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Welcome to Thunderous Intentions, the Oklahoma City Thunder news and opinions site brought to you by the FanSided Network. Thunderous Intentions is dedicated to providing top-notch Thunder news, views and original content. This site also serves as a community for like-minded fans to come together to catch up on the latest news and to discuss their passion.

Editorial Staff

Chris Brian Shifflett, editor

Born and raised in Oklahoma City, it was only natural for me to follow the Thunder from their 3-29 beginnings through all 4 Northwest Division Championships, including their 2012 Western Conference Championship. Being a basketball fan since I was a kid, trust me when I say I'm not new to this game.

Mark Bruty, editor

Huge basketball fan for the past 25 years. Passionate Oklahoma City Thunder fan. All time favorite players are Michael Jordan, Gary Payton, Allen Iverson and Kevin Durant. Love talking all things hoops!

Eli J. Friedman, Staff Writer

Basketball has always been my life. My articles have appeared on ESPN affiliated blog,, and now's Thunder team page. Last year, I was lucky enough to fly down to Miami for Game 5 of the NBA Finals. I live by the the quote,"Do what you love," and I pursue my dream everyday.

JM VanSant, Staff Writer

I love the Thunder more than any man ever. If you think you love them more than me, you're wrong. Thunder up.

Jeremy Lambert, Staff Writer

Jeremy Lambert is the editor of Mile High Sticking and contributor to Thunderous Intentions. Matt Duchene and Kevin Durant are his favorite players on their respective teams. #WhyNotUs #ThunderUp

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