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  • Kevin Durant lauds LeBron James’ move to Lakers

    Kevin Durant lauds LeBron James’ move to Lakers

    Kevin Durant, who is no stranger to criticism for changing addresses, recently lauded LeBron James for making the move to the Los Angeles Lakers. LeBron agreed to a 4-year, $154 million contract to head to the Western Conference. James and Durant will now share the state of California, meeting each...
  • C.J. McCollum, Kevin Durant ramp up Western Conference rivalry

    C.J. McCollum, Kevin Durant ramp up Western Conference rivalry

    Rivalries have always been great for the NBA, and a new one continues to emerge in the Western Conference. During a recent podcast, Portland Trail Blazers guard CJ McCollum and Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant exchanged trash talk over Durant’s move to the Warriors two years ago. The...
  • Kevin Durant eyes long future with Warriors

    Kevin Durant eyes long future with Warriors

    As if winning another NBA championship weren’t enough, superstar forward Kevin Durant could conceivably get whatever he wants in his next contract. Golden State Warriors general manager Bob Myers said as much after the Warriors won their third title in four years and Durant received his second NBA...
  • Golden State Warriors set celebration plans

    Golden State Warriors set celebration plans

    For the second straight year, the Golden State Warriors have won the NBA championship. Riding hot performances from Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry, Golden State eluded the Cleveland Cavaliers in a four-game sweep. Durant was named Finals MVP for the second consecutive time. To celebrate their third...
  • Kevin Durant expected to opt out of contract and re-sign with Warriors

    Kevin Durant expected to opt out of contract and re-sign with Warriors

    Former MVP Kevin Durant, who re-signed with the Golden State Warriors following the team’s title run in 2017, is expected to follow the same path this summer, ESPN reports. Durant’s current 2-year, $51 million deal includes a player option, which he will reportedly opt out of in order to sign a new...
  • Kevin Durant added to Golden State Warriors’ injury list

    Kevin Durant added to Golden State Warriors’ injury list

    As top NBA teams hit the home stretch of the regular season, they like to use the games as a tune-up for the playoffs. For the Golden State Warriors, they’re just trying to get healthy. The team has announced that superstar forward Kevin Durant is questionable for Friday night’s tilt against the...
  • LeBron James leads team to All-Star Game win

    LeBron James leads team to All-Star Game win

    The NBA unveiled a slew of changes designed to make the league’s talent showcase more competitive, and they worked.  LeBron James led Team LeBron to a competitive 148-145 win over Team Stephen. He nearly notched a triple-double, erupting for 29 points, 10 rebounds and eight assists, earning him the...
  • Stephen Curry leads NBA in jersey sales

    Stephen Curry leads NBA in jersey sales

    Stephen Curry’s popularity certainly has not dwindled in the presence of Kevin Durant. In fact, both Golden State Warriors stars are enjoying a boom with fans. Curry is currently leading the NBA in jersey sales, having finished first over the last two seasons. According to ESPN, LeBron James ranks...
  • 5 preseason candidates for NBA MVP

    5 preseason candidates for NBA MVP

    As NBA teams get prepared for training camp, the league is coming off an exciting summer where interest in the game never waned. The sport’s star appeal is high, making the 2017-18 MVP race one to monitor throughout the year. Here are the five favorites: 1. James Harden, Houston Rockets It’s a...
  • Jeff Van Gundy pegs Warriors as NBA champions for foreseeable future

    Jeff Van Gundy pegs Warriors as NBA champions for foreseeable future

    For all the interest generated this off-season by a frenetic free-agency period, NBA analyst and former head coach Jeff Van Gundy has arrived with a bucket of cold water. According to Van Gundy, the Golden State Warriors will undoubtedly repeat as champions. "The Warriors are going to win forever if...
  • Stephen Curry has found considerable success as an NBA star, but he will take his shot at golf this week in Northern California.

    Stephen Curry trying his hand at golf

    One of the most prolific shooters in NBA history is making his foray into professional golf. Just for a week, anyway. Two-time MVP Stephen Curry is competing in the Web.com Tour's Ellie Mae Classic, which takes place at TPC Stonebrae in Northern California. The Golden State Warriors point guard is...
  • Kevin Durant 

    Durant wins ESPY for best championship performance

    Olympic gold medalist Kevin Durant of Washington D.C. won the 2017 ESPY Award on Wednesday evening for best championship performance. Durant received the award for his strong performance in the 2017 NBA Finals where he was the most valuable player.  Durant averaged 35.2 points per game, 8.4 rebounds...
  • Five takeaways from the NBA season

    Five takeaways from the NBA season

    The NBA season predictably culminated with a Golden State Warriors championship over the Cleveland Cavaliers. In the process, Kevin Durant walked away with the Finals MVP while LeBron James became the first player to average a triple-double in the Finals. Even though Warriors-Cavaliers III was...
  • Kevin Durant 

    Kevin Durant named NBA Finals MVP

    Olympic gold medalist Kevin Durant was named the National Basketball Association Finals Most Valuable Player on Monday. Durant had 39 points in a 129-120 Golden State Warriors win over the Cleveland Cavaliers in game five at the Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif., and with the win, the Warriors won the...
  • Kevin Durant 

    Durant makes NBA history in Warriors' playoff win over Cavaliers

    Kevin Durant made NBA history on Wednesday in game three of the NBA Finals. Durant became only the third player ever in NBA history to record 25 points or more in each of his first eight games in the NBA Finals. A native of Suitland, Maryland, Durant accomplished the feat in the Warriors' 118-11...
  • LeBron James is still the NBA’s best player

    LeBron James is still the NBA’s best player

    It’s been a long time since Paul Pierce has been in the public consciousness, but he interjected himself into the debate following Game 2 of the NBA Finals. Pierce proclaimed that Kevin Durant had surpassed LeBron James as the world’s best player. His colleagues disagreed. So too should everyone...
  • Kevin Durant calls out other teams for lack of parity

    Kevin Durant calls out other teams for lack of parity

    The NBA season has played out exactly as many scripted prior to the season. When Kevin Durant made the decision to sign with the Golden State Warriors, the Finals were basically set in stone. Golden State would face Cleveland. With the predictions becoming reality, the league has had to endure...
  • LeBron James, Cavaliers set to face Warriors in third straight NBA Finals

    LeBron James, Cavaliers set to face Warriors in third straight NBA Finals

    If the NBA season was one thing, it was predictable. The Cleveland Cavaliers punched their ticket to the NBA Finals, where they will meet the Golden State Warriors for the third straight year. The Cavs and Warriors have split their previous two meetings, with Golden State winning in six games in...
  • Shown here playing for Team U.S.A., small forward Kevin Durant is now hurt, and the Golden State Warriors would be wise to rest him for as l

    3 reasons why Kevin Durant's injury can be a good thing for the Golden State Warriors

    Golden State Warriors All-Star small forward Kevin Durant hurt his knee on Tuesday night in a 112-108 loss to the Washington Wizards, and the word is that Durant will be out for a minimum of four weeks. With only six weeks and 22 games left in the NBA regular season, this seems like it could be a...
  • Thunder Shut Up: 3 reasons the Utah Jazz slammed Oklahoma City 109-89

    Thunder Shut Up: 3 reasons the Utah Jazz slammed Oklahoma City 109-89

    This just in: The Oklahoma City Thunder no longer have Kevin Durant in their uniform. Moreover, the Utah Jazz have Rudy Gobert, who happens to be better than current Thunder center Enes Kanter—who ipso facto happens to be a former Jazz player.   Confused yet? The Thunder must have been, because they...
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