Oklahoma City will be named Thunder, wear blue, orange, yellow
OKLAHOMA CITY -- Thunder can be heard from miles away, an early warning that a storm is about to arrive. So, perhaps it's only fitting that the name of Oklahoma City's NBA team didn't sneak up on anyone.
Six weeks after the name first surfaced, team officials officially announced Wednesday that the team formerly known as the Seattle SuperSonics would be known as the Oklahoma City Thunder.
"It's hard to keep a secret," team chairman Clay Bennett said after stepping to a podium ...
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Thunder In Oklahoma
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