Brett Dawson is on the Thunder beat again: What to expect, how’s the team

Brett Dawson is on the Thunder beat again: What to expect, how’s the team

Heard Thundering with Brett Dawson, the pilot!

Brett Dawson

By Brett Dawson

| Sep 20, 2023, 7:37am CDT

Brett Dawson

By Brett Dawson

Sep 20, 2023, 7:37am CDT

It’s pilot season. Not so much on TV, where the writers are on strike. But certainly at Sellout Crowd, where we’re premiering a whole bunch of podcasts. “Thundering Herd” is the latest, and the goal is to give you some insight and perspective on the Thunder and to have a good time in the process.

In the first episode, I’ll mostly talk about a subject I’m less comfortable with: Myself. Like any pilot, this is mostly about establishing the characters. I’ll give you a sense of what to expect from the show and the rest of my coverage. We’ll talk about my previous seasons on the Thunder beat, what I’ve been up to since and why the timing was right for a return.

Producer: Jacquelyn Musgrove
Creative Director: Michael Lane
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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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