Oklahoma City Thunder: Blame the debacle on lack of offensive intensity – NewsOK.com

NewsOK.comMiami’s LeBron James (6) and Oklahoma City’s Kevin Durant (35) fight for position during a free throw in their NBA basketball game between the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Miami … Read More

LeBron James sticks nose into Kevin Durant’s MVP party – USA TODAY

USA TODAYOKLAHOMA CITY — Before the Miami Heat’s regular-season revenge was even over, you just knew the narrative that surrounds the Oklahoma City Thunder would be swirling and growing like … Read More

Heat Dominate Thunder, LeBron Hurt – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportLeBron James will play against Kevin Durant again on Thursday night, although the rest of the Miami Heat and Oklahoma City Thunder will be involved by rule. The Heat … Read More

NBA championship odds – Title landscape takes on different shape post-break – SportingNews.com

SportingNews.comKevin Durant has stepped up his game in the absence of point guard Russell Westbrook, and has the Thunder eyeing another trip to the Finals. By: Craig Williams | More … Read More

Knicks in the playoffs? Five second-half NBA questions – USA TODAY

USA TODAYWith the NBA’s second half tipping off Tuesday night, USA TODAY Sports’ Sean Highkin examines five questions that must be answered over the next two months. WILL THE KNICKS … Read More

As NBA resumes, next James-Durant matchup nears – San Jose Mercury News

San Jose Mercury NewsNEW ORLEANS—LeBron James won’t assume the eventual date with Indiana that so many others expect. He definitely has another one with Kevin Durant—in just a few days. … Read More

Signs of change in the NBA – ESPN

ESPNNEW ORLEANS — It felt like the opening scene in “The Godfather,” with people requesting audiences with Don Corleone during his daughter’s wedding. Kevin Durant made his way toward an … Read More

Kevin Durant, Thunder send Lakers to record 7th straight home loss – ESPN

ESPNLOS ANGELES — For three quarters, the Los Angeles Lakers tempted the sellout crowd at Staples Center into believing they would pull off one of the most improbable upsets of … Read More

Kevin Durant scores 43 as Thunder send Lakers to record home loss – ESPN

ESPNLOS ANGELES — Kevin Durant scored 19 of his 43 points in the fourth quarter and the Oklahoma City Thunder sent the undermanned Los Angeles Lakers to a record-setting seventh … Read More

Lakers can’t hold off late Thunder rally and lose, 107-103 – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesThe Lakers gave the Oklahoma City a scare on Thursday night, taking a 10-point lead into the final quarter, but All-Star forward Kevin Durant took over in the … Read More

Magic stuns Thunder on dunk at the buzzer – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesTobias Harris took a fastbreak pass from Maurice Harkless and dunked at the buzzer to give the Orlando Magic a 103-102 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on … Read More

Jason Reid: Oklahoma City’s Kevin Durant making an impressive run to the NBA … – Washington Post

Washington PostDon’t say Oklahoma City Thunder all-star forward Kevin Durant is on a roll, because that would imply his great performance will eventually end. The evidence suggests this could be … Read More

Brooklyn Nets set NBA record-low with 17 rebounds in game – NBCSports.com

NBCSports.comThe Brooklyn Nets grabbed 17 rebounds in a loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder on Friday. 17! That set a new NBA record for fewest rebounds in a game, breaking … Read More

Thunder-Wizards Preview – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comThe only person who could keep Kevin Durant from extending his run of 30-point games was Oklahoma City coach Scott Brooks. It doesn’t appear anyone can stop the team’s impressive … Read More

Nets’ Joe Johnson surprised by NBA All-Star selection – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsIt doesn’t sound as if the Nets’ Joe Johnson was expecting to be selected an All-Star. When the reserves were announced on Thursday evening, he was sleeping. … Read More

Kevin Durant, Serge Ibaka combine for 55 as Thunder dispatch Heat – ESPN

ESPNDurant remained sizzling with 33 points, Serge Ibaka added 22 and the Thunder roared back from an abysmal start — they trailed 22-4 early — to embarrass the Miami Heat … Read More

LeBron Talks After Heat’s Loss – ESPN

ESPNMIAMI — There were moments Wednesday night when the Miami Heat looked like they were facing NBA-level talent for the first time. They were sloppy, overwhelmed, disjointed. Then there were … Read More

Kevin Durant puts on MVP show vs. LeBron James, Heat – USA TODAY

USA TODAYMIAMI — About an hour before Kevin Durant would send the sort of statement not often seen in NBA regular season play, the Oklahoma City Thunder star wasn’t talking … Read More

Kevin Durant breaks down recent scoring burst – USA TODAY

USA TODAYThe Oklahoma City Thunder star and MVP candidate notched his fifth career triple-double in Saturday’s 103-91 win over the Philadelphia 76ers and has now scored 30 or more points … Read More

Durant has triple-double, Thunder top 76ers 103-91 – Washington Post

Washington PostPHILADELPHIA — Kevin Durant had 32 points, 14 rebounds and 10 assists in his return from a shoulder injury to lead the Oklahoma City Thunder to their seventh straight … Read More

Carmelo Anthony lights up Madison Square Garden with Knicks-record 62 points – USA TODAY

USA TODAYNEW YORK (AP) — Carmelo Anthony let it fly from halfcourt, and when it went in, he had proof of what was already obvious. “When I made the shot … Read More

Portland Trail Blazers vs. Oklahoma City Thunder Preview – Blazer’s Edge

Blazer’s EdgeThe Blazers end a grueling four-game road trip tonight in Oklahoma City, hoping the All-Star-level play of LaMarcus Aldridge will lead them past Kevin Durant’s offensive wizardry for the … Read More

Rockets seek rebound effort with Bucks in town – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneSports.com —. The Houston Rockets will try to put a disappointing loss in the rearview mirror when they continue a five-game homestand Saturday versus the lowly Milwaukee Bucks at … Read More

Kevin Durant – It’s Scary to Think He’s Still Improving – Sportige

SportigeThe Oklahoma City Thunder are going through the motions without Russell Westbrook, and it’s taking the best of Kevin Durant to keep them on pace with the rest of the … Read More

Kevin Durant fires career-best 54 points as Thunder top Warriors – Gant Daily

Gant DailyOklahoma City, OK, United States (4E Sports) – Kevin Durant scored a career-high 54 points to help the Oklahoma City Thunder overcome a barrage of triples from the Golden … Read More

Durant hangs 54 on Warriors as Thunder wins 127-121 – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleOKLAHOMA CITY — – The Thunder played Thursday night in Houston, and they had to play the back-to-back without All-Star point guard Russell Westbook. But they still had … Read More

Thunder rally for 104-92 win over Rockets – Boston.com

Boston.comHouston Rockets’ James Harden (13) talks to Oklahoma City Thunder’s Kevin Durant ( The Associated Press Houston Rockets’ James Harden (13) talks to Oklahoma City Thunder’s Kevin Durant (35) before … Read More

JR Smith Isn’t the Knicks’ Only Problem – Bloomberg

BloombergKevin Durant #35 of the Oklahoma City Thunder guards J.R. Smith #8 of the New York… Read More. Kevin Durant #35 of the Oklahoma City Thunder guards J.R. Smith #8 … Read More

LeBron James, Kevin Durant lead NBA All-Star voting – USA TODAY

USA TODAYLeBron James of the Miami Heat and Kevin Durant of the Oklahoma City Thunder are the leading vote-getters for this year’s NBA All-Star game, which is Feb. 16 in … Read More