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Oklahoma City star Kevin Durant is once again in the middle of the MVP race and last night he had a MVP type play. Last night in the Thunder’s 102-90 win over the Suns Durant had a monster jam.
Late in the 4th quarter Durant beat Michael Beasley off the dribble and dribbled towards the rim. Marcin Gortat tried to stop Durant but Durant just went over Gortat and dunked on him. Gortat was also called for a foul on the play. For the game Durant finished with 41 points.
Also last night Taj Gibson had a monster dunk. In the Bulls blowout win over the Hawks Gibson had a monster dunk in the 4th quarter over Anthony Tolliver.
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Kevin Durant is not nice.
At least that is what Nike would like you to believe.
Durant has recently come under fire for his actions on the court.
Last week, Durant was ejected from a game for the first time in his career after a home loss to Brooklyn.
Then, a text message from his grandmother scolded him for his colorful language after the Thunder defeated Phoenix on Monday...
Kevin Durant is without-a-doubt the NBA’s best young talent, and with highlights like the one he put on the Denver Nuggets Wednesday night, it’s hard to argue any different.
During the second quarter of a very lopsided game between KD’s Oklahoma City Thunder and the Denver Nuggets, Durant drove past Kenneth Faried and slammed home a powerful two-handed dunk.
What do you get when you add Thunder's Kevin Durant, Suns' Marcin Gortat, and a clear path to the rim with Durant with the ball? You get quite possibly the dunk-of-the-year by KD.
Late in the fourth quarter with OKC up big on the Suns, Durant blows past Michael Beasley en route to the rim with only Gortat in his way. Well, it didn;t take much for KD to elevate and throw...
Looking for the dunk of Monday night in the National Basketball Assocation? We have it for you here at Outside the Boxscore.
It happened during last night's Oklahoma City Thunder/Phoenix Suns game as Thunder star forward Kevin Durant took flight to throw down a nasty dunk on Suns center Marcin Gortat:
PORTLAND, Ore. -- Kevin Durant scored 22 of his 33 points in the second half to lift the Oklahoma City Thunder past the Portland Trail Blazers 87-83 Sunday night at the Rose Garden. It was the eighth win in 10 games and 20th in the past 25 outings for the Thunder (29-8). The Blazers, who won 12 of their previous 16 games, saw their nine-game home winning streak end. Portland...
NEW YORK – The Milwaukee Bucks’ Brandon Jennings and the Oklahoma City Thunder’s Kevin Durant on Monday were named Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, Jan. 7 through Sunday, Jan. 13. Jennings led Milwaukee to a 3-1 week, including come-from-behind road victories over the Chicago Bulls and Toronto Raptors. He spearheaded...
PORTLAND, Ore. -- There was no Serge Ibaka, no Thabo Sefolosha in the Oklahoma City Thunder's lineup Sunday night at the Rose Garden. There was way too much Kevin Durant, however, for the Portland Trail Blazers. Durant scored 22 of his 33 points in the second half to lift the Thunder past the Blazers 87-83 Sunday night at the Rose Garden. Oklahoma City (29-8) earned its...
PHOENIX – Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook combined for 77 points, including 47 of their team’s 51 points in the second half, as the Oklahoma City Thunder won their 30th game of the season with a 102-90 win over the Phoenix Suns Monday. Kevin Martin added 12 points, all in the first half, for the Thunder, who improved to an NBA-best 30-8 behind their vaunted 1-2 punch. Oklahoma...
Last night's Chicago Bulls/Atlanta Hawks game wasn't exactly the greatest game of professional basketball but it did feature an impressive slam dunk by Bulls forward Taj Gibson.Watch as Taj rises up in the third quarter of play to throw down a hammer and get Bulls analyst Stacey King to drop one of his hilarious lines:
The Atlanta Hawks had one of the worst games I've ever seen from an NBA team last night. They finished the game with 58 points, and had a quarter in which they only scored 5 points. That has to be an NBA record for worst quarter ever. They ended up losing the game to the Chicago Bulls 97-58. The Bulls Taj Gibson added some salt to the wound when he posterized Atlanta’s...
With the Chicago Bulls up big against the Atlanta Hawks on Monday night, forward Taj Gibson didn’t make things any better for ATL as he threw up a huge poster on Anthony Tolliver in the fourth quarter.
What really made the play so enjoyable were the reactions made by the announcer, yelling, “Does anyone know how to post videos to Facebook?!?!”
Chicago ended up destroying Atlanta...
When two of the NBA's hottest teams meet Wednesday night in Oklahoma City, one thing seems like a certainty: a lot of points.
The Thunder look for their fifth straight win and 10th in 12 games as they face the Denver Nuggets, who put their season-high six-game winning streak on the line.
Both clubs rank near the top of the league in scoring with Oklahoma City at 105.1 points...