Kevin Durant says he’s not worried about how many shots he’ll take this season—“I may shoot 25 shots one game, I may shoot 7,” says the 4-time NBA scoring champ—but The post Warriors Tell Kevin Durant to ‘Shoot More’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
Kevin Durant joined a loaded roster with the Golden State Warriors, but he doesn't expect to play a small role within the offense. With training camp underway for the 2016-17 NBA season, his teammates want to make sure he is as aggressive as possible. "That's why they wanted me here!" Durant said Thursday, per Ethan Sherwood Strauss of ESPN.com. Show More Summary
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It's always fun watching NBA players do crazy things in practice. Everyone knows that NBA players are incredibly talented athletes who make even the toughest plays look easy. Sometimes an untimely miss or in-game mistake will make us forget just how otherworldly skilled they really are, though. Show More Summary
Golden State Warriors star Draymond Green is embracing the team's new role as NBA villains following the free-agent signing of Kevin Durant.
After the most scrutinized and pressure-packed season any NBA team has ever endured, there was a visceral sense at Media Day that something loomed large. It had been 100 days since the crushing blow of losing Game 7 of the 2016 Finals,...Show More Summary
Kevin Durant, Draymond Green and Klay Thompson got a small taste of the animosity opposing fans will have for the Golden State Warriors juggernaut this season during this past summer’s The post Draymond Green Invites Haters to ‘Boo’ the Warriors appeared first on SLAMonline.
Nobody knows how close Kevin Durant was to signing with the Boston Celtics other than Kevin Durant. But right before the four-time scoring champion shoved the NBA’s hope for competitive balance off a rooftop by teaming up with StephShow More Summary
The Warriors are the hottest topic in basketball entering the new season. Superstar Kevin Durant in the mix. But the GSW bench was a key part of their success in the past, and while Andre Iguodala is still there, the rest of the cast of characters is pretty different. How do this year’s reserves compare? [...]
The Cleveland Cavaliers are the defending champions, and the Golden State Warriors added Kevin Durant to an already loaded team, but Los Angeles Clippers forward Paul Pierce thinks his squad is also a superteam as the 2016-17 seasonShow More Summary
Coming off a historic MVP season, Stephen Curry is not satisfied, and is striving to improve as a player. Curry says playing with Kevin Durant will have no effect on The post Stephen Curry: ‘I Want to Be Better Than I Was Last Year’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
Wednesday: Golden State gets even better, tense scenes in El Cajon after a police shooting, and the origins of “California.”
Anxious and eager to get started with his new team, Kevin Durant woke up extra early in the 7 o'clock hour and then hit freeway traffic on the way to his first formal work day with the Warriors.
New-look Golden State Warriors have smooth first day with Kevin Durant
Despite the Golden State Warriors adding Kevin Durant to their ranks this past summer, Los Angeles Clippers head coach Doc Rivers remains confident his team can match up with the reigning Western Conference champions. "I think we can play with anybody, and we don't feel like there's a gap," Rivers said Monday, per ESPN.com's Ramona Shelburne. Show More Summary
The new-look Golden State Warriors made their debut Monday during the team's media day. Kevin Durant had already been introduced as a member of the Warriors after signing with the team, but this was the first opportunity that fans had...Show More Summary
NBA TV -- the year-round destination for fans seeking complete coverage of the NBA -- will tip off its preseason live game schedule with the highly anticipated debut of Kevin Durant alongside his new Golden State Warriors teammates when the reigning NBA Western Conference Champions visit the Toronto Raptors and DeMar DeRozan on Saturday, Oct. Show More Summary
Durant’s biggest impact won’t come out at three-point line, where the NBA’s new “super-team’’ has already set records, but at the foul line …
The Thunder are a very different team coming into this season. Kevin Durant and Serge Ibaka are gone, and Victor Oladipo and a lot of question marks are in their place. Russell Westbrook is a star, and the team has some capable big guys. As for Oladipo, there’s an opportunity for him to do big [...]
The Westbrook-Durant saga continues. The post Russell Westbrook On Kevin Durant Saying The Two Are Still Cool: ‘I Haven’t Talked To Him’ appeared first on SLAMonline.