Life comes at you fast.
The Oklahoma City Thunder have run the gamut of emotions over the past year or so. They blew a 3-1 series lead to the Golden State Warriors, watched Kevin Durant sign with them in free agency, and then Russell Westbrook carried the team to the postseason on the back of 42 triple-doubles.
In just a matter of months, though, the reigning NBA Most Valuable Player went from seemingly having little help around him to being paired with two of the game's top scoring forwards in Paul George and Carmelo Anthony.
The new Big Three in the Western Conference took part in a photo op during media day Monday, kicking off a new era of Thunder basketball: