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Opinion: Are Warriors better without Kevin Durant? It's more complicated than that

With Durant sidelined for Game 1 of the Western Conference finals, Steph Curry and the Warriors looked more like champions than they have all season.        ...

Opinion: Are Warriors better without Kevin Durant? It's more complicated than that

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01:00, 05/10/2019

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12:00, 05/31/2019

Opinion: Warriors' wishful thinking on Kevin Durant has been just as destructive as his absence Wishful thinking on Kevin Durant hasn’t done much for Warriors' play, nor has it sped up healing of calf. Warriors failed from start on his...
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Opinion: Warriors' Kevin Durant buckling up for his longest year after Achilles injury Rehabbing an Achilles rupture is slow and difficult, testing a player’s mental fortitude as much as his or her physical limits. Just ask Kobe Br...
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Opinion: Kevin Durant's injury creates welcome intrigue to Warriors' three-peat hopes Kevin Durant suffered a strained calf Wednesday night, giving Warriors' three-peat hopes an added layer of intrigue: Will Steph Curry now take ov...
14:32, 05/09/2019

‘Kevin?!’: Drake trolls injured Warriors star Kevin Durant with ‘Home Alone’ shirt He was wearing a black hoodie with a picture of actor Macaulay Culkin, who played Kevin McCallister in the "Home Alone" movie franchise, mouth open an...
08:48, 06/03/2019

Do the Warriors need Kevin Durant? SportsPulse: Yes, Kevin Durant has been an instrumental part in the Warriors last two titles. No, he was never needed for the Warriors dynasty to beco...
22:00, 05/23/2019

The Warriors really do need Kevin Durant SportsPulse: The Raptors quieted the experts who felt this would be a quick series by beating the Warriors in Game 1. Now we have to ask: Is Golden St...
12:00, 05/31/2019

Warriors Say Kevin Durant Will Be Out Another Week Coach Steve Kerr said Durant’s injury was more serious than initially thought. He added: “Hopefully he’ll be back at some point, but we’ll just wait a...
08:16, 05/17/2019

Kevin Durant is the NBA's best player, but the Warriors are way more fun without him Golden State have reached their fifth NBA finals in a row but KD has missed time through injury. His absence has brought joy back to the teamThe first...
15:00, 05/21/2019

Opinion: Kevin Durant is all of us on social media, and he should never stop He’s way too accessible on Twitter and Instagram. He’s hilariously defensive, especially for a two-time NBA Finals MVP. And he shouldn&apo...
00:32, 05/30/2019

The Warriors’ last-ditch effort to keep Kevin Durant This isn’t the full-court press that resulted in the Hamptons Five, but the Golden State Warriors will do what they can to try to keep Kevin Dur...
19:00, 06/30/2019

The Warriors Won a Game and Lost Kevin Durant Golden State’s epic win in Game 5 was overshadowed by a severe injury to the Warriors’ Kevin Durant that could instantly alter the next five years of ...
15:48, 06/11/2019

Kevin Durant shoots down notion Warriors are better without him Kevin Durant hears all the talk about the Warriors playing better without him. To that, he has a simple response: "That's not facts."  ...
05:16, 05/25/2019

Warriors to retire Kevin Durant's No. 35 jersey Kevin Durant's short tenure with the Golden State Warriors will result in his jersey hanging from the rafters, after the franchise announced its plans...
17:32, 07/02/2019

Vegas likes Warriors to win it all — with or without Kevin Durant Is there any doubt the Golden State Warriors can win the 2019 NBA championship even without Kevin Durant? Some media pundits expressed doom and gloom ...
04:16, 05/17/2019

Kevin Durant ‘not close’ to returning to the Warriors Warriors star Kevin Durant is “not close” to recovering from his right calf strain, ESPN reported Thursday. Durant was injured in Game 5 of the Wester...
04:16, 05/17/2019

Warriors don’t expect to see Kevin Durant suit up until Game 3 TORONTO — Careful with his words, Warriors coach Steve Kerr sounded as if Kevin Durant won’t be available until Game 3 when the series resumes in Oakl...
04:00, 05/30/2019

NBA Finals: Warriors rule out Kevin Durant for Game 2 Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant, who is recovering from a right calf strain, has been ruled out for Game 2 of the NBA Finals, head coach St...
21:00, 05/31/2019

Warriors impose will in third to even Finals with Kevin Durant looming TORONTO — For the first part of the third quarter, it was no Canada. As in a complete zero. The two-time defending-champion Warriors were confident th...
07:16, 06/03/2019

NBA Finals 2019: Kevin Durant will sit again for Warriors in Game 4 Golden State will be without two-time NBA Finals MVP Kevin Durant for the ninth consecutive game. Klay Thompson is expected to play Friday night. ...
23:00, 06/06/2019

Warriors president faces his sad Kevin Durant reality If he could do it all over again, Bob Myers wouldn’t change a thing. The Warriors President of Basketball Operations spoke for the first time Monday s...
02:00, 07/16/2019

Warriors’ Kevin Durant will miss Game 1 of the NBA Finals OAKLAND, Calif. — Kevin Durant won’t be ready to play in time for Game 1 of the NBA Finals on May 30. The two-time reigning finals MVP has yet to retu...
06:00, 05/24/2019

Agent says Warriors' Kevin Durant '100 percent undecided' on where he'll go Rich Kleiman, the agent of Golden State Warriors star forward Kevin Durant, said the superstar is completely undecided on where he'll land as a free a...
22:32, 05/22/2019

Kevin Durant ticked off by harsh Warriors narrative Kevin Durant’s mysterious injury and curious future initiated the narrative. By taking down the Houston Rockets without him and becoming two win...
23:00, 05/18/2019

The bad joke that helped push Kevin Durant away from Warriors The seeds for Kevin Durant’s Warriors exit were planted long before he ruptured his Achilles during this year’s NBA finals. Durant’s...
18:00, 07/01/2019

Kevin Durant’s outlook gets worse as Warriors have no clue OAKLAND, Calif. — Kevin Durant and DeMarcus Cousins won’t necessarily return from injuries in time to play for the Golden State Warriors during...
07:00, 05/14/2019

NBA Finals: Warriors clear Kevin Durant to practice Golden State Warriors star forward Kevin Durant has officially been cleared to practice and could play in Game 5 of the NBA Finals, head coach Steve K...
03:32, 06/10/2019

Kevin Durant will play for Warriors in NBA Finals Game 5 Kevin Durant, listed as a game-time decision for Game 5, will play Monday night, Warriors coach Steve Kerr told reporters pregame.    ...
03:32, 06/11/2019

Warriors vs. Rockets: Take Kevin Durant-less Golden State “Avengers”? “Game of Thrones”? Millions of viewers are watching those movie and cable TV franchises, but I find the Warriors-Rockets series to be the ...
23:00, 05/10/2019

Bucks advance, Warriors win despite Kevin Durant injury SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports' Josh Peter breaks down how the Bucks reached the Eastern Conference finals and the Warriors held off the Rockets f...
17:16, 05/09/2019

Opinion: Kevin Durant's Game 5 injury is a failure on many levels Kevin Durant left Game 5 in the second quarter after sustaining Achilles injury. He should have never played Monday.      &#...
10:48, 06/11/2019

Warriors' Kevin Durant undergoes surgery for ruptured Achilles Kevin Durant underwent surgery for a ruptured right Achilles tendon, according to an Instagram post two days after his injury against the Toronto Rapt...
12:48, 06/13/2019

Jay Williams rips Warriors for ‘misdiagnosed’ Kevin Durant injury Jay Williams believes Kevin Durant was “misdiagnosed” prior to returning to the NBA Finals and rupturing his Achilles tendon, which will likely cost h...
01:48, 06/14/2019

Warriors star Kevin Durant out for rest of West semifinals Kevin Durant will miss the remainder of the Golden State Warriors' Western Conference semifinal against the Houston Rockets with a strained right...
23:16, 05/09/2019

Kevin Durant's Achilles Seems To Be Intact, But The Warriors Have To Beat The Rockets Without Him The good news for Warriors fans: An MRI this afternoon confirmed that Kevin Durant’s scary-looking non-contact injury Wednesday night was actually a r...
00:00, 05/10/2019

Kevin Durant left Warriors because fans didn’t appreciate him: report Kevin Durant, who will be joining the Brooklyn Nets, left the Golden State Warriors because he felt under-appreciated by its fans, according to a Sund...
12:32, 07/02/2019

Warriors expect Kevin Durant back for Game 4 of NBA Finals The Warriors looked like they were missing Kevin Durant for the first time on Thursday night, and now they have a sense for when he could be back. Yah...
17:48, 05/31/2019

Warriors' Kevin Durant declines $31.5 million player option Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant declined his $31.5 million player option for the 2019-20 season and will become an unrestricted free agent....
07:16, 06/27/2019

Kevin Durant snaps back at talk of being Warriors outsider In his first interview since being felled by a calf strain, Kevin Durant indicated Friday that he still feels he’s perceived as a Warriors outsi...
08:48, 05/25/2019

Kevin Durant, doubtful for Game 1, disputes notion Warriors are better without him Durant unlikely to play in Thursday’s Game 1 due to calf injuryGolden State have won five straight games since losing DurantAll-Star is miffed at narr...
12:00, 05/25/2019

Warriors make it official: Kevin Durant out for Game 1 of NBA Finals Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant will not play in Game 1 of the NBA Finals on Thursday and he might not travel with the team to Toronto due ...
05:48, 05/28/2019

Who needs Kevin Durant? Steph Curry, Warriors finish off Rockets SportsPulse: The demise of the Warriors dynasty is on hold. USA TODAY Sports' Josh Peter breaks down how even without Kevin Durant, they showed w...
08:16, 05/11/2019

Warriors star Kevin Durant leaves with calf injury OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Golden State star Kevin Durant has left Game 5 of the Warriors’ playoff series against the Houston Rockets with a straine...
09:16, 05/09/2019

Warriors' Kevin Durant to miss Games 3 and 4 vs. Blazers Kevin Durant's strained right calf was re-evaluated before Game 2 and "has shown good progress," but he is still not ready to return to the court...
07:16, 05/17/2019

The Bucks Advance, The Warriors Win Despite Kevin Durant's injury USA TODAY Sports' Josh Peter breaks down how the Warriors took a commanding 3-2 series lead over the Rockets and how the Bucks advanced.  &...
14:32, 05/09/2019

Doctor slams Kevin Durant, Warriors surgery narrative The emerging narrative Kevin Durant had his ruptured right Achilles tendon repaired by a New York surgeon in spite of the Warriors’ medical staff is b...
07:16, 06/13/2019

Kevin Durant Ruptured His Achilles Tendon, And The Warriors Are Shocked Kevin Durant has updated the world on the leg injury he suffered in Game 5 of the NBA Finals upon his return from a calf strain, and the news was as b...
22:48, 06/12/2019

Kevin Durant injury aftershock challenging Warriors — and Raptors OAKLAND, Calif. — As it happened, the Raptors were more rattled by Kevin Durant’s catastrophic Achilles injury than the Warriors with the NBA champion...
06:48, 06/12/2019

Warriors believe Kevin Durant suffered achilles tear during Game 5 Durant’s season clearly over after suffering injury in Game 5Two-time NBA finals MVP had just returned from calf injuryWarriors prevailed 106-105, cut...
20:00, 06/11/2019

Warriors, minus Kevin Durant, rally for Game 5 win over Raptors With their backs against the wall, the Golden State Warriors rallied for a 106-105 win against the Toronto Raptors in Game 5 of the NBA Finals on Mond...
07:16, 06/11/2019

Kevin Durant to practice as Warriors now pray for NBA Finals miracle TORONTO – It looks like Kevin Durant is ready to pull a Willis Reed on Monday night in a do-or-die Game 5 for the Warriors. Warriors coach Steve Kerr ...
21:48, 06/09/2019

