Category: Kevin Durant

Kobe Bryant Says the Lakers Are Going to Be a Huge Problem for Opponents If They Make the Playoffs

Wednesday, March 13th, 2013

After a troubling start to the season, the Los Angeles Lakers have picked up their play recently and it appears they are getting it together just in time. It looks like Kobe Bryant has come to save the season once again. He is going to will this team to the ...

Scott Brooks: Thunder Like Flying Under the Radar; San Antonio is Our Biggest Threat in the Western Conference

Monday, February 11th, 2013

While the talk of the Western Conference is the struggles of the Los Angeles Lakers, the Oklahoma City Thunder are quietly taking care of business. The Thunder are in first place in the Northwest Division and owned the second-best record in the NBA heading into the weekend. Scott Brooks continues to ...

Kevin Durant: Manti Te’o Saga Reminds Everyone to be More Cautious on the Internet

Friday, January 18th, 2013

Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant is averaging 28.7 points per game and was named a starter for the Western Conference All-Star team. Durant, the MVP of last year's All-Star Game, received more than 1.5 million votes this year. As for his childhood? The former Texas Longhorn tells Dan Patrick in the ...

Kevin Durant: Will to Win Representing USA at Olympics “On Another Level”

Tuesday, August 21st, 2012

Kevin Durant might have fallen victim to LeBron James in the NBA Finals, but Durant was able to team up with LeBron in London as the two won Olympic gold together with the United States men's basketball team earlier this month. A championship appearance and a gold medal -- not ...

Mike Krzyzewski Leads Team USA into Action Tonight Against Dominican Republic

Thursday, July 12th, 2012

The Olympics are just around the corner and one of the events the public seems to be most interested in is how Team USA's hoops team will fare. Coach Mike Krzyzewski is back in the saddle as head coach of the star-studded line up. And while fans and the press ...

Charles Barkley Has More to Say on Kobe Bryant’s Remarks and Why ’92 Dream Team Would Dominate ’12 Team USA

Thursday, July 12th, 2012

It didn't take long for a member of the Dream Team to respond to Kobe Bryant. And it's not surprising which guy was the first to do it. Bryant created some buzz in the last day or so when he said he thought this year's Olympic team would beat the ...

LeBron, Carmelo, Durant and Blake Griffin Weigh in on Team USA’s Upcoming Test at 2012 Olympic Games

Tuesday, July 10th, 2012

In 2008, Team USA Basketball was dubbed The Redeem Team during their quest to bounce back from a disappointing bronze medal showing in the 2004 Olympics and then a third-place finish in the 2006 World Championships during their eventual gold medal conquest at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing. That motivation won't ...

Shaquille O’Neal Does Not Approve of Miami’s Grind-It-Out Style

Tuesday, June 19th, 2012

The Miami Heat found a way to beat Oklahoma City 95-89 in Game 3 of the NBA Finals on Sunday, grabbing their first lead of the series at 2-1. Don't color Shaquille O'Neal impressed, however. He's disappointed in the fact that it was a close game and that coach Erik ...

Gary Payton on Helping Bring NBA Team Back to Seattle: “I’m going to try to be involved as much as possible.”

Thursday, June 14th, 2012

It's a big day in the city of Seattle. There will be a large rally in the Emerald City to show support and grow momentum for the proposed plan to bring professional basketball back to the city. Of course, with the Oklahoma City Thunder on center stage in this year's ...

Oklahoma City Can Advance to the NBA Finals By Beating San Antonio Tonight

Wednesday, June 6th, 2012

The Oklahoma City Thunder looked dead to rights after the first two games of the Western Conference Finals against the San Antonio Spurs. It all changed in Game 3 when the Thunder routed the Spurs. Since then, Oklahoma City knotted the series at home and drastically changed the complexion of ...