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For those of you wondering what Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant and his fiancee, WNBA player Monica Wright were doing on Friday, they were having a beach day! Check out the below photos from Monica’s Instagram account which shows her and KD hanging out at a beach in Malibu, California: *** Kevin Durant and Monica Wright go to the beach [Black Sports Online]

Andre Roberson Receives Only 80 Percent Of Rookie Scale From Thunder

Andre Roberson received just 80 percent of his rookie scale contract with the Oklahoma City Thunder, according to a report. Rookies typically receive 120 percent of the deal. The Thunder are trying to manage their salary cap situation while avoiding the luxury tax. The Thunder refused to give Roberson more than 80 percent.

Thunder management trying to avoid luxury tax for one more season

Within the NBA's rookie pay scale teams are given enough leeway to sign their first-rounders to between 80 percent and 120 percent of their pick's suggested value. Almost always rookies are quickly offered and sign near the maximum like Steven Adams did last week reaching a deal with the Thunder that will pay him $2.09 million next season nearly $400000 more than the suggested...

Kevin Durant and fiancee hit the beach

In their first public photos with each other since it was revealed they were engaged, WNBA player Monica Wright and OKC’s Kevin Durant pose together at the beach:

Kevin Durant throws down monster dunk during Drew League game

While most of you were probably relaxing over the weekend, Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant was putting work in the Drew League. On Saturday, Durant’s LAUFND team faced off against the Money Gang and one of the notable KD highlights from the action can be seen in the below video clip. Watch as Durant drives the lane and throws down an impressive one-handed slam dunk:

Kevin Durant misses last-second three-pointer during Drew League game

In terms of NBA players that you would want taking the last shot, I’m pretty sure that most of you would agree that Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant would be one of those people. With time running down during Saturday’s Drew League game, Durant’s team was trailing by two points and Kevin was given the opportunity to hit the game-winning shot. Watch as KD rises up for...

Kevin Durant, fiance seen in public together for first time since engagement

Kevin Durant likes to keep his personal life private. So, when it was revealed earlier in the month that he was engaged to WNBA star Monica Wright, many people where surprised to find out they were even dating. While Wright has confirmed the happy news, Durant has been mum on the pending nuptials. Though the two are rarely seen together, Wright did post a couple of candid photos...

The Assist: Kevin Durant & fianceé have a beach date

Kevin Durant and his fianceé, Monica Wright were hanging out at the beach in LA this week. The two went paddle boarding and of course, they had to flick it up for “the gram.” They’ve kept their relationship quiet but Kevin popped the question earlier this month. Kevin also recently took to Instagram to express his love for Monica, posing in front of the famous LOVE piece...

Kevin Durant and His Fiancee WNBA’s Monica Wright Hit the Beach (Photos)

KD and his WNBA lady hit the beach this weekend. No word on when the wedding will take place.

Kevin Durant drops 35 points at the Drew League

photo via Kristine Leahy Summertime in LA means Drew league basketball is on any hoops connoisseur’s agenda. With lines starting at 8 AM and stretching down the block, you know something special is taking place inside of King Drew magnet’s gym. On Sunday a match of the 2012 championship game between the Baron Davis led “LAUFND” and rapper Game’s “Money Gang” was the...

Kevin Durant Tries His Hand At Surfing In Malibu

Kevin Durant and his fiancee (Monica Wright) took to Surfrider Beach in Malibu recently to hit some waves on a couple SUP’s, and they also posed for the cameras. You can see from below the two looked like they were having some time. For some context, Surfrider beach is about a half a mile from Scottie Pippen’s infamous Nobu incident and just on the other side of the pier is...

Kevin Durant, Nazr Mohammed Attend Cole Aldrich’s Wedding

Kings center, Cole Aldrich, got married in Minnesota over the weekend where former Thunder teammates, Kevin Durant and Nazr Mohammend, were in attendance. Kansas head coach, Bill Self, and former Jayhawks guard, Tyler Reed, with Kevin Durant.
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