Charles Barkley blames the Warriors for Kevin Durant’s injury While Barkley claimed Golden State "shouldn't have put that man out there" in his condition, NFL player Richard Sherman, who suffered his own Achilles...
08:00, 06/12/2019

Kevin Durant playing in Game 4 remains possibility for Warriors OAKLAND, Calif. — Steve Kerr took the podium 90 minutes before tipoff Wednesday and still didn’t know whether his training staff would clear Klay Thom...
15:16, 06/06/2019

Kevin Durant plans to play for Warriors in NBA Finals Game 5 Golden State's Kevin Durant is listed as a game-time decision for Game 5, but a person with knowledge of the situation says he plans to play. &#...
01:16, 06/11/2019

Time is running out for Kevin Durant’s return to Warriors in NBA Finals OAKLAND – A hobbled Klay Thompson is expected back for Friday’s Game 4 but Kevin Durant won’t join him, according to Warriors coach Steve Kerr. The ho...
01:00, 06/07/2019

Opinion: Kevin Durant's injury should serve as cautionary tale for athletes everywhere Game 5 of the NBA Finals will be a seminal moment for athletes everywhere: If you don’t look out for your best interests, who else will?  ...
23:00, 06/11/2019

Inside Chase Arena: The Warriors’ $1.4 billion pitch to keep Kevin Durant SAN FRANCISCO — On Wednesday, with all the hullabaloo swirling over a Warriors’ part-owner shoving Toronto’s Kyle Lowry on the sidelines at Oracle Are...
23:00, 06/07/2019

Kevin Durant injury update: Scary scene clouds Warriors win Warriors (and Knicks) fans are holding their breaths. The superstar impending free agent exited Game 5 of the Golden State Warriors-Houston Rockets se...
09:32, 05/09/2019

Warriors’ Kevin Durant exits Game 5 against Rockets with right calf strain The two-time Finals MVP was forced from action during Game 5 of a second-round playoff series with the Houston Rockets with an apparent right leg inju...
07:48, 05/09/2019

Kevin Durant could return to Golden State Warriors for Game 3, report says Two-time NBA finals MVP has been injured since 8 MayDurant is averaging 34.2 points per game this postseasonKevin Durant could return from a calf inju...
23:48, 05/31/2019

'It's hard to celebrate': Warriors react to win after Kevin Durant's injury – video The Golden State Warriors kept themselves alive in the NBA finals with a thrilling 106-105 win over the Toronto Raptors in Game 5 but lost Kevin Duran...
12:32, 06/11/2019

A nightmare and a classic: Warriors win but lose Kevin Durant to Achilles injury SportsPulse: The Warriors kept their season (and dynasty) alive with a thrilling Game 5 in Toronto. But it all pales in comparison to what happened to...
10:48, 06/11/2019

Analysis: Warriors' loss of Kevin Durant will hurt for years to come The two-time NBA Finals MVP is heading to Brooklyn, and Golden State and its Finals juggernaut is left with a gaping hole the Warriors cannot fill. &...
03:48, 07/01/2019

Stephen Curry: Golden State Warriors playing for Kevin Durant Star point guard Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors are using Kevin Durant's Achilles injury as motivation for Game 6 of the NBA Finals again...
21:48, 06/13/2019

Kevin Durant has Achilles injury as Warriors GM bares soul: ‘Blame me’ TORONTO — Kevin Durant’s gutty return for Game 5 lasted less than 15 minutes and ended when he suffered what could be a potentially devastating Achill...
09:48, 06/11/2019

Warriors honor Oakland, Kevin Durant with souvenir towel for fans Golden State's creative Game 6 giveaway to fans is a rally towel with the letters K and D highlighted in the word "Oakland."    &...
04:48, 06/14/2019

Warriors to effectively retire Kevin Durant’s number after three stellar seasons The team's majority owner and CEO, Joe Lacob, said that as long as he held those positions, no other Golden State player would wear the No. 35 of the ...
06:32, 07/02/2019

Warriors' Kevin Durant undergoes surgery for ruptured achilles tendon Golden State star undergoes surgery for torn achilles tendonDurant, 30, suffered injury during Game 5 of NBA finalsKevin Durant confirmed what everyon...
05:16, 06/13/2019

Warriors legend Rick Barry baffled by Kevin Durant’s departure Rick Barry would like an explanation. Not because the Warriors legend is mad at Kevin Durant for leaving Golden State for the Brooklyn Nets, but becau...
19:00, 07/03/2019

Kevin Durant plans to make NBA finals return for Warriors, according to report Two-time NBA finals MVP has missed entire series so farESPN reports Durant plans to play in Game 5 on Monday nightGolden State are 3-1 down to Toronto...
22:16, 06/10/2019

Kevin Durant has mild calf strain as Warriors, Knicks mostly exhale The exhale is louder in New York than it is in California. Kevin Durant has a mild strain of his right calf, ESPN first reported Thursday, after the a...
22:32, 05/09/2019

Warriors' Kevin Durant ruled out for Game 3; Klay Thompson questionable Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant was ruled out and guard Klay Thompson is questionable for Game 3 of the NBA Finals against the Toronto Rapt...
20:00, 06/05/2019

With Kevin Durant injured, fate of Warriors’ dynasty depends on core four After an emotional Game 5 victory, the Golden State Warriors are left to pick up the pieces without an injured Kevin Durant as they try to finish off ...
22:01, 05/09/2019

Rockets fan heckles Warriors’ Kevin Durant ‘New York Knicks!’ during Game 4 As if the Warriors’ series-tying loss against the Rockets on Monday wasn’t enough, a Rockets fan heckled Kevin Durant, shouting: “New York Knicks! New...
14:16, 05/07/2019

Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant listed as questionable for Game 5 Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant returned to practice and was listed as questionable for Game 5 of the NBA Finals against the Toronto Raptor...
14:16, 06/10/2019

Guy Fieri Talks Warriors, Kevin Durant, His Friendship with E-40, and Why He'll Miss Oracle Arena Warriors superfan Guy Fieri talks his favorite (and least favorite) memories of rooting for his beloved Dubs, and his role in bringing Kevin Durant to...
19:00, 04/28/2019

Kendrick Perkins: Draymond Green spat led Kevin Durant to leave the Warriors Kevin Durant's former teammate Kendrick Perkins says the two-time Finals MVP never got over his mid-season altercation with Draymond Green. ...
10:00, 07/05/2019

NBA Finals: Ranking Raptors and Warriors players, from Kevin Durant to Norman Powell LeBron James isn't playing in the NBA Finals for the first time in eight years, but fear not: there's still an overwhelming amount of talent...
16:32, 05/30/2019

Warriors' Kevin Durant to miss rest of Rockets series with strained calf MRI exam confirms injury suffered during Wednesday’s Game 5Golden State had feared more series achilles tear in aftermathDurant leads all postseason s...
01:16, 05/10/2019

Watch: Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant returns, knocks down first two shots Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant returned and knocked down his first two shots from deep in Game 6 of the NBA Finals against the Toronto Raptor...
03:48, 06/11/2019

Warriors ready to make their quiet pitch to Kevin Durant, Klay Thompson The Warriors dynasty isn’t dead yet. It hinges on two decisions. With Kevin Durant expected to opt out of the final year of his current contract...
21:00, 06/25/2019

Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant ruled out for at least Game 1 against Trail Blazers Golden State Warriors star forward Kevin Durant was ruled out for at least Game 1 of the Western Conference finals against the Portland Trail Blazers....
08:00, 05/14/2019

Kevin Durant declines $31.5M player option with Golden State Warriors: report Kevin Durant reportedly declined his $31.5 million player option with the Golden State Warriors and will become a free agent when the period begins Su...
20:48, 06/26/2019

Kevin Durant to sign with Brooklyn Nets, leaving Golden State Warriors Durant won titles with Golden State in 2017 and ’18 then was injured for much of this postseason as the team lost the NBA Finals in six games to the T...
02:00, 07/01/2019

Warriors' Kevin Durant will miss Game 6 vs. Rockets with strained calf MRI confirms Golden State Warriors forward has a strained calf. He will not travel with the team to Houston for Friday's playoff game.  ...
23:16, 05/09/2019

Warriors’ Kevin Durant exits Game 5 victory over Rockets with right calf strain The two-time Finals MVP was forced from action in the third quarter and will undergo an MRI exam Thursday, leaving his status for Friday's Game 6 up i...
10:48, 05/09/2019

NBA Finals 2019: Warriors' Kevin Durant ruled out for Game 2 against Raptors The Golden State forward will miss his seventh consecutive playoff game with an injured calf as the Warriors look to rebound against the Raptors. ...
22:00, 05/31/2019

NBA Finals: Warriors stars criticize Raptors fans after Kevin Durant's injury Golden State Warriors stars DeMarcus Cousins and Klay Thompson criticized Toronto Raptors fans who cheered when Warriors forward Kevin Durant was inju...
12:48, 06/12/2019

Steph Curry addresses Kevin Durant's departure from Warriors for first time Steph Curry spoke glowingly of Kevin Durant's three seasons with the Warriors and expressed excitement about Golden State's future.  &...
06:48, 07/12/2019

Warriors' Kevin Durant out for NBA Finals Game 3; Klay Thompson is questionable The injury-plagued Warriors will go without two-time Finals MVP Kevin Durant for Game 3 in Oakland. The series with the Raptors is tied 1-1.  &#...
01:32, 06/05/2019

Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant undergoes surgery for ruptured Achilles Golden State Warriors superstar forward Kevin Durant underwent surgery Wednesday in New York City after rupturing his Achilles tendon in Game 5 of the...
04:32, 06/13/2019

Opinion: Kevin Durant makes risky move with Nets, but has chance to lead young team to top Kevin Durant’s aggressive restlessness has led him to a new frontier in the NBA, to a franchise that was very recently among the league’s ...
02:48, 07/01/2019

Opinion: Kevin Durant's devastating Achilles injury brings humanity of game to forefront Kevin Durant's Achilles injury was first met with inexcusable cheers. But after that, what happened in Toronto brought out the humanity of the ga...
10:48, 06/11/2019

Warriors' Kevin Durant expected to practice with goal of returning in Game 5 of NBA Finals Warriors star Kevin Durant is expected to practice and do an extra workout with younger players on Sunday with the hope that he can play in Game 5. &...
23:48, 06/09/2019

Watch: Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant aggravates injury, exits Game 5 Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant exited Game 5 of the NBA Finals against the Toronto Raptors after aggravating his previous injury in the se...
06:00, 06/11/2019

Warriors survive Game 5 but Kevin Durant injures Achilles’: ‘Incredible win and a horrible loss’ Golden State, which had fallen in a 3-1 hole in the best-of-seven series, won on the road Monday to force a return to Oakland, Calif., for Thursday’s ...
08:32, 06/11/2019

Warriors ‘brace for seismic change’ with Kevin Durant, Klay Thompson free agency The Warriors are not hiding from reality. They are trying to extend their playoff run to chase a third straight championship, but also to delay the in...
04:32, 05/08/2019

Drake pays tribute to Kevin Durant after Warriors star suffers Achilles injury Drake, who has been rooting fiercely against the Golden State Warriors throughout the NBA Finals, struck a somber tone after Game 5.   ...
23:00, 06/11/2019

Kevin Durant, Klay Thompson chirp Drake in the tunnel after Warriors' Game 2 win Kevin Durant and Klay Thompson had an exchange with Drake in the tunnel following the Warriors win in Game 2 of the NBA Finals.    ...
07:48, 06/03/2019

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02:00, 06/13/2019

Golden State Warriors won’t have Kevin Durant, Kevon Looney for Game 3 against Toronto Raptors The Golden State Warriors will be short-handed for Game 3 with a number of injured players for the NBA Finals against the Toronto Raptors on Wednesday...
00:00, 06/06/2019

