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?
Chris Broussard Predicts Kevin Durant Ends Up In Golden State, Internet Reacts
"If I had to bet and pick a place where Kevin Durant would be next year, I would say Golden State."- ESPN's Chris Broussard. "You are an idiot and you are always wrong."- The internet. As everyone knows, Kevin Durant is an unrestricted free agent this Summer and once the confetti settles on the Cavaliers' championship parade, and the NBA Draft has officially wrapped, all of the NBA focus will shift to where KD signs. If you're a Chris Broussard believer, Durant will be teaming up with the Splash Brothers in the Bay Area if he leaves OKC.
Release Date Announced For The "Pre-Heat" Nike KD9
Kevin Durant's signature line hasn't been anything special for quite some time but the Nike KD9 is easily one of his greatest collaborations with Nike, and the best part is they'll retail for $150- a $30 drop from this year's KD8. That's including this sweet "Pre-Heat" colorway which Durant debuted during the Western Conference Finals. The low-cut sneaker, designed by Nike's Leo Chang, features a flyknit upper with a full length Zoom Air unit beneath.
Kevin Durant Gives Dion Waiters A Big "F*ck You" For Not Passing The Ball
If there's one thing that Dion Waiters loves, it's shooting the ball. If there's two things that Dion Waiters loves it's shooting the ball and not passing the ball. This is an issue for Kevin Durant and during last night's blowout loss in Oakland, KD let Dion know how he really felt about it. You don't have to be a professional lip reader to see what Durant said to Waiters after he failed to feed him the rock on his dash to the basket in the second quarter of last night's game.
Lil B Confirms His Based God Curse Is Still In Effect
The NBA playoffs have progressed well into the second round, and besides the Cleveland Cavaliers’ steamrolling of the Atlanta Hawks, each series has been much more competitive. Watching game three of the Oklahoma City Thunder vs San Antonio Spurs over the weekend, Lil B takes the opportunity to confirm that the Based God’s curse is still very much in effect.
Nike Unveils The 2016 USA Basketball Jerseys For The Olympics
With the 2016 Summer Olympics quickly coming up on the calendar, Nike has begun ramping up their marketing around the big event. Two of their sure bets are the USA men’s and women’s basketball teams, who have absolutely dominated opponents ever since that embarrassing 3rd place finish in 2004 for the men's team. Today they’ve unveiled the USA basketball uniforms for the games in Rio De Janeiro.
LeBron James Sells Way More Sneakers Than Other NBA Players
As we’ve written before, most NBA players enjoy some type of shoe deal. However, it’s the select few that land signature sneakers who really rake in the big bucks. But are all signature sneakers created equal?
Kevin Durant's Signature Sneaker Gets An Upgrade
Kevin Durant is quietly having a fantastic season for the Oklahoma City Thunder, but is being overshadowed by the shot-making machine that is Stephen Curry. Never was this more apparent than Saturday night, when Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry traded baskets until Durant fouled out of the game in overtime. The loss KD suffered last night should only fuel him to step it up further, and Nike is here to help the gangly scorer in that regard.