DeVaughn Akoon-Purcell

DeVaughn Akoon-Purcell

Height/Weight: 6' 5"/200 lbs
Born: Orlando, Florida
College: Illinois State
Draft: Undrafted
  • News On 6 Tulsa

    Gilgeous-Alexander Scores 35 As Thunder Rally Past Hawks

    Shai Gilgeous-Alexander scored 35 points, Josh Giddey had 12 of his 17 points in the final period, and the Oklahoma City Thunder overcame a 14-point deficit in the third quarter to beat the Atlanta Hawks 121-114 on Monday night. Dejounte Murray finished with 24 points and Trae Young had 23 points and 10 assists for the Hawks (13-11), who have squandered six double-digit leads this season. They began the night tied for second-most in the NBA in that category.

  • The Rookie Wire

    Thunder rookie Ousmane Dieng dropped season-high 24 points in G League

    Oklahoma City Thunder rookie Ousmane Dieng reached a season high and finished with his third double-double of the season Wednesday on assignment in the NBA G League. Dieng produced 24 points, 12 rebounds, four assists, two blocks and one steal to lead the OKC Blue to a 107-94 win over the Stockton Kings. He went 10-of-15 from the field, including 4-of-6 from 3-point range, in 39 minutes of work.

  • Welcome to Loud City

    Building the ideal Josh Giddey lineup

    Quietly, over the last few weeks, Josh Giddey has turned a corner and is starting to find the form he displayed last season before a season ending injury. Giddey’s knack for snagging offensive boards and his passing have been huge positives for a Thunder team that can be deficient in those aspects of the game. At the start of season, Giddey struggled to impact the game in which he had become accustomed.