Guy Fieri offers 'inspiration dinner' for Kevin Durant to stay with Golden State Warriors Kevin Durant could become one of the hottest free agents on the market this offseason and one Bay Area celebrity plans to do everything he can to make...
17:32, 04/30/2019

NBA Finals: Warriors' Kevin Durant officially out for Game 1, DeMarcus Cousins questionable Warriors coach Steve Kerr confirmed Kevin Durant will not play in Game 1 of the NBA Finals on Thursday, while DeMarcus Cousins is questionable.  ...
01:48, 05/28/2019

Warriors' coach Steve Kerr says Kevin Durant out for rest of Rockets series MRI confirms the Golden State Warriors forward has a strained calf. He will not travel with the team to Houston for Friday's playoff game.  ...
06:00, 05/10/2019

Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant ruled out for remainder of Houston Rockets series Golden State star forward Kevin Durant was ruled out for the remainder of the Warriors' Western Conference semifinals series against the Houston Rocke...
06:48, 05/10/2019

Warriors star Kevin Durant says on social media post that he has had surgery on ruptured Achilles OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Warriors star Kevin Durant says on social media post that he has had surgery on ruptured Achilles....
22:16, 06/12/2019

Warriors stars fuming at Raptors fans who cheered Kevin Durant injury: ‘It’s bulls–t’ As the Warriors continue to process Kevin Durant’s devastating Achilles injury from Game 5 of the NBA Finals on Monday night, most of the player...
19:00, 06/11/2019

Charles Barkley thinks Warriors should shoulder all the blame for Kevin Durant's injury Charles Barkley blames the Warriors for Kevin Durant's Achilles injury, and the team is at fault for letting criticism build during the NBA Final...
23:00, 06/11/2019

Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant to miss Game 2 against Portland Trail Blazers Golden State Warriors star forward Kevin Durant is not expected to play in Game 2 of the Western Conference finals against the Portland Trail Blazers....
19:32, 05/16/2019

Raptors fan sends flowers to Warriors for Kevin Durant injury cheers: ' I hereby apologize on behalf of Canada' Toronto Raptors players were forced to try and quiet their own fans who were cheering when Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant during Game 5 of th...
17:00, 06/12/2019

Warriors' future uncertain following Finals loss, injuries to Klay Thompson, Kevin Durant The serious injuries to Kevin Durant and Klay Thompson, combined with uncertainty in free agency, raises considerable issues for Golden State.  ...
14:32, 06/14/2019

Opinion: How Kevin Durant's injury, Golden State opened door to wild West free agency LeBron James, Anthony Davis and the Lakers vs. Kawhi Leonard, Paul George and the Clippers in a made-for-Hollywood rivalry. Pass the popcorn, please. ...
01:00, 07/07/2019

Kevin Durant a game-time decision for Warriors in NBA Finals Game 5 Golden State's Kevin Durant – for the first time in NBA Finals – is a game-time decision for Game 5 against Toronto on Monday.  ...
20:00, 06/10/2019

Warriors' Kevin Durant won't be ready for Game 1 of NBA Finals Kevin Durant is still expected to be ready at some point during the NBA Finals after his strained calf was re-evaluated, but it won't be Game 1. ...
01:00, 05/24/2019

Warriors owner 'serious as a heart attack' that Kevin Durant will return for NBA Finals The Warriors are down 2-1 in the NBA Finals against the Raptors, and there's no better time for Kevin Durant to make his long-awaited return. &#...
15:00, 06/06/2019

Kevin Durant's agent says Warriors star still undecided on what he'll do in free agency Rich Kleiman said the Golden State Warriors forward is focused on rehabbing his calf injury and the NBA Finals, not the free agency period looming. &...
04:16, 05/23/2019

Report: Warriors' Kevin Durant won't play in Game 1 vs. Trail Blazers Calf injury will keep Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant from playing in opener of Western Conference finals against Portland Trail Blazers. ...
06:32, 05/14/2019

'You've got to be kidding': Warriors stunned by injuries to Kevin Durant, Klay Thompson While the Warriors gave the Raptors credit and didn't use injuries as an excuse, they were taken aback by Klay Thompson and Kevin Durant going do...
14:32, 06/14/2019

Tiger Woods sympathizes with Kevin Durant after Warriors star's injury: 'I've been there' When Tiger Woods was asked Tuesday if he had seen Warriors forward Kevin Durant’s injury the night before, Woods dropped his head and nodded. &...
03:00, 06/12/2019

Warriors' Draymond Green on fans who cheered Kevin Durant's injury: 'It's bull----' Draymond Green wasn't happy about Toronto fans cheering Kevin Durant's injury, even if they quickly changed course.     ...
10:48, 06/11/2019

Stephen A. Smith Says Kevin Durant Says Stephen A. Smith's Kevin Durant Reports Are Bullshit Stephen A. Smith shared three spicy Kevin Durant reports on Wednesday’s episode of First Take. The least spicy of the the three (since it’s three year...
22:00, 07/03/2019

Kevin Durant Has Logged On The biggest downside—or upside, depending on your point of view—to Kevin Durant’s clearly unmild calf injury is that he has more time to spend online....
04:48, 05/21/2019

Kevin Durant will talk with four teams New York City appears to have a 50 percent chance of landing Kevin Durant. The prized free agent has narrowed his list of summer suitors down to four ...
05:00, 06/29/2019

Kevin Durant confirms he’s off to the Nets All that’s left is for Kevin Durant to sign the dotted line. “The Boardroom,” Durant’s business TV show on ESPN, posted a social med...
00:32, 07/01/2019

Kevin Durant out for Game 3 of NBA Finals OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Kevin Durant still isn’t ready to return for the Golden State Warriors as he works back from a strained right calf he suf...
22:32, 06/04/2019

After Kevin Durant injury, who actually has the momentum now? SportsPulse: Trysta Krick breaks down the current state of the NBA Finals as it pertains to momentum and who has it heading into Game 6 between the Ra...
04:16, 06/13/2019

Kevin Durant is on the move — literally This could be the latest sign that Kevin Durant is in a New York state of mind. Durant sold his oceanfront Malibu home this week for $12.15 million, a...
17:48, 06/27/2019

Kevin Durant Still Hasn't Logged Off Seen through the lens of his Drakification, Kevin Durant seems to have entered the “Jaded” period of his NBA career. In “Jaded,” Drake croons about an...
22:32, 05/22/2019

Kevin Durant Will Be A Free Agent Kevin Durant has declined the one-year player option on his contract with the Golden State Warriors, which would have paid him $31.5 million next seas...
01:16, 06/27/2019

Kevin Durant Practiced, But Maybe Not That Much, And Nobody Knows What The Hell Is Going On Kevin Durant’s month-long absence from the Golden State Warriors while he tries to recover from a calf injury has thrown the NBA Finals totally out of...
05:32, 06/10/2019

What must go right for Kevin Durant to return in NBA Finals TORONTO — Warriors coach Steve Kerr said it is “feasible’’ Kevin Durant could be activated after just one full practice. Speaking at the Warriors’ sho...
03:00, 06/03/2019

Kevin Durant Is Fucking Up The Finals In an ordinary Finals, the team in Golden State’s position, down 2-1 after dropping Game 3 at home, would be in real trouble, needing to win three out...
05:00, 06/07/2019

NBA players react to Kevin Durant injury Kevin Durant appeared to aggravate a right calf injury during his return in Game 5 against the Raptors, and players immediately showed their support....
06:00, 06/11/2019

Kevin Durant is ‘having a rough time’ after injury: mom Kevin Durant’s mom Wanda is speaking out following her son’s devastating Achilles injury during Game 5 of the NBA Finals on Monday night. ...
23:16, 06/12/2019

Kevin Durant surprisingly changes up number with Nets Kevin Durant has a new team — and a new number. Durant is swapping out his No. 35 for No. 7, the superstar revealed Sunday night. He posted a ph...
05:16, 07/08/2019

Summer of Kevin Durant: How he changes NBA title odds Kevin Durant could shift the landscape of the NBA this offseason. Will he go to the Knicks? Lakers? Here's how he shifts the odds for five likely dest...
06:48, 05/13/2019

NBA Finals: Kevin Durant’s return may finally be here TORONTO — Warriors coach Steve Kerr listed Kevin Durant as “a game-time decision” but sounded optimistic he will be a go for his long-anticipated retu...
19:32, 06/10/2019

Kevin Durant Re-Crabs His Crabbed Leg, Dammit Kevin Durant ripped off 11 points in an impressive first quarter of Monday night’s Game 5 in Toronto, burying three three-pointers and switching capab...
04:48, 06/11/2019

‘KD’ author: Knicks’ Kevin Durant scuttlebutt is way too much The author of a new biography on Kevin Durant said Knicks fans should slow down before buying a Kevin Durant jersey. “If they don’t mind their hearts ...
04:16, 05/09/2019

The Knicks Didn't Think Kevin Durant Was Worth The Max As if the universe required more proof of the sorry state of the organization’s existence, the New York Knicks have struck out on major free agency ta...
04:48, 07/01/2019

N.B.A. Finals Game 6 Preview: What You Need to Know About Kevin Durant Durant is out with an Achilles’ injury, but he looms over what may be the Golden State Warriors’ last game of the season, and the Raptors’ championshi...
17:00, 06/13/2019

NBA Finals 2019: Odds will go as Kevin Durant goes Though Kevin Durant will remain on the sideline, Klay Thompson is expected to return Friday for Game 4 of the NBA Finals matching the Golden State War...
21:48, 06/07/2019

The option Kevin Durant sees as ‘the last resort’ The Knicks will still get their chance at an injured Kevin Durant. ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reported on Wednesday morning that Durant is oppose...
16:48, 06/12/2019

Nets GM: I found out Kevin Durant signed when you did Sean Marks insists he found out Kevin Durant was coming the same way everybody else did: on social media. “Well, yeah. The Instagram post that he put ...
13:32, 07/10/2019

Go Ahead And Get Upset About Kevin Durant's Injury After a rapid and opaque rehabilitation from a strained calf, Kevin Durant’s return to Game 5 of the NBA Finals on Monday was cut short by a devastati...
21:48, 06/13/2019

Kevin Durant’s free agency will be way different this time Kevin Durant has seen enough. Unlike three years ago when the former Thunder superstar was wooed in the Hamptons by the Warriors’ championship c...
21:16, 06/27/2019

Knicks are living Kevin Durant’s nightmare For now, the concern has to be for the player, even here, even in Manhattan, where so much hope — real, imaginary, virtual — has been tied up in the v...
09:48, 06/11/2019

Kevin Durant will sign with Nets in stunner Knicks owner James Dolan’s worst nightmare has unfolded as the crosstown rival Brooklyn Nets reportedly have swiped Kevin Durant – and Kyrie Irv...
00:32, 07/01/2019

Kevin Durant to sign with Brooklyn Nets Kevin Durant says he will signing with the Brooklyn Nets, leaving the Golden State Warriors after three seasons with the move at the start of NBA free...
02:48, 07/01/2019

Warriors thank Durant, say they will retire No. 35 Warriors CEO Joe Lacob thanked Kevin Durant in a statement released Monday, saying the All-NBA forward "carried himself with class and dignity both on...
23:16, 07/01/2019

Warriors' Durant out at least another week Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant is not yet ready to resume on-court work and will be re-evaluated in a week, the team announced Thursday, shor...
08:16, 05/17/2019

Kevin Durant's Nets move changes everything except the Knicks' incompetence Within hours of NBA free-agency starting, the NBA’s landscape changed. So it’s reassuring that the Knicks still have no idea how to run a basketball t...
14:32, 07/01/2019

