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Thundersticks Episode 217: Thunder Sign Paul Watson Jr., Waive Josh Hall: The Breakdown + My Thoughts!

In this episode, Ben breaks the news of the Thunder signing forward Paul Watson Jr. while also waiving forward Josh Hall. The pod gives insight into both transactions, what resumes they carry heading into their next opportunity, and if Oklahoma City made a mistake in waiving Josh Hall. Download the DraftKings Sportsbook app now andContinue reading “Thundersticks Episode 217: Thunder Sign Paul Watson Jr., Waive Josh Hall: The Breakdown + My Thoughts!”

Thundersticks Episode 216: Reacting To Thunder 2k Ratings + Gabriel Deck Is Heading Back To OKC!

In this episode, Ben takes a deep dive into all of the Thunder players’ 2k ratings for the annually released “NBA2k” going in detail as to who ranks the best, you got shortchanged, and what to expect when playing with Oklahoma City’s own. He also discusses Gabriel Deck and his departure for Bricktown, what itContinue reading “Thundersticks Episode 216: Reacting To Thunder 2k Ratings + Gabriel Deck Is Heading Back To OKC!”

Thundersticks Episode 215: Thunder Sign Vit Krejci! + NBA.com Ranks Thunder Last In Conference Standings: Let’s Talk About It

In this episode, Ben discusses the Thunder’s recent signing of guard Vit Krejci, what to expect from the rookie, and how he fits into the rotation. He also delves into NBA.com ranking the Thunder last in conference ratings, and what goals the Thunder will look to accomplish next season. Download the DraftKings Sportsbook app nowContinue reading “Thundersticks Episode 215: Thunder Sign Vit Krejci! + NBA.com Ranks Thunder Last In Conference Standings: Let’s Talk About It”

Thundersticks Episode 214: Did Oklahoma City Make a Mistake with Svi? + Gabriel Deck Returning? + Roster Projection Update!

In this episode, Ben breaks down his thoughts on Svi Mykhailiuk joining the Toronto Raptors, Gabriel Deck reportedly rejoining the Thunder, and modifying the Thunder’s roster projection as we await the regular season. Original Airdate: September 2, 2021 Length: 36 minutes, 51 seconds Episode No. 214 The Thundersticks Podcast is a proud affiliate of TheContinue reading “Thundersticks Episode 214: Did Oklahoma City Make a Mistake with Svi? + Gabriel Deck Returning? + Roster Projection Update!”

Thundersticks Episode 213: MAJOR ANNOUNCEMENT! + Roster Rankings v 1.0: Scouting All 15 Thunder Members!

In this episode, Ben breaks down the entirety of Oklahoma City’s roster ranking them 1-15 while also announcing the podcast’s new partnership with DraftKings. Download the DraftKings Sportsbook app now and use promo code TBPN to receive $200 in FREE bets when you place a one dollar bet on any week one NFL game. MustContinue reading “Thundersticks Episode 213: MAJOR ANNOUNCEMENT! + Roster Rankings v 1.0: Scouting All 15 Thunder Members!”

Thundersticks Episode 213: Thunder Offseason Mailbag! Josh Giddey Starting? + Roster Projection + Theo vs. Ty + Top Games to Watch

In this episode, Ben runs through a variety of Thunder questions submitted by the viewers in regards to what to watch from Oklahoma City. Among these questions lie questions surrounding Josh Giddey potentially starting, who to watch for the Thunder’s last couple of roster spaces, the backcourt minute crunch, scheduling updates, and more! Original Airdate:Continue reading “Thundersticks Episode 213: Thunder Offseason Mailbag! Josh Giddey Starting? + Roster Projection + Theo vs. Ty + Top Games to Watch”

Thundersticks Episode 212: Thunder Summer League Award Show + Josh Hall Inked to Two-Way Deal: What That Means For The Roster

In this episode, Ben breaks down the Thunder’s recent signing of Josh Hall to a two-way contract, and how the acquisition impacts the roster. He also goes gives insight as to whom he believes the Thunder’s MVP, ROTY, MIP, DPOY, and more are from the Vegas Summer League, and how everyone else performed. Original Airdate:Continue reading “Thundersticks Episode 212: Thunder Summer League Award Show + Josh Hall Inked to Two-Way Deal: What That Means For The Roster”

Thundersticks Episode 211: Thunder Set Summer-League High In Finale! + Rob Edwards EXPLODES From The Field

In this episode, Ben breaks down the Thunder’s Summer-League Finale versus the Spurs, Rob Edwards’ explosion from the floor, and everyone else who impressed. Original Airdate: August 17, 2021 Length: 35 minutes, 7 seconds Episode No. 211 The Thundersticks Podcast is a proud affiliate of The Basketball Podcast Network. All other affiliates of the networkContinue reading “Thundersticks Episode 211: Thunder Set Summer-League High In Finale! + Rob Edwards EXPLODES From The Field”

Thundersticks Episode 210: Jaylen Hoard Amps Up Versus Pacers + Jeremiah Robinson-Earl Continues To Impress!

In this episode, Ben recaps the Thunder’s recent contest versus the Pacers, Jaylen Hoard’s big-time play, Jeremiah Robinson-Earl’s outing, and all else from there matchup. Original Airdate: August 15, 2021 Length: 30 minutes, 34 seconds Episode No. 210 The Thundersticks Podcast is a proud affiliate of The Basketball Podcast Network. All other affiliates of theContinue reading “Thundersticks Episode 210: Jaylen Hoard Amps Up Versus Pacers + Jeremiah Robinson-Earl Continues To Impress!”

Thundersticks Episode 209: Rob Edwards BREAKS OUT Against Warriors + Maledon Hits His Stride

In this episode, Ben breaks down the Thunder’s recent performance against the Warriors, Rob Edwards’ big night, Theo’s three-ball, and what stuck out in Oklahoma City’s matchup. Original Airdate: August 14, 2021 Length: 24 minutes, 30 seconds Episode No. 209 The Thundersticks Podcast is a proud affiliate of The Basketball Podcast Network. All other affiliatesContinue reading “Thundersticks Episode 209: Rob Edwards BREAKS OUT Against Warriors + Maledon Hits His Stride”