Thunder Magazine on Sale at Opening Night's Game

OKLAHOMA CITY, Oct. 26, 2010 -- The first Thunder magazine issue of the 2010-11 Thunder Basketball season will be on sale in the Oklahoma City Arena at Wednesday’s Opening Night game between the Thunder and Chicago Bulls.

The magazine will also be available for sale at Oklahoma City metro Homeland Stores and the Thunder Shop on the ground floor of Leadership Square, 211 N. Robinson Avenue in Oklahoma City. In addition, Thunder magazine can be ordered online at http://nbathundershop.com.

The 68-page publication includes articles, player cards, glossy action photos and more. Thunder Basketball Writer Chris Silva explores how both the Thunder and various elements of the Oklahoma City community are “rising together.” A behind-the-scenes look at the Thunder Girls’ calendar shoot reveals the long hours and hard work that go into being part of the celebrated dance squad, while another story details how the Thunder Community Foundation is committed to refurbishing inner-city basketball courts. Also included is a piece about the Thunder’s unique bond with the Tulsa 66ers, the Thunder’s Development League team; as well as an interview with a notable diehard Thunder fan, Oklahoma native and star of stage and screen Kristin Chenoweth.

Thunder magazine is $5 and is published at least four times during the basketball season.