Nets’ Kevin Durant slip up is recipe for disaster The men who run the Nets have been on quite a streak the past few years, culminating in the game-changing (and, they hope, franchise-altering) recruit...
04:00, 07/11/2019

These Kevin Durant scenarios are making Stephen A. Smith very sad Just three weeks ago, ESPN analyst Stephen A. Smith tweeted, “From everything I’ve heard, Kevin Durant and Kyrie [Irving] are planning on coming to Ne...
03:00, 06/06/2019

Van Gundy, Jackson aren’t going there with Kevin Durant doubts Former Knicks coach Jeff Van Gundy and Mark Jackson had precious little to say on whether they believe Kevin Durant should seriously consider New York...
23:32, 05/28/2019

Drake’s Kevin Durant emotion didn’t end on the court As far as Drake’s concerned, Kevin Durant’s well-being is greater than any game. Taking to Instagram, the Raptors superfan, who consoled t...
19:00, 06/11/2019

Kevin Durant expected to miss first two games of NBA Finals TORONTO — Kevin Durant has flown 2,300 miles apparently just to watch. Durant must practice before he plays in the NBA Finals. Warriors coach Steve Ke...
06:32, 05/31/2019

Nets’ man behind the scenes who could seal Kevin Durant’s fate The Nets can’t offer Kevin Durant more money or more rings than he can earn with the Warriors. What they can promise is among the best training and pe...
04:16, 06/23/2019

Tim Kawakami Self-Flagellated For Hours Over His Kevin Durant Column Last night, after Kevin Durant’s Achilles seemingly rolled up like a window shade during the Warriors must-win Game 5 against the Toronto Raptors, fan...
21:32, 06/11/2019

One Net can’t hold back Kevin Durant joy: ‘KD is my favorite player’ LAS VEGAS — With Brooklyn’s blockbuster additions of Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving and DeAndre Jordan not official until Saturday, coaches and executives...
05:48, 07/05/2019

NBA Finals: Kevin Durant has big hurdle to clear before he can return TORONTO — Warriors coach Steve Kerr says the series count will have nothing to do with Kevin Durant’s eventual return in the NBA Finals. Trailing 1-0 ...
10:00, 06/01/2019

Nets seen as ‘front-runner’ in Kevin Durant chase “Watch. I’m telling you, this could be transformational.” That’s what a highly placed source told The Post regarding the Nets’ pursuit of free agents....
12:48, 06/22/2019

Kevin Durant isn’t a package deal with Kyrie Irving That package deal everyone has talked about for months doesn’t seem so likely. If it does happen, it may just be by coincidence. Kevin Durant isn’t wo...
02:48, 06/22/2019

Knicks’ first Kevin Durant recruiter is losing faith now Ex-Knick Enes Kanter has made his prediction in the Kevin Durant saga, and it’s not one his former employers will want to hear. “If I were him, don’t ...
00:32, 06/27/2019

Kevin Durant won’t return in time for Game 1 of NBA Finals OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Kevin Durant is yet to progress to on-court work in his recovery from a strained right calf and won’t be ready to return ...
22:16, 05/23/2019

Kevin Durant looks scary good before NBA Finals return He’s back. Kevin Durant was flying all over the floor during warmups before the Warriors’ do-or-die NBA Finals Game 5 against the Raptors ...
09:48, 06/11/2019

Charles Barkley knows exactly whom to blame for Kevin Durant’s injury As the internet descends on the Warriors for playing Kevin Durant in Game 5 of the NBA Finals, a decision that resulted in an Achilles injury, Charles...
23:00, 06/11/2019

Steve Kerr cutting off the Kevin Durant updates OAKLAND, Calif. — Warriors coach Steve Kerr said he is going to be less revealing about Kevin Durant’s workout progress, as speculation has grown the ...
10:00, 06/08/2019

Doug Gottlieb has a ridiculous Knicks, Kevin Durant take Doug Gottlieb, who has offered many peculiar opinions during his time as a Fox Sports pundit, delivered another nonsensical take on Kevin Durant on We...
21:32, 06/13/2019

Kevin Durant injury devastates Drake, who breaks down Several Raptors fans cheered. Drake wept. The famous rapper and infamous Toronto fan was visibly disturbed after seeing Kevin Durant reinjure his lowe...
09:48, 06/11/2019

Knicks being scorched after Kevin Durant chooses Nets Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving are headed to the Nets — the duo the Knicks once dreamed of signing. Many were shocked over the news, and social m...
00:32, 07/01/2019

Kevin Durant’s free-agency decision will come quickly The world won’t have to wait long to find out where Kevin Durant is going. Durant will announce his free-agency decision Sunday night, according...
22:32, 06/30/2019

Kevin Durant's Achilles Injury Sounds Like Bad News All The Way Around Warriors president of basketball operations Bob Myers spoke at the postgame podium Monday night following his team’s 106–105 victory over the Toronto ...
08:48, 06/11/2019

NBA free agency: Possible landing spots for Kevin Durant An Achilles injury won't prevent Kevin Durant from being one of the top targets for teams when NBA free agency opens on June 30.   ...
19:16, 06/27/2019

Knicks legend shows support for Kevin Durant This could be a Knicks blessing — or curse. Charles Oakley posted an undated photo to Instagram of him and Kevin Durant on Wednesday, just hours after...
06:32, 06/27/2019

Chris Broussard Gets In His Car, Loudly Defends Himself From Kevin Durant At some point on Wednesday, as nationwide support for the meteor intensified, Fox Sports scoopster Chris Broussard balanced his phone on the dashboard...
21:48, 05/23/2019

Kevin Durant has surgery for torn right Achilles tendon The Warriors' worst fears were confirmed: Kevin Durant suffered a torn right Achilles tendon in Game 5 of the NBA Finals on Monday night.  ...
04:16, 06/13/2019

Kevin Durant’s injury may have saved the Knicks’ future We are conditioned to believe that a dark cloud sits permanently over Penn Plaza, even on the sunniest of summer days. Two decades of lousy, unwatchab...
23:00, 06/11/2019

Kevin Durant’s gamble strikes Yankees’ star who’s been there before CC Sabathia knows first-hand about layering significant risk with free agency nearing and understands the mindset to soldier on while physically compr...
03:00, 06/13/2019

Report: Kevin Durant's "Expected" To Play Game 5 The Golden State Warriors are facing elimination, but Kevin Durant, who hurt his leg a month ago, isn’t a sure thing for tonight’s game against the Ra...
23:00, 06/10/2019

Kevin Durant’s close friend: ‘He’s going to come back 10 times better’ OAKLAND, Calif. — Warriors backup point guard Quinn Cook has known Kevin Durant since he was an unknown, skinny teenager in Seat Pleasant, Md., and he...
16:00, 06/13/2019

Kawhi Leonard’s call to Kevin Durant nearly changed everything For all the helicopters that tracked Kawhi Leonard’s every move, his free-agency remained a mystery until news broke Saturday morning that he...
00:16, 07/07/2019

The Kevin Durant-Kyrie Irving Nets era is officially here LAS VEGAS — A week after the Nets acquired Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving, the moves finally became official Sunday. The Nets and the NBA power structu...
05:16, 07/08/2019

Warriors' Durant to play in Game 5 Golden State forward Kevin Durant will play for the Warriors as they face elimination Monday night in the NBA Finals, ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski report...
23:00, 06/10/2019

NBA notebook: Warriors GM saw no way to retain Durant Golden State general manager Bob Myers was hopeful his team would retain Kevin Durant since it could offer a five-year, $221 million contact but said ...
04:48, 07/16/2019

Mulling Knicks’ alternatives after Kevin Durant’s crushing injury TORONTO — The Knicks’ best laid dream has likely gone up in smoke in one tragic Monday night. The Knicks woke up to the news of Kevin Durant’s feared ...
19:00, 06/11/2019

Kevin Durant exits Game 5 of NBA Finals with apparent leg injury Warriors star Kevin Durant limped off the floor and to the locker room after appearing to suffer a right-leg injury in the second quarter of Game 5. ...
05:00, 06/11/2019

Steve Kerr talks about potential return of Kevin Durant TORONTO – Here’s more with the former Arizona basketball standout Steve Kerr as he talks about Kevin Durant and Game 5 of the NBA Finals. ...
11:32, 06/10/2019

Potential Plan Bs for Knicks after devastating Kevin Durant injury Kevin Durant’s feared torn Achilles tendon could sway him not to opt out of the $31 million left on his contract since he may miss next season. Pairin...
15:16, 06/12/2019

Anonymous fan sends flowers to Kevin Durant on behalf of all Canadians Flowers were sent to the Warriors office with a card reading: "Dear KD and the Warriors: I can’t even believe those dumba** Raptors fans cheered when ...
21:32, 06/12/2019

Watch: Drake distraught after Kevin Durant NBA Finals injury Drake might be one of the Toronto Raptors' biggest fans, but he showed some respect for Kevin Durant by expressing serious emotion after the Golden St...
12:48, 06/12/2019

The Latest: Kevin Durant to miss remainder of Houston series Kevin Durant will miss the remainder of Golden State's Western Conference semifinal against the Houston Rockets with a strained right calf  ...
23:16, 05/09/2019

Unrelenting Knicks heckles briefly crack Kevin Durant The Knicks buzz is following Kevin Durant everywhere. As Durant’s Warriors lost Game 4 to the Rockets 112-108 in Houston on Monday to even their best-...
08:48, 05/07/2019

Klay Thompson Back; Kevin Durant Still Crab Meat The Golden State Warriors are down 2-1 to the Toronto Raptors in the NBA Finals, in large part because their roster is all crabbed up. Today, head coa...
05:00, 06/07/2019

What's next for Kevin Durant after Achilles injury? Breaking down his options When Kevin Durant went down with what the Golden State Warriors fear to be an Achilles tear in Game 5 of the NBA Finals, the future became murky. ...
20:32, 06/12/2019

‘Q Ball’ explores Kevin Durant’s side gig with San Quentin prisoners In basketball, rehabilitation generally keeps a player off the court. For San Quentin’s Warriors, the court is the rehab. “Q Ball” is a moving and dyn...
02:00, 05/25/2019

Nets’ Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving fantasy is happening Kyrie Irving will be joining Kevin Durant in New York. Just not the borough everyone expected. Irving and Brooklyn had been linked for quite some time...
00:32, 07/01/2019

Kevin Durant justifies his social media behavior: ‘I’m sticking to something I know’ Kevin Durant isn’t going to stop getting into Twitter fights anytime soon. After yet another instance in which Durant punched downward online, r...
08:48, 05/25/2019

Kevin Durant forced to leave Game 5 of NBA Finals with injury Durant, who had been out since May 8 with a calf strain, returned to the starting lineup with his team down 3-1 in the series against the Toronto Rapt...
16:16, 06/11/2019

Kevin Durant center of attention in packed sports summer After all the winters of their discontent, the Knicks are poised to be the Boys of Summer. LeBron James never intended to take his talents to New York...
01:48, 05/26/2019

Past video proves Kevin Durant could like playing with RJ Barrett CHICAGO — Kevin Durant apparently has a longtime yen for Duke’s RJ Barrett, the player the Knicks could select at No. 3 in the draft and who possibly ...
11:32, 05/18/2019

Knicks still ready to make push for Kevin Durant signing OAKLAND — A lot has changed on the Kevin Durant free-agency landscape but not the Knicks’ interest in signing him, according to people familiar with t...
17:48, 06/12/2019

The Nets’ Kevin Durant-Kyrie Irving era may be short-lived The Nets have three years to keep Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving. Both players have player options for the fourth season of their respective contracts,...
20:00, 07/10/2019

Kevin Durant spotted for first time since shocking Nets signing Kevin Durant is still on his scooter. Durant was spotted in public for the first time since sending shockwaves through the NBA by signing with the Bro...
00:48, 07/18/2019

