Kevin Durant Sticks Up For Greg Oden Who Says He'll Be Remembered As "The Biggest Bust In NBA History"
Due to an unfortunate string of injuries the Blazers' #1 overall pick in the 2007 NBA Draft, aka Greg Oden, is back at Ohio State working on getting his degree and helping the Buckeyes along as a student assistant coach. The 28-year old big man played in just 105 games during his brief stint in the league, but when he was on the court he showed signs of promise averaging 11 points, 8.5 rebounds and 2+ blocks per game. That said, Oden still feels as though he'll be remembered as the biggest bust in NBA history.
"The Sauce" Nike KD9 Release Date Announced
Nike debuted it's annual Holiday Collection dubbed the "12 Soles Collection" today and it featured some upcoming signature sneakers, including "The Sauce" Nike KD9 which will likely be worn by Kevin Durant when the Warriors take on the Cavaliers on Christmas Day.
Kevin Durant Says He Still Loves Russell Westbrook
Tomorrow we'll be seeing Kevin Durant's current and former teams facing off head-to-head for the first time since KD left OKC for the Golden State, and the media-broiled beef between KD and his former teammate Russell Westbrook is on everyone's mind. Striking down such claims head-on, Kevin Durant had some choice words while speaking to The Mercury News.
Twitter Roasts Kevin Durant For His Rolling Stone Cover
Kevin Durant graced the cover of Rolling Stone for their most recent issue wearing nothing more than a beater and some jeans but that was more than enough for the internet to continue their relentless trolling of the Warriors' newest superstar.
Win A Stay For Two At Kevin Durant's Bay Area Gallery
Kevin Durant, Nike and Airbnb are teaming up to give one lucky winner a one of a kind experience, an opportunity to stay at KD's Bay Area Gallery. In partnership with Nike Basketball and Victor Solomon, KD curated a gallery experience that celebrates his journey through the game: from his quiet beginnings in AAU growing up in Seat Pleasant, Maryland, to elevating his game to the NBA and his new home, the Bay Area.
Kevin Durant Admits He Was 'Glad' The Warriors Lost In The NBA Finals
Golden State Warriors fans are undoubtedly still salty that their team blew a 3-1 lead in the NBA Finals last season, and the fact that everybody keeps reminding them of it on social media. But they can all take comfort in knowing that LeBron James and the Cavs' epic three-game winning streak to close out the series actually helped the Warriors land Kevin Durant this off-season. In an interview yesterday, Durant recalled his thought process while watching Game 7 and how he was 'glad' that the Warriors came up short, thus paving the way for his arrival in the Bay Area.
Drake Brings Out Kevin Durant In Oakland
Drake has been bringing out huge surprise guests at virtually every stop of his Summer Sixteen tour. Tuesday night, during the first of two shows at Oakland's Oracle Arena, he brought out the Bay Area's newest superstar: Kevin Durant. The Golden State Warriors were already a super-team last year, and with the addition of Durant, they have taken the form the of a super-duper team. Durant's new fan base greeted him warmly last night as he stepped out on stage in front of the OVO faithful.
Kevin Durant Responds To Reports That He Lied To Russell Westbrook About Leaving OKC
More and more rumors about Kevin Durant's departure from Oklahoma City have been circulating the web in the last week, with the latest report being that KD actually told Russell Westbrook, "I'm coming back, man. Don't worry about it."
Kevin Durant Reportedly Told Russell Westbrook He Was Going To Stay In OKC
Details about Kevin Durant's decision to leave Oklahoma City in favor of the Bay Area are slowing leaking out, including yesterday's report that KD never personally informed Russell Westbrook that he'd be leaving the Thunder.
Kevin Durant's Oklahoma City Restaurant Has Officially Closed Down
Oklahoma City is slowly but surely washing their streets of any traces of Kevin Durant from selling his replica jerseys at 99% off to closing down the KD's restaurant.
