- Sep 22, 2016 - Kaleb Tarczewski signed a contract with the Oklahoma City Thunder.
- Sep 22, 2016 - Chris Wright signed a contract with the Oklahoma City Thunder.
- Sep 22, 2016 - Alex Caruso signed a contract with the Oklahoma City Thunder.
Oklahoma City Thunder Front Office
As the Wolves, Jazz and Nuggets look to end their playoff droughts with young rosters, the Blazers and Thunder focused on remaining playoff contenders amid major potential change.
While Russell Westbrook may be stubbornly extending his time with the Thunder, the short-term prudence of the Thunder may set them back by not timing the start of their rebuild with the 2017 draft.
While a superstar changing teams is always the more nuclear, news-exploding story, Russell Westbrook holding pattern in Oklahoma is just as dynamic a statement as Durant starting anew with the Warriors.