Vegas adds to Knicks’ Kevin Durant hype with new odds Vegas is a believer. The SuperBook at Westgate Las Vegas came out with its first stab at odds for the 2019-20 NBA champion, and only five squads are l...
00:48, 05/06/2019

Kevin Durant confidant gives peek into free agency mindset Kevin Durant’s Achilles injury occurred nine days ago in Toronto. His surgery to repair the rupture occurred one week ago in New York. ESPN’s Jay Will...
17:16, 06/19/2019

Kevin Durant refused to be traded straight up for D’Angelo Russell Before teaming up with Kyrie Irving in Brooklyn, Kevin Durant made sure to bring along another asset to the Nets. Durant’s acquisition came via sign-a...
03:48, 07/12/2019

Kevin Durant’s status making NBA Finals ‘impossible’ to call LAS VEGAS — Of all the subplots to consider in the NBA Finals, the most complicated is the status of Kevin Durant. The Warriors’ superstar has been si...
23:32, 05/28/2019

Kevin Durant exits Game 5 of NBA Finals with Achilles injury Warriors star Kevin Durant limped off the floor with an Achilles injury and is scheduled to have an MRI exam on Tuesday.     ...
10:48, 06/11/2019

Kevin Durant opting out as free agency sweepstakes begin The race is officially on. Kevin Durant is an unrestricted free agent, declining his $31.5 million player option to return to the Warriors, ESPN is re...
18:48, 06/26/2019

How Kevin Durant's injury could change the fate of five NBA teams When Kevin Durant went down with a torn Achilles, the future became murky. Not only for Durant and the Warriors, but for the rest of the NBA.  &...
17:48, 06/13/2019

Kevin Durant, Kawhi Leonard may suddenly team up with Knicks Could Kevin Durant and Kawhi Leonard team up? That possibility is seeming more likely, based on reports Saturday. And the only two current options wit...
23:00, 06/29/2019

This Kevin Durant T-shirt may be mildly terrifying for Knicks fans Kevin Durant has been mum on the issue, so NBA fans are left reading the tea leaves from Nike. The company is selling a T-shirt on its website that li...
20:48, 06/04/2019

Kevin Durant gets Canadian apology: ‘Those dumb– Raptors fans’ The Toronto Raptors fan base didn’t bathe itself in glory when some cheered Kevin Durant’s injury during Game 5 of the NBA Finals on Monda...
06:48, 06/12/2019

Kevin Durant’s first words after Achilles injury: ‘I’m hurting deep’ The Warriors’ win eased a small portion of Kevin Durant’s injury pain. Durant wasn’t on the ScotiaBank Arena floor to witness Golden State hold on to ...
09:48, 06/11/2019

Charles Barkley: Kevin Durant doesn’t have ‘mental makeup’ for NYC The New York pro sports landscape isn’t for everyone, and Charles Barkley said he thinks that’s especially true for Kevin Durant. On a conference call...
03:48, 06/05/2019

Draymond Green flies cross country to see Kevin Durant Warriors forward Draymond Green, who had a spat with teammate Kevin Durant earlier this season, hopped on a plane and flew from San Francisco to New Y...
00:32, 06/16/2019

Kevin Durant to miss Games 3, 4 of Western Conference finals OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Warriors star Kevin Durant will miss the upcoming Games 3 and 4 of the Western Conference finals for Golden State in Portland a...
06:48, 05/17/2019

Tiger Woods on Kevin Durant injury: ‘It’s an awful feeling, no one can help you’ PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — Tiger Woods called the Achilles injury Kevin Durant suffered in Monday night’s NBA Final “sad’’ to see. “As athletes, we’ve all...
09:48, 06/12/2019

Jeremy Lin sells New York to Kevin Durant as Knicks now wait TORONTO — Jeremy Lin is back in the spotlight — in the NBA Finals — though his Raptors playoff role has been more of an out-of-the-rotation cheerleade...
03:00, 05/30/2019

Warriors look to eliminate Rockets on Friday without Durant Warriors just one win away from eliminating Houston Rockets, but will have to do it without Kevin Durant, who is out for rest of Western Conference se...
01:00, 05/10/2019

Warriors' Durant, Cousins unlikely for start of Finals The Golden State Warriors said Thursday it is unlikely forward Kevin Durant will be ready for the start of the NBA Finals, but they are hopeful he can...
23:32, 05/23/2019

Warriors' Durant returns, then hobbles out of Game 5 TORONTO - - Golden State forward Kevin Durant, returning from a month-long injury absence, started Game 5 for the Warriors as they faced elimination M...
05:00, 06/11/2019

Durant's legacy secure even if Warriors win without him say pundits The Golden State Warriors have not missed a beat since Kevin Durant's injury but suggestions that his legacy will be tarnished if they win this year's...
23:00, 05/28/2019

Durant goes down, Warriors hold off Rockets in Game 5 OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Klay Thompson scored 27 points, including a key layup with 4.1 seconds left, and the Golden State Warriors overcame Kevin Duran...
09:16, 05/09/2019

Warriors hold off Rockets despite Durant's injury Draymond Green and Klay Thompson buried 3-pointers on consecutive possessions late in the game Wednesday night, allowing the Golden State Warriors to ...
19:00, 05/09/2019

Warriors' Kerr: Durant done for Rockets series Kevin Durant is done for the rest of the Western Conference semifinals, and head coach Steve Kerr said the Golden State Warriors must grasp the task a...
08:16, 05/10/2019

Durant scores 50, Warriors top Clippers 129-110 to advance Kevin Durant scored 50 points to lead the Golden State Warriors to a 129-110 win over the Los Angeles Clippers on Friday to advance in the NBA playoff...
20:00, 04/28/2019

Warriors GM Bob Myers moves on from Durant with appreciation Bob Myers has accepted Kevin Durant's departure for the Brooklyn Nets with an appreciation for all the superstar forward accomplished with the franchi...
13:00, 07/16/2019

Warriors' Durant out, Thompson questionable for Game 3 Kevin Durant is officially out for Game 3, while Klay Thompson was listed as questionable by Golden State coach Steve Kerr for Wednesday's NBA Finals ...
00:32, 06/05/2019

Warriors rule Durant (calf) out for Game 3 and 4 Warriors star forward Kevin Durant will miss Games 3 and 4 of Western Conference final series against the Trail Blazers, coach Steve Kerr told ESPN's ...
03:00, 05/17/2019

Warriors' Durant listed as questionable for Game Five The Golden State Warriors on Sunday listed All Star Kevin Durant as questionable for their must-win Game Five of the NBA Finals against the Toronto Ra...
05:00, 06/10/2019

Durant leads the way again, Warriors lead Rockets 2-0 Kevin Durant and the Golden State Warriors brought it on both ends, kept their mouths shut and handled business at home against James Harden and the R...
16:48, 05/01/2019

Durant declines $31.5 million option with Warriors NBA superstar Kevin Durant has declined his $31.5 million player option with the Golden State Warriors and will become an unrestricted free agent, ESP...
19:32, 06/26/2019

NBA notebook: Warriors' Durant done for Rockets series Kevin Durant is done for the rest of the Western Conference semifinals, and head coach Steve Kerr said the Golden State Warriors must grasp the task a...
08:16, 05/10/2019

Opinion: How much bad blood is there between Warriors and Rockets? While Golden State and Houston do a good job of making it seem like they can’t stand each other, at other times relations are confusingly cordia...
01:16, 05/05/2019

How Kevin Durant's injury alters the NBA landscape — this summer and beyond Kevin Durant's injury could have a ripple effect throughout the NBA, from the Warriors to free agency to the record books.    ...
23:00, 06/11/2019

Kevin Durant is only one safe from free-agency chaos injury created Plans haven’t changed. They’ve just become more complicated. Despite Kevin Durant likely suffering a torn Achilles in Game 5 of the NBA Finals in Toro...
23:00, 06/11/2019

Kevin Durant will join the Brooklyn Nets on four-year, $164.3 million deal The most coveted free agent this off-season, the power forward will miss most or all of 2019-20 while recovering from Achilles surgery.   &...
00:32, 07/01/2019

Kevin Durant is investing in high-end audio company Master & Dynamic Master & Dynamic just got a big step up thanks to NBA star Kevin Durant and his company, Thirty Five Ventures. The investment business, which has ...
16:16, 05/16/2019

Knicks land Julius Randle after Kevin Durant fail: ‘He is a beast’ In their Kevin Durant consolation prize, the Knicks have added Julius Randle to fill their vacant power-forward slot. The former Lakers/Pelicans big m...
03:00, 07/01/2019

Kevin Durant’s close friend: Porzingis trade doomed Knicks ESPN’s Jay Williams, a Kevin Durant confidant, believes the Knicks trading Kristaps Porzingis could have hurt the team’s chances of landing the two-ti...
13:48, 07/02/2019

Kevin Durant calls out reporter, fights on Twitter over his ‘worst nightmare’ Kevin Durant proved yet again that he’s the most online NBA superstar out there, and that probably isn’t a good thing. Durant took it upon...
00:48, 05/21/2019

Kevin Durant’s Nets-versus-Knicks decision wasn’t so easy If there’s a perception Kevin Durant’s decision to choose the Nets over the Knicks was easy, it wasn’t. Jay Williams, an ESPN broadcaster and Durant b...
04:48, 07/03/2019

I Went To SoHo To Find Kevin Durant And All I Found Was A Bunch Of Clothes I Can't Afford Where in the world in Kevin Durant headed? is one of the most interesting questions in the NBA right now. Where in the world is Kevin Durant currently...
04:16, 06/29/2019

2019 NBA playoffs: Who is the MVP so far? Making the case for Kawhi Leonard, Kevin Durant Golden State’s Kevin Durant and Toronto’s Kawhi Leonard are the best players so far and it's not even close.     ...
22:00, 05/06/2019

Andre Iguodala has harsh words for Knicks’ Kevin Durant push The tides of free agency are already moving against the Knicks. At least according to Andre Iguodala. In an appearance on CNBC, Iguodala said both Kev...
00:16, 06/25/2019

Nets mulling DeAndre Jordan signing to entice Kevin Durant GM Sean Marks said Monday the Nets would look to add some size this summer. It looks like DeAndre Jordan could be that big man — as well as a lure to ...
00:16, 06/25/2019

Iffy Kevin Durant status adds to Knicks spectacle: ‘I wouldn’t do it’ The Knicks don’t enter free agency on June 30 in the driver’s seat for a union of Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving. And they don’t enter with the same ju...
04:32, 06/25/2019

Kevin Durant's injury is proof: Athletes need their own doctors | Etan Thomas Throughout my NBA career, I watched too many teammates pay dearly for playing through pain at the urging of doctors who put the interests of the team ...
00:32, 06/14/2019

Charles Barkley 'unsure' whether Kevin Durant could handle New York City Kevin Durant is set to become a free agent during the offseason and will be one of the most sought-after players on the market next to Kyrie Irving an...
19:48, 06/05/2019

Kevin Durant confirms ruptured Achilles: ‘Road back starts now’ OAKLAND — The NBA’s worst fears have been confirmed. Kevin Durant, who left in the second quarter of the Warriors’ Game 5 win in Toronto, did indeed r...
23:16, 06/12/2019

Bernard King: Kevin Durant can’t fall into this Patrick Ewing trap If Kevin Durant wants to come to the Knicks, he had better bring along another star or he’ll wind up like Patrick Ewing — ringless. So says Brooklyn-b...
01:48, 05/26/2019

Inside Nets’ biggest selling point to an angry Kevin Durant The Nets’ vastly improved infrastructure has reportedly impressed Kyrie Irving, who is leaning toward signing with Brooklyn. The team hopes it w...
06:32, 06/27/2019

Kevin Durant's injury is not only changing the potential make-up of the NBA, it's moving stocks Basketball superstar Kevin Durant's injury may have reshaped the outlook of the NBA's upcoming free agency period, but it also sent ripples ...
19:32, 06/12/2019

