Pondering the Thunder’s fun future

Pondering the Thunder’s fun future

Heard Thundering: J Kyle Mann already was a fan of watching the Thunder. How’s The Ringer basketball analyst feeling now that Chet Holmgren is officially in the mix?

Brett Dawson

By Brett Dawson

| Oct 25, 2023, 2:30pm CDT

Brett Dawson

By Brett Dawson

Oct 25, 2023, 2:30pm CDT

The Ringer’s J Kyle Mann has done some fun work on the watchabilty of the Thunder — and that was before it added Chet Holmgren. He sees OKC’s offense as almost musical, a mix of rhythms that could add up to a hit sooner than expected. He joins me to talk about watching the Thunder’s ascent, how Chet changes their trajectory and what the future might hold. 

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Brett Dawson, the Thunder beat writer at Sellout Crowd, has covered basketball for more than 20 seasons at the pro and college levels. He previously worked the Thunder beat at The Oklahoman and The Athletic and also has covered the New Orleans Pelicans, Los Angeles Lakers and L.A. Clippers. He’s covered college programs at Louisville, Illinois and Kentucky, his alma mater. He taught sports journalism for a year at the prestigious Missouri School of Journalism. You can reach him at [email protected] or find him sipping a stout or an IPA at one of Oklahoma City’s better breweries.

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