The Thunder-Clippers connection and SGA’s LA days with Clippers beat writer Andrew Greif

The Thunder-Clippers connection and SGA’s LA days with Clippers beat writer Andrew Greif

Heard Thundering with Brett Dawson: Few franchises in the NBA are as intertwined as OKC and the one Grief covers for the Los Angeles Times.

Brett Dawson

By Brett Dawson

| Dec 20, 2023, 9:00am CST

Brett Dawson

By Brett Dawson

Dec 20, 2023, 9:00am CST

Andrew Greif of the Los Angeles Times joins me to talk about the ways the Thunder and Clippers are connected, most closely by the future draft picks L.A. owes OKC. And we discuss rookie Shai Gilgeous-Alexander: What Andrew saw when he covered the young SGA – and how the Clippers struggled to deal him to the Thunder, even as the key cog in a superstar deal. 

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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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