Tiger Woods understands why Kevin Durant risked playing despite injury The golfer feels Durant's pain. "As athletes, our job is to make the human body do something it was never meant to do ... and ... well, sometimes thin...
18:16, 06/12/2019

Nets see Kevin Durant’s injury as a chance to prove people wrong The Nets have no fear of Kevin Durant’s Achilles. If that wasn’t clear in their signing of Durant to a $164 million contract, it is in the...
20:32, 07/09/2019

Kobe Bryant comparison sparked a full-on Kevin Durant panic Kevin Durant limped, and NBA Twitter panicked. The star forward’s non-contact injury immediately reminded TNT analyst Reggie Miller of Kobe Brya...
17:00, 05/09/2019

Nets’ system drew Kevin Durant to Brooklyn: GM Sean Marks Kevin Durant was watching, and he liked what he saw. According to Nets GM Sean Marks, the marquee free agent is a fan of how his new team plays. Marks...
08:00, 07/17/2019

Chiefs' Patrick Mahomes, NBA stars react to Kevin Durant's injury Players from around the NBA, along with NFL star and Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes, reacted to Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Du...
06:00, 06/11/2019

Countdown for Durant's return ticks louder for Warriors The countdown for Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant's possible return to the lineup from injury ticks even louder after the two-time defendin...
07:48, 05/31/2019

Durant travels with the Warriors to Toronto ahead of finals Kevin Durant is traveling with the Golden State Warriors to Toronto for the first two games of the NBA Finals, leaving open the chance he could be rea...
03:32, 05/29/2019

Durant joins Nets, ending three seasons with Warriors Kevin Durant will join the Brooklyn Nets, after playing the past three seasons with the Golden State Warriors, the two-times NBA most valuable player ...
11:00, 07/01/2019

Report: Durant views staying with Warriors as 'last resort' Exercising his option to stay with the Golden State Warriors probably "is the last resort" for Kevin Durant, according to an ESPN report on Wednesday....
22:32, 06/12/2019

Warriors lose Durant but stave off elimination with Game 5 win The Toronto Raptors blew a late six-point lead and with it their first chance to seal a maiden NBA championship as the Golden State Warriors overcame ...
12:32, 06/11/2019

Already without Durant, Warriors bracing for Game 3 sans Thompson OAKLAND, Calif. — The juggernaut Warriors have proven they can win without Kevin Durant. They have not proven they can win without Durant and Klay Tho...
03:48, 06/05/2019

Durant officially joins Nets, Russell to Warriors The deal bringing Kevin Durant to Brooklyn is official, and he's changing his number along with his address       ...
06:48, 07/08/2019

Warriors' Durant starts, exits Game 5 with injury TORONTO - - Golden State forward Kevin Durant, returning from a month-long injury absence, started Game 5 for the Warriors as they faced elimination M...
05:48, 06/11/2019

Warriors' title defence gets tricky after Durant injury Golden State Warriors' title defence may now hobble along with their leader Kevin Durant who suffered a calf injury on Wednesday that makes him doubtf...
19:00, 05/09/2019

Warriors move to conference finals despite missing Durant The Golden State Warriors get past Houston Rockets without Kevin Durant to continue quest for third straight title       ...
11:32, 05/11/2019

Opinion: Warriors look like champions once again after ousting Rockets On a night when they looked as vulnerable as ever, the Warriors showed their championship mettle to get back to the Western Conference finals.  ...
11:32, 05/11/2019

Opinion: Will Rockets-Warriors series go down as one of the greats? The Western Conference semifinal series is back in Oakland Wednesday with the Rockets and Warriors tied at 2-2.        ...
01:48, 05/09/2019

Kawhi Leonard-Kevin Durant dream easily trumps Knicks’ risk And this, of course, is why the NBA is so much fun. Specifically, this is how the NBA can be every bit as interesting, and every bit as intriguing, wh...
23:00, 06/29/2019

Golden State’s Kevin Durant Announces Achilles’ Rupture and Surgery ‘Success’ The superstar Warriors forward injured his right Achilles’ tendon during Game 5 of the N.B.A. finals against the Raptors after missing nine games with...
04:00, 06/13/2019

Nets pulled off salary cap miracle to put talent around Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving For a general manager, free agency is like the NBA Finals. And Brooklyn GM Sean Marks has hit a Game 7 winner. The Nets not only successfully landed K...
18:00, 07/01/2019

Achilles injury return stat that should give Kevin Durant suitors pause While the Nets and Knicks have tantalized Kevin Durant, neither franchise can offer him that golden year — a fifth season paying $50 million. It’s the...
04:16, 06/28/2019

Isiah Thomas talks Kevin Durant and Zion Williamson’s star power CHICAGO — Isiah Thomas believes any team that lands Kevin Durant one day may be sipping his champagne during a championship celebration. On hand at th...
13:16, 05/15/2019

Keeping Score: Golden State’s ‘Giants’ to be Tested After Injury to Kevin Durant The Rockets are in a strong position, and Durant’s calf injury could tip the series in their favor. Could regular-season rest be the key to a dynasty’...
15:48, 05/10/2019

Kevin Durant has a long road back from Achilles injury, but his ability bodes well Kevin Durant, who will miss all of next season, has a long road ahead recuperating from a ruptured Achilles tendon.      ...
14:32, 06/14/2019

Kevin Durant Leaves Game After Suffering Alarming Non-Contact Leg Injury [Update] Late in the third quarter of Wednesday night’s Game 5 of Rockets-Warriors, Kevin Durant pulled up with a sudden non-contact lower leg injury, and had ...
10:48, 05/09/2019

Charles Barkley says Kevin Durant lacks the ‘mental makeup’ to play in New York The Hall of Famer allowed that Durant is a “great person” and player, but added that the Warriors star has “some of the thinnest skin I’ve ever seen.”...
20:00, 06/05/2019

Kevin Durant exits NBA Finals return with leg injury as Raptors fans mock TORONTO – After a strong first quarter, Kevin Durant left Game 5 of the NBA Finals with 9:46 left in the half with what appeared to be a re-injury of ...
09:48, 06/11/2019

Kevin Durant’s closest confidant dodges Knicks hype as whispers grow Kevin Durant’s closest confidant is playing it safe. The superstar’s manager and media business partner, Rich Kleiman, offered little hint...
08:48, 05/22/2019

12 heart-wrenching images of the emotion on the court after Kevin Durant's injury When Warriors superstar Kevin Durant went down with an Achilles injury in Game 5 of the NBA Finals, raw emotion filled Toronto's Scotiabank Arena...
23:00, 06/11/2019

Free agent Kevin Durant says on social media he is signing with the Brooklyn Nets OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Free agent Kevin Durant says on social media he is signing with the Brooklyn Nets....
03:16, 07/01/2019

Deadspin Kevin Durant’s Achilles Injury Sounds Like Bad News All The Way Around | Jezebel Billboard Deadspin Kevin Durant’s Achilles Injury Sounds Like Bad News All The Way Around | Jezebel Billboard Should Brace Itself for a ‘Monster’ Lawsuit Courte...
15:48, 06/11/2019

Drake's Home Alone trolling of Kevin Durant catches Macauley Culkin's attention Throughout the NBA playoffs, Toronto Raptors mascot Drake has been gamely doing his job—running around courtside, giving the head coach shoulder rubs,...
21:48, 06/03/2019

Report: Kevin Durant declines player option, will become unrestricted free agent While this move was expected, it's still significant, as it means Durant won't for sure end up in Golden State next season.   ...
19:00, 06/26/2019

Watch: Kevin Durant hobbles off court with non-contact calf injury, out for Game 6 Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant has been ruled out for Game 6 of a Western Conference semifinals matchup against the Houston Rockets after sus...
16:32, 05/09/2019

Kevin Durant to the Knicks? Not so fast, says close friend, ex-teammate Kendrick Perkins To many people, Kevin Durant joining the Knicks this summer seems like a done deal. According to Kendrick Perkins, those people may be wrong.  &...
18:00, 05/23/2019

Kevin Durant to sign with Brooklyn Nets, Kyrie Irving reportedly will join him NBA star Kevin Durant will sign a four-year deal to play for the Brooklyn Nets, bringing an abrupt end to one of the most hotly anticipated sagas of t...
06:16, 07/01/2019

Durant exits, but Warriors edge Raptors to stay alive "Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson combined for three 3-pointers in\r\nthe final three minutes, and the Golden State Warriors held on to defeat the\r\nT...
12:32, 06/11/2019

Report: Warriors plan to offer max contracts to Durant, Thompson The Golden State Warriors plan to offer five-year max contracts to Kevin Durant and Klay Thompson, despite significant injuries to both players, accor...
23:48, 06/14/2019

Warriors see Thompson, Durant suffer serious injures in last 2 games of season The Golden State Warriors had more bad luck at Game 6 of the NBA Finals Thursday when swingman Klay Thompson tore his ACL on his left knee with less t...
09:48, 06/14/2019

Durant has chance to play game five says Warriors coach Kerr Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr said on Sunday he was hopeful that MVP Kevin Durant would be fit for their must-win game five of the NBA F...
03:16, 06/10/2019

Warriors Durant, Cousins may miss Western Conference Finals OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Kevin Durant and DeMarcus Cousins won’t necessarily return from injuries in time to play for the Golden State Warriors du...
04:16, 05/14/2019

Opinion: Drake is annoying and the Warriors need to ignore his shenanigans The NBA Finals are here, the Raptors took a thrilling victory over the dynastic Warriors in Game 1, and all anyone wants to talk about is Drake. ...
20:32, 05/31/2019

Opinion: Kawhi Leonard getting vengeance against Warriors in NBA Finals Kawhi Leonard says he isn't out for revenge for 2017, but the Warriors must feel like the Raptors star has a score to settle this NBA Finals. &#...
16:32, 06/08/2019

Biggest NBA free agency moves of the past 25 years, from Shaq to LeBron to Kevin Durant From Shaquille O'Neal to Kevin Durant, USA TODAY Sports looks back at the most important player moves in the past 25 years of NBA free agency. &...
19:48, 06/25/2019

Kevin Durant quietly scolds Stephen A. Smith over hyped feud with Steve Kerr Kevin Durant broke his silence to send a message to Stephen A. Smith. After Smith reported that Durant didn’t care too much for Golden State coa...
03:00, 07/05/2019

Kevin Durant’s right-hand man: Free agency sneak peek, infamous Knicks tweet A born and bred New Yorker, Rich Kleiman is NBA superstar Kevin Durant’s manager as well as co-founder and business partner in Thirty Five Ventures — ...
02:32, 06/30/2019

Kevin Durant to join Nets in shock move with Kyrie Irving reported to follow Former NBA MVP joins Brooklyn after titles with WarriorsESPN report Kyrie Irving and DeAndre Jordan to followDurant set to miss entire 2019-20 season ...
01:48, 07/01/2019

Kevin Durant 'hurting deep in the soul' after suffering suspected Achilles tear during NBA Finals Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant left Game 5 with an Achilles injury against the Toronto Raptors more than a month after fighting to come back ...
17:32, 06/11/2019

Kevin Durant paid the price for playing hurt. Robert Griffin III can feel his pain. Few athletes understands exactly what Kevin Durant went through in Game 5, but Robert Griffin III knows the internal and external pressure associated ...
01:48, 06/12/2019

Quinn Cook has unique view of Kevin Durant-Kyrie Irving free agency TORONTO — Quinn Cook, the Warriors’ backup point guard out of Duke, can’t confirm where his two buddies, Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving, will lan...
23:16, 05/30/2019

Warriors not letting NBA Finals status dictate Durant's return date The Golden State Warriors are in an unfamiliar position after losing the opening game of the NBA Finals but head coach Steve Kerr said on Friday that ...
23:48, 05/31/2019

