Originally written on Rumors and Rants  |  Last updated 12/6/12

Even the best players in the world have embarrassing moments. Kevin Durant had one on Tuesday night. In the second quarter of the Oklahoma City Thunder’s 117-111 win over the Brooklyn Nets, Durant made a really nice drive and got into the middle of the lane. Then he elevated for what would have been an incredible, thunderous throw-down. Instead, he bricked it. Luckily he got bailed out by a terrible blocking call on Andray Blatche, but still, that was a crazy sequence and could have been an all-time great dunk. Unfortunately, it didn’t happen. Still makes for an epic highlight though.

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