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Hornets Trading Hamidou Diallo To Thunder

The following excerpt is from an article that originally appeared on OKC Thunder Hoops Rumors The Hornets will send 45th pick Hamidou Diallo to Oklahoma City, tweets ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. The teams can’t finalize the deal until July 6 because it involves a pick that Charlotte will receive from the Nets in the Dwight Howard trade, which […]

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Draft Updates: Porter, Young, Simons, Sexton

The following excerpt is from an article that originally appeared on OKC Thunder Hoops Rumors Michael Porter Jr. was impressive at Friday’s pro day in Chicago, tweets Steve Kyler of Basketball Insiders. Although there’s no question about his talent, several teams are concerned about Porter’s physical condition in the wake of back surgery that cost […]

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Royal Ivey To Join Knicks’ Coaching Staff

The following excerpt is from an article that originally appeared on OKC Thunder Hoops Rumors Thunder assistant Royal Ivey will accept a position on David Fizdale’s coaching staff with the Knicks, posts Ian Begley on ESPN Now. Ivey, who grew up in New York, is in the process of finalizing a deal with the organization. […]

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Thunder Notes: Presti, Donovan, Grant, T. Young

The following excerpt is from an article that originally appeared on OKC Thunder Hoops Rumors After making significant trades the past two summers, Thunder GM Sam Presti is hoping for a quieter offseason, writes Berry Tramel of The Oklahoman. Of course, that will largely be determined by Paul George, who is expected to opt out […]

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Draft Notes: Ponds, Heron, Spellman, Melton

The following excerpt is from an article that originally appeared on OKC Thunder Hoops Rumors After being passed over for the NBA Draft Combine, Shamorie Ponds of St. John’s is concentrating on team workouts to prove himself, writes Adam Zagoria of ZagsBlog. The sophomore guard put up a 21.6/5.0/4.7 line for the Red Storm this […]

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Grading Paul George’s First Season in OKC

The following excerpt is from an article that originally appeared on OKC Thunder Hoops Rumors Paul George got nearly all A’s in his first season with the Thunder from Berry Tramel of The Oklahoman. George received high marks for deportment, stamina, defense and 3-point shooting, but only a D in ball security and a C […]

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