 assists for his eighth double-double of the season. Warriors 128, Trail Blazers 112 In Oakland, Stephen Curry ...

Warriors equal NBA record with 44th straight home win

Mar 4, 2016

Warriors equal NBA record with 44th straight home win

Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors matched one record set by Michael Jordan’s Chicago Bulls as they close in on the bigger mark. Curry scored 33 points in his return from an ankle injury and the Warriors tied Chicago’s NBA mark by winning ...

Clippers rally from 22 down

Mar 3, 2016

Clippers rally from 22 down

The day began for the Oklahoma City Thunder with the stunning news that part-owner Aubrey McClendon had died. It ended with the players and coaching staff shaking their heads for another reason. The Thunder squandered a 22-point lead in a 103-98 loss to the ...

Curry sublime as Warriors rally past Thunder in overtime

Feb 28, 2016

Curry sublime as Warriors rally past Thunder in overtime

Stephen Curry had no clue how far from the hoop he was. He just knew it was time to shoot. His 3-pointer from beyond 30 feet with 0.6 seconds left in overtime gave the Golden State Warriors a 121-118 win over the Oklahoma City ...

Mourning Thunder beat Pelicans

Feb 12, 2016

Mourning Thunder beat Pelicans

Basketball didn’t matter much to Kevin Durant on Thursday night. Thunder assistant coach Monty Williams’ wife, Ingrid, was involved in a car crash Tuesday night in Oklahoma City and died Wednesday. Monty Williams coached the Pelicans last season before coming to Oklahoma City to ...