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Forget that crazy 8 seed; Thunder can get to No. 7

OKC can pull within two games with win against No. 7-seeded Dallas

     Ever since their team’s record finally rose to the .500 mark on Jan. 2, tortured Thunder fans have zeroed in on the No. 8 playoff seed in the Western Conference. Read more...

No Durant, but Thunder's plan remains unchange

Slew of injuries have put OKC in survival mode all season

     Friday’s formal announcement that Kevin Durant would not return this season came as no great shock, but that didn’t make general manager Sam Presti’s statement any less painful to read. Read more...

Najera-Cleaves collision revisited this week

OU and MSU meet in NCAA Tournament for first time since the 1999 TKO


Was Westbrook robbed of his 10th triple-double?

     Ten days ago in a home game against Minnesota, Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook unsuccessfully tried to tip in a teammate’s missed shot shortly before exiting the game for good. Read more...

Every minute matters in race for No. 8 seed

Even tipoff time matters in three-way battle for West's final playoff spot

      Friday night reminded us the race for the No. 8 seed in this year’s Western Conference playoffs could be decided in a matter of minutes. Read more...

Friday the 20th becomes Friday the 13th for Thunder

Indefinite loss of Durant wasn't the only bad news for OKC

     Superstitious folk had to endure back-to-back Friday the 13ths in February and March, but Friday the 20th began with some horrible misfortune for the OKC Thunder, particularly for coach Scott Brooks. Read more...

Will recruiters cite racism against OU?

Racist video could result in negative recruiting against Sooners

     Racism falls under the “People who live in glass houses shouldn’t throw stones” covenant, because when it comes to racism the entire world seems to reside in one huge glass house. Read more...

Is Thunder about to lose control?

Lose tonight and OKC will surrender No. 8 playoff spot to New Orleans

      Lose tonight at home against the Los Angeles Clippers and the OKC Thunder no longer controls its own destiny to make this year’s Western Conference playoffs. Read more...

OU vs. KU: From title bout to mismatch?

Jayhawks hobble into Norman with 11th straight Big 12 title already won

     When the Big 12 released its 2014-15 schedule, the March 7 contest between Oklahoma and Kansas might as well have been posted as a flashing neon sign. The season finale at Lloyd Noble Center seemed destined to be a showdown for this year’s conference crown. Read more...

Update on career highs vs. Thunder

Add Canaan and Moore to the list of castoffs to burn OKC

     Time for another Thunder update. In back-to-back games, the Thunder has been killed by normally harmless players having career games. Read more...