Basketball News Releases Archive


MARCH
March 21: Thunder Signs Derek Fisher
March 18: Hayward Recalled to Tulsa 66ers
March 17: Hayward Assigned to Tulsa 66ers
March 16: Ryan Reid Assigned to Tulsa 66ers
March 4: Lazar Hayward Recalled from Tulsa 66ers
March 2: Lazar Hayward Assigned to Tulsa 66ers

FEBRUARY
February 22: Kevin Durant to Replace Johnson in Three-Point Contest
February 20: Heat's James, Thunder's Durant named Players of the Week
February 20: Westbrook to Compete in Skills Challenge
February 13: Knicks' Lin, Thunder's Westbrook named Players of the Week
February 11: Scott Brooks Earns Spot as Western Conference Head Coach for the 2012 NBA All-Star Game
February 9: Westbrook Named to 2012 Western Conference All-Star Team
February 6: Thunder Recalls Ryan Reid from Tulsa 66ers
February 2: Durant Named 2012 Western Conference All-Star Starter
February 1: Scott Brooks Named Western Conference Coach of the Month

JANUARY
January 30: Heat's James, Thunder's Westbrook Named Players of the Week
January 19: Thunder Signs Westbrook to Multi-Year Extension
January 18: Maynor Undergoes Successful Surgery
January 16: Ryan Reid Assigned to Tulsa 66ers
January 16: Durant and Westbrook Named Finalists for 2012 U.S. Olympic Team
January 8: Eric Maynor Injury Update
January 4: Durant, Harden, Ibaka, Perkins and Westbrook on 2012 NBA All-Star Ballot
January 4: Ryan Reid Undergoes Successful Surgery
January 3: James, Durant named NBA Players of the Week

DECEMBER
December 24: Thunder Waives Nate Robinson
December 19: Thunder Waives Anthony Goods
December 19: Thunder Acquires 2nd Round Pick From Bobcats
December 16: Thunder Waives Marcus Dove
December 13: Thunder Acquires Lazar Hayward
December 13: Thunder Adds Reid to Training Camp Roster
December 12: Thunder Waives Terrence Roberts
December 11: Thunder Training Camp 2011 Roster
December 10: Thunder Signs Reggie Jackson
December 9: Thunder Re-signs Daequan Cook
December 9: Thunder Announces Training Camp Additions
December 8: Thunder Announces Media Day and Training Camp
December 8: Statement on Behalf of Sam Presti Regarding Nate Robinson
December 6: Thunder's 2011-2012 Regular Season Schedule Announced
December 5: Thunder Announces 2011 Preseason Schedule
December 2: Thunder to Play on Christmas Night

JUNE
June 27: Thunder Extends Qualifying Offer to Daequan Cook
June 23: Thunder Drafts Reggie Jackson With 24th Pick in NBA Draft

APRIL
April 20: Thunder Recalls Robert Vaden from Tulsa 66ers
April 14: Thunder 2011 First Round Playoff Schedule Announced
April 9: Thunder Signs Robert Vaden

MARCH
March 30: Cole Aldrich Assigned to Tulsa 66ers
March 27: Thunder Recalls Byron Mullens From Tulsa 66ers
March 10: Byron Mullens Assigned to Tulsa 66ers
March 4: Robinson Undergoes Successful Surgery
March 1: Thunder, Perkins Agree to Contract Extension

FEBRUARY
February 25: Thunder Recalls Byron Mullens from Tulsa 66ers
February 24: Thunder Acquires Perkins and Robinson
February 24: Thunder Acquires 12-Year Veteran Nazr Mohammed
February 17: Westbrook, Curry, Rose and Wall Selected By Fans to Compete Against Chris Paul in 2011 Skills Challenge
February 8: All-Stars Kevin Durant, Ray Allen and Paul Pierce Headline 2011 Foot Locker Three-Point Contest Field
February 3: Westbrook Selected to Western Conference All-Star Team
February 3: Byron Mullens Assigned to Tulsa 66ers
February 2: Thunder Recalls Cole Aldrich from Tulsa 66ers
February 1: Ibaka Named to Rookie Challenge and Youth Jam

JANUARY
January 27: Durant Voted Western Conference All-Star Starter
January 27: Russell Westbrook Named Finalist for 2011 Taco Bell Skills Challenge
January 5: Serge Ibaka To Represent Thunder In 2011 Sprite Slam Dunk Contest

