Archive for the ‘Oklahoma City Thunder’ Category

Chris Paul scores 29 points, leads Thunder past Nuggets

Friday, February 21st, 2020

Chris Paul scored 29 points, Steven Adams had 19 points and 17 rebounds and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Denver Nuggets 113-101 on Friday night. Shai Gilgeous-Alexander added 11 points, nine rebounds and nine assists for the Thunder. They have won 11 of their past 14 games.

Survey finds Barcelona is best-paid team in world sports

Sunday, December 22nd, 2019

Soccer players at Spanish powerhouses Barcelona and Real Madrid and Italy champion Juventus are on the best-paid teams in world sports, according to a survey published on Monday. The 10th edition of the Global Sports Salaries study by sportingintelligence.com placed Barcelona top of the list with an average basic salary of a first team player of $12.8 million. That figure is down on last year when Barcelona was also first with an average of $13.7 million, swelled by the basic pay check of Lionel Messi, which exceeds $65 million.

Friday Sports in Brief

Saturday, July 27th, 2019

Russell Westbrook knows he's in for a huge change in his move from the Oklahoma City Thunder to the Houston Rockets. And he's ready to do whatever it takes to make the move work as he prepares to play with James Harden for the first time since 2012. To be able to win something you have to be able to sacrifice some parts of your game and we both understand that,'' Westbrook said.