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Thunder Buddies podcast (All-Star Edition Part 1) – Hamidou Diallo Dunkfest

NewsOK.com By Erik Horne Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our continued hope for wall-to-wall coverage of the...
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Thunder rookie Hamidou Diallo wins NBA dunk title with help from Shaq

NewsOK.com By Erik Horne Staff Writer ehorne@oklahoman.com CHARLOTTE, N.C. — “This is too easy. I need the biggest person in the building.” Thunder rookie Hamidou Diallo had already called for a ball rack,...
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The Thunder's handshakes are next-level. Just watch Russell Westbrook, Steven Adams and Co.

NewsOK.com By Erik Horne Staff Writer ehorne@oklahoman.com Steven Adams called it a "weird thing." Nope Read more on NewsOK.com
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A closer look at three unique Thunder pregame ‘handshakes’

NewsOK.com By Erik Horne [ILLUSTRATIONS BY TODD PENDLETON/THE OKLAHOMAN] The T-Ferg ‘Turkey’ It started around Thanksgiving. Read more on NewsOK.com
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Thunder rookie Hamidou Diallo wins 2019 Slam Dunk Contest

NewsOK.com By Erik Horne Erik Horne CHARLOTTE, N.C. – “This is too easy. I need the biggest person in the building.” Thunder rookie Hamidou Diallo had already called for a ball rack, but Diallo wanted...
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VIDEO: Trae Young falls in NBA Skills Challenge final round on Jayson Tatum's halfcourt shot

NewsOK.com By Erik Horne CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Trae Young looked like he was coasting to a 2-for-2 start in his first NBA All-Star Weekend. Read more on NewsOK.com
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Kevin Durant says relationship with Russell Westbrook was never 'in a bad place'

NewsOK.com By Erik Horne CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant aren't on the same team during All-Star Weekend, but Durant is taking up for his former teammate. On Saturday morning at...
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For Paul George, this All-Star Weekend – this season – is a little different

NewsOK.com By Erik Horne CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Paul George was already at the podium when he was noticed by maybe the youngest person at the Bojangles Center. Read more on NewsOK.com
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The Thunder's 'King of New York' set to enter the dunk contest

NewsOK.com By Maddie Lee Staff Writer mlee@oklahoman.com “Hami one more time,” the Alimoe Day Memorial Classic MC said as Hamidou Diallo dribbled down the court on a fast break. In mid-air Diallo threaded...
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Trae Young's Hawks future looking bright with adjustments to the NBA

NewsOK.com By Erik Horne Staff writer ehorne@oklahoman.com The play didn’t end with points, but it encompassed how far Trae Young had come, how much control the 20-year-old has imposed on the NBA in just...
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All-Star journal: Don't call Buddy Hield a 'darkhorse' in the 3-point contest

NewsOK.com By Erik Horne ehorne@oklahoman.com CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Call it a Buddy Breakout. Pistons forward Blake Griffin may stand as the best former University of Oklahoma player currently in the NBA,...
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Thunder Buddies podcast: OKC looks ready for the All-Star break in NOLA

NewsOK.com By Erik Horne Maddie Lee Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' comedy 'Ted,' but inspired by our continued hope for wall-to-wall coverage of...
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Thunder reportedly signing Markieff Morris

NewsOK.com By Erik Horne Staff Writer ehorne@oklahoman.com The Thunder has reportedly added what could be a key rotation player come playoff time. The Thunder agreed to a contract with veteran forward...
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Thunder: Russell Westbrook passes Gary Payton to become franchise all-time leading scorer

NewsOK.com By Maddie Lee NEW ORLEANS – Thunder guard Russell Westbrook is rarely caught off guard in postgame media scums, but the news that he had become the franchise all-time leading scorer Thursday...
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NBA All-Star Break comes at right time for Thunder after 131-122 loss to Pelicans

NewsOK.com By Maddie Lee Staff Writer mlee@oklahoman.com NEW ORLEANS — Maybe the matchup appeared too lopsided. When applying Newton’s First Law, the Thunder seemed destined to roll right over the Pelicans...
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Thunder journal: Two-big lineup gives Thunder momentary spark

NewsOK.com By Maddie Lee Staff Writer mlee@oklahoman.com NEW ORLEANS – The wave of fashionably late fans hadn’t yet arrived, so a person halfway up the lower bowl could yell in the sparse crowd and be...
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Report: Thunder to sign veteran forward Markieff Morris

NewsOK.com By Erik Horne The Thunder has reportedly added what could be a key rotation player come playoff time. The Thunder agreed to a contract with veteran forward Markieff Morris on Thursday, ...
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VIDEO: Russell Westbrook talks Kevin Durant and more on Kevin Hart's web series

NewsOK.com By Erik Horne Russell Westbrook has opened up again, this time in a cold tub. In an episode of “Cold As Balls” – a video series by comedian Kevin Hart on his Laugh Out Loud network –...
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Jazz center, Edmond native Ekpe Udoh launches agricultural partnership with OSU-OKC

NewsOK.com By Erik Horne Ekpe Udoh is all about healthy eating. It’s why the Edmond native and Utah Jazz center was back in Oklahoma City this week for a unique partnership with Oklahoma State University....
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Anthony Davis' public trade request crippled both Lakers & Pelicans

NewsOK.com By Berry Tramel On January 28, agent Rich Paul, went through the NBA bullhorn, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, to inform Planet Earth that Anthony Davis did not plan to re-sign with the New Orleans...
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Blog Articles

