Kevin Durant

Kevin Durant

Kevin Durant sent his prayers and condolences to San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich after news broke of his wife's death.
Durant saddened after death of Gregg Popovich's wife
Kevin Durant sent his prayers and condolences to San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich after news broke of his wife's death.
Kevin Durant sent his prayers and condolences to San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich after news broke of his wife's death.
Durant saddened after death of Gregg Popovich's wife
Kevin Durant sent his prayers and condolences to San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich after news broke of his wife's death.
Kevin Durant sent his prayers and condolences to San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich after news broke of his wife's death.
Durant saddened after death of Gregg Popovich's wife
Kevin Durant sent his prayers and condolences to San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich after news broke of his wife's death.
Kevin Durant hits 32 points at the Warriors impose themselves in their play-off series
Story of the Day - Durant takes charge as Warriors fly past Spurs
Kevin Durant hits 32 points at the Warriors impose themselves in their play-off series
Kevin Durant hits 32 points at the Warriors impose themselves in their play-off series
Story of the Day - Durant takes charge as Warriors fly past Spurs
Kevin Durant hits 32 points at the Warriors impose themselves in their play-off series
Kevin Durant hits 32 points at the Warriors impose themselves in their play-off series
Story of the Day - Durant takes charge as Warriors fly past Spurs
Kevin Durant hits 32 points at the Warriors impose themselves in their play-off series
Kevin Durant sparked a decisive third-quarter run on the way to 32 points, Klay Thompson added 31 points and five assists in another superb playoff performance and the Golden State Warriors rallied in the second half to beat the San Antonio Spurs 116-101 on Monday night for a 2-0 lead in their first-round series.
Kevin Durant and Klay Thompson carried the Warriors to an easy Game 2 win over the Spurs
Kevin Durant sparked a decisive third-quarter run on the way to 32 points, Klay Thompson added 31 points and five assists in another superb playoff performance and the Golden State Warriors rallied in the second half to beat the San Antonio Spurs 116-101 on Monday night for a 2-0 lead in their first-round series.
Kevin Durant sparked a decisive third-quarter run on the way to 32 points, Klay Thompson added 31 points and five assists in another superb playoff performance and the Golden State Warriors rallied in the second half to beat the San Antonio Spurs 116-101 on Monday night for a 2-0 lead in their first-round series.
Kevin Durant and Klay Thompson carried the Warriors to an easy Game 2 win over the Spurs
Kevin Durant sparked a decisive third-quarter run on the way to 32 points, Klay Thompson added 31 points and five assists in another superb playoff performance and the Golden State Warriors rallied in the second half to beat the San Antonio Spurs 116-101 on Monday night for a 2-0 lead in their first-round series.
Daniel E. Dobish takes a look at Dwyane Wade's vintage performance in a surprising victory in the City of Brotherly Love and Kevin Durant's big game
Daily Dose: Miami Nice
Daniel E. Dobish takes a look at Dwyane Wade's vintage performance in a surprising victory in the City of Brotherly Love and Kevin Durant's big game
Stephen Curry watched another lopsided win from the bench in sheer delight, wearing a sport coat and big smile.
Kevin Durant, Klay Thompson lead Warriors to a 2-0 series lead on Spurs
Stephen Curry watched another lopsided win from the bench in sheer delight, wearing a sport coat and big smile.
Stephen Curry watched another lopsided win from the bench in sheer delight, wearing a sport coat and big smile.
Kevin Durant, Klay Thompson lead Warriors to a 2-0 series lead on Spurs
Stephen Curry watched another lopsided win from the bench in sheer delight, wearing a sport coat and big smile.
Durant and Thompson both weighed in with 30-point games as the Warriors powered to a 116-101 win that puts the NBA champions 2-0 up in their best-of-seven series.
NBA Playoffs: Kevin Durant, Klay Thompson help Warriors sink Spurs; Dwyane Wade ends Sixers' winning streak
Durant and Thompson both weighed in with 30-point games as the Warriors powered to a 116-101 win that puts the NBA champions 2-0 up in their best-of-seven series.
