For the first time in franchise history the Toronto Raptors have made it to the NBA Finals. After beating the Magic, Sixers and Bucks the Raptors take on the Warriors in the Finals. After only playing 9 games last season Kawhi Leonard was traded from the Spurs to the Raptors. He played 60 games this season and averaged 26.6 Points Per Game, 3.3 Assists Per … Continue reading The Raptors Road To The Finals.
For the 3rd straight season the Oklahoma City Thunder have been knocked out of the playoffs in the first round. This season it was a 4-1 series loss to the 3rd seed, the Portland Trail Blazers. Let’s take a look at this series before we look at solutions. Game one: Oklahoma @ Portland. It was a 104-99 win for the Trail Blazers. Trail Blazers: Damian … Continue reading The Thunder Tragedy.
In a matter of days the Oklahoma City Thunder have dropped from 3rd seed to 8th. This is what the basic standings show anyway. In truth they are tied for 6th seed with the San Antonio Spurs and the Los Angeles Clippers. These three teams are 7.0 games behind the leaders of the west, the Golden State Warriors. They are all 7.0 games ahead of … Continue reading The Next Step For The Thunder.
Russ and PG went off last night. A combined 88 out of 148 points last night in double overtime against the Jazz. Jazz beat Thunder 4-2 in the first round of the playoffs last season, but the team showed a great attitude and came out on top. Russ played 43 minutes and got 43 points, 8 assists and 15 rebounds. He shot 51.7% from the … Continue reading The Gods Of Thunder.
When Oklahoma City Thunder were playing the New Orleans Pelicans on the 6th November 2018 Russell Westbrook rolled his ankle in the third quarter of the game after landing on Anthony Davis’ foot. Since then Westbrook has been struggling on the offensive end of the court. specifically his shooting and scoring. On the 23rd December he scores 8 points going 3-17 from the field and … Continue reading Russ’ Shooting Slump and Thunders future.
So far Oklahoma City Thunder Forward Paul George has had a Marvelous season putting up outstanding numbers in most of his games. On the 6th December Thunder played the Brooklyn Nets and George got 47 points which is 1 point short of his career high of 48 points. Looking at his overall stats from his first season with the Thunder and this season you can … Continue reading Paul George- Season Comparisons and Future MVP?
What a night for the Thunder last night! With a lead that never wavered the Thunder demolished the Chicago Bulls at Chesapeake Energy Arena. They we 20 points up at halftime at 64-44. Unfortunately for the Bulls they were unable to bring it back in the second half taking their record to 7-24. Thunder are […]
Russell Westbrook has overtaken Jason Kidd for the third most career triple-doubles with 108. The standings now go – Oscar Robertson At 181 – Magic Johnson At 138 – Russell Westbrook At 108 Saturday evening at 9pm ET Westbrook overtook Kobe Bryant for 30th place in most career assists. This doesn’t sound like much but it’s still an achievement. Westbrook is now the 2nd all … Continue reading Russell Westbrook- Recent Achievements.
Thunder vs Cavaliers led Westbrook to get his 107th Triple-Double. This means he is now tied for 3rd with Jason Kidd for all time Triple-Doubles. He achieved this with 23 points, 19 rebounds and 15 assists. They win against the Cavs 100-83 and tonight they are playing the Hawks. #ThunderUp #WhyNot Continue reading Russell Westbrook Triple Double 107.
Reeling from their first win of the season the Thunder are going up against clippers tonight in just under two hours. Clippers are hoping to keep their momentum up as they are 4-2 so far whereas the Thunder are 1-4. With clippers In 7th and Thunder in 13th anything is possible tonight. Continue reading TONIGHTS GAME: THUNDER VS CLIPPERS.
Tonight around about now when I’m writing this we have tip off for tonight’s Thunder game vs the Celtics. With Westbrook, George and Adams playing. Can be Thunder scrape their first win tonight? Or will they lose and make their record 0-4? Continue reading GAME OF THE NIGHT: THUNDER VS CELTICS.
Last night Russell Westbrook made his season debut against the Sacramento Kings. The final score was 131-120 taking Thunder to a 0-3 record so far. Go check out the article titled “is it too early to worry about okc” by halloffamehoops. Russ got 32 points and 12 rebounds last night which in my opinion is pretty good for his first game. With 79 games left … Continue reading RUSS’ RETURN.
Despite a loss last night, Dennis Schroeder and Paul George of the Oklahoma City Thunder scores a combined 48 points. That is almost half of Thunders points from the game. From two people. When Westbrook is cleared to play again. I think it’ll be 70+ points per game from those three. Playoffs here we come. #ThunderUp. Continue reading 48 point combo on opening night!
