Kevin Durant decided to leave Oklahoma City to join forces with Steph Curry, Klay Thompson, and Draymond Green in the Bay. In response, Russell Westbrook defiantly re-signed with Oklahoma City. In the aftermath, there is a franchise that was surprised by Durant’s choice, a strained relationship and obviously hard feelings.
There is plenty of speculation and intrigue about how good the Atlanta Hawks will be going into the 2016-17 NBA season. Even though forward Al Horford and point Jeff Teague are no longer with the team, signing center Dwight Howard has many Hawks fans thinking big.
Oklahoma City Thunder fans got some unexpected great news earlier in the week when point guard Russell Westbrook signed a contract extension with the organization. Many thought that Westbrook would become a free agent this summer and ultimately leave just like former teammate Kevin Durant.
The Minnesota Timberwolves made headlines this offseason when they hired former Chicago Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau. As the Timberwolves start to press towards the 2016-17 season, their former head coach isn’t happy about how things went down.
As reported by The Vertical, Russel Westbrook is set to re-sign with the Oklahoma City Thunder. The deal will be announced during a press conference on Thursday in Oklahoma City. Westbrook will sign a 3-year max, $85 million dollar contract with a player option after the 2017-2018 season.
The public perception surrounding the Golden State Warriors have changed since they won the NBA title two years ago. As the Warriors were on the brink of winning 73 games in one NBA season, there were many fans and media personalities that turned on them throughout the journey.
Many expected the Boston Celtics to be major players during the NBA free agent period this summer. While the Celtics didn’t make the splash they thought they would, signing forward Al Horford was very big as the organization continues their quest to become a championship contender.
Klay Thompson vows that his game isn’t changing despite the addition of Kevin Durant to the Warriors
Despite blowing a 3-1 lead to the Cleveland Cavaliers in the Finals, the Golden State Warriors were going to entire next season as the favorite to win the championship. Now that they’ve added Kevin Durant to the Big 3 of Steph Curry, Klay Thompson, and Draymond Green, you can’t find many people who would pick […]
Earlier this month, the Utah Jazz decided to trade former first round pick Trey Burke to the Washington Wizards. Burke never made the splash that many thought he would when he was drafted three years ago.