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant (35) lays up a shot over San Antonio Spurs' Dejounte Murray (5) during the first half in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series, Monday, April 16, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. Golden State won 116-101. (Ezra Shaw/Pool Photo via AP)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant (35) lays up a shot over San Antonio Spurs' Dejounte Murray (5) during the first half in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series, Monday, April 16, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. Golden State won 116-101. (Ezra Shaw/Pool Photo via AP)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant (35) lays up a shot over San Antonio Spurs' Dejounte Murray (5) during the first half in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series, Monday, April 16, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. Golden State won 116-101. (Ezra Shaw/Pool Photo via AP)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant celebrates a score against the San Antonio Spurs during the second half in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series, Monday, April 16, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. Golden State won 116-101. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant celebrates a score against the San Antonio Spurs during the second half in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series, Monday, April 16, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. Golden State won 116-101. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant celebrates a score against the San Antonio Spurs during the second half in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series, Monday, April 16, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. Golden State won 116-101. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
Kevin Durant weighed in with a 30-point game as the Warriors powered to a 116-101 win that puts the NBA champions 2-0 up in their best-of-seven series against the Spurs
Kevin Durant weighed in with a 30-point game as the Warriors powered to a 116-101 win that puts the NBA champions 2-0 up in their best-of-seven series against the Spurs
Kevin Durant weighed in with a 30-point game as the Warriors powered to a 116-101 win that puts the NBA champions 2-0 up in their best-of-seven series against the Spurs
Kevin Durant weighed in with a 30-point game as the Warriors powered to a 116-101 win that puts the NBA champions 2-0 up in their best-of-seven series against the Spurs (AFP Photo/EZRA SHAW)
Kevin Durant weighed in with a 30-point game as the Warriors powered to a 116-101 win that puts the NBA champions 2-0 up in their best-of-seven series against the Spurs
Kevin Durant weighed in with a 30-point game as the Warriors powered to a 116-101 win that puts the NBA champions 2-0 up in their best-of-seven series against the Spurs (AFP Photo/EZRA SHAW)
Kevin Durant weighed in with a 30-point game as the Warriors powered to a 116-101 win that puts the NBA champions 2-0 up in their best-of-seven series against the Spurs
Kevin Durant weighed in with a 30-point game as the Warriors powered to a 116-101 win that puts the NBA champions 2-0 up in their best-of-seven series against the Spurs
Kevin Durant weighed in with a 30-point game as the Warriors powered to a 116-101 win that puts the NBA champions 2-0 up in their best-of-seven series against the Spurs
Kevin Durant drops 32 points and Klay Thompson adds 31 points and five dimes as the Warriors take Game 2 in a 116-101 win over the Spurs.
GAME RECAP: Warriors 116, Spurs 101
Kevin Durant drops 32 points and Klay Thompson adds 31 points and five dimes as the Warriors take Game 2 in a 116-101 win over the Spurs.
Kevin Durant drops 32 points and Klay Thompson adds 31 points and five dimes as the Warriors take Game 2 in a 116-101 win over the Spurs.
GAME RECAP: Warriors 116, Spurs 101
Kevin Durant drops 32 points and Klay Thompson adds 31 points and five dimes as the Warriors take Game 2 in a 116-101 win over the Spurs.
Kevin Durant drops 32 points and Klay Thompson adds 31 points and five dimes as the Warriors take Game 2 in a 116-101 win over the Spurs.
GAME RECAP: Warriors 116, Spurs 101
Kevin Durant drops 32 points and Klay Thompson adds 31 points and five dimes as the Warriors take Game 2 in a 116-101 win over the Spurs.
Kevin Durant drops 32 points and Klay Thompson adds 31 points and five dimes as the Warriors take Game 2 in a 116-101 win over the Spurs.
GAME RECAP: Warriors 116, Spurs 101
Kevin Durant drops 32 points and Klay Thompson adds 31 points and five dimes as the Warriors take Game 2 in a 116-101 win over the Spurs.
<p> Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant (35) is guarded by San Antonio Spurs' Danny Green (14) during the first quarter in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Monday, April 16, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot) </p>
Durant, Thompson lead Warriors to a 2-0 series lead on Spurs

Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant (35) is guarded by San Antonio Spurs' Danny Green (14) during the first quarter in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Monday, April 16, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

Golden State Warriors&#39; Kevin Durant (35) shoots over San Antonio Spurs&#39; Kyle Anderson, left, during the first quarter in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Monday, April 16, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant (35) shoots over San Antonio Spurs' Kyle Anderson, left, during the first quarter in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Monday, April 16, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant (35) shoots over San Antonio Spurs' Kyle Anderson, left, during the first quarter in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Monday, April 16, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
Golden State Warriors&#39; Kevin Durant (35) is guarded by San Antonio Spurs&#39; Danny Green (14) during the first quarter in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Monday, April 16, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant (35) is guarded by San Antonio Spurs' Danny Green (14) during the first quarter in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Monday, April 16, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant (35) is guarded by San Antonio Spurs' Danny Green (14) during the first quarter in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Monday, April 16, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
Golden State Warriors&#39; Kevin Durant, right, shoots against San Antonio Spurs&#39; LaMarcus Aldridge (12) during the first quarter in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Monday, April 16, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant, right, shoots against San Antonio Spurs' LaMarcus Aldridge (12) during the first quarter in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Monday, April 16, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant, right, shoots against San Antonio Spurs' LaMarcus Aldridge (12) during the first quarter in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Monday, April 16, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
San Antonio Spurs&#39; LaMarcus Aldridge, right, shoots against Golden State Warriors&#39; Kevin Durant during the second half in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Monday, April 16, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
San Antonio Spurs' LaMarcus Aldridge, right, shoots against Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant during the second half in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Monday, April 16, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
San Antonio Spurs' LaMarcus Aldridge, right, shoots against Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant during the second half in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Monday, April 16, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
Golden State Warriors&#39; Kevin Durant (35) lays up a shot over San Antonio Spurs&#39; Dejounte Murray during the first half in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Monday, April 16, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (Ezra Shaw/Pool Photo via AP)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant (35) lays up a shot over San Antonio Spurs' Dejounte Murray during the first half in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Monday, April 16, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (Ezra Shaw/Pool Photo via AP)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant (35) lays up a shot over San Antonio Spurs' Dejounte Murray during the first half in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Monday, April 16, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (Ezra Shaw/Pool Photo via AP)
Golden State Warriors&#39; Kevin Durant celebrates a score against the San Antonio Spurs during the second half in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Monday, April 16, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant celebrates a score against the San Antonio Spurs during the second half in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Monday, April 16, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant celebrates a score against the San Antonio Spurs during the second half in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Monday, April 16, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
San Antonio Spurs&#39; LaMarcus Aldridge, right, shoots against Golden State Warriors&#39; Kevin Durant during the second half in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Monday, April 16, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. Golden State won 116-101. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
San Antonio Spurs' LaMarcus Aldridge, right, shoots against Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant during the second half in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Monday, April 16, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. Golden State won 116-101. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
San Antonio Spurs' LaMarcus Aldridge, right, shoots against Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant during the second half in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Monday, April 16, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. Golden State won 116-101. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
Kevin Durant finished with 32 points, six rebounds and six assists while Thompson had 31 points with five assists. (AFP Photo/EZRA SHAW)
Kevin Durant finished with 32 points, six rebounds and six assists while Thompson had 31 points with five assists
Kevin Durant finished with 32 points, six rebounds and six assists while Thompson had 31 points with five assists. (AFP Photo/EZRA SHAW)
The Warriors barely looked like world-beaters in the end-of-season stretch without Curry. But the reigning champions still feature three All Stars in Kevin Durant, Draymond Green, and Klay Thompson, and have been play-off-savvy.
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The Warriors barely looked like world-beaters in the end-of-season stretch without Curry. But the reigning champions still feature three All Stars in Kevin Durant, Draymond Green, and Klay Thompson, and have been play-off-savvy.
Ben Simmons just missed a triple-double in his postseason debut, while Kevin Durant and Anthony Davis carried their teams to victories
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Ben Simmons just missed a triple-double in his postseason debut, while Kevin Durant and Anthony Davis carried their teams to victories
OAKLAND, CA - APRIL 14: Kevin Durant #35 of the Golden State Warriors shoots the ball against the San Antonio Spurs in Game One of Round One during the 2018 NBA Playoffs on April 14, 2018 at ORACLE Arena in Oakland, California. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)
Durant, defending champ Warriors get defensive, beat Spurs
OAKLAND, CA - APRIL 14: Kevin Durant #35 of the Golden State Warriors shoots the ball against the San Antonio Spurs in Game One of Round One during the 2018 NBA Playoffs on April 14, 2018 at ORACLE Arena in Oakland, California. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)
Golden State Warriors&#39; Kevin Durant, second from left, shoots over San Antonio Spurs&#39; Manu Ginobili (20), Rudy Gay (22) and LaMarcus Aldridge (12) during the first half in Game 1 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant, second from left, shoots over San Antonio Spurs' Manu Ginobili (20), Rudy Gay (22) and LaMarcus Aldridge (12) during the first half in Game 1 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant, second from left, shoots over San Antonio Spurs' Manu Ginobili (20), Rudy Gay (22) and LaMarcus Aldridge (12) during the first half in Game 1 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
Golden State Warriors&#39; Kevin Durant, right, drives the ball against San Antonio Spurs&#39; Manu Ginobili (20) during the first half in Game 1 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant, right, drives the ball against San Antonio Spurs' Manu Ginobili (20) during the first half in Game 1 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant, right, drives the ball against San Antonio Spurs' Manu Ginobili (20) during the first half in Game 1 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
Golden State Warriors&#39; Kevin Durant, right, drives the ball around San Antonio Spurs&#39; Patty Mills (8) during the first half in Game 1 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant, right, drives the ball around San Antonio Spurs' Patty Mills (8) during the first half in Game 1 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant, right, drives the ball around San Antonio Spurs' Patty Mills (8) during the first half in Game 1 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
Golden State Warriors&#39; Kevin Durant (35) looks to pass the ball away from San Antonio Spurs&#39; Patty Mills during the first half in Game 1 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant (35) looks to pass the ball away from San Antonio Spurs' Patty Mills during the first half in Game 1 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant (35) looks to pass the ball away from San Antonio Spurs' Patty Mills during the first half in Game 1 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
<p> Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant, right, drives the ball around San Antonio Spurs' Patty Mills (8) during the first half in Game 1 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot) </p>
Durant, defending champ Warriors get defensive, beat Spurs

Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant, right, drives the ball around San Antonio Spurs' Patty Mills (8) during the first half in Game 1 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

Golden State Warriors&#39; Kevin Durant, right, shoots against San Antonio Spurs&#39; Dejounte Murray (5) during the first half in Game 1 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant, right, shoots against San Antonio Spurs' Dejounte Murray (5) during the first half in Game 1 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant, right, shoots against San Antonio Spurs' Dejounte Murray (5) during the first half in Game 1 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

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