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Ever wonder what makes Oklahoma City Thunder perennial All-Star Kevin Durant so difficult to guard and annually a threat to lead the NBA in scoring? It’s Durant’s ability to execute moves like this nasty crossover he put on Vince Carter Wednesday night:
That was just filthy. It’s not fair for a guy that’s 6’10″ to be able to handle the basketball that well. Durant scored 23 points as the Thunder went on to a 107-93 victory over the Mavs. Just another day’s work for one of the NBA’s best players.
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Kevin Durant crossed up Vince Carter into retirement! During the first quarter of Oklahoma City Thunder‘s game against the Dallas Mavericks, Vince Carter was the recipient of a nasty crossover by Kevin Durant. Carter may want to check his ankles after being shook that bad by KD. The 36-year-old Vince Carter may not want to be isolated anymore at the top of the key against Durant...
Vince Carter exited Wednesday's game against the Oklahoma City Thunder in the third quarter after delivering a vicious elbow to the fact of Steven Adams.Apparently, the Dallas Mavericks veteran had decided enough was enough as far as getting pushed around by the Thunder rookie, and decided to make matters into his own hands, or should we say his own elbow? He was subsequently...
Dallas Mavericks guard Vince Carter was ejected from Wednesday night's game for throwing an elbow at Oklahoma City Thunder rookie center Steven Adams.
It happened in the third quarter as Adams had the ball near the basket and Carter was defending him. Adams turned to pass the ball to a teammate and accidentally hit Carter in the side of the head with his elbow. After Carter...
While discussing adding Dirk Nowitzki’s famous one-legged fadeaway to his repertoire, Kevin Durant said the long-time Mavs forward is one of his favorite players ever and probably his favorite in the league right now.
According to Tim MacMahon, ESPN Dallas:
Asked after Oklahoma City’s morning shootaround when he identified the one-legged fadeaway as something he wanted to implement...
Vince Carter has been given a one-game suspension for throwing an elbow at Steven Adams on Wednesday. Carter will miss Friday’s game against the Minnesota Timberwolves.
Carter, 36, has appeared in five games this season averaging 9.2 PPG, 2.4 RPG and 2 APG.
Vince Carter has been suspended one game for elbow to the head of Oklahoma City's Steven Adams.
With the Oklahoma City Thunder playing tonight, we here at That NBA Lottery Pick knew that we would at least get one notable highlight from star Kevin Durant.
In the first quarter of play, Durant was matched up with Dallas guard Vince Carter and thanks to a pretty sweet crossover move, he got past Vince.
Watch as he scores on the finger roll lay-up that gets the fans in OKC buzzing...
Vince Carter is 36 years old. The days of high-flying Vincanity are long behind us, but Vince has occasionally proven to still have a little game left in him as he currently comes off the bench for the Dallas Mavericks. Last night, however, was not an example of that.
Vince found himself matched up with Kevin Durant during his time on the court and on one play in particular Durant...
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. -- When Joe Dumars decided to rebuild the Pistons roster yet again during the offseason, he knew he wouldn't be able to accomplish everything in one offseason.
Detroit's game against Oklahoma City on Friday showed the places where Dumars' changes have paid off, as well as the places where work still needs to be done.
Josh Smith and Brandon Jennings...
Vince Carter was ejected during the third quarter of Dallas’ game against the Thunder Wednesday after committing a Flagrant 2 foul on OKC’s Steven Adams. Carter elbowed the Thunder rookie center in the head after they got tangled up fighting for a rebound.
Carter left the game with 0 points (0-4 FG), 2 assists and 1 rebound in 14 minutes.
The post Vince Carter Ejected For Flagrant...
Vince Carter has been suspended one game by the NBA for his elbow to the head of Steven Adams.
Carter will miss the Dallas Mavericks' game on Friday against the Minnesota Timberwolves.
Half-Man, Half-Amazing looked more like One-Quarter-Man, Three-Quarters-Retired on this nasty crossover by Kevin Durant.
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Kevin Durant had 23 points and 10 assists, and Russell Westbrook scored 22 points as Oklahoma City pulled away in the second half for a 107-93 victory over Dallas on Wednesday night.
Serge Ibaka added 17 points and 13 rebounds for the Thunder (3-1), who won their second straight game following Westbrook's return from two offseason knee surgeries.
Jeremy Lamb added 13 points...
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Kevin Durant carried the Oklahoma Thunder with thirty seven points and seven boards on Friday night en route to defeating the Detroit Pistons. The Thunder improved to 3-1 on the season with the win against the now 2-2 Pistons.
Serge Ibaka also added eleven points in Friday night’s victory over the Pistons, as well as Russel Westbrook scored twenty points...
Kevin Martin seemingly took a cheap shot on twitter to former teammates Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook.
Kevin Martin on playing with the Wolves: “This is such a fun team to play on. Nobody is trying to lead the league in scoring here.”
— NBA Guru (@NBAGuru) November 4, 2013
Sounds like Martin didn’t enjoy his time much playing with the Thunder and thinks Westbrook...
Vince Carter will get a one game vacation for not keeping his elbows in check.
Darnell Mayberry is reporting that the NBA has suspended Carter one game for a flagrant elbow thrown at Thunder guard Steven Adams.
Mavericks guard Vince Carter has been suspended one game for elbowing Steven Adams on Wednesday night.
— Darnell Mayberry (@DarnellMayberry) November 8, 2013