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Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook Comment on Tension During Warriors vs. Thunder

Former teammates-turned-foes Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook had some intense moments Wednesday during the Oklahoma City Thunder's 108-91 win over the Golden State Warriors, but they each downplayed the perceived hostility between them in the aftermath.<p>"Man, that's just ball," Durant said, per …

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One thing is pretty clear about these Warriors after 2-2 road trip

The Warriors are not ready to flip their seek-and-destroy switch. Not yet.<p>They’re closer to being ready than, say, their longtime rivals in …

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Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook go head-to-head, literally (video)

This sure didn’t look like just another game for Kevin Durant – and not only because the Thunder beat the Warriors for the first time since he …

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Kurtenbach: Why the Warriors’ embarrassing loss to the Thunder is a good thing

In the early weeks of this NBA season, Warriors coach Steve Kerr hasn’t had to worry about his team’s talent, chemistry, or even their playoff …

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Russell Westbrook And Kevin Durant Literally Went Head-To-Head In A Heated Exchange

” credit=”ESPN” credit_src=”<p>Naturally, there was a great deal of anticipation about Kevin Durant’s first trip back to Oklahoma City this season, what with his ongoing icy relationship with Russell Westbrook and the Thunder’s revamped roster now posing a more legitimate threat to the Warriors’ …

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Westbrook Goes Off as Thunder Blows Out Warriors

This was Russell Westbrook's moment as the reigning MVP put it into full throttle to lead the Thunder past the Warriors in a tense battle …

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Samsung said to show off Galaxy S9, S9+ at CES ahead of March 2018 launch

Not to let the <b>iPhone X</b> steal all the thunder, Samsung is reportedly planning to announce the Samsung Galaxy S9 ahead of schedule. A report by Venture …

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Paul George is confident Thunder will ‘get it right’

Forward talks about playing with Westbrook and Anthony, his defensive skills and Thanksgiving<p>OKLAHOMA CITY – First-year Oklahoma City Thunder forward …

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Next-gen cochlear implant restores hearing by shining a laser beam in your ear

Could focused laser light be used to help deaf people hear again? Based on some innovative work by a team of researchers in Europe, the answer …

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Nick Wright explains why America relates better to Westbrook than Durant

Nick Wright and Cris Carter talk Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook after the showdown between the Thunder and Warriors.<p>More First Things First Videos

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Westbrook, Durant get double-technicals for incident

Westbrook was asked after his Thunder’s 108-91 win about getting into it with his former teammate.<p>“Competing. I’m going to go out and compete every …

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Durant downplays Russ spat: 'That stuff is not real, so please don't believe it'

Kevin Durant is urging people to focus on basketball.<p>The Golden State Warriors superstar was asked about the scuffles in Wednesday's contest against …

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How The Thunder Can Become A Dream Team

FiveThirtyEight’s NBA podcast discusses Paul Millsap’s injury, Lonzo Ball’s bad shooting and fixing the Thunder.<p>By , and<p>Welcome to The Lab, …

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Kevin Durant Is Done Trying To Convince Thunder Fans He Loved Playing In Oklahoma City

The Golden State Warriors are once again in Oklahoma City for a Wednesday night matchup with Russell Westbrook, Paul George, Carmelo Anthony, and the Thunder. Despite the fact that we’re more than a year removed from Durant’s OKC exit, it doesn’t <i>really</i> feel like any of the tension between Durant, …

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NBA ICYMI: The Revenge of Russell Westbrook

<i>All the need-to-know info from Wednesday’s pre-Thanksgiving NBA feast.</i><p>Prestige Drama<p>NBC/Jason Gallagher<p>Nothing is more annoying than being mocked for …

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Jordan Brand Releases Special 'Russ' Air Jordan 32

The Thunder host the Warriors tonight, marking the second time that Kevin Durant‘s returned to Oklahoma City. Though the Thunder (7-9) aren’t winning …

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Durant gets warmer reception in 2nd return to OKC

Kevin Durant is back in Oklahoma City, but the vibe is noticeably different from last time.<p>The All-NBA forward was mercilessly mocked by Thunder fans …

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Steven Adams: ‘We just stuck with it’

Steven Adams discusses the Oklahoma City Thunder win over the Golden State Warriors on Wednesday night.<p>More FOX Sports Southwest Videos

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Bucket-by-bucket: Steph Curry's team-high 24 not enough in loss to Thunder

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John Wall has a succinct assessment of the Wizards’ three-game road trip: ‘It’s terrible’

CHARLOTTE—John Wall sat quietly in front of his locker late Wednesday night with both his knees wrapped in ice following a 129-124 overtime loss to the Charlotte Hornets at Spectrum Center.<p>The all-star point guard had scored 31 points, but that season-high total became merely an afterthought given …

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Kevin Durant Has ‘Learned How to Tune Out’ His Haters for His Return to OKC

Back in February, Kevin Durant made his long-awaited return to Oklahoma City about six months after he decided to leave the Thunder to join the …

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Oklahoma City Fans Welcome Kevin Durant with Boos, Empire Strikes Back Theme

It’s been more than a full season since Kevin Durant last played for the Oklahoma City Thunder, but it seems that many fans have still not forgiven …

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Warriors’ Kevin Durant likely to play against the Thunder

Kevin Durant missed the Golden State Warriors’ win over the Brooklyn Nets on Sunday with an ankle sprain. Up until now, the former Thunder forward …

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Pelicans shootaround update presented by HUB International: Spurs present unique defensive challenge

New Orleans’ two opponents on a pre-Thanksgiving homestand couldn’t be more different in terms of their offensive gameplan – Oklahoma City relies on …

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Dallas Mavericks: Harrison Barnes' late-game ups and downs highlight our morning-after look at Mavericks' win at Memphis | SportsDay

<b>Barnes-burner:</b> The Mavericks have had a lot of rough moments in the first 19 games, so it was a moment of redemption for them against the Grizzlies. …

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Comets Add Forward Brian Ward on PTO

For the second time in as many days, the Utica Comets have gone PTO shopping. After signing defenseman Joe Faust to a PTO yesterday, The Comets inked …

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Utah Jazz: With weird Western Conference, outlook isn’t all that dreary

The Utah Jazz have gotten off to a slow start this season, but oddly enough, so have many of their fellow Western Conference opponents. It’s easy to …

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Watch: Harrison Barnes Banks In Game-Winner As Mavericks Top Grizzlies

Harrison Barnes helped the Mavericks steal a win over the Grizzlies Wednesday.<p>JaMychal Green had put Memphis ahead with less than a second remaining …

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Ray Allen tells Orlando court he was ‘catfished’

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Retired NBA star Ray Allen believes he is a victim of “catfishing,” and has asked a court to throw out a case where he is …

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