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Oklahoma City Blue outlook: Tracking last season’s roster

Photo Credits: Juan Ocampo/NBAE via Getty Images After opening the season with a league-best 7-1 record, the Oklahoma City Blue endured a grueling 1-7 end-cap that pushed themselves from a then contender to being out of the playoffs via tiebreaker. Though gut-punching, last season’s Blue team racked up a hoard of accolades ranking first inContinue reading “Oklahoma City Blue outlook: Tracking last season’s roster”

Oklahoma City Blue season schedule announced, will play at Paycom Center

Photo Credits: Oklahoma City Blue via Facebook NBA action is back, that is no different for the G-League. Following a 12-game Disneyworld expedition, the Oklahoma City Blue are prepped for another season of play, and per team release — their regular-season schedule is out.  The Oklahoma City Blue will have a new place to callContinue reading “Oklahoma City Blue season schedule announced, will play at Paycom Center”

Blue guard Rob Edwards added to Thunder Summer League roster

Photo Credits: Juan Ocampo/Getty Images Blue guard Rob Edwards put the G-League bubble on notice last season with his offensive play. He’s set to return in Las Vegas, this time — he’ll be playing summer ball with the Thunder. Broken first by Ben Creider of BricktownBeat.com, Rob Edwards will play on the Thunder’s Summer LeagueContinue reading “Blue guard Rob Edwards added to Thunder Summer League roster”

Thunder ink Aaron Wiggins to a two-way contract

One of the Thunder’s biggest stipulations headed into the NBA Draft came in the form of roster spots. With a team permeating with rotational talent, many expected Oklahoma City to exhaust a mere three guaranteed roster spots through the draft. As reported Sunday, that hypothetical benchmark has been reached. According to Joe Mussatto of TheContinue reading “Thunder ink Aaron Wiggins to a two-way contract”

Blue standout Omer Yurtseven signed by Heat

After the conclusion of the Oklahoma City Blue’s regular season in Orlando, two names stood out — Moses Brown — and Omer Yurtseven. For Moses Brown, his leap to the NBA took nothing more than a recall from the Thunder. Under his two-way contract, the UCLA alum trotted right into the big leagues on aContinue reading “Blue standout Omer Yurtseven signed by Heat”

Thunder replenish roster, sign Jaylen Hoard to two-way contract

Photo Credits: Juan Ocampo/NBAE Getty Images After a week of questioning how Oklahoma City would go about refilling their roster, a resolution had surfaced in a matter of hours. This time, Presti’s final imprint came in adding forward Jaylen Hoard to the team’s second-and-final two-way contract. Unlike recent Thunder addition Justin Robinson, this isn’t theContinue reading “Thunder replenish roster, sign Jaylen Hoard to two-way contract”

Moses Brown receives G-League First-Team, All Defensive Team Honors for stay in Orlando

Photo Credits: Juan Ocampo/NBAE Getty Images Moses Brown has burst onto the NBA scene in recent weeks, shocking fans league wide with ferocious jams, breakout speed, and bully-ball like tactics on the board — but his emergence didn’t come out of nowhere. Brown dominated the G-League circuit in February, overpowering defenders throughout his stay inContinue reading “Moses Brown receives G-League First-Team, All Defensive Team Honors for stay in Orlando”

Blue lose out on playoff bid, close out on a remarkable season

Photo Credits: Juan Ocampo/NBAE Getty Images The Oklahoma City Blue’s season came to a close midday Saturday, officially being elevated from playoff contention. Oklahoma City surged out the gate as a championship contender to begin the regular-season. The Blue ranked top 5 in near every major category through eight games, tugging over a three-way tieContinue reading “Blue lose out on playoff bid, close out on a remarkable season”

Blue fumble playoff-sealer to Warriors 113-103, await Ignite game for fate

Opportunities come and go, that sentiment stands true with Oklahoma City’s playoff situation. The Blue walked into the HP Field House Saturday with three potential playoff-clinchers under their belt, falling just short on all three occasions. There contest against Santa Cruz brought the group’s final chance. A win here — welcome to the playoffs. AContinue reading “Blue fumble playoff-sealer to Warriors 113-103, await Ignite game for fate”

The Oklahoma City Blue have one game left, here’s how they can make the playoffs.

Photo Credits: Juan Ocampo/Getty Images It wasn’t all that long ago when the Oklahoma City Blue looked like a clear-cut contender in the G-League. Starting the season 7-1, the Blue positioned themselves in a three-way tie for first place — now they’re vying for a final playoff spot. After dropping four of their last fiveContinue reading “The Oklahoma City Blue have one game left, here’s how they can make the playoffs.”