Nobody on the plane was injured, however, the plane was left with a huge dent in the nose.
The Oklahoma City Thunder basketball team were caught up in a freaky mid-air incident when their charter plane was struck by an as yet unidentified object on its way to Chicago, damaging the nose cone.
According to ESPN's Royce Young, the Thunder landed in Chicago around 1 a.m. local time.
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Delta Airlines later said the charter plane which had flown the team from Minneapolis to Chicago apparently collided with a bird early Saturday as it was landing. The aircraft, a Boeing 757-200, landed safely without incident; customers have since deplaned and maintenance teams evaluating.
And Carmelo Anthony was just as curious on his Instagram.
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Several players posted photos on social media, both thankful that the team was safe and curious as to what could have hit the plane. "Safety is Delta's top priority".
The Oklahoma City Thunder were en route to Chicago on Friday evening after losing to the Timberwolves when their plane was struck by what is believed to be a bird.
The Thunder were traveling to Chicago for their game against the Bulls on Saturday.
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