How Nick Nurse went from driving vans and washing uniforms in small-town Oklahoma to winning an NBA title

By Jenni CarlsonColumnistjcarlson@oklahoman.comENID — Folks around town sometimes ask Tom Nelson what he remembers about the man who just coached the Toronto Raptors to the NBA title.
Nelson always thinks of one particular summer day in 2005.
Then the basketball operations manager for the Oklahoma Storm, he had traveled with the United States Basketball League team from Enid to Kearney, Nebraska.Read more on

NBA releases Thunder’s Summer League TV schedule

By Erik HorneThe Thunder will tip off the NBA Summer League in Las Vegas against the Utah Jazz on July 6, one of four of the team's games to be aired on either NBA TV or ESPNU.The Thunder's 2019 first-round pick Darius Bazley and two-way signee Luguentz Dort are expected to participate in games during the week.Read more on