DECEMBER
December 30: Cole Aldrich Assigned to Tulsa 66ers
December 12: Thunder Recalls Byron Mullens From Tulsa 66ers
December 9: Byron Mullens Assigned to Tulsa 66ers
December 6: Thunder Recalls Cole Aldrich

NOVEMBER
November 23: Thunder Extends Collison's Contract
November 18: Durant, Green, Sefolosha, Westbrook on 2011 NBA All-Star Ballot Presented by T-Mobile

OCTOBER
October 25: Thunder Exercises Options on Six Players
October 25: Fans Encouraged to Wear Blue, Arrive Early for Wednesday's Opening Night
October 21: Thunder Gears Up for Opening Night on Oct. 27
October 20: Thunder Waives Dyson and Millsap
October 15: Thunder Waives Carter and Longar

SEPTEMBER
September 28: Thunder Injury Update
September 28: Thunder Adds Longar to Training Camp Roster
September 27: Thunder Announces Training Camp Roster
September 21: Krstic Undergoes Successful Surgery
September 15: Thunder to Hold Blue & White Scrimmage at Yukon High on Oct. 1
September 10: Thunder Announces Media Day and Training Camp

AUGUST
August 31: Thunder Announces Reconstructed Front Office
August 24: Thunder Announces 2010-11 Coaching Staff
August 10: Thunder's 2010-2011 Regular Season Schedule Announced
August 6: Thunder Signs Cole Aldrich
August 3: NBA Announces Four Thunder games

JULY
July 30: Thunder Waives Kyle Weaver
July 28: Durant, Green, Westbrook Named Finalists by USA Basketball
July 23: Thunder Announces 2010 Preseason Schedule
July 22: Presti and Thunder Agree to Multi-Year Extension
July 19: Statement from Sam Presti on the Hiring of Rich Cho
July 8: Thunder Acquires Cole Aldrich and Morris Peterson
July 2: Thunder Announces Summer League Roster

JUNE
June 24: Thunder Acquires Pleiss, Williams, Reid and Future First Round Pick in 2010 NBA Draft
June 24: Statement From Sam Presti
June 23: Thunder Acquires 18th Pick and Daequan Cook from Heat
June 14: Thunder to Play Memphis Grizzlies in Tulsa

MAY
May 12: Nick Collison Undergoes Succesful Surgery
May 6: Oklahoma City Thunder 2009-10 By the Numbers
May 6: Oklahoma City’s Durant Earns First All-NBA First Team Honor
May 5: Thabo Sefolosha Named to 2010 NBA All-Defensive Second Team
May 5: Green Added to 2010-12 USA Basketball Men’s National Team
May 4: Thunder Excercises Option on Brooks

APRIL
April 30: Harden Named to T-Mobile All-Rookie Second Team
April 15: Mullens, Shakur and Weaver Recalled from Tulsa
April 14: Mullens and Mustafa Recalled From Tulsa 66ers
April 8: Thunder Assigns Kyle Weaver to Tulsa 66ers
April 7: Thunder Assigns D.J. White to Tulsa 66ers

MARCH
March 31: Thunder Assigns Mustafa Shakur to Tulsa 66ers
March 31: Thunder Signs Mustafa Shakur
March 12: Thunder Recalls Kyle Weaver From Tulsa 66ers
March 5: Antonio Anderson Signed to Second 10-Day Contract
March 4: Thunder Assigsns DJ White to Tulsa 66ers
March 2: Thunder Assigns Mullens, Weaver to Tulsa 66ers
March 1: Scott Brooks Named Western Conference Coach of the Month

FEBRUARY
February 22: Thunder Signs Antonio Anderson
February 13: Thunder's Westbrook to replace Rose in Skills Challenge
February 10: Durant, Westbrook Named to Team USA Program
February 8: Russell Westbrook Named Western Conference Player of the Week
February 1: Kevin Durant Named Western Conference Player of the Week

JANUARY
January 28: Durant Selected to Western Conference All-Star Team
January 27: Harden, Westbrook Named to T-Mobile Rookie Challenge and Youth Jam
January 21: D. J. White Undergoes Successful Surgery
January 8: Thunder Recalls D.J. White from Tulsa

