Are Thunderstitions keeping OKC alive?

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OKLAHOMA CITY -- Thunder fans are jazzed for another victory in Game 2 Thursday night.

Turns out, many of them credit a variety of superstition-like Thunderiffic behaviors, known as Thunderstitions, for a fantastic playoff run.

Thunderstitions are no joke to many of the Thunder faithful.

A downtown Oklahoma City construction worker, best known among his co-workers as "Santa," hasn't trimmed his Harden-like beard since before the NBA Playoffs began.

Ada resident, Todd Essary wears the same 2010-2011 season Thunder t-shirt every game.

"I dunno. It just seems like I've worn it all the way through the playoffs this year and it's worked!" Essary said.

Brian Black tweeted:

Oklahoma City jeweler Dan Gordon dresses his infant daughter in the same outfit each night the Thunder play to ensure a Thunder victory.

It has been a fairly successful strategy for Gordon and the others.

Elisa Milbourn tweeted:

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