Warriors lose center, while Durant and Thompson’s status remain in doubt OAKLAND, Calif. — The Warriors have never been touted for their depth and now they may be tested like never before when the Finals resume Wednesday at...
13:00, 06/04/2019

Opinion: Vulnerable Warriors facing the biggest test of their dynasty Injury-riddled and down 2-1, the Warriors are more vulnerable than ever. And getting back Kevin Durant and Klay Thompson doesn't guarantee anythi...
15:00, 06/06/2019

Opinion: Trail Blazers need to get nasty vs. Warriors to avoid humiliation It's time for the Portland Trail Blazers to get nasty because, hey – if not in the Western Conference finals vs. the Golden State Warriors,...
19:32, 05/16/2019

Opinion: Bucks, Raptors battling to be served as fodder for the Warriors The Eastern Conference finals between the Bucks and Raptors have evolved into something really good. But is it going to matter in the end?  ...
19:48, 05/23/2019

Opinion: Warriors' uncommon belief in themselves has lifted them to NBA Finals yet again On top of the Warriors' prodigious talent is an unmatched hunger to win and belief in themselves. That combination has them in the NBA Finals aga...
08:32, 05/21/2019

Deadspin Kevin Durant Has Logged On | Jezebel James Charles Just Made Some Great Points | Splinter N Deadspin Kevin Durant Has Logged On | Jezebel James Charles Just Made Some Great Points | Splinter Not Even Game of Thrones Is Safe From Meghan McCain...
04:16, 05/21/2019

NBA free agency rumors: Latest buzz on Kevin Durant, Kawhi Leonard, Kyrie Irving and more The NBA free agency period opens Sunday at 6 p.m. ET and this year's class is stacked, including Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving and Kawhi Leonard. ...
22:00, 06/28/2019

Deadspin Drake Tries Very Hard To Pretend He Doesn’t Have Steph Curry And Kevin Durant’s Jersey Numb Deadspin Drake Tries Very Hard To Pretend He Doesn’t Have Steph Curry And Kevin Durant’s Jersey Numbers Tattooed On His Body | Jezebel Witness the Dec...
17:48, 05/31/2019

Warriors beat Rockets for 3-2 NBA playoff series lead but suffer Durant injury Houston Rockets 99-104 Golden State WarriorsDurant to have MRI on Thursday to determine extent of injuryHouston one loss from elimination in best-of-s...
15:00, 05/09/2019

Opinion: Is coach Steve Kerr one of NBA's greatest? He will be if Warriors win this title With all the headwinds facing the Warriors now, winning this title may be enough to put Steve Kerr on the same tier as the best who’ve ever done...
01:32, 06/05/2019

Opinion: Warriors' Splash Brothers need help vs. Raptors — ASAP With Kevin Durant unavailable to come to the immediate rescue, the Golden State Warriors need more from their supporting cast.    ...
20:32, 05/31/2019

Opinion: Warriors' dynasty crumbles in Game 4 loss to Raptors There was desperation simmering under the surface in a must-win Game 4, and the Warriors probably played their last game ever at Oracle Arena.  ...
16:32, 06/08/2019

Opinion: Warriors' uncertain future only makes them hungrier, more dangerous Draymond Green admitted that the uncertainty over the future of the Warriors' dynasty has given him extra motivation to clinch another title. &#...
17:49, 05/17/2019

Opinion: Bucks, Warriors sweeps would set stage for ultimate NBA Finals battle Both NBA conference finals have the potential to turn into blowouts, with the possibility of a pair of sweeps still on the table.    &...
20:48, 05/18/2019

Drake Tries Very Hard To Pretend He Doesn't Have Steph Curry And Kevin Durant's Jersey Numbers Tattooed On His Body The world was very nearly spared a couple week’s worth of energetic Drake sightings Thursday night, when Andre Iguodala of the Golden State Warriors w...
07:32, 05/31/2019

Nets strike fast, landing Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving, as NBA free agency opens with a bang Teams and players were able to begin negotiations at 6 p.m. Eastern on Sunday and within 90 minutes, they had reached agreement on deals collectively ...
10:32, 07/01/2019

Kevin Durant recruitment stands pop up around New York City as Knicks fans hope to lure star to Big Apple Kevin Durant is expected to become a free agent once the period begins at the end of the month and New York Knicks fans are trying hard to recruit the...
03:16, 06/21/2019

Opinion: Warriors-Rockets drama gives Eastern Conference teams hope for NBA Finals Reality dictates that an NBA champ coming from somewhere in the vicinity of the Atlantic Coast hinges on what happens between Golden State and Houston...
03:32, 04/30/2019

Opinion: Raptors deserve celebration, but Warriors' injuries denied NBA fans classic Finals This will be remembered as one of the saddest finals we’ve seen. Because of what it could have been. Because we watched so many stars get injure...
14:32, 06/14/2019

Opinion: NBA commissioner Adam Silver blew it with soft penalty for Warriors' minority owner The popular commissioner didn't come down hard enough on Mark Stevens, failing to protect the NBA's image and the players who are vulnerable...
01:48, 06/07/2019

A guy kept chanting 'New York Knicks!' at Kevin Durant during Game 4 and fans loved it Right now, Kevin Durant is trying to lead the Warriors to a third straight championship. Next year? Well, he could be playing for the Knicks.  &...
07:48, 05/07/2019

Ex-teammate Kendrick Perkins: Kevin Durant 'finally got his own team' as face of the Nets Former teammate Kendrick Perkins said Kevin Durant has signed on for a "golden opportunity" as the new face of the Brooklyn Nets.    &...
04:48, 07/02/2019

Phoenix family knows there's more to Kevin Durant's social media presence than feuds with trolls It's easy to get the impression Kevin Durant is just a jerk who uses social media to argue. But his biggest fan, Jordan Pruneau, knows better. &...
00:00, 05/27/2019

Earth's most-skilled player: Steve Kerr likens Kevin Durant's dominance to Michael Jordan Kevin Durant's historic postseason run reminds Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr of one of his former teammates.    ...
16:00, 04/29/2019

Why Kevin Durant's Achilles Tendon Was His Achilles Heel When the Golden State Warriors star limped off the court, his Achilles tendon had been pulled to the point of rupture. Here's how that may have happen...
21:32, 06/13/2019

Opinion: New Draymond Green no longer 'disgusting' as Warriors chase another NBA title Draymond Green seems calmer, more focused on the floor as the Golden State Warriors chase their third consecutive NBA championship.    ...
17:32, 05/19/2019

Charles Barkley: Kevin Durant doesn't have 'the mental makeup to play in New York' During a teleconference Tuesday, Charles Barkley was asked what his advice would be for the Warriors' Kevin Durant during free agency.  ...
07:32, 06/05/2019

Earth's 'most-skilled' player: Steve Kerr likens Kevin Durant to Michael Jordan Kevin Durant's historic postseason run reminds Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr of one of his former teammates.    ...
20:48, 04/29/2019

Opinion: It's time for Raptors' Kyle Lowry to step up and make noise against Warriors Toronto's highly-paid point guard finally has reached the NBA Finals after 14 years in the trenches. But he needs to start making big plays. ...
07:48, 06/03/2019

Neanderthals’ history is as complicated as ours Enlarge / The upper and lower jawbones of a juvenile Neanderthal girl who lived in Belgium around 127,000 years ago. (credit: Peyrégne et al. 2019) ...
01:16, 07/04/2019

Right to Repair Is Less Complicated and More Important Than You Might Think Take a second to look around you and consider the various gadgets within eyeshot. How many of them, if they broke, could you reasonably fix right now?...
23:48, 05/10/2019

Traveling as a trans person: It's complicated Have you ever felt nervous while raising your arms above your head in the body scanner at the security checkpoint at the airport? Or felt a pang of an...
17:00, 05/16/2019

Does Amazon really pay no taxes? Here’s the complicated answer Democratic presidential candidates have seized on reports that Amazon.com Inc. paid no 2018 federal taxes as they press for changes in the tax system....
19:32, 06/14/2019

Spaceflight and Spirituality, a Complicated Relationship The earliest days of American human spaceflight were dominated by white Christian protestants. Does religion have a place in the future of space explo...
22:00, 07/16/2019

Can cannabis treat anxiety? It's complicated Marijuana companies and users proclaim the drug’s utility as a treatment but hard evidence is more difficult to come byMany cannabis users and busines...
15:32, 07/08/2019

Affordable-Housing Math: It’s Complicated Using government subsidies, tax credits and zoning changes, city leaders are encouraging builders to incorporate affordable housing into mixed-use pro...
11:48, 07/09/2019

How did Canada become a tennis superpower? It's complicated Bianca Andreescu, Denis Shapovalov and Félix Auger-Aliassime, who arrive at Roland Garros seeded and poised to make an impact, are the faces of a Cana...
14:00, 05/23/2019

For Emma Gee, being the only out LGBTQ athlete at BYU is complicated BYU's Emma Gee, a track and cross-country runner, became the first athlete in the Mormon institution’s 143-year history to be publicly out ...
13:16, 07/03/2019

Botched your tax withholding in 2018? It's about to get more complicated The days of hazarding a guess at your tax withholding are over. The IRS will soon release a draft of its new Form W-4 for 2020. Employees may need to ...
18:00, 05/25/2019

What do the EU elections mean for Brexit? It’s complicated | Anand Menon Neither tribe won a clear advantage, and the main parties stay internally deadlocked, with a general election less likely nowWhat a night, eh? The Con...
16:48, 05/27/2019

A Family’s Real-Life Lie and the Movie That Complicated It When a cancer diagnosis was kept secret from her grandmother, Lulu Wang knew she had a film. But how to explain her project to a matriarch who’s still...
19:16, 07/05/2019

E3 2019: the future of video games is complicated The end of consoles, the dawn of streaming subscriptions and a lack of clarity. E3 might not be changing but the way we play isDespite the absence of ...
22:00, 06/13/2019

"It's Complicated": Top 10 Quotes From Historic Trump-Kim Meet It was a historic first as Donald Trump stepped over a small concrete block onto North Korean soil. But the event was shrouded in uncertainty until ju...
18:48, 06/30/2019

New Switch Discount Program Is Unnecessarily Complicated Rather than simply discount its digital games like every other video game platform, Nintendo is running a new Switch promotion where players can purch...
20:48, 05/16/2019

Brexit too complicated for referendum, says Jared Diamond Why did Britain not look to other countries for examples of best practice, asks expertBrexit was too complex to be decided by referendum and should ha...
22:48, 06/01/2019

Merkel: We stand by the 'Spitzenkandidat' system, but it's complicated German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Wednesday she still fully supported the 'Spitzenkandidat' system for choosing who should lead the European Com...
14:48, 06/26/2019

Pete Buttigieg Says There Have Probably Been Gay Presidents. Here’s Why That Theory Is Complicated Pete Buttigieg believes he probably won’t be the first gay president if he’s elected in 2020. In an interview with Axios on HBO, the South...
06:48, 06/18/2019

Why hasn’t Dallas Keuchel signed, yet? It’s complicated Where do I think matters stand with Dallas Keuchel? The key word is “think” because teams and the lefty’s representative, Scott Boras, are not exactly...
03:48, 06/05/2019

Sublime’s legacy is more complicated than the bros (and the haters) would have you think One Sunday last February, seemingly apropos of nothing, Pitchfork ran a review of Sublime’s 1992 debut, 40 Oz. To Freedom. It was, let’s say, not chil...
17:48, 05/28/2019

The Complicated Story Behind Trump’s Casino Tweet On Wednesday morning, President Donald Trump shot off a tweet that knocked a proposal he characterized as “a special interest casino Bill.”...
06:48, 05/09/2019

How old are your organs? New study offers complicated answers Your age is something that you’re not likely to ever forget, but how long you’ve been alive doesn’t necessarily reflect the true age...
22:48, 06/07/2019

