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Celtics' Freedom calls becoming US citizen 'unforgettable'

Dec. 01, 2021 00:25 AM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Enes Freedom will now be linked forever to a word he says he fought for his entire life. The Boston Celtics center changed his name from Enes Kanter to Enes Kanter Freedom in celebration of him officially becoming a United States citizen on Monday. ...

Wood's big night leads Rockets over Thunder 102-89

Nov. 29, 2021 23:39 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — Christian Wood had 24 points and a career-high 21 rebounds as the Houston Rockets won their third straight game with a 102-89 victory over the struggling Oklahoma City Thunder on Monday night. Kevin Porter Jr. contributed the first triple-double of his...

Caldwell-Pope, Beal help Wizards beat Thunder, 101-99

Nov. 27, 2021 00:03 AM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Kentavious Caldwell-Pope scored a season-high 20 points, Bradley Beal also had 20 and the Washington Wizards beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 101-99 on Friday night. The Wizards led by as many as 10 points in the second half and fended off a late...

Mitchell has late burst, Jazz hold off Thunder 110-104

Nov. 24, 2021 23:25 PM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Donovan Mitchell scored six straight points in the final minute and the Utah Jazz held off the Oklahoma City Thunder 110-104 on Wednesday night. Mitchell had a rough shooting night before the final surge, hitting just four of his first 14 shots. He...

Young takes control in 2nd half, Hawks beat Thunder 113-101

Nov. 23, 2021 00:25 AM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Trae Young scored 21 of his 30 points in the second half, Clint Capela finished with 10 points and 15 rebounds, and the Atlanta Hawks closed a perfect five-game homestand with a 113-101 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Monday night. The Hawks held...

Oklahoma City Thunder ending COVID requirements for fans

Nov. 22, 2021 15:38 PM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma City Thunder announced Monday that beginning Dec. 1, fans attending games in person will no longer be required provide proof of a COVID-19 vaccination or a negative coronavirus test. "We have decided to lift our vaccination/testing...

Tatum (33 points), Schroder (29) carry Celtics past Thunder

Nov. 20, 2021 22:31 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Jayson Tatum scored 33 points, Dennis Schroder had 29 and the Boston Celtics beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 111-105 on Saturday night. Al Horford added 10 points, 11 rebounds and seven assists for Boston, which won for seventh time in 10 games. Grant...

Lu Dort scores 34 points, Thunder beat Rockets 101-89

Nov. 18, 2021 00:02 AM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Lu Dort scored 34 points and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Houston Rockets 101-89 on Wednesday night. It was Dort's fifth straight game scoring at least 20 points, so Thunder coach Mark Daigneault is no longer surprised by the outbursts. ...

Herro scores 26, short-handed Heat top Thunder 103-90

Nov. 16, 2021 00:02 AM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Tyler Herro scored 26 points and the short-handed Miami Heat beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 103-90 on Monday night. Miami played without Jimmy Butler (sprained right ankle) and Bam Adebayo (bruised left knee). Butler, who averages 23.6 points per...

Kevin Durant scores 33 points, Nets beat Thunder 120-96

Nov. 14, 2021 22:39 PM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Kevin Durant made himself at home again in Oklahoma City. The former Thunder star scored 33 points to help the Brooklyn Nets beat Oklahoma City 120-96 on Sunday night. Durant played eight seasons for the Thunder, winning four...