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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's LaMarcus Aldridge scored a season-high 33 points and grabbed 11 rebounds -- his 17th double-double of the season -- but missed a shot in the closing seconds that could have forced overtime. Nicolas Batum added 21 points and seven rebounds for the Blazers (20-17). It was a rough night offensively for both starting point guards. Oklahoma City's Russell Westbrook had 18 points, eight rebounds and nine assists but shot 5-for-21 from the field. Portland rookie Damian Lillard, who scored a season-high 37 points in Friday's loss at Golden State, finished with nine points and nine assists with a 3-...
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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...
Of course Kevin Durant‘s grandmother likes watching the Thunder forward play, and she even sends him congratulatory texts after the game. But she wishes her grandson would stop swearing on the court.
Durant’s grandma sent him a text after Monday night’s Oklahoma City win over the Phoenix Suns that ended with “Kev kev stop cussing so much they be showing u when u do.” Durant...
Kevin Durant and the Oklahoma City Thunder have taken their high-scoring act on the road, where they'll mostly spend the rest of January.
The Portland Trail Blazers, though, have been pretty stingy at home recently.
Oklahoma City looks to end Portland's nine-game home winning streak by earning a fifth straight victory in the series Sunday night.
The Thunder (28-8) rank...
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:
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...
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...
Kevin Durant had 33 points and the Oklahoma City Thunder snapped Portland's nine-game winning streak at the Rose Garden with an 87-83 victory over the Trail Blazers on Sunday night.
Russell Westbrook added 18 points and nine assists for the Thunder, who played without starters Serge Ibaka and Thabo Sefolosha because of injuries.
LaMarcus Aldridge had 33 points and 11 rebounds...
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Kevin Durant scored 42 points, Russell Westbrook had 27 points and 10 assists, and the Oklahoma City Thunder easily sent the short-handed Los Angeles Lakers to their sixth straight loss, 116-101 Friday night.
Kevin Martin scored 15 points and hit three 3-pointers for the Thunder, who romped to a 27-point lead in the second half of their seventh win in nine games...
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...