Entries Tagged as 'Oklahoma City Thunder'

Oklahoma City Thunder 102, Phoenix Suns 90 — The Durant-Westbrook Show

January 15th, 2013 · 64 Comments

PHOENIX — The NBA is a star’s league such that it often seems like a pair of studs can beat a lesser team 2-on-5. That wasn’t far from the truth tonight on the offensive end at least, as Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook outscored the Suns on their own in the second half to take […]

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Tags: Marcin Gortat · Oklahoma City Thunder · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Recap

Preview: Oklahama City Thunder (29-8) at Phoenix Suns (13-26)

January 14th, 2013 · 19 Comments

Oklahoma City 102, Phoenix Suns 90 As far as wins go, Saturday’s 97-81 shellacking of the Chicago Bulls might be as sweet as they come for the Phoenix Suns in 2012-13. The victory was the 2,000th in the history of the franchise, it snapped a five-game losing streak and a 12-game road losing streak, and […]

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Tags: Jared Dudley · Michael Beasley · Oklahoma City Thunder · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Preview

Oklahoma City Thunder 114, Phoenix Suns 96 — Talent wins out

December 31st, 2012 · 39 Comments

Until the clock struck 5:00 in the fourth quarter on Monday, the fans in Chesapeake Energy Arena and the Oklahoma City Thunder team itself appeared bored with the Phoenix Suns. When the clock hit 0:00, the Thunder had pulled out a 114-96 home win after finally turning on the jets late and making what was […]

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Preview: Phoenix Suns (11-20) at Oklahoma City Thunder (23-6)

December 31st, 2012 · 10 Comments

Oklahoma City Thunder 114, Phoenix Suns 96 It’s one thing for the young Suns, who are 2-13 on the road, to end a five-game losing streak away from U.S. Airways Center but quite another to do it against the Oklahoma City Thunder playing with a little nasty streak. The Phoenix Suns didn’t have many answers […]

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Northwest Division NBA blog previews

October 23rd, 2012 · No Comments

We continue our tour of the NBA blog previews with Kevin Durant, Kevin Love and the rest of the Northwest Division: Denver Nuggets: Denver Stiffs Minnesota Timberwolves: Canius Hoopus | TwolvesBlog Oklahoma City Thunder: Welcome to Loud City Portland Trail Blazers: Blazersedge.com Utah Jazz: SLC Dunk

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Phoenix Suns fall to OKC Thunder, give role players opportunities

October 19th, 2012 · 14 Comments

Alvin Gentry used a game against the well-executing Oklahoma City Thunder to test out his pieces that had something to prove. Phoenix fell to OKC 107-97 on Friday at the Bok Center in Tulsa, Okla., and the unusual suspects of P.J. Tucker, Wesley Johnson and Luke Zeller led the Suns in minutes played. Those three, along […]

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Tags: Bench · Oklahoma City Thunder · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Recap