DECEMBER
December 28: Thunder Recalls Byron Mullens From 66ers
December 26: Thunder Assigns DJ White to Tulsa 66ers
December 22: Thunder Acquires Maynor From Utah Jazz

NOVEMBER
November 30: Kyle Weaver Undergoes Successful Surgery
November 30: Kevin Ollie Undergoes Successful Surgery
November 26: Thunder Signs Mike Wilks
November 25: Thunder Waives Bowen
November 25: Thunder Begins Five-Game Homestand Friday
November 24: Thunder Recalls Kyler Weaver From Tulsa 66ers
November 21: ESPN to Air Thunder Versus Bucks
November 21: Thunder Assigns Mullens, Weaver to Tulsa 66ers
November 18: Livingston Undergoes Successful Procedure
November 17: Thunder's Shaun Livingston to Undergo Procedure
November 10: Durant, Green, Westbrook on 2010 All-Star Ballot

OCTOBER
October 28: Thunder Signs Sefolosha to Multi-year Contract Extension
October 23: Thunder Exercises Options on Durant, Green, Westbrook and White
October 23: Thunder Waives Mike Harris
October 22: Thunder Waives Michael Ruffin
October 21: Thunder Waives Tre Kelley

SEPTEMBER
September 30: Thunder Adds Harris to Training Camp Roster
September 28: Thunder Announces Training Camp Roster
September 18: Thunder Announces Media Day and Training Camp

AUGUST
August 4: Thunder to Open Season at Home on Oct. 28
August 1: Thunder Signs Free Agent Kevin Ollie

JULY
July 28: Kyle Weaver Undergoes Successful Surgery
July 27: Thunder Acquires Thomas From Minnesota
July 17: Thunder Waives Earl Watson
July 11: Thunder Signs Harden, Mullens and Ibaka
July 1: Thunder Announces 2009 Summer League Roster

JUNE
June 26: Thunder to Participate in USA Basketball Mini-Camp
June 25: Thunder Acquires James Harden, B.J. Mullens and Robert Vaden in 2009 NBA Draft
June 22: Thunder to Participate in NBA Summer League

MAY
May 7: Thunder Name Nate Tibbetts Head Coach of Tulsa 66ers
May 6: Thunder Hosts Spurs in Exhibition Contest

APRIL
April 30: Westbrook Named to 2008-09 T-Mobile NBA All-Rookie First Team
April 15: Thunder Retain Scott Brooks as Head Coach

MARCH
March 29: Thunder Re-Assigns D.J. White to Tulsa 66ers
March 23: Thunder Recalls D.J. White from Tulsa 66ers
March 18: Thunder Assigns D.J. White to Tulsa 66ers
March 2: Westbrook Named T-Mobile Western Conference Rookie of the Month
March 1: Thunder Waives Joe Smith

FEBRUARY
February 19: Thunder Acquires Thabo Sefolosha
February 19: Thunder Acquires Malik Rose
February 18: Thunder Rescinds Trade for Tyson Chandler
February 17: Thunder Acquires Center Tyson Chandler
February 12: Players at All-Star Highlight Air Thunder TV Show

JANUARY
January 30: Mason Undergoes Successful Surgery
January 29: Mason to Miss Remainder of Season
January 26: Thunder Game vs. New Jersey Weather Update
January 7: Thunder Acquires Guard Chucky Atkins
January 5: Thunder's D. J. White has Successful Surgery

DECEMBER
December 31: Thunder Names Ron Adams Assistant Coach
December 30: Thunder Acquisition of Nenad Krstic Finalized
December 22: Thunder Signs Nenad Krstic to Offer Sheet
December 1: Air Thunder Television Show Debuts Tonight

NOVEMBER
November 21: Thunder Assigns Steven Hill to Tulsa 66ers
November 11: Three Thunder Players on NBA All-Star Ballot

OCTOBER
October 26: The Thunder Hits Oklahoma City Wednesday
October 10: Thunder, OKC Choose Tentative Site for Practice Facility
October 9: Thunder to Hold Open Practice on Oct. 20

SEPTEMBER
September 29: Thunder Adds Three to Training Camp Roster
September 25: Thunder Announces Staff for NBA Development League Affiliate
September 3: Thunder Rolls Into Oklahoma City

JULY
July 22: North OKC Building Chosen as Temporary Practice Facility