Kevin Durant

Kevin Durant

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Durant is blocking shots and posting up like he&apos;s a 7-footer or something
Kevin Durant coming up ‘big’ for Warriors
Durant is blocking shots and posting up like he's a 7-footer or something
Durant is blocking shots and posting up like he&apos;s a 7-footer or something
Kevin Durant coming up ‘big’ for Warriors
Durant is blocking shots and posting up like he's a 7-footer or something
Durant is blocking shots and posting up like he&apos;s a 7-footer or something
Kevin Durant coming up ‘big’ for Warriors
Durant is blocking shots and posting up like he's a 7-footer or something
Warriors star makes it all better
Kevin Durant kisses fan hit by ball (video)
Warriors star makes it all better
Warriors star makes it all better
Kevin Durant kisses fan hit by ball (video)
Warriors star makes it all better
OAKLAND, CA - DECEMBER 14: Kevin Durant #35 of the Golden State Warriors handles the ball against the Dallas Mavericks on December 14, 2017 at ORACLE Arena in Oakland, California. (Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)
Durant leads Warriors past Mavericks for eighth straight win
OAKLAND, CA - DECEMBER 14: Kevin Durant #35 of the Golden State Warriors handles the ball against the Dallas Mavericks on December 14, 2017 at ORACLE Arena in Oakland, California. (Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)
Kevin Durant goes off for 36 points, 11 rebounds, and 7 assists as the Warriors blow out the Mavericks on Thursday night 112-97.
GAME RECAP: Warriors 112, Mavericks 97
Kevin Durant goes off for 36 points, 11 rebounds, and 7 assists as the Warriors blow out the Mavericks on Thursday night 112-97.
Golden State Warriors&#39; Kevin Durant, left, smiles next to teammate JaVale McGee during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant, left, smiles next to teammate JaVale McGee during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant, left, smiles next to teammate JaVale McGee during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Golden State Warriors&#39; Kevin Durant during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Kevin Durant goes off for 36 points, 11 rebounds, and 7 assists as the Warriors blow out the Mavericks on Thursday night 112-97.
GAME RECAP: Warriors 112, Mavericks 97
Kevin Durant goes off for 36 points, 11 rebounds, and 7 assists as the Warriors blow out the Mavericks on Thursday night 112-97.
Kevin Durant goes off for 36 points, 11 rebounds, and 7 assists as the Warriors blow out the Mavericks on Thursday night 112-97.
GAME RECAP: Warriors 112, Mavericks 97
Kevin Durant goes off for 36 points, 11 rebounds, and 7 assists as the Warriors blow out the Mavericks on Thursday night 112-97.
Kevin Durant goes off for 36 points, 11 rebounds, and 7 assists as the Warriors blow out the Mavericks on Thursday night 112-97.
GAME RECAP: Warriors 112, Mavericks 97
Kevin Durant goes off for 36 points, 11 rebounds, and 7 assists as the Warriors blow out the Mavericks on Thursday night 112-97.
Golden State Warriors&#39; Kevin Durant during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Golden State Warriors&#39; Kevin Durant during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Golden State Warriors&#39; Kevin Durant during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Golden State Warriors&#39; Kevin Durant during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Golden State Warriors&#39; Kevin Durant during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Golden State Warriors&#39; Kevin Durant is lifted after falling down during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant is lifted after falling down during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant is lifted after falling down during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Allie LaForce talks with Kevin Durant to ask what the Warriors did right to blow out the Mavericks on Thursday night.
Durant Post Game Interview
Allie LaForce talks with Kevin Durant to ask what the Warriors did right to blow out the Mavericks on Thursday night.
Allie LaForce talks with Kevin Durant to ask what the Warriors did right to blow out the Mavericks on Thursday night.
Durant Post Game Interview
Allie LaForce talks with Kevin Durant to ask what the Warriors did right to blow out the Mavericks on Thursday night.
Allie LaForce talks with Kevin Durant to ask what the Warriors did right to blow out the Mavericks on Thursday night.
Durant Post Game Interview
Allie LaForce talks with Kevin Durant to ask what the Warriors did right to blow out the Mavericks on Thursday night.
Allie LaForce talks with Kevin Durant to ask what the Warriors did right to blow out the Mavericks on Thursday night.
