TAG: Kevin Durant

NBA / May 24, 2014 / 3:00 pm

The Dime Position Guide: 2nd Edition

Dwight Howard

Every few years, Dime presents a guide to help you understand the basketball positions. Are you new to the game? Confused as to which position to play? We’re here to help! Read More »

GIFs / May 22, 2014 / 4:45 pm

The Western Conference Finals Summarized In One GIF

Tim Duncan, Kevin Durant

Through two games, the Spurs have dominated the Western Conference Finals. Despite having Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook, the Thunder appear to have no answers for San Antonio. All of this was summarized in one brilliant GIF today. Read More »

NBA / May 22, 2014 / 10:00 am

Kevin Durant Says Derek Fisher Will Be Great Coach

Derek Fisher, Kevin Durant

The 2014 NBA MVP Kevin Durant was asked about his teammate Derek Fisher, and what he thought of his potential as a head coach in the NBA. Durant had great things to say about Fisher, who is a leading candidate for the New York Knicks coaching job. Read More »

Smack / May 22, 2014 / 12:45 am

Russell Westbrook Wants Kevin Durant To “Wake Up”

Russell Westbrook

In the first half, during San Antonio’s first — of many — runs on the visiting Thunder, Russell Westbrook tried to get 2014 MVP Kevin Durant into the game. A lethargic-looking KD couldn’t get on track and neither could the Thunder while getting crushed 112-77. Read More »

NBA / May 20, 2014 / 10:15 am

Spurs Dominate Ibaka-Less Paint, Take Game 1 From OKC

Tim Duncan, Nick Collison, Kendrick Perkins

The Spurs may have deluded us into believing they were preparing for Serge Ibaka to rip off his warmups before Game 1 in San Antonio Monday night, but they didn’t play like he was in the game. San Antonio scored 66 points in the paint on their way to a dominating 122-105 Game 1 win over Oklahoma City. Read More »

NBA / May 16, 2014 / 12:45 pm

3 One-On-One Matchups To Watch In Eastern & Western Conference Finals

Tony Parker, Russell Westbrook

After two rounds of stellar basketball in the 2014 Playoffs, which featured the best first round in NBA Playoff history, the conference finals are set to kickoff on Sunday. Even with the unpredictable nature that consumed the playoffs to this point, the teams that made it to the Final Four–NBA style–are not too surprising for the fans. Read More »

Video / May 16, 2014 / 12:30 pm

Kevin Durant Gives Game-Worn Kicks To Masters Champ Bubba Watson

Bubba Watson, Kevin Durant

Who had golfer Bubba Watson in their: “person Kevin Durant give his KD VI PE’s to after a Game 6″ pool? Probably the same person who had Connecticut winning their NCAA bracket in March. Watson, the 2012 and 2014 Masters champ, now owns a pretty dope pair of KD’s game-worn kicks. Read More »

GIFs, NBA / May 16, 2014 / 11:30 am

Video: Kevin Durant Drops 39 As Thunder Move On

Kevin Durant

After a dreadful Game 5 in OKC that saw Kevin Durant shoot just 6-for-22 from the field — though he made up for it with 10 points late — KD played like the MVP last night as the Thunder moved past the Clippers with a 104-98 Game 6 win to take the best-of-seven second-round series, four games to two. Read More »

NBA / May 15, 2014 / 11:21 pm

Kevin Durant Believes He’s Bad Luck

Kevin Durant

When Russell Westbrook took three soon-to-be game-clinching free throws with under 10 seconds to play in Game 5 against the Clippers, Kevin Durant was on the other end of the floor, unable to watch. After KD spoke with the Oklahoman today, now we know why. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / May 15, 2014 / 1:45 pm

Nike Unveils Kevin Durant’s “MVP” Sneaker On NIKEiD

Nike KD VI "MVP"

In honor of Kevin Durant‘s incredible MVP season, Nike is releasing a special KD VI sneaker, which is currently available exclusively at NIKEiD. In what began as a truly personalized storyline, the KD VI has spent the entire season telling tales of Durant’s upbringing. That continues in this colorway through the MVP graphic, which celebrates one of the most unbelievable offensive seasons since the turn of the century. Read More »