Kevin Durant ripped the Thunder’s heart out four months ago, and then repeated the process on Thursday night, dropping 39 points on his former team, in their first of four meetings. Twitter reacted to all the subplots, Durant’s 39 points, Enes Kanter Jawing back and forth — oh and of course, Russell Westbrook’s pregame attire.
Steve Adams gave Kevin Durant the death Stare as he was lighting up the #thunder ….#nba #warriors A video posted by Robert Littal BSO (@blacksportsonline) on Nov 3, 2016 at 10:05pm PDT I’m liking this new feisty, irate Kevin Durant, and forget what Kanter said, I want to know what Steven Adams was thinking the
I’m not sure if he’s rocking a kilt or simply has something wrapped around his waste, but Russell Westbrook looks to be in mid-season form. He arrived to the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, set to open the NBA season without Kevin Durant, and on a mission to make the league pay. ESPN.com’s Ohm Youngmisuk
The Oklahoma City Thunder honored shooting victim Terence Crutcher with the letters “TC” displayed on their warmup gear Thursday night ahead of a preseason game against the Memphis Grizzlies in Tulsa, Okla. OKC players honored the memory of Crutcher, who was shot and killed by Tulsa police in September — with his hands raised in
In my opinion, one of the huge factors in Kevin Durant choosing the Golden State Warriors, was the protection he’d receive from guys like Draymond Green and Andre Iguodala. Durant hasn’t had an enforcer in his corner since the Thunder jettisoned Kendrick Perkins away. Draymond Green made his presence felt on Thursday night, blasting Paul
Kevin Durant went down to the finals moments — in deciding to bolt the Oklahoma City Thunder, for Golden State. If you ask Andrew Bogut — KD made that decision long before the summertime free agent blitz per ESPN.com. “That’s part of the business,” said Bogut. “I think the deal was done long before the
It’s kind of hard to explain why as a free agent, you’re choosing to sign with the two-time defending NBA Champions. After watching the Warriors blow a 3-1 over the Cleveland Cavaliers, Kevin Durant let out a sigh of relief. Durant said Monday night that the Warriors’ collapse helped his free-agency decision. “[My agent] Rich
Kevin Durant is either in denial, or he’s really confident that he and Russell Westbrook will get beyond their ugly break up. Despite numerous reports of a fractured and strained relationship, Kevin Durant told reporters at an event that he and the Westbrook are good. “We’re still cool,” Durant said at a Nike event Friday.
Russell Westbrook will get the opportunity to begin his MVP run against the future of the league — when the Thunder travel to Philadelphia to face the 76ers on opening night, on ESPN. NBA announces that Sixers will open season at home Wednesday, 10/26 vs. Thunder on ESPN. Game is at 8:00 PM EST. —
Russell Westbrook has yet to make any public comments about Kevin Durant leaving the Oklahoma City Thunder, but the video above provides some of his feeling. After being asked how he feels about Durant, Westbrook could only laugh.