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OKC Thunder player Kevin Durant endorsed Knicks head coach Derek Fisher to free agent Carmelo Anthony

5TH QUARTER MAG 5TH QUARTER MAG - Exclusive sports rumors and gossip This free agent class of 2014 is quite exciting with a lot of talent hitting the open market.  The next.. OKC Thunder player Kevin Durant endorsed Knicks head coach Derek Fisher to free agent Carmelo Anthony
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Free Agent Rumors: Kevin Durant offered Carmelo Anthony a strong endorsement of Derek Fisher

The NBA is holding its breathe, until Carmelo Anthony make his decision this week. It seems like everyone is making a pitch to sway him. Add another star to that list.Image by Keith Allison, via Wikimedia CommonsAccording to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports:"Kevin Durant offered Carmelo Anthony a strong endorsement of Derek Fisher this week in L.A., where [the] two stars...
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Durant Offered Carmelo Anthony Endorsement of Derek Fisher

Mark D. Smith-USA TODAY Sports According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo sports, Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant offered Carmelo Anthony a strong endorsement of Derek Fisher. Kevin Durant offered Carmelo Anthony a strong endorsement of Derek Fisher this week in L.A., where two stars have worked out, sources say. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) July 9, 2014 It looks...
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19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Lakers Rumors: Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook, Scott Brooks meet Pau Gasol in-person; Bulls hoping for sign-and-trade deal

Image: ara.cat The Oklahoma City Thunder are aggressively pursuing free agent big man Pau Gasol, though despite their best efforts, it looks like they are currently a long shot to land the two-time NBA champion. According to Dave McMenamin from ESPN Los Angeles, OKC head coach Scott Brooks met with Gasol in Los Angeles on Monday, while Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook also had...
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Thunder Projected Starting 5

Point Guard Russell Westbrook- Westbrook is a top point guard in the NBA and will be for a long time. He is not the greatest shooter, but very fast and can drive to the hoop very good.Shooting GuardAnthony Morrow- Morrow is an excellent three point shooter. He has been not doing to well in the last couple of years. I think that he will be a good fit for this Thunder team.Small Forward...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Top 5 Targets in Free Agency for the Oklahoma City Thunder

Here are the top 5 guys the Oklahoma City Thunder should target in this years free agency.  They got close to going to the championship last season, but with Duncan and the crew back in San Antonio, the team needs to make a move in order to restore hopes for a title run in OKC. Follow @HansOhrner 1. Greg Monroe Issac Baldizon/Getty Images A solid big man who is young and may develop...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Kevin Durant At The Center Of Stevie J, Joseline Hernandez's Break Up

According to Joseline Hernandez's leaked Twitter DM's, James Harden and Kevin Durant may have slept with the "Love & Hip Hop Atlanta" VH1 star, which may have caused her relationship to end with fellow cast member Stevie J.On Friday, Hernandez's Twitter page began sending out tweets which claims that she had slept around with over 30 men, which included...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Pau Gasol to the Oklahoma City Thunder?

The only think the Oklahoma City Thunder are really missing is a low post scorer. That should be there main target in free agency. Luckily for them Pau Gasol is out there and looking to join a contender. According to ESPN the Thunder’s star duo of Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook are recruiting Gasol to come to Oklahoma City. The Oklahoma City Thunder, with Kevin Durant and...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Durant, Westbrook pitch Thunder to Gasol in LA

It was reported Wednesday that the Oklahoma City Thunder are the frontrunner to land free agent center Pau Gasol. Helping the cause, Thunder stars Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook reportedly traveled to Los Angeles Wednesday to make a direct come-to-Oklahoma City pitch to Gasol, according to ESPN's Marc Stein. While the reigning NBA MVP and one of the league's top point...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Durant, Westbrook reportedly pitching OKC to Pau Gasol

The NBA’s free agency period kicked off on Tuesday (July 1st) and the bidding wars have begun. We’ve watched as guy like Ben Gordon and Kyle Lowry signed deals very quickly. Some of the larger names on the market, such as Carmelo Anthony and LeBron James, have been linked to various teams, so free agents haven’t been linked to anyone. One of the bigger names on the market is...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Top 10 circus shots of 2014 NBA playoffs (Video)

The NBA has compiled the top 10 circus shots from the 2014 playoffs, which is worth a look for basketball fans. However, the most interesting clip on this list is a shot in the Number 2 spot where Blake Griffin clearly draws a foul call with a flop while making the basket. Video via NBA. This post appeared first on Holdout Sports. Follow us on Twitter @HoldoutSports.
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Durant & Westbrook Fly to LA to Recruit Gasol

One interesting tidbit from the first few days of free agency is the emergence of the Oklahoma City Thunder as the leader in the Pau Gasol sweepstakes. While the Thunder are limited in how much they can offer Gasol due to cap space, they have a trade exception that could be included in a sign-and-trade to bring the Spaniard to OKC. Regardless of how they get it done, the Thunder...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Free Agent Mike Miller Hangs Out With Kevin Durant