Get your ‘Hamidou Diallo: The Super Honey Dip’ slam dunk champ shirt

SBN: Welcome to Loud City (J.A. Sherman) — You saw the dunk; now own the shirt. On Saturday, Feb. 16th 2019, Hamidou Diallo , the Thunder ’s hyper-athletic rookie, became a part of history by winning the All-Star Slam Dunk Title. If...
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OKC Thunder star Paul George hits center stage at 2019 NBA All-Star Game

Thunderous Intentions (Tamberlyn Richardson) — With a growing spotlight on OKC Thunder star Paul George for MVP during the same questions kept popping up at 2019 NBA All-Star Game interviews. In his sixth All-Star appearance, Paul George makes...
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OKC Thunder star Russell Westbrook active All-Star weekend: fashion, family, PG, KD, GOATs and more 

Thunderous Intentions (Tamberlyn Richardson) — As OKC Thunder superstar Russell Westbrook prepares for his eighth All-Star appearance TI dives into his activities and lit sound bites at the 2019 NBA All-Star weekend. Day two of the 2019 NBA...
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OKC Thunder: Social media abuzz over slam dunk champ Hamidou Diallo

Thunderous Intentions (Tamberlyn Richardson) — The 2019 NBA All-Star Game served up an entertaining Saturday night with OKC Thunder rookie Hamidou Diallo capping the night as the new slam dunk champion Some OKC Thunder fans are likely too...
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OKC Thunder Super-Ham is in the building – Hamidou Diallo wins 2019 AT&T Slam Dunk Contest

Thunderous Intentions (Alex Mcewen) — OKC Thunder rookie Hamidou Diallo transformed into Super-Ham and walked away as the 2019 AT&T Slam Dunk Champion. T.I. offers results and review from the event. Over the years the AT&T...
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2019 NBA All-Star Game: Joe Harris wins 2019 MTN DEW 3-Point Contest

Thunderous Intentions (Alex Mcewen) — The 2019 NBA All-Star Game festivities continued with Steph Curry igniting his hometown crowd, but Joe Harris walked away as the 2019 MTN DEW 3-Point Contest champion. As the 2019 NBA All-Star...
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Hamidou Diallo Wins 2019 Slam Dunk Contest

DailyThunder.com (Weston Shepherd) — Hami is bringing the slam dunk trophy to OKC.
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Hami Diallo did what?!?

SBN: Welcome to Loud City (J.A. Sherman) — It is incredibly difficult to create an iconic moment in the Slam Dunk competition. Rookie Diallo just did it. Thunder rookie Hamidou Diallo was a late addition to the 2019 NBA All-Star...
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Taking stock of the Thunder on the eve of 2019 All-Star Weekend

SBN: Welcome to Loud City (Mark Bruty) — The Thunder are having an interesting season, without a doubt. What has surprised us most? The Thunder are technically past half-way this season, but the All-Star Game has always served as a...
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So What is Transient Cervical Neuropraxia?

DailyThunder.com (Olivia Panchal) — Discussing Markieff Morris and his mysterious injury
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Saturday Morning Cartoons: Ham Dunk Contest

DailyThunder.com (Daily Thunder Staff) — Hami's doin the Slam Dunk Contest. Here's a video to excite you.
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OKC Thunder: The talent and fit of Markieff Morris

Thunderous Intentions (Stephen Dolan) — Markieff Morris is coming to the OKC Thunder. He’ll add depth, skill, and intensity to a team that already has a surplus of each. But, how is the fit between Morris and the Thunder?...
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2019 NBA All-Star MTN DEW ICE Rising Stars Preview

Thunderous Intentions (Tamberlyn Richardson) — The first major player event of the 2019 NBA All-Star weekend features MTN DEW ICE Rising Stars Game. Although no OKC Thunder stars are in the match it offers plenty of excitement. With the 2019...
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Let’s Talk About Kieff

DailyThunder.com (Weston Shepherd) — Markieff Morris is coming to OKC. This is what I think about it.
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Three takeaways from OKC Thunder Valentine’s Day Loss

Thunderous Intentions (Noah Schulte) — In one of the most disappointing games of the year, the New Orleans Pelicans beat the OKC Thunder 131-122. Here’s why it matters. The New Orleans Pelicans probably shouldn’t have beat...
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Down to Dunk Podcast: Markieff Morris to the Thunder

DailyThunder.com (Andrew Schlecht) — Discussing the loss in New Orleans, the addition of Markieff Morris, and more.
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OKC Thunder: Schedule of All-Star weekend events and what to watch for

Thunderous Intentions (Tamberlyn Richardson) — Three OKC Thunder players head to Charlotte, NC for the 2019 NBA All-Star weekend festivities. Peruse the schedule below and key things to watch for. With the OKC Thunder completing their...
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Friday Bolts: 2.15.19

DailyThunder.com (Weston Shepherd) — Top Oklahoma City Thunder news and headlines for Friday, February 15, 2019.
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OKC Thunder: Russell Westbrook adds all-time franchise points leader to list of accomplishments

Thunderous Intentions (Tamberlyn Richardson) — The OKC Thunder may have lost their final match entering the break but it sure wasn’t due to a lack of effort from Russell Westbrook who became the all-time leading scorer of the franchise....
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Player Grades: OKC Thunder third quarter malaise leads to Pelicans victory in final pre-break game

Thunderous Intentions (Tamberlyn Richardson) — The OKC Thunder fail to close out the game versus the New Orleans Pelicans as the drop their final game heading into the All-Star break. Hey, it’s been an impressive season to date for the...
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