Thunder rattled after mysterious flight damage

Taylor Byrd
October 29, 2017

"We had a rough flight to say the least", Adams said in a tweet.

While the impact caused a large dent in the nose of the plane, no one was hurt.

Teammate Carmelo Anthony, who took to Instagram to post a similar question, "What possibly could we have hit in the SKY at this time of night?"

A plane carrying New Zealand basketballer Steven Adams has been involved in a incident in mid-air.

The Thunder plays the Chicago Bulls on Saturday night. The Thunder lost to the Minnesota Timberwolves 119-116 on Friday night. 30000 feet in the air.

Elizabeth Wolf, a spokeswoman for Delta, said she believes the plane hit a bird as the plane descended into Chicago about 12:45 a.m.

He asked NASA and famous TV scientists Bill Nye and Neil deGrasse Tyson what happened, to no answer, but now Delta Airlines has revealed it was "likely" a bird. The aircraft, a Boeing 757-200, landed without incident and customers deplaned normally.

After disembarking, National Basketball Association stars Carmelo Anthony and Josh Huestis posted pictures of the damage to social media.

Thunder forward Josh Huestis also shared a photo of the team's Delta charter plane.

On Saturday a spokesperson for the Thunder told The Oklahoman that all players, staff and coaches were just fine upon their arrival in Chicago.

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