Originally Posted by NBACha
Actually, quite the opposite. The situation in Seattle sucks (trust me I am from Charlotte so I know first hand) but the Thunder are doing quite well in OKC from a fan interest perspective.
perhaps i should have qualified it by "ouside of okc,"
the honeymoon stage can be quite exhilarating indeed. the true test will be after the novelty wears off-- maybe three years. when durant decides to bolt will probably affect enthusiasm too
but then again, like most of the one (nba) team cities like sacramento, san antonio and portland, its the only game in town so they should always have a core of dedicated fans