TAG: Kevin Durant

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 »

instagram, Smack / Jun 12, 2014 / 11:00 am

The Game and Kevin Durant Come To Agreement Over $20,000 Bet

Kevin Durant

Kevin Durant is making a habit of upsetting rappers. We told you earlier this week about how Durant lost a $20,000 bet to The Game when he made this three-pointer. Durant has come out and said there was no bet, which made The Game very angry yesterday. But by the end of the day, the two spoke with each other and cleared up their misunderstanding. Read More »

2014 Free Agency, Latest News / Jun 11, 2014 / 5:00 pm

Can The Knicks Land LeBron & ‘Melo, Or Even Durant?

Kevin Durant, Carmelo Anthony, LeBron James, Kobe Bryant

On ESPN New York’s 98.7 FM’s “The Stephen A. Smith and Ryan Ruocco Show,” co-host Smith mentioned a “95 percent possibility” LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony end up together if they both opt-in for the 2014-15 seasons. Not only that, but New York’s recent hiring of Derek Fisher could entice Kevin Durant to the Big Apple if he’s unhappy in OKC when his contract expires in the summer of 2016. Read More »

NBA / Jun 10, 2014 / 10:15 am

Video: Every Kevin Durant Dunk During His MVP Season

Kevin Durant, Marcin Gortat

While not well known as a dunker, lanky 2014 MVP Kevin Durant can still throw it down. His power at the rim comes from, not the athleticism or ferocity his all-star teammate exhibits when he throws it down, but KD’s ridiculous 7-4 wingspan, where he flushes the ball down like most people snap a towel or dunk on their nerf hoop. Come check out all of KD’s dunks during his inaugural MVP season. Read More »

instagram, Smack / Jun 9, 2014 / 2:30 pm

Kevin Durant Lost A $20,000 Bet With The Game

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Kevin Durant just can’t seem to get along with rappers. We all know about his “beef” with Lil’ B, but that’s not the end of Durant versus hip hop artists. Over the weekend, Durant lost a $20,000 bet to The Game. Read More »

Video, Video Games / Jun 5, 2014 / 2:35 pm

NBA 2K15 Releases “Most Valuable Players” Trailer

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NBA 2K15 (photo. 2K Sports)

Today, 2K Sports released their trailer for the NBA 2K15 “Most Valuable Players” installment announcing the iconic game’s Kevin Durant MVP Bonus Pack pre-order items. Read More »

Latest News / Jun 4, 2014 / 2:05 pm

Kevin Durant And LeBron James Headline 2013-2014 All-NBA First Team

Kevin Durant, LeBron James

Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant and Miami Heat forward LeBron James headline the 2013-2014 All-NBA First Team. The MVP winner and runner-up were the only players to receive more than 600 points from the panel of voters, garnering 625 and 623 points, respectively. Joining Durant and James on the First Team are Joakim Noah of the Chicago Bulls (551 points), Chris Paul of the Los Angeles Clippers (540 points), and James Harden of the Houston Rockets (502 points). Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Jun 2, 2014 / 11:45 am

Nike KD VII “USA” Colorway Revealed

Nike KD VII "USA"

Back in June last year, Kevin Durant surprised fans by unveiling his next signature line, the Nike KD VI before the 2013-14 NBA season started. Now the Nike KD VII has been revealed, by way of our buddies at Nice Kicks, with a patriotic colorway. Read More »

NBA / May 29, 2014 / 4:15 pm

The 10 Greatest Small Forwards In NBA History

Kevin Durant, LeBron James

The small forward used to compliment the frontcourt, but in the contemporary game it’s a position that’s turned out elite wing players with the body of a power forward from just a generation prior. Small forwards are basketball renaissance men who can do it all: shoot, pass, handle the ball and create havoc for opponents. That’s what makes this list so difficult to pin down. Read More »