I can’t remember the exact game, but it was definitely December of 2008 and the Thunder were definitely something like 2-25.
And I was definitely a little bummed out.
I was at the game with my buddy Andy and as we watched what would inevitably become another Thunder loss, we fantasized about the future. We were still pretty shocked that we were even in Oklahoma City watching our very own professional basketball team, but the thought of the future was fun to talk about.
“Think about when they get good,” he said.
“Think about if they make the playoffs,” I said.
He shook his head. Almost impossible to even conjure up the thought. Then he took it up a notch.
“Man, think about like a Western Conference Finals series here in OKC. Wouldn’t that just be… insane?” Keep Reading…