Mike Miller recently posted a photo with Kevin Durant on his Instagram profile. Miller, who rained three pointers against the Thunder during the playoffs, was expected to sign with Oklahoma City last off-season. However, he decided to return to Memphis, where he averaged 7.1 points, 2.5 rebounds and 1.6 assists in 20.8 minutes... The post Free Agent Mike Miller Hangs Out With...
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Kevin Durant hits spinning jump shots in Instagram video

There are few people like Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant and even when basketball season is over, Mr. Durant is still practicing his game. Earlier today, he posted a rather interesting Instagram video which shows him hitting jump shots after doing a spin in a circle. Durant was challenged by a friend to do it and honestly, Durant makes it look easy: *** Durant image courtesy...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Kevin Durant defends LeBron James: ‘I don’t know what the big deal is’

LeBron James has been on the receiving end of some criticism over his decision to exercise the early termination clause in his contract with the Miami Heat and opting to pursue free agency. Whether it’s fair or not, it’s hardly surprising. Nothing a person of James’ stature does occurs in a vacuum, and each and […] The post Kevin Durant defends LeBron James: ‘I don’t...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Durant: Unfair To Criticize LeBron For Opting Out, Switching Teams

Kevin Durant supported LeBron James' decision to opt out of his contract with the Miami Heat in order to become a free agent. “I don’t know what the big deal is,” Durant said. “You know, as a player, I think that’s the best way to go about it. You can have all your options. It’s better for you as a player to opt-out, because you can get a market deal, you can get...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Kevin Durant’s new Nike commercial calls him the baddest

Earlier today, Nike and Thunder star Kevin Durant revealed the new KD 7′s and as you might figure, the Nike folks put together a classic new commercial. The premise of the spot talks about Kevin Durant not necessarily being the best in the game but the baddest in the game. Below is the full video of the spot and clearly, Mr. Durant is pretty baddest: *** Durant image courtesy of Getty Images
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KD Makes Instagram Post About Young Thug, Deletes It (Video)

Kevin Durant is a pretty interesting guy when it comes to social media. After making several posts about Kawhi Leonard and then deleting them (oh, and we can’t forget this), KD has still continued with these ways. Late Sunday night, the Oklahoma City Thunder star posted a video to Instagram of him listening to Young Thug. Just a couple of minutes later, though, he deleted it....
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

All of Kevin Durant’s slam dunks from the 2013-14 NBA season

Despite not taking home the NBA championship this season, Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant still produced an MVP season. For those of you who happened to miss some of Mr. Durant’s aerial antics this season, the below compilation video has some of Durant’s best jams of the year. So, sit back and enjoy a cavalcade of Durant slam dunks: *** Kevin Durant’s 146 Dunks [DownToBuck...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

Thunder teammate thinks Kevin Durant needs to 'get stronger'

Kevin Durant added his first NBA MVP to his resume this season, but he's still without a championship ring. After another Thunder early playoff exit in the Western Conference finals, teammate Kendrick Perkins has a suggestion how Durant can take another step forward. "I feel like he could get stronger, in my opinion," Perkins told The Oklahoman. "I think that...
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20 days ago  |  Discuss

Thunder teammate thinks Kevin Durant needs to 'get stronger'

Kevin Durant added his first NBA MVP to his resume this season, but he's still without a championship ring. After another Thunder early playoff exit in the Western Conference finals, teammate Kendrick Perkins has a suggestion how Durant can take another step forward. "I feel like he could get stronger, in my opinion," Perkins told The Oklahoman. "I think that would...
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20 days ago  |  Discuss

Kendrick Perkins: Kevin Durant Needs To Get Stronger

Kendrick Perkins carries a lot of clout within the Oklahoma City Thunder organization, so when he speaks, people usually listen. Perkins told the Oklahoman’s Darnell Mayberry that Durant needs to get stronger. “I feel like he could get stronger, in my opinion,” Perkins said. “I think that would help him a lot. I told him all the good and great players that played the game...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

Kendrick Perkins: Kevin Durant Needs To Get Stronger

Kendrick Perkins carries a lot of clout within the Oklahoma City Thunder organization, so when he speaks, people usually listen. Perkins told the Oklahoman’s Darnell Mayberry that Durant needs to get stronger. “I feel like he could get stronger, in my opinion,” Perkins said. “I think that would help him a lot. I told him all the good and great players that played the game...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

Thunder teammate's advice for Kevin Durant: Get stronger

TweetThe Oklahoma City Thunder fell short of reaching the NBA Finals this past season, despite Kevin Durant having the best year of his career and taking home his first MVP award. But teammate Kendrick Perkins thinks Durant still has room to grow, specifically his muscles. “I feel like he could get stronger, in my opinion,” Perkins said via the Oklahoman’s Darnell Mayberry...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

Kendrick Perkins wants Kevin Durant to hit the weight room

There are few players that I know will work harder in the NBA offseason than Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant. While his work on playing in summer leagues/pick-up games has become legendary, teammate Kendrick Perkins would like to see Durant work on building up some muscle in the offseason. Check out the below quote he gave to the Oklahoman’s Darnell Mayberry: Kendrick Perkins...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss
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