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Oklahoma City Thunder – Getting Better, Still Not Enough

Posted on 21 Jan, 2015, by in NBA

The Oklahoma City Thunder are finally above .500 following a 94-86 win over the Miami Heat with Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook doing just about enough but not really impressing, mostly relying on their defense to seal the deal. More

Thunder vs Heat – Reversal of Roles

Posted on 30 Jan, 2014, by in NBA

The script in this rivalry usually says that Kevin Durant outscores LeBron James while the Miami Heat beat the Oklahoma City Thunder. I guess it was something of an opposite Wednesday that opened a lot of eyes for a lot of people. More

LeBron James Shouldn’t Be Praising Kevin Durant

Posted on 29 Jan, 2014, by in NBA

The collision course Kevin Durant and LeBron James are in the battle for the MVP award and possibly the NBA title is getting more serious, but things could be a bit more fun if there was a little less friendship in this rivalry and a bit more healthy portions of hate. More

NBA on Christmas – Thunder vs Heat Predictions

Posted on 25 Dec, 2012, by in NBA

There aren’t that many games on the NBA regular season calendar you eagerly anticipate even before it begins. This one, a rematch of the NBA Finals between the Miami Heat and the Oklahoma City Thunder, featuring the two best basketball players on the planet, LeBron James and Dwyane Wade is one of those rare cases. More

New Christmas Day NBA Jerseys

Posted on 13 Nov, 2012, by in Featured

As always, the NBA is planning a special night on Christmas, this time with everything going as planned instead of making it the season opener like last year, when the lockout ate up about a quarter of the season. More

Thunder Losing to the Heat in Adjustments Battle

Posted on 20 Jun, 2012, by in NBA

It seems like the Oklahoma City Thunder are just regressing with every passing game. Scott Brooks finds it harder and harder to explain why his team threw another game. The Miami Heat keep on moving forward with the same game plan, with more and more guys stepping up each time. Erik Spoelstra, definitely on the hot seat in these playoffs, is a big part of why LeBron James is one win away from his first NBA Title. More

2012 NBA Finals, Game 4 – LeBron James Overcomes, Russell Westbrook Not Enough

Posted on 20 Jun, 2012, by in NBA

Russell Westbrook had the shooting night of his life, finishing with 43 points and producing numbers rarely seen in NBA Finals series over the last 25 years. But it wasn’t enough. What the Oklahoma City Thunder brought to the table wasn’t enough. The Miami Heat showed more than just a hobbling LeBron James and Dwyane Wade. As the playoffs progress, this turns out to be much more than just a 2.5 superstars team. More

2012 NBA Finals – LeBron James Suddenly Loves Fourth Quarters

Posted on 18 Jun, 2012, by in NBA

In a far from perfect and flawless game from both teams, the Miami Heat committed less mistakes with the game on the line. Kevin Durant couldn’t get another monster fourth quarter going, while LeBron James seems to have applied every lesson he learnt last season in the NBA Finals, taking it out on the disappointing Oklahoma City Thunder. More

Heat & LeBron James Settle Score With Thunder & Durant

Posted on 5 Apr, 2012, by in NBA

LeBron James and the Miami Heat had something to prove. As little as some regular season games mean in the long run, beating the Oklahoma City Thunder and outplaying Kevin Durant seemed like a must for a team that unlike the criticism around them, didn’t seem to buy in to the apocalyptic prophecies. More