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Future between Thunder, Gabriel Deck remains uncertain amidst conflicting offseason reports

Photo Credits: Bryan Terry/The Oklahoman When the Oklahoma City Thunder inked, and subsequently bought out, Real Madrid forward Gabriel Deck in April — the deal had been as seen a win-win. For the Thunder, the move allowed them to utilize cap space on an asset in Deck while reaching the salary floor in the process.Continue reading “Future between Thunder, Gabriel Deck remains uncertain amidst conflicting offseason reports”

What we know surrounding the Thunder’s 2021 Summer League roster

Photo Credits: Sue Ogrocki/AP The Oklahoma City Thunder have become infamous for keeping their news tight-lipped. Whether it’s a trade, draft selection, or free-agent acquisition — hardly anyone outside of the franchise ever figures out about said move beforehand. That sentiment is no different than the Thunder’s Summer League roster. The Thunder are slated toContinue reading “What we know surrounding the Thunder’s 2021 Summer League roster”

Rumor mill pairs Thunder next to Markannen, Dinwiddie, others nearing free agency

Photo Credits: Dylan Buell/Getty Images With NBA free agency kicking off at 5 pm CST on Monday, turnover throughout the league is to be expected. Wielding a surplus of $30 million in cap space, the Oklahoma City Thunder have been tagged a dark horse in bringing on free agent talent. Here is the latest buzzContinue reading “Rumor mill pairs Thunder next to Markannen, Dinwiddie, others nearing free agency”

Report: Gabriel Deck in talks with FC Barcelona

Photo Credits: Kelley L. Cox/USA Today Sports When Oklahoma City originally signed forward Gabriel Deck to a four-year, $14.5 million contract, some doubted that the 26-year-old would hang around the Thunder for as long as listed. As reports have trickled into the mainstream, those suspicions may have been correct, but not in the way youContinue reading “Report: Gabriel Deck in talks with FC Barcelona”

Cam Reddish expected to be “explored” in trade discussions — should the Thunder place an offer?

Photo Credits: Todd Kirkland/Getty Images As we near the final stretch before Thursday’s NBA Draft, discussions and rumors are expected to ramp up as time progresses. As reported on Sunday, it appears player movement is now on the menu, this time with Atlanta Hawks forward Cam Reddish. As first reported by ESPN’s Jonathan Givony, NBAContinue reading “Cam Reddish expected to be “explored” in trade discussions — should the Thunder place an offer?”

Thunder among teams linked to Collin Sexton

Photo Credits: Chuck Cook/USA Today Sports Smokescreen season has officially begun. As we continue to near draft day, it’s hard to find players not pummeled in draft rumors. For this week’s batch up reports, Collin Sexton has made the headlines — and Oklahoma City has been pegged as a suitor. As first reported by SamContinue reading “Thunder among teams linked to Collin Sexton”

Thunder second-round pick Vit Krejci spotted at Raptors game

With the Thunder wielding an job opening for a two-way contract, any and all leads connecting potential candidates to the franchise will need to be monitored — Wednesday sparked our first droplet of speculation in Vit Krejci. As reported by DailyThunder Writer Brandon Rahbar, Oklahoma City’s second-round selection Vit Krejci was in attendance for Wednesday’sContinue reading “Thunder second-round pick Vit Krejci spotted at Raptors game”

With Delon Wright to Detriot, has Presti garnered leverage for George Hill?

Photo Credits: Coby Van Loan/OKC Thunder ESPN Senior Writer Adrian Wojnarowski broke the trade deadline first domino late Wednesday night, in a simple move that had no inkling on the Thunder — but it could made a difference. On surface, names in Delon Wright and Cory Joseph should have no impact on the Thunder’s featureContinue reading “With Delon Wright to Detriot, has Presti garnered leverage for George Hill?”

Kenrich Williams trade “unlikely” according to recent report

Photo Credits: Coby Van Loan/OKC Thunder Kenrich Williams has been acclaimed by many Thunder fans and media in general to be Oklahoma City’s best trade asset — turns out, he may not get moved at all. Yahoo Sports Writer Keith Smith broke the first substantial news on the 26-year-old wing Wednesday via Twitter, suggesting thatContinue reading “Kenrich Williams trade “unlikely” according to recent report”

Kenrich Williams garnering buzz, trade value still up in the air

Photo Credits: Coby Van Loan/OKC Thunder Oklahoma City wing Kenrich Williams has emerged onto the NBA scene as we cross the 24-hour mark from tomorrow’s 3 p.m. ET trade deadline. The 26-year-old has been highly-coveted amongst Thunder fans all-season long, and as he’s continued to prosper under Mark Daigneault, opposing league executives have taken notice.Continue reading “Kenrich Williams garnering buzz, trade value still up in the air”