Thank heavens, preseason is finally over for the Thunder. They wrapped it with a 105-91 loss to the Jazz, going 2-5. Perry Jones had 20.
Thunder finish the preseason with four straight double-digit losses by a combined 85 points. Regular season begins next Wednesday.
If Kevin Durant makes it back by the beginning of December, the Thunder should be fine. But they could struggle for the first month
The Thunder look like a team trying to learn how to play without the second best player in the world
Thunder with 0 fast break points in the 2nd quarter - 4 for the game both baskets on fatal turnovers (above FT line) in 1st quarter
OKC has been riddled by injury though, and that goes way beyond even Kevin Durant. Jackson, Perkins, Lamb all out for the Thunder
Enes Kanter finishes the first half with 16 points and 3 rebounds, as the Jazz lead the Thunder 58-50
Former Cal Bear Richard Solomon on the floor for the Thunder
Thunder on a 7-0 run with Trey Burke on the bench
Kevin Durant is at the Thunder's game against Utah tonight. Sitting in a suite.
According to thunder coach Scott brooks, expect ibaka to play 30 minutes tonight and Westbrook to play up to 25 minutes tonight
Westbrook, Andre Roberson, Anthony Morrow, serge ibaka and Steven Adams to start for the thunder against the jazz tonight
Nick Collison makes his preseason debut for the Thunder tonight. No Reggie Jackson.
Will be interesting to see who plays tonight against the thunder and if there are any minutes restrictions.
Kevin Durant drove 6 times a game last year. He averaged 1.03 pts per drive and the Thunder averaged 1.41 pts per drive. Both best in NBA
Thunder play 17 of first 25 games against non-playoff teams. Either lets them get by without Durant or losses they can never get back
Nick Collison was a limited participant in Thunder practice today. Also a chance he makes his preseason debut tomorrow night.
Amir Johnson clarified he hurt his foot, not ankle, against Thunder, but is back to 100 per cent
Proof NBA preseason means little: Spurs, Clippers, Thunder (even w/o Durant), all have losing records. Remember, it’s purely practice.
Depleted Thunder roster has lost its last three preseason games by a combined 71 points.
It's a final: Wolves 112, Thunder 94 here in Tulsa. Mo Williams has 19, KMartin and Ricky 13 each
Going back to the 80s tonight w/ Thunder dance team's "Baby I'm a Star" by Prince and Elvis Costello's "Pump It Up."
Official word from Thunder is Russell Westbrook is healthy enough to return, but Scott Brooks (smartly) giving him rest of night off.
Wolves moving ball, creating turnovers, lead Thunder 55-43 early in 34d
New face at Thunder games this year: Former NBAer Michael Cage now doing color commentary for OKC telecasts
Wolves 49, Thunder 40 at the half in Tulsa. KMartin has 10 pts in 17 mins in preseason debut, Ricky scored 8 pts in 10 mins