Trump says we have a 'complicated' situation with Turkey's S-400 deal President Donald Trump said on Saturday the United States had a "complicated" situation in how to respond to Turkey's deal to procure Russia's S-400 m...
07:48, 06/29/2019

Warriors 104, Rockets 100 | Golden State leads series, 1-0: Warriors Start Hamptons Five, Showing Urgency in Win Over Rockets Golden State struggled to close out the underdog Clippers in the first round. With two injured stars, Coach Steve Kerr went right to his best unit aga...
06:16, 04/29/2019

Warriors 119, Blazers 117, OT | Golden State wins the series, 4-0.: Warriors Sweep Blazers to Reach Their 5th Straight N.B.A. Finals With a comeback overtime victory in Game 4 of the Western Conference finals, Golden State moved on to seek a third consecutive title and its fourth in...
14:48, 05/21/2019

Listen to This July 4th Playlist If You Have Complicated Feelings About America If you find “Fight the Power” more patriotic than “God Bless the U.S.A.,” if you think it’s one thing to love America but it’s another to act like its...
16:16, 07/03/2019

Video Game Cameras Are Complicated And Easy To Screw Up The latest Game Maker’s Toolkit video is all about video game cameras and how developers can use them to help make gameplay more challenging, to scare...
18:32, 05/12/2019

Rory McIlroy, two Irelands and a complicated Open homecoming The complex relationship between Northern Ireland and Ireland has always been a part of Rory McIlroy's life. As The Open comes to his home, McIlroy ha...
15:00, 07/16/2019

D-Day ceremony spotlights Trump's complicated military ties World leaders will gather in solemn assembly next week above the sandy beaches of Normandy to mark the 75th anniversary of the world-changing D-Day in...
11:16, 05/31/2019

Royal baby Archie faces a complicated tax situation As an American living overseas, Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor, the newborn son of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, will have to navigate complex ...
16:00, 05/10/2019

Investing for Social Impact Is Complicated. Here Are 4 Ways to Simplify It. Many organizations measure the effect of investments meant to spur positive change, but the metrics they use, and their results, vary. Several are try...
17:32, 05/22/2019

Relationship status with Morrissey’s new covers album: It’s complicated Morrissey has never made it easy on people who prefer to separate art from artist, but that was often part of his appeal. Even during his star-making ...
17:48, 05/23/2019

Suicide’s “contagiousness” is complicated—studies on 13 Reasons Why proves it Enlarge / Katherine Langford, Derek Luke, Dylan Minnette, Alisha Boe, Miles Heizer, and Brian Yorkey attend #NETFLIXFYSEE Event For "13 Reasons Why" S...
22:16, 05/02/2019

Avril Lavigne’s love affair with ‘the Devil’ is complicated Despite her signature thick, black eyeliner, ripped tees and bobby pin ornaments, “Sk8er Boi” and “Complicated” singer Avril L...
20:00, 07/09/2019

What Will Happen in Dead to Me Season 2? Get Ready for an Even More Complicated Dynamic They're coming back! Netflix confirmed Judy and Jen, the women at the heart of Dead To Me, will return for a second season. The series, which stars C...
22:32, 06/04/2019

Two new papers explore the complicated physics behind bubbles and foams Enlarge / The complex physics of bubbles and foams have fascinated scientists for centuries. (credit: Ian Kington/AFP/Getty Images) Human beings der...
14:48, 06/19/2019

A messy multibillion-dollar deal between the US and Turkey just got more complicated The US will begin 'unwinding' Turkey's participation in the F-35 program, upping the ante in a messy deal over a Russia-made missile sy...
23:00, 06/07/2019

Dan Patrick reveals frightening and complicated health battle Dan Patrick believes he’s on the other side. And he’s ready to talk about the daily horrors he’s dealt with for seven years. The hos...
04:00, 05/03/2019

Michael Jackson’s complicated legacy 10 years after his death Sadly, there are some Michael Jackson songs that — 10 years after the King of Pop’s death rocked the world on June 25, 2009 — just don’t sound the sam...
06:16, 06/25/2019

As Passions Flare in Abortion Debate, Many Americans Say ‘It’s Complicated’ Abortion is anything but a simple issue. But the nuance in how most Americans think about it has all but disappeared from the political conversation, ...
19:32, 06/15/2019

How Cambodia’s Day of Remembrance for Genocide Victims Has Always Been Complicated by Politics Reenactments of the Khmer Rouge genocide are annual events in Cambodia. On the grounds of the famous killing fields of Choeung Ek, outside the capital...
02:00, 05/21/2019

Saving for a Future Complicated by the Loss of Sight and Sound Blind and deaf Americans, who are in the labor force at lower rates than the able-bodied, have sued large financial institutions to try to remove the ...
15:48, 07/05/2019

Warriors 118, Rockets 113 | Golden State wins series, 4-2.: Warriors Finish Off the Rockets in Game 6 Making do without Kevin Durant, Golden State won another trip to the Western Conference finals by clinching its semifinal series on the road against H...
06:32, 05/11/2019

Try Reading a Children's Book to Understand Complicated or Uninteresting Topics If you’re trying to learn something and are having trouble reading an adult-focused reference book on the topic, consider opting for the children’s ve...
05:00, 04/29/2019

How much will Kentucky Derby foul limit Maximum Security’s value? It’s complicated. Experts say the unprecedented overturned result in Saturday’s race will likely prove costly for the disqualified thoroughbred’s stud fees and stallion...
06:48, 05/08/2019

Corporate America gets on the Pride parade, and it's appreciated, but also complicated A growing number of companies have launched LGBTQ-themed ads and products to celebrate Pride month to both gratitude and skepticism.   ...
02:16, 06/29/2019

For the Trans Community, Snapchat’s ‘Gender-Swapping’ Filter Is Complicated It’s a simple idea––a new filter on Snapchat lets users alter images of themselves to look like a different gender. The Snapchat len...
23:48, 05/16/2019

Pete Buttigieg’s Complicated History With the Police and African-Americans Mr. Buttigieg pulled himself off the presidential campaign trail this week after a police officer in South Bend shot and killed a black man. Here’s so...
02:00, 06/19/2019

Does Kamala Harris Have a Working-Class Black Man Problem? It's Complicated It didn’t seem to be that controversial of a statement given the data. Since the Donald Trump presidency; the Georgia governor’s race; the St. Louis m...
15:32, 06/18/2019

For military families living on the financial edge, money matters are complicated Personal finance can be tricky for military families dealing with frequent moves and lower income, not mention the stress of deployment to often dange...
21:48, 05/23/2019

‘Younger’ star Miriam Shor on Diana’s love life: It’s complicated Younger | Wednesday, 10 p.m., TV Land Love is in the air — or perhaps up in the air — as Season 6 of TV Land’s “Younger” kicks off. Last year’s finale...
03:00, 06/08/2019

Wealth Matters: Investing for Social Impact Is Complicated. Here Are 4 Ways to Simplify It. Many organizations measure the effect of investments meant to spur positive change, but the metrics they use, and their results, vary. Several are try...
18:00, 05/03/2019

Constance Wu appears to have some complicated feelings about Fresh Off The Boat coming back ABC cleared a whole bunch of shows off its programming slate today, including sitcoms Speechless, The Kids Are Alright, and Splitting Up Together. Amo...
03:32, 05/11/2019

Trump trade advisor Peter Navarro: 'Complicated' US-China deal 'will take time' to get right "We had a deal that was over 150 pages long with seven different chapters" at the time the negotiations flamed out, Navarro says on CNBC's "Squaw...
17:32, 07/02/2019

The Complicated Reality of John F. Kennedy Jr. and Carolyn Bessette's Short but Legendary Relationship Carolyn Bessette didn't say yes when John F. Kennedy Jr. first proposed to her. She didn't say no, either, but remarkably the 29-year-old Calvin Klei...
15:00, 07/16/2019

Fiat Chrysler's business is already complicated — a merger with Renault would make it even more challenging (FCAU, RACE) FCA FCA and Renault announced plans to execute a 50/50 merger that would create the world's 3rd-largest automaker. Renault is in a longtime alliance ...
05:16, 05/28/2019

Fights Over ‘Authentic’ Chinese Food Have a Long and Complicated History. Now They’re Tearing the Culinary World Apart When Chef Gordon Ramsay hosted a preview for his Asian-inspired London restaurant Lucky Cat in April, he called the evening “warm, buzzing & bri...
17:32, 07/08/2019

Warriors 110, Trail Blazers 99 | Golden State leads series, 3-0: N.B.A. Playoffs: Warriors Rally to Put Trail Blazers on the Brink Draymond Green had a triple-double and Stephen Curry scored 36 points for Golden State, which is one win from its fifth straight trip to the N.B.A. fi...
11:00, 05/19/2019

The Unsolved Murder of Tupac Shakur: Untangling the Epic Layers of Mystery Surrounding the Complicated Rapper's Death In 1996, Tupac Shakur was the crown prince of West Coast rap. Traveling the road paved by hip-hop pioneers like Dr. Dre, Ice Cube, Snoop Dogg and Ice...
13:32, 06/16/2019

Durant traveling to Toronto for Games 1 and 2 Injured star Kevin Durant is accompanying the Warriors to Toronto for Games 1 and 2, even though he has already been ruled out of Game 1 with a strain...
00:48, 05/29/2019

Report: Durant could return for Game 3 Golden State forward Andre Iguodala is expected to play Sunday, despite being hobbled at the end of Game 1 of the NBA Finals, but teammate Kevin Duran...
23:48, 05/31/2019

Durant to miss Game 2; Iguodala likely after MRI Warriors star Kevin Durant, who hasn't played since injuring his right calf in the Western Conference semifinals, will miss Game 2 of the NBA Finals a...
01:48, 06/01/2019

Durant talks injury, says team not better without him Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant is unlikely to play in Game 1 of the NBA Finals on Thursday against either the Toronto Raptors or Milwaukee...
06:00, 05/25/2019

NBA notebook: Durant doubtful for Game 1 Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant is unlikely to play in Game 1 of the NBA Finals on Thursday against either the Toronto Raptors or Milwaukee...
06:00, 05/25/2019

Durant has injured Achilles, emotional GM says Kevin Durant left Game 5 of the NBA Finals in the second quarter with what Warriors GM Bob Myers said was an Achilles injury and different from the ca...
07:00, 06/11/2019

Durant, Cousins unlikely for start of Finals Kevin Durant still has not been cleared for on-court activities and is unlikely to be ready at the start of the NBA Finals, while DeMarcus Cousins' re...
22:16, 05/23/2019

Kerr: Durant officially out of Game 1 Golden State forward Kevin Durant will not play in Game 1 of the NBA Finals on Thursday and he might not travel with the team to Toronto due to his ca...
08:48, 05/28/2019

Durant chooses to go his own way with move to Nets With his decision to join the Brooklyn Nets, Kevin Durant ended an era in Golden State while advancing a trend of the NBA's elite players forging thei...
11:00, 07/01/2019

NBA notebook: Durant to miss at least one more week Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant is not yet ready to resume on-court work and will be re-evaluated in a week, the team announced Thursday, shor...
06:00, 05/17/2019

Durant planning to switch to No. 7 with Nets Kevin Durant announced on social media Sunday that he will switch to No. 7 with the Nets after previously wearing No. 35 for the first 12 seasons of h...
10:16, 07/08/2019

Report: Durant 'not close' to returning Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant is "not close" to recovering from his right calf strain, ESPN's Ramona Shelburne reported Thursday afternoon....
00:48, 05/17/2019

Durant still limited, unlikely to play in games 1-2 Kevin Durant resumed light workouts in his recovery from a calf injury, but the Golden State Warriors are not expecting the All-Star forward to be on ...
19:48, 05/29/2019