Kevin Durant Charity Foundation unveils first basketball court in Tokyo

On Friday, the Kevin Durant Charity Foundation (KDCF) unveiled their first basketball court in Tokyo, Japan. Now, KDCF has funded and constructed 28 basketball courts across the globe. In July, the foundation opened its 26th basketball court in the Bronx. Other courts this year were completed in Harlem and Brooklyn. KDCF has also built basketball … Read more

Celtics offer Jaylen Brown in trade talks with Nets for Kevin Durant

Jaylen Brown has been offered to the Brooklyn Nets as part of a package that would see Kevin Durant head the other way to the Boston Celtics, according to The Athletic’s Shams Charania. It has been almost four weeks since the news broke that two-time NBA Finals MVP Kevin Durant had requested a trade out … Read more

Goran Dragic slams former teammates Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving

Goran Dragic wanted to sign with the Bulls last year, and now he’s thrilled to be away from Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving and the rest of the Nets. The 14-year veteran signed a one-year, $2.9 million contract with the Bulls earlier this month. When asked about his former Nets teammates, he said, “It was quite … Read more

Goran Dragic says Durant, Irving care more about individual stats

Goran Dragic wanted to sign with the Bulls last year, and now he’s thrilled to be away from Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving and the rest of the Nets. The 14-year veteran signed a one-year, $2.9 million contract with the Bulls earlier this month. When asked about his former Nets teammates, he said, “It was quite … Read more

Kevin Durant requests trade from Nets, wants to play for Heat or Suns

Kevin Durant has asked for a trade from the Nets, and his preferred teams are the Heat and Suns. According to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, Nets GM Sean Marks and business manager Rich Kleiman are searching for the best deal possible to benefit the Nets and the two-time NBA champion. This latest breaking news story is … Read more

Stephen A. Smith escalates latest round of Kevin Durant feud

There’s a scene in “The Wire” where Detective Carver, speaking with colleagues about the War on Drugs, says that you can’t call it a war because “wars end.” Stephen A. Smith and Kevin Durant have reached a similar status in their years-long back-and-forth. This particular battle began when Smith, on ESPN’s “First Take” earlier this … Read more

Nets can’t afford to waste another year of prime Kevin Durant

Kevin Durant is the best basketball player in the history of New York. He is better than Patrick Ewing, Walt Frazier and Willis Reed on the Knicks’ side of town, and better than Jason Kidd and Julius Erving on the Nets’ side. When his career is over, Durant possibly will stand among the 10 greatest … Read more

Nets need Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving to fix their games now

Coach Steve Nash and his Nets have far more immediate concerns than the likelihood of Ben Simmons joining their lineup Monday for Game 4 of their first-round playoff series against the Celtics. First, superstars Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving, in Game 3 on Saturday at Barclays Center, must rebound from poor shooting performances in two … Read more

Kevin Durant knows he must be better against more physical Celtics

Through two games — both Nets losses — this first-round series against Boston has been the worst basketball of Kevin Durant’s career. It’s up to Steve Nash to help his star, as Brooklyn braces for Saturday’s Game 3. Though Durant doesn’t see it that way. “It’s on me to just finish it and figure it … Read more

Nets have no chance vs. Celtics with this Kevin Durant

BOSTON — So much has been made about the comings and goings of Kyrie Irving, and the potential comings and goings of Ben Simmons, it was easy to temporarily forget that inside the Nets’ new-edition Big 3 stands an old-edition Big 1. And that Big 1 does not answer to the name of Irving or … Read more