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Let it never be said that the NBA is bad at branding. I remember all of the bitching and whining when the OKC Thunder logo was first announced; between the advertising genius of the NBA and the basketball genius of Durant and Co. , the city seems to have warmed up to that logo quite… Continue Reading List: The 11 Most Ridiculous Pieces of OKC Thunder Merchandise I Could Find
The Thunder has been rolling in the playoffs so far, and no nobody’s more excited about than we here at OKC.NET. Throughout the entire playoffs series, certain OKC.NET staffers have been watching the game and shouting Pulp Fiction quotes at the television to describe our feelings about things in the games. The Thunder-Mavs series has been… Continue Reading I Will Strike Down Upon Thee With Great Vengeance and Furious Anger: Thunder-Mavericks Game 3
Episode 8: “The One Where All Things Come to an End” On this final edition of T-Dome, our heroes lament the end, do a lot of crying, and talk basketball while explaining things to the producer. Rate us on our iTunes link, Tweet us, and leave a comment in the section below. Thank you kindly… Continue Reading DANIEL & DEREK BEYOND THUNDERDOME #8
Episode 6: “The One With The Superheroes” In this episode, Derek and Daniel talk Thunder (naturally), fake trades, real superhero analogies, and lament the Steak and Shake just a tiny bit. Episode 6: Listen Now! Subscribe to us via danielandderek.tumblr.com, our iTunes link, or just listen down below! Share, like, Tweet, and donate.
In this episode, D and D debate Linsanity, posit the hypothetical situation of the Thunder playing in Seattle, and wax rhapsodic over how Vince Carter used to rule. Subscribe to us via iTunes or our Tumblr, danielandderek.tumblr.com!
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Episode 3: “The One With the All-Stars and the Monstars” On this week’s episode, Daniel and Derek talk extensions, All-Star starters, and take part in the 1st Annual fantasy Space Jam draft. Subscribe to us via danielandderek.tumblr.com, our iTunes link, or just listen down below! Share, like, Tweet, and donate.
Episode 2 – “The One Where They Talk Kareem and Defeat, but Not In That Order” On this particular episode, Daniel and Derek lament the Thunder’s first loss of the seasons, their Sooner-ish complex for wanting to annihilate, and their favorite players from before they were even born. You can listen to Episode 2 now… Continue Reading Daniel and Derek Beyond Thunderdome: Episode #2