The Thunder officially fell out of the running for Gasol, as ESPN reported that Chicago and San Antonio were the leading candidates to sign him, Chicago being the most likely team to land him.
The Oklahoma City Thunder's season came to end in Game 6 of the Western Conference Finals after a 112-107 overtime loss to the San Antonio Spurs. Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook combined for 65 points, 21 rebounds, 10 assists, 7 steals and 3 blocks in the loss. The Spurs are headed back to the NBA Finals for the second straight season.
The Oklahoma City Thunder tied up the Western Conference Finals at 2-2 behind Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant's 71 points, 10 rebounds, 15 assists and 8 steals. Other leaders included Kendrick Perkins with 10 rebounds and Serge Ibaka with 3 blocks. Game 5 is on Thursday in San Antonio at 8pm.
Serge Ibaka returned in Game 3 to score 15 points, grab 7 rebounds and block 4 shots, helping the Thunder defeat the Spurs 106-97. OKC now trails 2-1 in the series. Kevin Durant scored 25 points and had 10 rebounds, while Russell Westbrook scored 26 points and 7 assists. Game 4 is on Tuesday at 8 pm.
Sam Presti has announced that Serge Ibaka is now listed as a day-to-day with his calf injury.
The Oklahoma City Thunder fell to the San Antonio Spurs 112-77 in Game 2 of the Western Conference Finals, the worst playoff loss in team history. Russell Westbrook led the team with 15 points, 5 assists and 2 steals, while Kevin Durant scored 15 points and Steven Adams pulled down 8 rebounds. Game 3 is on Sunday in Oklahoma City.
The Oklahoma City Thunder lost to the San Antonio Spurs 122-105 in Game 1 of the Western Conference Finals. Kevin Durant had 28 points and 9 rebounds in the loss to lead the team. Other leaders included Kendrick Perkins with 9 rebounds, Russell Westbrook with 7 assists, and Nick Collison and Derek Fisher with 2 steals.
The Oklahoma City Thunder advanced to the Western Conference Finals after defeating the Los Angeles Clippers 104-98 in Game 6. The Thunder will be without starting PF Serge Ibaka for the remainder of the playoffs after he suffered a left calf injury. Can the Thunder make it to the Finals for the second time in three seasons without Ibaka?
The Oklahoma City came back from 7 points down with 49 seconds left in Game 5, defeating the Los Angeles Clippers 105-104 to take a 3-2 series lead. Russell Westbrook led the team with 38 points, 6 assists and 3 steals. Other leaders included Kevin Durant with 10 rebounds and Serge Ibaka and Steven Adams with 2 blocks apiece.
The Oklahoma City Thunder evened the series with the Los Angeles Clippers with a 112-101 win in Game 2. Kevin Durant, fresh off becoming MVP, led the team in scoring with 32 points. Russell Westbrook recorded another triple-double, this time with 31 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists. The series shifts to LA this Friday for Game 3.