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And the game ball goes to….Kevin Durant

It is hard to find as big of a Redskins fan as Oklahoma City Thunder and Maryland native Kevin Durant. After Sunday’s thrilling 41-7 win over the Jaguars, Dan Snyder himself sent a personalized game ball to the basketball player. It didn’t take long before the NBA MVP took to Instagram to display his new football that he can place beside his RGIII jersey and newly obtained Trent...
Via DC Sports-Kings
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Karl Malone Advises Kevin Durant After Bad Games

In budding friendships that no one knew existed, we have Karl “The Mailman” Malone, and OKC Thunder star SF Kevin Durant. In a recent interview with Esquire Magazine, Durant explains that Karl Malone has been a sort of mentor to him, and calls him after bad games. “I’ve gotten close with Karl Malone, who’s called me numerous times when he can see on TV that I’m struggling...
Via BlackSportsOnline
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Kevin Durant says Allen Iverson was 'pound for pound the best'

Kevin Durant recently stated on his Instagram that pound for pound Allen Iverson is the greatest player of all time: Chuck too real. He changed the way we play ball. He changed the culture of ball. He is pound for pound the best. He paved the way. I can go on and on. But he’s a legend and I’m just walking the path he created.For starters, I have never liked these pound for pound...
Via Celtics Life
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma City Thunder: Is Kevin Durant’s homecoming inevitable?

LeBron James made one thing abundantly clear during this offseason. He was coming home. When he announced via a letter in Sports Illustrated that he planned on returning to the Cleveland Cavaliers team he had publicly spurned four years earlier to form a power trio with Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh in Miami, Cavs fans that had once burned his jersey rejoiced. It was a crazy turnaround...
Via isportsweb.com
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Kevin Durant reaches megadeal to stay with Nike

Darren Rovell and ESPN.com is reporting that Nike believes they will be able to keep Kevin Durant in tow after Nike has countered Under Armour’s offer. Looks like they will keep Kevin Durant. Story coming from @ESPNSteinLine and I. — darren rovell (@darrenrovell) August 31, 2014 According to the report, Nike officials told Durant and his team at Jay Z’s Roc Nation Sports...
Via Thacover2
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Writers discuss Kevin Durant's Under Armour vs. Nike choice

$265 million. $285 million. Two dollar amounts that represent the range that Under Armour is willing to pay as it tries to acquire the 2014 NBA MVP  in Kevin Durant as its pitchman. This sponsorship deal could prove to be one of the largest ever signed, and it would give the Maryland-based company an in-state export to lay […] The post Under Armour Vs. Nike: 11 Of Your Favorite...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Under Armour offer to Durant reportedly worth up to $285M

TweetAthletic apparel company Under Armour has made NBA MVP Kevin Durant quite a substantial endorsement offer, per a report from ESPN’s Darren Rovell. Durant’s representation Roc Nation Sports informed Nike on Wednesday that he has a deal on the table with Under Armour worth between $265 million and $285 million over 10 years, sources told ESPN.com. The deal includes Under Armour...
Via Los That Sports Blog
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Jay-Z to blame for Kevin Durant quitting Team USA?

Kevin Durant pulled out of Team USA two weeks ago much to the shock of USA Basketball coaches, players and executives. Durant cited mental and physical fatigue as his reason for quitting the team during the middle of training camp, only weeks away from the start of the 2014 FIBA World Cup. “After going through […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Raptors fined $25K after Drake recruits Durant at concert

Drake has to remember he is part of the Raptors organization now, so he can’t be tampering with potential future free agents. In the video above you see Drake trying to convince Kevin Durant that Toronto is a place he should consider. According to ESPN, when the NBA saw the video they fined the Raptors $25k. Drake should just stick to trying to recruit Skylar Diggins, since her...
Via BlackSportsOnline
August 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Kevin Durant issues statement, withdraws from FIBA World Cup

News is breaking on Thursday that Oklahoma City Thunder forward and reigning NBA MVP Kevin Durant has withdrawn from Team USA’s FIBA World Cup team. Apparently Durant contacted head coach Mike Krzyzewski Thursday afternoon and told him he was physically and mentally drained from the season and needed a break. The 25-year-old was one of the cornerstones of the team and will leave...
Via Rumors and Rants
August 07, 2014  |  Discuss
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