Thunder Offseason Quiz

First off, a tip of the cap to the Cleveland Cavaliers team website, which came up with the idea for an off-season trivia.

Otherwise, this needs little introduction.

Thunder players kept busy this summer, whether it was on or off the court. The team also was busy with the draft and free agency. Hopefully, this will fill you in on what they’ve been up to this summer, and for the newcomers an idea of who they are.

1. Who got married and was named captain of his national team this offseason?
A. Thabo Sefolosha
B. Nenad Krstic
C. Serge Ibaka

2. Which Thunder players attended both the ESPY Awards and BET Awards this offseason?
A. Kevin Durant and Jeff Green
B. Shaun Livingston and Russell Westbrook
C. Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook

3. Which Thunder player held an executive producer role on the summer film Next Day Air?
A. Etan Thomas
B. Kevin Ollie
C. Shaun Livingston

4. Who sat on the bench to show support, but did not play, for the Thunder during the Las Vegas Summer League?
A. Jeff Green
B. Kevin Durant
C. Nick Collison

5. How many Summer Leagues did guard Russell Westbrook participate in during July?
A. One (Orlando)
B. Two (Orlando and Las Vegas)
C. None

6. Which Thunder player traveled to China this summer as a part of the NBA Jam Van?
A. Russell Westbrook
B. Kyle Weaver
C. James Harden

7. Which Thunder player has 18 brothers and sisters?
A. Kevin Ollie
B. D.J. White
C. Serge Ibaka

8. Which Thunder player has a published book of poetry?
A. Jeff Green
B. Kevin Ollie
C. Etan Thomas

9. How many teams has newly acquired guard Kevin Ollie suited up for in his 12-year career?
A. 10
B. 11
C. 12

10. With what team did Kevin Ollie begin his professional basketball career?
A. Dallas Mavericks
B. Connecticut Pride (CBA)
C. Indiana Alley Cats (ABA)

11. What do the late Wayman Tisdale and Thunder center Etan Thomas have in common?
A. Both play bass guitar
B. Both attended Booker T. Washington High in Tulsa
C. Both played for the Sacramento Kings

12. Thunder guards James Harden and Russell Westbrook attended the same Los Angeles-based Boys & Girls Club as children.
A. True
B. False

13. How many Thunder players played collegiately in the Pac-10 Conference?
A. Two
B. Three
C. Four

14. Rookie guard James Harden is the only left-handed shooter on the Thunder roster?
A. True
B. False

15. Rookie center Byron Mullens was named to McDonald's All-American Team during high school.
A. True
B. False

16. Which Thunder player appeared in a Nike commercial/music video this summer?
A. Russell Westbrook
B. James Harden
C. Kevin Durant

17. Which Thunder player headed home for his 10-year high school reunion this offseason?
A. Etan Thomas
B. Nenad Krstic
C. Nick Collison

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