On the opening night of the Season Oklahoma City Thunder suffered a disappointing loss to the Golden State Warriors. The final score was 100-108. However Thunder did not have Westbrook playing as he had not been cleared for full contact yet. When Westbrook comes back I think the Thunder will be a top three team in the West. #ThunderUp. Continue reading Thunders disappointing loss.
I was checking out Thunder news and things earlier today and I saw a post saying ‘How far do you think Thunder are going to go this season?’ So I read some of the comments and there was all types of things. ‘First round exit’ ‘Won’t make the playoffs’ ‘If Westbrook changed his game a little they could win a ring’ All things like that. … Continue reading How far will the Thunder go?
A couple of days ago, Oklahoma City Thunder Point Guard Russell Westbrook underwent surgery on his right knee. He will be evaluated in four weeks time but it is likely he will miss the preseason and if somethings goes wrong he might miss some or all of the regular season living Thunder in the lurch. What do you think will happen? Ps: Sorry for not … Continue reading Westbrook Surgery.
One day closer. Today we are taking a look at Golden State Warrior Kevin Durant. Name: Kevin Wayne Durant. Date Of Birth: 29th September 1988. Position: Small Forward He was selected by the Seattle SuperSonics, later Oklahoma City Thunder, in the 2007 draft. He played nine season with Thunder before going to Golden State where he has won 2 NBA championships. He has won NBA … Continue reading Preseason Countdown Day 3: Kevin Durant.
Day 2! We’re getting closer. Today’s article is on Magic Johnson. Let’s get into it. Name: Earvin ‘Magic’ Johnson Jr. Date Of Birth: August 14th 1959. Playing career: 1979-91, 1996. He played for the Los Angeles Lakers after he was drafted in 1979. He was a Point Guard and played for 13 seasons. He was a 5x NBA champion in 1980,82,85,87,88. He scored an average … Continue reading Preseason Countdown: Magic Johnson.
For a countdown the the NBA 2018-19 season I’m going to be doing a fact file kind of thing for a player each day. Let’s start with one of my personal favourites: Paul George. Name: Paul Clifton Anthony George. Date Of Birth: May 2nd 1990. He plays in the NBA as a small forward and has played for the Indiana Pacers from 2010 when he … Continue reading Preseason Countdown: Paul George.
Clippers rookie Shai Gilgeous-Alexander said in a recent interview that he is most looking forward to playing Russell Westbrook in his rookie season. In an interview with The Athletic he said: “Just ’cause of the energy he [Westbrook] plays with, his competitiveness. I feel like it’ll be fun to go against him. It’ll spark me to play harder.” The 6-foot-6 Point Guard hopes to make … Continue reading Shai Gilgeous-Alexander Looking Forward To Playing Westbrook.
Over the past two years the Cleveland Cavaliers have suffered a couple losses. First in the 2016-17 off-season Kyrie Irving left to join Gordon Hayward and the rest of the Boston Celtics. This year they lost Lebron James who left to join Kyle Kuzma and the Los Angeles Lakers. After suffering the loss of Kyrie the Cavs made it to the NBA finals and ultimately … Continue reading How Far Will The Cavs Go?
The following predictions are for both players and the team. 1. Russel Westbrook will not average another triple double. Averaging a triple double for two consecutive seasons is spectacular to everyone. But given the massive effort it took in Thunders last regular season game against the Grizzlies, people think that Westbrook will fall short this season. But not because he can’t do it because as … Continue reading 5 Predictions For The Thunder This Season.
2016-17 MVP Russell Westbrook is going for his second MVP award this season. How will he get it? To get his second MVP award Westbrook will need to first of all get thunder a good seed in the playoffs, preferably 1st or 2nd. Doing so will increase his odds considerably because thunder are thought of being capable of getting these seeds. Fans won’t be surprised … Continue reading How Can Russell Westbrook Get His Second MVP Award This Season?
On October 17th 2018 at 3:30 AM UK time the Oklahoma City Thunder will face off against rivals Golden State Warriors. Former MVP Russell Westbrook of the Thunder will go against former teammate Kevin Durant. Continue reading Oklahoma City Thunder Opening Day.
Oklahoma City Thunder Point Guard Russell Westbrook’s rating for NBA2K has been released. He has received a 93 overall. This is lower than Los Angeles Lakers Lebron James who got a 97. Westbrook also received a lower rating than warriors Steph Curry and Kevin Durant. Continue reading Russell Westbrook’s NBA2K Rating.