HoopsHype Oklahoma City Thunder Buzz Meter

by HoopsHype - Updated: September 20, 2014 | 08:24 AM - Twitters - Rumors - Roster - Salaries

Anthony Slater

Trade of Hasheem Thabeet doesn't necessarily mean Thunder is going to add someone. OKC likes roster flexibility. Currently at 14.

Emiliano Carchia

Thunder trade Hasheem Thabeet to the Sixers (76ers will waive him right after) sportando.com/en/usa/nba/132…

Royce Young

Let us remember Hasheem Thabeet's most memorable moment in a Thunder uniform: youtu.be/nMF1QeFgSSM

Anthony Slater

Story on the Thunder trading Hasheem Thabeet to Philly for a $1.25 million trade exception and a phantom pick - bit.ly/VPQBNd

Royce Young

The Thunder now have 14 players on guaranteed contracts for next season.

Anthony Slater

OKC also receives a highly protected second round pick in the deal, though it is unlikely to ever make it to the Thunder.

Royce Young

The Thunder are just getting a $1.2 million traded player exception in the deal, I'm told. Sixers are under the cap.

Anthony Slater

The Thunder has traded center Hasheem Thabeet to Philadelphia for a $1.25 million trade exception.

Marc Stein

Thunder, I'm told, will send cash considerations to Sixers so Philly will absorb Thabeet's contract. OKC thus creates $1.25 million TPE

Anthony Slater

The Thunder's D-League program has turned into a career springboard for players, coaches and support staff - newsok.com/article/5335444

Anthony Slater

Updated NBA title odds have Thunder (6/1) fourth behind Bulls (11/2), Spurs (4/1) and Cavs (5/2).

Arash Markazi

Odds to win the 2015 NBA Championship via @BovadaLV: Cavaliers - 5/2 Spurs- 4/1 Bulls - 11/2 Thunder - 6/1 Clippers - 12/1

Ray Richardson

Some new odds from @BovadaLV: To win NBA title, Kevin Love, LeBron James and #Cavs 5/2; #Spurs 4/1; #Bulls 11/2; #Thunder 6/1.

Michael Pointer

Crowd is entering and players on field, but pretty big lightning strike went off to the west. Plenty of thunder. Stay tuned. #indyeleven

Royce Young

Mildly interesting: In the Thunder's Mark Daigneault release, they only referred to the 66ers as its "D-League team." Name change coming?

Payal Doshi

It’s only fitting my Friday evening involves #FBF to the @raptors vs @Oklahoma City Thunder on @NBATVCanada. #NBAWithdrawl

Anthony Slater

Updated story on the Thunder's hiring of Mark Daigneault as 66ers coach, with quotes from Presti, Billy Donovan: bit.ly/1zcRcFO

Royce Young

The Thunder have named Mark Daigneault the new head coach of the 66ers. He replaces Darko Rajakovic who just joined Scott Brooks' staff.

Sam Amick

Former Tulsa 66ers head coach Darko Rajakovic moved up to become one of Scott Brooks' assistants with the Thunder last month.

Anthony Slater

66ers job even more appealing with move to OKC. Games at Cox Center. Practice facility in Edmond. Closely linked to Thunder.

Anthony Slater

The Thunder has hired Florida assistant Mark Daigneault as head coach of its D-League team: bit.ly/1zcRcFO

John Rohde

Could the "Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon" take @Kevin Durant from the #Thunder to the #Wizards? bit.ly/1vofPz4 @FranchiseOK @steelyonsports

Paul Garcia

Last RT, ESPN Summer Forecast voters picked Spurs to win the Western Conference Finals next season with 232 votes, Thunder 159, Clippers 89

Shams Charania

Free agent forward Lance Thomas -- with CHI in July -- has reached agreement on a training camp deal with the Thunder, sources tell RealGM.

Arash Markazi

The Clippers and Thunder lead the league with the most nationally televised games at 32.

Jorge Sierra

What the Thunder need to do to win the title. shar.es/LUm66 First: Get rid of Kendrick Perkins.

Jorge Sierra

Soccer-inspired dunk by Thunder player. shar.es/LAft5

Adrian Wojnarowski

Pleiss is one of top centers in Europe, headed to Barcelona this year. Thunder plan had been 2015-'16 for Pleiss, which is still likely.

Alex Kennedy

Free agent Dahntay Jones worked out for NBA teams today in Las Vegas. The Kings, Cavaliers, Spurs, Thunder and Wizards were in attendance.

Royce Young

Thunder are currently in negotiations to play the 66ers home games at the Cox Convention Center.

Royce Young

Thunder announce they're relocating the 66ers to Oklahoma City.

Royce Young

Thunder announce they've re-signed Grant Jerrett.

Marc J. Spears

Thunder acquired rights to Sofoklis "Baby Shaq" Schortsanitis from Hawks in the Thabo Sefolosha deal. Don't expect him ever to play for OKC.

Darnell Mayberry

If the deal is finalized today, the Thunder's trade exception will expire July 15, 2015.

Darnell Mayberry

The Thunder also will receive the rights to Sofoklis Schortsanitis. OKC will send Sefolosha, the rights to Giorgos Printezis and cash to ATL

Darnell Mayberry

Thunder & Hawks working on sign and trade for Thabo Sefolosha. OKC will get 4+ million trade exception. Deal expected to be finalized today.

Shams Charania

Free agent Grant Jerrett has reached agreement on a multi-year deal to re-sign with the Oklahoma City Thunder, league source tells RealGM.

Darnell Mayberry

Thunder spokesman says Perry Jones has undergone arthroscopic surgery on his right knee. Procedure was planned. Jones will miss 4-6 weeks.

John Rohde

Still no official release on @Anthony Morrow from #Thunder. He still has formality of passing physical. @FranchiseOK @steelyonsports

Royce Young

Despite the Baskonia president saying Tibor Pleiss would be in the NBA this season, the Thunder still don't have plans to sign him currently

Royce Young

Morrow was always a top target for the Thunder, but had dedicated their attention to chasing Pau Gasol. After missing there, they got Morrow

Marc J. Spears

Anthony Morrow lands three-year, $10 million deal with Thunder with team option in third season, source said. @Darnell Mayberry first .

Darnell Mayberry

Anthony Morrow has agreed to join the Thunder, giving Oklahoma City a 3-point shooter and depth on the wing. Story coming soon.

Frank Isola

If Phil can add Pau Gasol that would be huge addition for the Knicks. Keep hearing Bulls, Spurs & Thunder for Gasol but Knicks have a shot

Royce Young

Just a note: The Thunder's $6.6 million trade exception created in the Kevin Martin sign-and-trade expires in 24 hours.

Darnell Mayberry

Jerrett is a restricted free agent, but the Thunder remains interested in signing him to a long-term deal.

Adrian Wojnarowski

Spurs staying diligent on free agent Pau Gasol, but Bulls and Thunder -- with Lakers lurking -- lead the way, sources tell Yahoo.

Dave McMenamin

League source tells me the Thunder, once confident they had a legit chance at Pau, now consider it a long shot to land Gasol

Marc Stein

Competition for Pau, though, remains stacked. You've got Thunder/Spurs/Bulls still chasing PLUS Knicks or Lakers depending on who gets Melo

Marc Stein

As part of Thunder's continuing pursuit of Pau Gasol, I'm told OKC coach Scotty Brooks met today with Gasol to add his pitch to the pile