Tag: ThunderUp

WATCH: James Harden pushes back against report of rift with Chris Paul

The Houston Rockets’ blockbuster trade to acquire Russell Westbrook from the Oklahoma City Thunder earlier this month had so many backstories.

Lack of trade interest in Chris Paul blessing in disguise for Thunder

The Oklahoma City Thunder have made a plethora of moves in the span of just three weeks. One of them was trading for Chris Paul....

Damian Lillard on dagger against Thunder: ‘That was for Seattle’

A native Oakland, Portland Trail Blazers star Damian Lillard is not afraid to let us know what’s on his mind. It’s...

Knicks had no interest in trading for Russell Westbrook, per report

The New York Knicks struck out big time during free agency, failing to add any of the top-end players. It led...

LOOK: Rockets officially welcome Russell Westbrook to the team

The Houston Rockets made waves last week when they acquired former NBA MVP Russell Westbrook from the Oklahoma City Thunder. Said...
Caption: Nov 16, 2016; Oklahoma City, OK, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook (0) and Houston Rockets guard James Harden (13) react after a play against the Houston Rockets during the fourth quarter at Chesapeake Energy Arena. Mandatory Credit: Mark D. Smith-USA TODAY Sports

Five NBA Christmas Day games we’d love to see

Christmas Day isn’t just a holiday celebrated by billions across the world. It has become the unofficial NBA holiday. Recent years...

WATCH: Russell Westbrook says goodbye to Thunder on IG

The blockbuster trade of Russell Westbrook from the Oklahoma City Thunder to the Houston Rockets on Thursday changes the entire landscape of the NBA's Western...
Rockets guard Chris Paul

Heat not aggressively pursuing Chris Paul, per report

Once Chris Paul was sent to the Oklahoma City Thunder in the blockbuster Russell Westbrook trade Thursday evening, suggestions were that he could land on...
Jan 5, 2017; Houston, TX, USA; Houston Rockets guard James Harden (13) hugs Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook (0) after the Rockets defeated the City Thunder at Toyota Center. Houston Rockets won 118 to 116. Mandatory Credit: Thomas B. Shea-USA TODAY Sports

WATCH: James Harden talks about Russell Westbrook blockbuster trade

As has been the case throughout this summer, the NBA didn't disappoint Thursday evening. Seemingly out of the blue, the Oklahoma City Thunder traded former...

Four most likely Chris Paul trade scenarios

The Oklahoma City Thunder might have added Chris Paul in the blockbuster Russell Westbrook trade on Thursday, but he’s not going to be in OKC...

Winners and losers from Russell Westbrook blockbuster

What has been an eventful summer around the NBA world took another turn Thursday evening when the Oklahoma City Thunder sent Russell Westbrook to the...

Report: Russell Westbrook traded to Rockets for Chris Paul, first-round picks

In an NBA offseason filled with blockbuster moves, the Oklahoma City Thunder and Houston Rockets reportedly delivered another on Thursday night in a stunning swap...

LOOK: Russell Westbrook likes IG post of him in Heat uniform

Following the surprising trade of Paul George to the Los Angeles Clippers, it appears that the Oklahoma City Thunder are blowing things up.

Kevin Durant’s brand manager rips Russell Westbrook: ‘Nobody wants to play with him’

Russell Westbrook is currently in talks with the Oklahoma City Thunder about potentially being traded, but if you believe Kevin Durant's brand manager Randy Williams,...

Why contending teams should avoid Russell Westbrook

The Paul George blockbuster trade from the Oklahoma City Thunder to the Los Angeles Clippers earlier this weekend captivated onlookers. It...

Report: Heat front office loves Russell Westbrook

Following the blockbuster trade that sent Paul George to team up with Kawhi Leonard on the Los Angeles Clippers, it appears that the Oklahoma City...

Thunder asked for massive haul from Raptors in Paul George trade talks

One underrated development behind the scenes regarding the Paul George blockbuster trade to the Los Angeles Clippers is that the defending champion Toronto Raptors attempted...

Winners and losers from Paul George, Kawhi Leonard blockbusters

The NBA world was thrown for a loop early Saturday morning when the Los Angeles Clippers signed reigning NBA Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard and acquired...

Paul George defends Russell Westbrook after blockbuster trade

The Oklahoma City Thunder pulled off a massive trade early Saturday morning, sending Paul George to the Los Angeles Clippers for Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, Danilo Gallinari...

Thunder, Russell Westbrook talking trade, per report

The Oklahoma City Thunder could be starting anew with a complete rebuild after trading All-NBA forward Paul George early Saturday morning.
Nerlens Noel

Nerlens Noel to become free agent after declining player option, per report

Oklahoma City Thunder center Nerlens Noel will not be picking up his $1.9 million player option for the 2019-20 season and will become a free...

10 NBA players on the trade block following the draft

Last week’s NBA Draft set the stage for what promises to be an active offseason around the league. We already know how things might have...

10 ways the NBA Draft changed free agency this summer

The NBA Draft took center stage around the Association Thursday night in Brooklyn. More so than ever before, teams utilized the draft as a way...

Thunder looking to trade Steven Adams, others, in salary dump

The Oklahoma City Thunder find themselves right at the luxury tax heading into an offseason in which the team isn’t expected to be too active....