#ThunderRank – A look at the top 17 players for the Thunder and how their seasons might shake out
Now we start heading into the meat of the roster. If the season were to start today, the 15 players from here on out would likely be on the opening night roster. First up is Oklahoma City Thunder forward Josh Huestis.
When the Thunder first drafted Huestis with the 29th pick in the 2014 NBA Draft, everyone thought it was simply Thunder GM Sam Presti out thinking himself. Many thought Huestis was at best, a late second rounder, and at worst, an undraftee. But when word got out after the draft that the Thunder had a prearranged deal with Huestis and his representatives to forego his first year in the NBA, and instead, become the first domestic draft and stash player, many around the league acted appalled by the move. Keep Reading…