Durant Post Game Interview
Allie LaForce talks with Kevin Durant to ask what the Warriors did right to blow out the Mavericks on Thursday night.
Kevin Durant scores 36 points with 11 rebounds, seven assists and two blocks versus Dallas.
Nightly Notable: Kevin Durant
Kevin Durant scores 36 points with 11 rebounds, seven assists and two blocks versus Dallas.
Kevin Durant scores 36 points with 11 rebounds, seven assists and two blocks versus Dallas.
Nightly Notable: Kevin Durant
Kevin Durant scores 36 points with 11 rebounds, seven assists and two blocks versus Dallas.
Kevin Durant scores 36 points with 11 rebounds, seven assists and two blocks versus Dallas.
Nightly Notable: Kevin Durant
Kevin Durant scores 36 points with 11 rebounds, seven assists and two blocks versus Dallas.
Kevin Durant scores 36 points with 11 rebounds, seven assists and two blocks versus Dallas.
Nightly Notable: Kevin Durant
Kevin Durant scores 36 points with 11 rebounds, seven assists and two blocks versus Dallas.
Golden State Warriors&#39; JaVale McGee, right, celebrates after a 3-point basket from teammate Klay Thompson, next to Kevin Durant during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Golden State Warriors' JaVale McGee, right, celebrates after a 3-point basket from teammate Klay Thompson, next to Kevin Durant during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Golden State Warriors' JaVale McGee, right, celebrates after a 3-point basket from teammate Klay Thompson, next to Kevin Durant during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Golden State Warriors&#39; Kevin Durant, right, shoots over Dallas Mavericks&#39; Antonius Cleveland during the second half of an NBA basketball game Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant, right, shoots over Dallas Mavericks' Antonius Cleveland during the second half of an NBA basketball game Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant, right, shoots over Dallas Mavericks' Antonius Cleveland during the second half of an NBA basketball game Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Dallas Mavericks&#39; Harrison Barnes (40) drives to the basket as Golden State Warriors&#39; Kevin Durant, defends during the second half of an NBA basketball game Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Dallas Mavericks' Harrison Barnes (40) drives to the basket as Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant, defends during the second half of an NBA basketball game Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Dallas Mavericks' Harrison Barnes (40) drives to the basket as Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant, defends during the second half of an NBA basketball game Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Golden State Warriors&#39; Kevin Durant smiles during a break in play during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant smiles during a break in play during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant smiles during a break in play during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Kevin Durant can't be stopped as he pulls up from deep and nails the three-point shot.
Durant Is On Fire
Kevin Durant can't be stopped as he pulls up from deep and nails the three-point shot.
Watch: Kevin Durant kisses courtside fan who was hit by errant pass
Watch: Kevin Durant kisses courtside fan who was hit by errant pass
Watch: Kevin Durant kisses courtside fan who was hit by errant pass
Kevin Durant drives baseline and finishes with the powerful dunk.
Durant Finishes Strong
Kevin Durant drives baseline and finishes with the powerful dunk.
Kevin Durant drives baseline and finishes with the powerful dunk.
Durant Finishes Strong
Kevin Durant drives baseline and finishes with the powerful dunk.
Kevin Durant drives baseline and finishes with the powerful dunk.
Durant Finishes Strong
Kevin Durant drives baseline and finishes with the powerful dunk.
Kevin Durant drives baseline and finishes with the powerful dunk.
Durant Finishes Strong
Kevin Durant drives baseline and finishes with the powerful dunk.
Golden State Warriors&#39; Kevin Durant (35) drives past Dallas Mavericks&#39; Maximilian Kleber during the first half of an NBA basketball game Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant (35) drives past Dallas Mavericks' Maximilian Kleber during the first half of an NBA basketball game Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant (35) drives past Dallas Mavericks' Maximilian Kleber during the first half of an NBA basketball game Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

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