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Durant, Westbrook lead Thunder rout of Sixers

Though neither one played the fourth quarter, Kevin Durant had 42 points and Russell Westbrook recorded a triple- double as the Oklahoma City Thunder routed the Philadelphia 76ers 125-92 on Tuesday night.
Thunder Coach Scott Brooks signs long deal

Thunder Coach Scott Brooks signs long deal

OKLAHOMA CITY, July 2 (UPI) -- Oklahoma City Thunder head Coach Scott Brooks has signed a multiyear contract reported to be worth about $18 million, the team said Monday.
Thibodeau to coach East NBA All-Stars

Thibodeau to coach East NBA All-Stars

NEW YORK, Feb. 15 (UPI) -- Chicago Bulls Coach Tom Thibodeau was given the assignment of coaching the Eastern Conference team at the NBA All-Star Game this month.

NBA: Oklahoma City 106, Dallas 100

DALLAS, May 20 (UPI) -- A 3-pointer by Daequan Cook highlighted a late 9-2 run Thursday that lifted Oklahoma City to a 106-100 win over Dallas and evened their playoff series.

NBA: Oklahoma City 107, Denver 103

OKLAHOMA CITY, April 18 (UPI) -- Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook combined for 72 points Sunday, pacing the Oklahoma City Thunder to a 107-103 victory over Denver in their playoff opener.

Thunders' Brooks named coach of the year

NEW YORK, April 21 (UPI) -- Oklahoma City Thunder Coach Scott Brooks has been named NBA coach of the year by a panel of sportswriters and broadcasters, the league said Wednesday.
Thunder hire Cheeks as assistant coach

Thunder hire Cheeks as assistant coach

OKLAHOMA CITY, Aug. 14 (UPI) -- Maurice Cheeks, fired as Philadelphia's head coach last season, hooked on with the Oklahoma City Thunder Friday as an assistant coach.

Brooks named head coach of Thunder

OKLAHOMA CITY, April 16 (UPI) -- Scott Brooks, who became the Oklahoma City Thunder's interim coach early this season, has been named head coach of the NBA team.

NBA: Phoenix 99, Oklahoma City 98

OKLAHOMA CITY, Nov. 25 (UPI) -- Matt Barnes made a 3-pointer with 21 seconds left Tuesday to give the Phoenix Suns a 99-98 win that gave Oklahoma City a 12th straight loss.

NBA: New Orleans 109, Okalahoma City 97

NEW ORLEANS, Nov. 22 (UPI) -- Chris Paul had a triple-double -- 29 points, 10 rebounds and 16 assists -- Saturday night to lead the New Orleans Hornets past Oklahoma City 109-97.

Oklahoma City fires Coach P.J. Carlesimo

OKLAHOMA CITY, Nov. 22 (UPI) -- Oklahoma City has fired Coach P.J. Carlesimo after a 1-12 start.

Sacramento coach suspended for two games

SACRAMENTO, Feb. 2 (UPI) -- Sacramento will be without Coach Eric Musselman for its next two games after his suspension for driving under the influence.

Nuggets' Coach Karl suspended two games

NEW YORK, Nov. 30 (UPI) -- Denver Nuggets Coach George Karl was suspended Wednesday for two games for criticizing officiating Monday night.

Nuggets name Harrick scout, consultant

DENVER, Sept. 29 (UPI) -- Jim Harrick, who resigned as Georgia basketball coach six months ago, Monday was named a scout and coaching consultant by the Denver Nuggets.
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Scott William Brooks (born July 31, 1965 in French Camp, California) is a retired American professional basketball player from Lathrop, California and is the current head coach of the Oklahoma City Thunder of the NBA. A 5' 11" (1.80 m) point guard, Brooks played collegiately at San Joaquin Delta College and Texas Christian University (TCU), before finishing his final two years at the University of California, Irvine. He was inducted into UCI's Hall of Fame in 2001.

Brooks played ten seasons (1988–1998) in the NBA, appearing as a member of the Philadelphia 76ers, Minnesota Timberwolves, Houston Rockets, Dallas Mavericks, New York Knicks and Cleveland Cavaliers, and was a member of Houston's 1994 NBA Championship team.

He also played in the CBA (under Bill Musselman with the Albany Patroons) and the defunct World Basketball League (WBL) for the Fresno Flames. He was named to the CBA's all-rookie team in 1988 and was a member of Albany's CBA Championship team that same season.

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