Russell Westbrook Is Reportedly "Angry" At Kevin Durant For Not Personally Telling Him He Was Leaving OKC
On July 4th when you and I found out that Kevin Durant was leaving OKC to team up with Steph Curry, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green in Golden State, Russell Westbrook was still under the assumption that KD would be returning to the Thunder.
Klay Thompson Just Revealed Kevin Durant's New Tupac Tattoo
Kevin Durant is fully embracing his new home in the Bay Area. Klay Thompson just uploaded a photo of a Tupac calf tattoo on instagram, and he's claiming that it is Kevin Durant's newest piece of ink. We do know that Durant was with Thompson at the USA Basketball Showcase Practice this week and although there's no way of knowing if that's actually his calf in the photo, Klay has no reason to make this up so we believe it's real. What do you guys think?
Lil B Writes To Kevin Durant, Says Their Game Of 1-On-1 Still Needs To Happen
When Kevin Durant officially announced that he'd be leaving Oklahoma City in favor of the Bay Area, Lil B fired off a quick announcement tweet of his own- the Based God's curse had been lifted. The Bay Area rapper has held a grudge against KD for about five years now, ever since Durant tweeted that he couldn't listen to Lil B because he was wack. But now, Lil B is welcoming the former NBA MVP to his hometown with open arms.
Rihanna, Diddy, & The Weeknd Among Forbes' Highest-Paid Celebrities Of 2016
Forbes has released its Highest-Paid Celebrities of 2016 list, comprised of the 100 celebrities who earned the most money between June 2015 and June 2016 to crack the Top 100. Taylor Swift took the #1 spot with a whopping $170 million earned. A few hip hop & luminaries made the cut as well:
Charles Barkley Says Kevin Durant Is Trying To Cheat His Way To A Championship
Charles Barkley is just one of many former players, and analysts, who are ripping Kevin Durant for his decision to join forces with the Golden State Warriors. Barkley asserted that KD is simply jumping on the Warriors' "gravy train" and is trying to cheat his way to a championship. Before we get into Barkley's comments, it's worth noting that this is the same guy who forced his way out of Philadelphia to team up with a formidable Suns' roster that was on the cusp of a championship run in 1992.
Lil B Lifts BasedGod Curse On Kevin Durant
Lil B's 'BasedGod Curse' has been active on Kevin Durant for a minute now. Durant isn't the first person that the Bay Area rapper has put his ominous curse on, but he was the first NBA player to receive it. Today, after Durant publicly announced his move from Oklahoma City to the Golden State Warriors, Lil B announced that his curse upon Durant has finally been lifted, welcoming him to San Francisco.
Kevin Durant Announces Move To Warriors
A few days ago ushered in the NBA free agency, as we reported on, with plenty of notable basketball players receiving crazy, million-dollar deals to stick with their city and/or switch. While we already know where some players are headed, one of the unknowns (and most anticipated) was Kevin Durant.
Jay Z Tried To Push Kevin Durant To Meet With The Knicks And Nets
Jay Z's biggest Roc Nation Sports client, Kevin Durant, is currently being courted by every NBA team that can get within earshot of him but that likely won't include the New York Knicks or the Brooklyn Nets. Jay Z himself reportedly pushed KD to at least visit with the desperate New York franchises but even HOVA's influence wasn't enough to move the former MVP. Teams like the Warriors, Spurs, Clippers, Heat and Celtics are all expected to have time to pitch their case to Durant now that free agency is officially underway but the New York teams are shit out of luck.
LIl B The Based God Agrees To Lift The Curse On Kevin Durant, Under One Condition
Lil B The Based God has announced that he's ready to lift the curse on Kevin Durant IF he agrees to team up with Derrick Rose, alongside Carmelo Anthony and Kristaps Porzingis on the New York Knicks. Phil Jackson, along with every other owner in the NBA, is currently trying to lure KD to his team and has told Derrick Rose that Durant is next on his list.
Phil Jackson Told Derrick Rose That He's Going After Kevin Durant Next
Yesterday afternoon the New York Knicks pulled off a trade for Derrick Rose and now Phil Jackson has his sights on the biggest name in this year's free agent class, Kevin Durant. Gee, ya think?