Thunder to Host Open Audition for 2018-19 Thunder Girls

Oklahoma City, Friday, May 10, 2018 – The Oklahoma City Thunder will host an open audition for the 2018-19 Thunder Girls dance team on Saturday, July 21, at the Chesapeake Energy Corporation Campus Fitness Center in Oklahoma City. Auditions will begin at 12:30 p.m. and are open to participants only. Registration for the preliminary audition costs $30 and is open on okcthunder.com/auditions. To participate in auditions, dancers must be 18…

May 11, 2018
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Seeing Off a True Pro – Thunder Fan Favorite Nick Collison Retires

May 10, 2018

The game of basketball has shown him the world. After 15 years as a professional, and 10 of those in Oklahoma City, Nick Collison is ready to see less of the road and more of home. With the intention to spend more time with his daughter and his family, Collison announced that he is retiring from the NBA after finishing up his 15th season with the Thunder organization. “I’ve had…

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Nick Collison Announces NBA Retirement

OKLAHOMA CITY, May 10, 2018 – Oklahoma City Thunder forward Nick Collison announced today that he will retire after 15 years with the organization. Over the course of his career, Collison appeared in 910 regular season games (177 starts) and posted career averages of 5.9 points, 5.2 rebounds and 1.0 assist in 20.4 minutes per game. Additionally, Collison saw action in 91 postseason games where he averaged 4.3 points and 3.8 rebounds…

May 10, 2018
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Paul George Undergoes Successful Procedure

OKLAHOMA CITY, May 9, 2018 – Oklahoma City Thunder forward Paul George underwent a successful left knee scope today, Thunder Executive Vice President and General Manager Sam Presti announced. The Thunder, George and his representation collectively determined for the procedure to be performed by Dr. Neal ElAttrache with Thunder medical personnel present at the Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic in Los Angeles, Calif.  In 79 games (all starts) this past season, George averaged…

May 9, 2018
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Clipping the Ribbon for 19th Thunder Cares Court

May 8, 2018

For years, the outdoor court at Fraley Park served as the go-to spot for Ardmore resident Larry Wright to spend time with his grandchildren. His grandson is a Russell Westbrook devotee while Steven Adams’ rim-jarring exploits won Wright’s favorite player status. While neighborhood hoopers relied on the park for play and practice, their beloved concrete haven has seen better days. Successful jumpers were not rewarded with the satisfying experience of…

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Alex Abrines Undergoes Successful Procedure

OKLAHOMA CITY, May 3, 2018 – Oklahoma City Thunder guard Alex Abrines underwent a successful procedure to address a sports hernia, the team announced today. The procedure was performed by Dr. William Meyers of the Vincera Institute in Philadelphia, Pa. This past season, Abrines appeared in 75 games (eight starts) for the Thunder and recorded averages of 4.7 points while shooting .380 percent from three-point range (84-221 3FGs) to go along with…

May 3, 2018
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Thunder to Dedicate New Court in Ardmore

Oklahoma City, Thursday, May 3, 2018 – The Oklahoma City Thunder, through a partnership with the Thunder Cares Foundation and Enable Midstream Partners, will dedicate a new outdoor basketball court at Fraley Park in Ardmore on Monday, May 7 at 3:30 p.m. Representatives from Enable Midstream Partners, the Thunder, Ardmore Mayor Martin Dyer, Thunder mascot Rumble, Thunder Drummers and Thunder Girls will take part in a ribbon-cutting ceremony that will also include children from…

May 3, 2018
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