Oklahoma City is thrilled with their Thunder these days. The fans all wear the same t-shirts to every home game, and stand cheering in unison until their faces are more blue than Kevin Durant’s uniform. That energy helped OKC get a much needed win over the Spurs last night, to cut San Antonio’s lead in that series to 2 games to 1, and the city will remain electric leading into Game four as well for obvious reasons.
In response to the NBA’s national spotlight being cast upon Oklahoma City, the city’s mayor Mick Cornett made a video to welcome the TNT broadcast team to town. In that video below, he also makes fun of Charles Barkley:
Zing. Take that, Chuckster.