Oklahoma City Thunder Rumors
He’s a complete basketball junkie. Early in his career with the Thunder, staffers literally had to kick Durant out of the practice facility and lock the door behind him so he’d go home and get some rest. He has pulled off some of that obsessive behavior in recent years, expanding his horizons with other hobbies, but at his core, Durant can’t get enough of the roundball.
A report of the Oklahoma City Thunder being interested in Anthony is legitimate. One person close to Anthony doubts he would play in Oklahoma City but that perhaps he’d be willing to at least talk. Another simply said “Houston” when asked about the OKC report.
Bill Simmons: Have a scoop – OKC and Carmelo are officially circling each other. OKC’s Troy Weaver recruited Melo to Cuse + has known him since DMV days.
Woj was on ESPN this week talking about how the Lakers new regime – Magic Johnson and Rob Pelinka – has basically been in full Paul George and LeBron James mode from the day they took over.
Adrian Wojnarowski: Their job is to make the Lakers a destination place again for the biggest free agents in the game. Lebron is going to be the biggest free agent in the game next year. The Lakers are going to be in full Paul George mode from now until July 1 next year … for Lebron, it’s started, and it started from the day they took over.