Tokyo Olympics: Men’s Basketball Groups Overview

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The Tokyo Olympics men’s basketball groups were recently revealed on February 2nd. There will be three groups of four teams each in the Olympics, totalling 12 teams. The top two teams from each group make it to the knockout stage along with the best two of three third-place finishers in the 2020 Summer Olympics. Tokyo […] READ MORE


Oklahoma City Thunder: Expectations for the Starting Unit

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A new era of Oklahoma City Thunder basketball is fast approaching with the 2020-21 season set to begin. The Thunder released Admiral Schofield and T.J. Leaf, followed by Frank Jackson. With the threat of COVID-19 lingering, all players on the roster figure to receive playing time. Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, Darius Bazley, and Luguentz Dort will feature […] READ MORE


Oklahoma City Thunder Eyeing Rebuild Season with New Core

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The Oklahoma City Thunder enter the 2020-21 season eyeing their first rebuild since 2007. After more than a decade of excellence, General Manager Sam Presti pushed the reset button trading all his veteran players. Chris Paul, Danilo Gallinari, Steven Adams, and Dennis Schroder will all don different colors after a successful 2019-20 season. Presti appeared most […] READ MORE


Oklahoma City Thunder: The Young Canadian Nucleus

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The Oklahoma City Thunder was the most surprising team in the NBA. A big part of this was the two Canadian NBA players for the Thunder. They have made the NBA playoffs all but two times since moving from Seattle. However, the 2019-20 NBA season was supposed to be a down year for the Thunder. […] READ MORE


Oklahoma City Thunder Agrees to Part Ways with Billy Donovan

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Oklahoma City Thunder has decided to part ways with Billy Donovan. Donavan has been with the team since 2015, making it to the NBA playoffs each and every single year. Oklahoma City Thunder Part Ways with Billy Donovan After five years with the Thunder, Donovan is no longer head coach of the Oklahoma City Thunder. […] READ MORE



NBA Gambling Picks August 1st

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Heading into day two of a full NBA bubble slate Last Word on Hoops NBA Gambling picks are looking to give you some winners today. Yesterday’s picks went 1-2 and ended up down 1.09 Units. Hopefully, today’s NBA gambling picks will bring a few more winners. August 1st NBA Betting Picks Oklahoma City Thunder (-1.5) […] READ MORE


NBA Contenders or Pretenders: Oklahoma City Thunder

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The Oklahoma City Thunder have spent the past week in the bubble preparing for the final eight games of the season. With a playoff position guaranteed, Oklahoma City will look to juggle line-ups and test different combinations before hitting the post-season. The Thunder have enjoyed a four and a half month break largely drama free. […] READ MORE