above the noise

Nov
11
Above the Noise: Three Early-Season Thunder Observations

Above the Noise: Three Early-Season Thunder Observations

8 min read
Feb
22
Above the Noise: Hamidou Diallo’s Consistent Improvement

Above the Noise: Hamidou Diallo’s Consistent Improvement

A step forward is expected; a leap forward deserves praise. In Hamidou Diallo’s third season out of Kentucky, he’
3 min read
Nov
27
Above the Noise: Diving Deep on Darius Bazley

Above the Noise: Diving Deep on Darius Bazley

Oklahoma City forward Darius Bazley has the talent to become a foundational piece for Thunder basketball in the next decade.
4 min read
Oct
28
Above the Noise: Where to Play Shai?

Above the Noise: Where to Play Shai?

It’s no secret that Shai Gilgeous-Alexander has talent oozing out of his fingertips. The young phenom joined OKC in
7 min read
Sep
30
Above the Noise: The Thunder’s Big Future

Above the Noise: The Thunder’s Big Future

The big man position hasn’t gone away. It’s just changing. The Thunder are now eyeing the future. And
5 min read
Sep
07
Above the Noise: What to Make of This Thunder Season

Above the Noise: What to Make of This Thunder Season

Game 7 of the Oklahoma City Thunder and Houston Rockets series will forever be an instant classic. The last-minute of
5 min read
Aug
22
Above the Noise: A Playoff Reality Check

Above the Noise: A Playoff Reality Check

Well, here we are, down 2-0 in a first-round series. And frankly, this playoff run is beginning to look all
4 min read
Jul
28
Above the Noise: What Could Go Wrong?

Above the Noise: What Could Go Wrong?

Now that we’ve explored the best-case scenario for the Thunder; it’s time to divulge into a deeper, darker
4 min read
Jul
22
Above the Noise: What Could Go Right?

Above the Noise: What Could Go Right?

Well, bubble life is in full effect, and JR Smith can’t seem to stop live-streaming everything. From the menu
5 min read
Jul
07
Above the Noise: Eight Games in Orlando

Above the Noise: Eight Games in Orlando

The NBA restart is less than a month away, and I am feeling like a kid before  Christmas. Each passing
5 min read