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  1. OKC Thunder: Russell Westbrook presents Kevin Durant into Oklahoma...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 19 |

    Oklahoma City Thunder basketball players Russell Westbrook, left, and Kevin Durant pose for a photo before the 8th annual Oklahoma Hall of Fame banquet and induction ceremony at the Renaissance Hotel in Tulsa. Durant was an inductee, and Westbrook was his presenter.


  2. The reason Kevin Durant is an Oklahoma Hall of Famer: No one has raised our state's profile higherRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 18 |

    ... thing was rare in Rogers' era, a sign of his broad popularity. But Will Rogers wasn't known as far and wide as Kevin Durant. People in China and Brazil and France and Russia and pretty much every point in between know about him, and because of that, ...


  3. Lessons on Success and Deliberate Practice From Mozart, Picasso, and Kobe BryantRead the original story

    Monday Nov 16 |

    ... USA players were there. LeBron was talking to Carmelo and Coach Krzyzewski was trying to explain something to Kevin Durant. On the right side of the practice facility Kobe was by himself shooting jumpers. For those of you keeping track at home, Kobe ...


  4. That kid interviewing Kevin Durant is now the NBA's top rookieRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 15 | Mashable

    Just eight games into his NBA career, it's clear number-one draft pick Karl-Anthony Towns will be a superstar. But not that long ago - Towns is a rookie who played only one season at Kentucky - he was a wide-eyed student reporter interviewing a "basketball idol" in Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant.


  5. 'Ticky' Burden dies at 62Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 29 | Albany Times Union

    ... in Puerto Rico. His 182 total points for the tournament were an American record that stood until NBA superstar Kevin Durant broke it with 205 points in 2010. "As far as I was concerned, he was


  6. Kevin Durant is excited Gregg Popovich named USA Basketball coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2015 | MSNBC

    Kevin Durant will be 31 years old when the 2020 Tokyo Olympics rolls around. It's easy to picture him going after one more gold and being the elder statesman of that team led by Anthony Davis , but predicting any of that five years out is about like predicting the Cubs will win the World Series in 2015 .


  7. Spurs' Gregg Popovich to Coach USA Men's BasketballRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 | Thunderous Intentions

    May 31, 2014; Oklahoma City, OK, USA; San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich and Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant meet after the Spurs defeated the Thunder in game six of the Western Conference Finals of the 2014 NBA Playoffs at Chesapeake Energy Arena. San Antonio won 112-107.


  8. Thunder journal: Kevin Durant, Billy Donovan praise Gregg Popovich pick as next USA Basketball coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 |

    Kevin Durant had a surprised look on his face Friday when he was informed that Spurs coach Gregg Popovich would be taking over as the head coach of USA Basketball. Popovich is slated to become the head coach in 2017, following Mike Krzyzewski , who will step down as coach after the 2016 Olympic Games and move into a special advisor role with USA Basketball.


  9. Scranton's P.J. Carlesimo heads to Pennsylvania Sports Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 |

    ... Brown. He was named Seton Hall's "Coach of the Century." He was the first NBA coach given a crack at a young Kevin Durant in Seattle. He was selected as one of four coaches for the 1992 U.S. Olympic Dream Team that completed the country's closest ...


  10. GameDay visit shows JMU there are benefits to FBS, but will it stay?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... Probably because Nick Saban is still the coach. Hoops du jour: In exhibition games, Oklahoma City star Kevin Durant is moving well, apparently free of lingering effects from last season's foot injury. Still, it's a long season, and if history is our ...


  11. Next Team USA basketball coach? 10 potential replacements for Mike KrzyzewskiRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2015 | Sporting News

    ... - but the guess here is that he'd adjust if he had LeBron James, Chris Paul, Stephen Curry, Anthony Davis and Kevin Durant in his lineup. Williams was deposed as coach of the Pelicans last spring, but his players all thought highly of him. He became ...


  12. UGA freshman bunch the most talented and unique of Mark Fox EraRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2015 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... He grew up idealizing Michael Jordan, and said he likes to model his game after a mix of Blake Griffin and Kevin Durant. At the bare minimum, the four freshmen provide depth to a team that didn't have much of it last year. But there is real talent ...


  13. NBA Live 16 review for PS4, Xbox OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2015 | Gaming Age

    ... The gameplay doesn't offer much more than that. Everyone, from the lowliest created player to LeBron James or Kevin Durant, moves at a snail's pace; while this may prevent any terrifying glitches from happening, it also means that you constantly ...


  14. Coach K to step down as USA Basketball head coach after 2016 OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2015 | USA Today

    ... Dozens of NBA superstars have held spots on his roster over the years, including LeBron James, Kobe Bryant, Kevin Durant, James Harden, Anthony Davis, Chris Paul, and Carmelo Anthony. However Krzyzewski, 68, also coach of the Duke Blue Devils, said ...


  15. 51 Q: Who makes the 2016 U.S. Olympic team?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2015 | MSNBC

    ... it if he's healthy. So will Anthony Davis , James Harden , Stephen Curry and Russell Westbrook . Theoretically, Kevin Durant would be a shoe-in for the team - he played with Team USA in 2010 and 2012, and he's one of the faces of the program. But ...


  16. A look at sports happeningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... of guilt. One of the classic dumb things you'll ever witness is the recent verbal skirmish between NBA star Kevin Durant and ESPN wannabe star Steven A. Smith. Smith reported that Durant wanted to eventually end up as a Laker. Durant not only denied ...


  17. Stephon Marbury rips Michael Jordan because a kids are getting killeda for his shoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... and the company has tried to temper the release of new models with RSVP and raffle systems, including for the Kevin Durant shoes, through the internet. But violence has occurred for years and resulted in a memorable Sports Illustrated cover in 1990. ...


  18. Happy Birthday, Kevin DurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2015 | The Post Game

    Durant spent most of his basketball career as the "second-best." He was Rivals' second-best 2006 high school recruit behind Greg Oden.


  19. 5 College Basketball Coaches Who May Be Auditioning for the NBA This SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... off it, Ollie has drawn rave reviews from former teammates. "Kevin Ollie, he was a game-changer for us," Kevin Durant told Bill Simmons . "He changed the whole culture, I think. He might not say it, but I think he changed the whole culture in ...


  20. Durant enjoys stint with Team USARead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2015 |

    - Seeing Kevin Durant on a basketball court again, after his out-of-sight, out-of-mind absence stretching back nearly six months, seemed to perk up a lot of the folks not merely watching but participating in Team USA's minicamp workout Tuesday. ...