Three Takeaways from the Thunder’s First 20 Games ( News Oklahoma )

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There is no question that Oklahoma City has exceeded expectations so far in 2022-23. Coming into the season, many believe that the Thunder are definitely one of the four or five worst teams in the league. Now, through the first 20 games of the regular season, the team named after the buzzer starts making some noise after winning 40% of their games.Much of the Thunder's improbable success can be explained by the huge leap in skill of their now superstar, Shai Gilgeous-Alexander. The five-year watch is functioning at an incredible level. He could say he's doing it at an All-NBA level. Either way, he currently leads the league in points scored and is also the current favorite to win the NBA's most recent MVP award.But Gilgeous-Alexander isn't making the leap…
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Last Five Game Show Thunder’s Offense Warming Up

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After playing 15 games, The Oklahoma City Thunder today hold the highest 20th rating in the NBA, scoring exactly 111 points per 100 possessions. They are led by the franchise's cornerstone, Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, who is averaging 42.4 points per 100 possessions on a ridiculous 63.9 percent shooting.Outside of Gilgeous-Alexander's incredible start to the season, meaningful and consistent scoring will be difficult to come by. Over the course of the season, it's been a one-man show he's felt at times, leaving fans to wonder how he'll improve the offense.Well, the past five games show that he is just on the verge of thundering, and getting better. In the most recent round, Oklahoma City defeated the Toronto Raptors, New York Knicks, and Washington Magistrates, and lost only eight points to heavyweight title…
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Last Five Game Show Thunder’s Offense Warming Up

Oklahoma
After playing 15 games, The Oklahoma City Thunder today hold the highest 20th rating in the NBA, scoring exactly 111 points per 100 possessions. They are led by the franchise's cornerstone, Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, who is averaging 42.4 points per 100 possessions on a ridiculous 63.9 percent shooting.Outside of Gilgeous-Alexander's incredible start to the season, meaningful and consistent scoring will be difficult to come by. Over the course of the season, it's been a one-man show he's felt at times, leaving fans to wonder how he'll improve the offense.Well, the past five games show that he is just on the verge of thundering, and getting better. In the most recent round, Oklahoma City defeated the Toronto Raptors, New York Knicks, and Washington Magistrates, and lost only eight points to heavyweight title…
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