Latest Shai Gilgeous-Alexander News

Rebuilding Thunder have solid anchor in Gilgeous-Alexander

Apr. 11, 2022 16:32 PM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Thunder general manager Sam Presti said this season would be about sifting through young talent to see where it fits into future plans. It was a different approach for a franchise that was among the league's best the previous decade. But with Kevin Durant,...

Young scores 41 in homecoming as Hawks top Thunder 136-118

Mar. 31, 2022 00:10 AM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — For once, Trae Young didn't have to play his usual role of villain on the road. Young had 41 points and eight assists in a warm homecoming, and his Atlanta Hawks rolled past the Oklahoma City Thunder 136-118 on Wednesday night. Young, who grew...

Roby scores 30 as Thunder down Blazers 134-131 in OT

Mar. 29, 2022 01:44 AM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Isaiah Roby scored a career-high 30 points on 11-of-13 shooting and the Oklahoma City Thunder rallied in overtime to beat the Portland Trail Blazers 134-131 on Monday night. Aaron Wiggins added a career-best 28 points for the Thunder, who remain in...

OKC's Gilgeous-Alexander out for season with ankle soreness

Mar. 28, 2022 22:00 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Oklahoma City Thunder guard Shai Gilgeous-Alexander will sit out the rest of the season following an ankle injury. Gilgeous-Alexander has missed three of Oklahoma City's last four games with right ankle soreness. Coach Mark Daigneault said...

Jokic scores 35 in Nuggets' 113-107 win over Oklahoma City

Mar. 27, 2022 00:43 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Nikola Jokic had 35 points and 12 rebounds to help the Denver Nuggets fend off the scrappy Oklahoma City Thunder 113-107 on Saturday night. Jokic added eight assists to go with 13-of-15 shooting from the floor and 9 of 10 at the free-throw line. But he pointed to...

Maledon's 25 points help Thunder top Magic, end 10-game skid

Mar. 24, 2022 00:15 AM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Theo Maledon scored 17 of his season-high 25 points in the fourth quarter and the Oklahoma City Thunder defeated the Orlando Magic 118-102 on Wednesday night to snap a 10-game losing streak. Maledon, a second-year guard from France, shot 6 of 8 from the field...

Tatum scores 36, Celtics roll past Oklahoma City 132-123

Mar. 21, 2022 23:45 PM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Jayson Tatum scored 36 points and the Boston Celtics beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 132-123 on Monday night. Tatum has scored 30-or-more points in his last three games, extending the streak on 11-of-19 shooting against Oklahoma City. Jaylen Brown added 25...

Carter, Magic hand Thunder 9th straight loss, 90-85

Mar. 20, 2022 21:29 PM EDT

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Wendell Carter Jr. scored 10 of his career-high 30 points in the fourth quarter and the Orlando Magic handed the Oklahoma City Thunder their ninth straight loss with a 90-85 victory Sunday night. Carter also had 16 rebounds to help the Magic end a three-game...

Herro has 26 points, East-leading Heat beat Thunder 120-108

Mar. 18, 2022 22:32 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Tyler Herro got through an ankle scare and scored 26 points, Duncan Robinson scored 19 points in 19 minutes and the Eastern Conference-leading Miami Heat topped the Oklahoma City Thunder 120-108 on Friday night. Bam Adebayo had 19 points on 8-for-10 shooting and Kyle...

Spurs fend off Thunder 122-120 to end 2-game slide

Mar. 16, 2022 23:50 PM EDT

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Dejounte Murray had 26 points and 12 assists and the San Antonio Spurs held on to beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 122-120 on Wednesday night, snapping a two-game skid. Lonnie Walker IV made a 3-pointer with 1.8 seconds remaining as San Antonio salvaged a victory...