Chuck Chaney founded Thunder Obsessed in May of 2011. It was originally a way to vent Thunder thoughts through a tumultuous 2011 NBA Playoffs. While the the social media growth has exploded around this website, Chaney has always tried to keep his website about the team and remember that after all, they are why we do this. He’s been published on ESPN, Yahoo! and USA Today. He continues to bring an objective view to a team that he loves. He started out as the Sports Editor at Eastern Oklahoma State College.
Structural engineer in New York City by day, Thunder love by night. His love of the steal comes second to the his love of basketball though. Becoming one of the most under rated members of social media for his GIFs and video highlights, he continues to provide dramatic social media coverage. He falls asleep researching Oklahoma City advanced stats and wishes that Nick Collison would be his Thunder buddy while they run off ball screens together.
Born in Texas, raised in Sooner nation, Josh Poteet chose to a cowboy. He’s a junior sports media major at Oklahoma State University with an emphasis on journalism. He started writing for a site called Tailgate Country and joined OKHardwood.com as the OSU beat writer. He also writes for SB Nation’s Cowboys Ride for Free. He’s currently the primary Oklahoma City Blue beat writer, Oklahoma City’s Development League team.
Alex Joseph graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a B.A. in Film & Media Studies. He has been a published journalist since 2006. His work has been featured on numerous websites, including Bleacher Report, Rush the Court, College Hoops Daily, and NewsOK. Alex has covered every level of sports in Oklahoma, from high school to professional. When he’s not covering the Thunder, Alex is a Digital Marketing Specialist for an agency in Oklahoma City. He will forever argue that The Mighty Ducks is the greatest film trilogy of all time.
Gerald is a junior at Oklahoma State University. Like Poteet, he’s also a sports media major. He’s also the Vice President of the sports media club on campus. He’s also a contributor to Cowboys Ride For Free. He continues his work as a newsdesk contributor for the Fan Sided network as well as for Thunder Obsessed. Tracy is the play-by-play man for Newkirk high school football and other radio stations around Oklahoma.