KEVIN DURANT RUMORS & GOSSIP

Kevin Durant not apologizing for volume of Game 5 shooting

Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook missed 36 of their 59 shots during Oklahoma City’s Game 5 loss to the Golden State Warriors, but Durant isn’t apologizing for the aggressiveness of the Thunder’s two stars. “That’s who we are,” Durant said, via ESPN. “We’ve got to be aggressive. When they’re going in, you won’t say anything. But we happened to miss some tonight...
Via The Sports Daily
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Westbrook laughs at question about Steph Curry’s defense

After posting a triple-double in a blowout Game 4 win over the Golden State Warriors, Russell Westrbook managed another 31 points in his team’s loss on Thursday night. He was a bit less efficient, however, hitting just 11-of-28 shots. Did that have anything to do with Stephen Curry’s defense? We’ll let Westbrook’s reaction answer that for you. After the Oklahoma City Thunder’s...
Via Larry Brown Sports
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Durant thinks Draymond Green got special treatment from NBA

Kevin Durant is not surprised that Draymond Green avoided a suspension for kicking Steven Adams in the groin, but that doesn’t mean the Oklahoma City Thunder star agrees with the NBA’s decision. On Tuesday, Durant hinted to reporters that he fully expected Green to receive preferential treatment. Kevin Durant: "They're not going to suspend Draymond Green. He's one of the...
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Kevin Durant, Cameron Payne do great pregame handshake

Cameron Payne doesn’t play many minutes, but he’s turned plenty of heads before playoff games dancing and doing intricate handshakes with Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook. He and Westbrook angered the Dallas Mavericks, namely Charlie Villanueva, who tried to break things up, for doing crazy handshakes on the court during their playoff series. Durant and Payne did a crazy...
Via The Sports Daily
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Heat privately admit signing Durant is a long shot

The Miami Heat’s reported interest in soon-to-be free agent Kevin Durant makes a ton of sense for numerous reasons. First off, the team needs to add another upper-echelon player to its existing roster in order to contend for a championship. That much was made clear during Miami’s series loss to the Toronto Raptors in the Eastern Conference semifinals. Now take into account...
Via Sportsnaut
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Heat will make Durant their top offseason priority

Miami Heat president Pat Riley said earlier this week that re-signing big man Hassan Whiteside will be the team’s top priority this offseason, but he may actually have his sights set on a slightly bigger prize. Dan Le Batard, who has always been pretty well connected on all things Heat, said on his ESPN Radio show recently that making a strong pitch to Durant has always been No...
Via Larry Brown Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Kevin Durant on Stephen Curry: ‘He makes bad shots’

The Golden State Warriors evened up the Western Conference Finals at a game a piece with a dominating in over the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game 2 on Wednesday night. What seemed to be a close game through the first half turned into a blowout within the matter of a couple minutes, primarily due to reigning NBA MVP Stephen Curry absolutely losing his mind. During a two-minute stretch...
Via Sportsnaut
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Kevin Durant helped clear path for ambulance in traffic?

Not long after he helped the Oklahoma City Thunder advance to the Western Conference Finals by scoring a game-high 37 points on Thursday, Kevin Durant supposedly did something far more important for the community. An EMSA paramedic told 9 News in Oklahoma that emergency personnel were trying to get through rush hour traffic in an ambulance over the weekend when they suddenly got...
Via Larry Brown Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Spurs plan to make run at Kevin Durant in free agency

The most consistently successful NBA team of the last two decades reportedly will look to land one of the league’s best players this summer. ESPN.com’s Marc Stein reported Friday that the San Antonio Spurs will be in on the Kevin Durant sweepstakes if the former NBA MVP does, in fact, decide to test his worth on the open market. “The stately Spurs, league sources say, are...
Via NESN.com
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Durant talks about getting name-dropped on Drake's album

“Views” is the fourth studio album released by Canadian rapper Drake. It was released April 29 and has 20 songs, including “Weston Road Flows” which mentions the Oklahoma City Thunder’s Kevin Durant in the lyrics. A lot of people just hit me up when my name is mentioned. Shout out to KD we relate we get the same attention. It’s rainin’ money, Oklahoma City Thunder...
Via The Sports Daily
25 days ago  |  Discuss
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