TAG: Kevin Durant

NBA / Jul 15, 2014 / 12:15 pm

Stephen A. Smith Believes Kevin Durant Could End Up With Wizards

Kevin Durant

Kevin Durant will hit free agency as an unrestricted free agent in the summer of 2016. It’s still two years away, but that hasn’t stopped talking heads from getting a head start on the speculation. On Monday, Stephen A. Smith went on ESPN’s “Inside The Locker Room” to discuss Durant’s impending free agency. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear, Video Games / Jul 15, 2014 / 10:45 am

NBA 2K15 Cover Released; Pharrell Williams To Curate Soundtrack

Kevin Durant NBA2K15 Cover

Today 2K announced Grammy-winning singer, producer, Vivienne Westwood fan and Park Ranger Smith doppelgänger, the estimable Pharrell Williams, as the curator of NBA 2K15 soundtrack. They also released a front of the box pic of NBA 2K15 cover boy and 2014 NBA MVP, Kevin Durant. October 7 can’t get here fast enough. Read More »

2014 Free Agency, Smack / Jul 12, 2014 / 4:18 pm

Q-Tip Scoops LeBron Decision; Says Durant May Come To Knicks

Q-Tip

If you’re anything like us, you idolized A Tribe Called Quest‘s funky rhythms and verbal darts during their heyday in the early 1990s. Since then, emcee Q-Tip has gone on to various solo projects, but it was his Twitter prognostication during LeBron James‘ free agency that scooped the biggest names in NBA reporting, and now he’s attempting to foreshadow some other outrageous NBA developments. Read More »

2014 Free Agency / Jul 2, 2014 / 10:30 pm

Report: Durant, Westbrook Pitch Gasol In Los Angeles; OKC Is “Frontrunner”

Pau Gasol, Kevin Durant

The Miami Heat and San Antonio Spurs have already expressed interest in Pau Gasol. Now it’s the Oklahoma City Thunder’s turn to recruit the four-time All-Star and two-time champion, and they’re leaving no stone unturned in doing so. According to ESPN’s Marc Stein, Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook personally pitched Gasol in Los Angeles today on the idea of joining the Thunder. Read More »

2014 Free Agency / Jun 26, 2014 / 11:45 am

KD: “I Don’t Know What The Big Deal Is” About LeBron’s Free Agency

LeBron James, Kevin Durant

This is the player movement era. Veteran stars that have the option to test the free agent market almost all will in today’s NBA. It’s the landscape ushered in by LeBron James‘ first decision in 2010 and the terms of the new collective bargaining agreement put into place a year-and-a-half later. As James’ decision to opt-out of his contract to test the market dominates headlines, Kevin Durant recently made some of his by supporting the decision of his fellow superstar. Read More »

NBA / Jun 25, 2014 / 3:15 pm

Video: Kevin Durant Is “The Baddest”

Kevin Durant "The Baddest"

There are no shortage of accolades Kevin Durant racked up on his way to the 2014 NBA MVP. Today, as part of the Nike KD VII unveiling Nike released a new commercial centering around the young sniper from OKC, who just might be “The Baddest.” Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Jun 25, 2014 / 1:15 pm

Nike KD VII Officially Unveiled

Nike KD7 "Lightening Strike"

The reigning 2014 NBA MVP, Kevin Durant, scorched the league with a thunderous scoring bonanza this past season. The early-fall summer release of his seventh signature shoe, the Nike KD VII struck like lightening earlier today. Come check out the newest beauty by the Thunder star. Read More »

DimeTV / Jun 23, 2014 / 5:00 pm

Screen & Roll Vol. 4: NBA Draft, “Space Jam” & More

Adam Silver, David Stern

With the blink-and-you-missed it way basketball has infiltrated our online and television lives, it’s only fair you get some warning for what’s up next. Whether it’s a basketball game halfway around the world, the NBA Finals, a revealing interview, or a high school star’s mix tape, we’ve got you covered with our “Screen & Roll” recap of what’s coming on for the coming week. Read More »

Smack / Jun 18, 2014 / 5:00 pm

Kendrick Perkins Says Kevin Durant Needs To Get Stronger

Kevin Durant, Kendrick Perkins

Kevin Durant was a near unanimous selection as the 2014 NBA MVP, and he helped lead the Oklahoma City Thunder to within two games of a return trip to the NBA Finals before getting eliminated by the eventual champion Spurs. Despite the accolades, teammate Kendrick Perkins thinks he needs to hit the weights more this summer and get stronger. Read More »

Smack, Twitter / Jun 16, 2014 / 12:15 pm

Kevin Durant Would Take Paul George Over 2014 Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard

Kawhi Leonard, Paul George

The San Antonio Spurs have won a fifth NBA Championship in 47 seasons. The win was fueled — in a large part — by upcoming star Kawhi Leonard who became the youngest Bill Russell Finals MVP since Magic Johnson won a pair — in 1980 and 1982 — before turning 23. Despite Kawhi’s ascension, it seems 2014 regular season MVP Kevin Durant responded negatively to a tweet claiming Kawhi was a superior player to Paul George. Read More »