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What's Next for the Thunder?

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The Oklahoma City Thunder's wild 2011 NBA Playoffs run is now over after Wednesday's 100-96 loss to the Dallas Mavericks in Game 5. It was the first extended playoff run for a team many expect to dominate the decade. Because of that, Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook, coach Scott Brooks and the rest of the Thunder players and coaches faced adversity unlike anything they had faced before. Their six-game first-round playoff loss to the Los Angeles Lakers in 2010 was the honeymoon; this year's run was the first stage of marriage, where both parties realizes it is harder than it...

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