Meanwhile, the Thunder are hoping to have stars Russell Westbrook and Carmelo Anthony back for Tuesday's contest. Expect another strong showing from George on Tuesday against the Cleveland Cavaliers if Russ and Melo remain out. But aside from the Lakers and Cavaliers, Gavriel Wilkins said that the four-time NBA Most Valuable Player should consider signing with the Oklahoma City Thunder.
And then the Thunder decided to make it rain from 3-point range.
But using Abrines against the Grizzlies, a team which had missed lead guard Tyreke Evans for the games preceding Sunday's, wasn't just about the starters.
They are dealing with sprained ankles and were late scratches Monday for OKC's 110-92 win over the Grizzlies.
The Grizzlies and the Thunder face off again on Wednesday night at FedEx Forum. The Thunder had just 16 assists in their first game without Westbrook Thursday.
If Paul George were to leave for the Los Angeles Lakers, he would be joining a team that is relying on several different players to eventually grow into superstars.
Thunder fans chanted the same several times Sunday, and he gave them more reasons to feel that way.
George enjoyed his trips to the free throw line most, when much of the chanting occurred.
Two Grizzlies defenders converged on Paul George and he immediately recognized Steven Adams rolling to the rim. Look for Westbrook to play, and join back up with Paul George. George finished with thirty-three points, eight assists, one rebound, three steals, one block and five threes with 2 turnovers in 35 minutes. "We got shots, we worked on some defensive stuff, concepts". Cleveland Cavaliers vs Oklahoma City Thunder live streaming, Cavaliers vs Thunder live streaming and Cavs live streaming info follows. The new-look Cavaliers shook up the roster during at the February 8 NBA Trade Deadline, adding four new players and getting rid of six veterans. It was amusing. I called Sam after that and said, 'That was to my buddies, that wasn't to you guys.' He laughed about it. The initial struggles of this year's Thunder team and their inconsistency throughout the season will prevent them from obtaining a high seed in the Western Conference, thus hindering their playoff chances, but they have shown all year that they can compete with the best of the best.