TAG: Kevin Durant

GIFs, NBA / Jan 6, 2015 / 11:15 am

Gif: Klay Thompson Smashes It On Kevin Durant

Kevin Durant, Klay Thompson

Early in the third quarter, Klay Thompson beat the perimeter defense of the Thunder and rose to throw it down; it clanged off the back of the rim. But he got another opportunity at the rim later in the same quarter, and this time he flushed it over Kevin Durant. Read More »

Video / Jan 3, 2015 / 1:00 pm

Watch Kevin Durant Drop 34 Points In 32 Minutes As OKC Climbs To .500

Kevin Durant

Kevin Durant (Mark D. Smith, USATODAY)

Perhaps the scariest – or most exciting, depending on who you ask – aspect of Kevin Durant’s game this season is he doesn’t feel that his rhythm is where it could be. Read More »

Video / Jan 1, 2015 / 11:45 am

Watch Kevin Durant Score Season-High 44 In OT Win Over Suns

P.J. Tucker, Kevin Durant

P.J. Tucker, Kevin Durant (Mark D. Smith-USA TODAY Sports)

After missing the last six games with a severe ankle sprain — a stretch where the Thunder went 3-3, hardly what you need in the competitive West — Kevin Durant came back with a vengeance against Phoenix last night, picking up where he left off when he dropped 30 points in under 20 minutes before his ankle sprain. Read More »

Latest News / Dec 31, 2014 / 1:00 pm

Kevin Durant Will Return Tonight Against Suns

Kevin Durant

The absence of Kevin Durant for the NBA’s Christmas slate of games nearly ruined the holidays altogether. That he’s returning for their tail end could be exactly what saves them. According to multiple media reports, the Oklahoma City Thunder superstar and reigning MVP will play in tonight’s New Year’s Eve showdown with the Phoenix Suns. Read More »

Latest News / Dec 25, 2014 / 11:15 am

Kevin Durant Will Miss Today’s Game Versus Spurs

Kevin Durant, Kawhi Leonard

Here’s your Christmas lump of coal: Oklahoma City Thunder superstar Kevin Durant is out of today’s game against the San Antonio Spurs with a sprained right ankle. Read More »

Latest News, sponsored05 / Dec 23, 2014 / 3:30 pm

Kevin Durant Won’t Play On Tuesday Versus Blazers

Kevin Durant

What do basketball fans want most for Christmas? Kevin Durant to play in Thursday’s clash between the Oklahoma City Thunder and San Antonio Spurs. If the current condition of his sprained right ankle doesn’t improve, though, you won’t find KD under your tree. The reigning MVP will miss tonight’s game against the Portland Trail Blazers. Read More »

NBA / Dec 19, 2014 / 8:15 pm

Kevin Durant Will Miss Friday’s Game Against The Lakers With Ankle Sprain

Kevin Durant

Reigning NBA MVP Kevin Durant is once again giving the Thunder and its fans a scare because of an injury. However, this injury’s severity is expected to have much less of an impact than his previous foot injury that sidelined the franchise star for 17 games this season. Read More »

Smack / Dec 19, 2014 / 6:00 pm

Kobe Bryant Says He Isn’t Currently Recruiting Kevin Durant To Lakers

Kobe Bryant, Kevin Durant

Kobe Bryant’s contract expires at the end of the 2015-2016 season. And while there’s been no indication that the 36 year-old will play beyond his current deal, there has yet to be confirmation that he’ll hang up his Nikes for good then, either. You know what might make Mamba more inclined to play further into his late thirties? If the Los Angeles Lakers had the chance to compete for a championship. Read More »

Twitter / Dec 19, 2014 / 12:00 pm

Steve Kerr Quips About Durant: “We Did A good Job On Him In The Second Half”

Steve Kerr

By now everyone knows that Kevin Durant went off last night to the tune of 30 points in 18 minutes, which hasn’t been done since the American Basketball Association was being folded into the NBA. But an ankle injury right before the half saved the Warriors the uneviable task of stopping him in the next half, which coach Steve Kerr joked about after the game when it became clear KD was all right. Read More »

Latest News / Dec 19, 2014 / 11:00 am

Video: Kevin Durant Becomes First Since NBA-ABA Merger To Score 30 In Under 20 Mins.

Andre Iguodala, Kevin Durant, Draymond Green

While Anthony Davis’ big Thursday night put him in a class by himself this season and last, Kevin Durant‘s scoring performance in the first half against the Warriors hasn’t been done since the ABA-NBA merger in 1976. Read More »