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OKG Newsletter

Topic: durant

No Russ, no problem

While fans await the return of injured superstar Russell Westbrook, MVP-candidate Kevin Durant and the Oklahoma City Thunder are playing inspired basketball.


Brendan Hoover
As Russell Westbrook works toward his return to NBA action following a third arthroscopic surgical procedure on his right knee in December, Kevin Durant is making his case for league MVP and the Oklahoma City Thunder are rolling.
Wednesday, January 29, 2014

Thunder it

OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff

Those still stinging from the 2012 NBA Finals have another shot at retribution, as the two-time defending NBA champion Miami Heat return to The ’Peake in a showdown of the league’s two best teams. See Kevin Durant and the Thunder take on LeBron James and the Heat 7 p.m. Thursday at Chesapeake Energy Arena, 100 W. Reno Ave. Tickets are $163.20-$315. Call 208-4652 or visit


Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Kind of awesome


Gazette staff
Put yourself in the shoes of snack bar company Kind. You’re looking for an endorsement deal from a well-known athlete, one who embodies the essence of your company (and its name) better than anyone else.
Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Nobody’s perfect. But still. Yikes!


Gazette staff
We all write shoddy headlines from time to time. Actually, we take that back. Our headlines are pretty much flawless. But The Oklahoman — oh, The Oklahoman — got a little carried away with one of its own recently, as you’re probably aware.
Wednesday, May 7, 2014

MVP award grows Durant’s brand and spotlight on city


Ben Felder
Kevin Durant was already a global sports star.
Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Class acts


Gazette staff
Remember when Oklahoma City didn’t have an NBA team? Well those dark ages are gone. OKC not only has a team but it’s also really good, and the fans reward the team accordingly with their support.
Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Kevin Durant is an American role model


Brandon Buckner
It is important to expand our dialogue about Oklahoma City Thunder player Kevin Durant, who recently was awarded the National Basketball Association’s Most Valuable Player award.
Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Kevin Durant’s rap battle


Gazette staff
Kevin Durant is a super nice dude. We all know that, right? But for some reason, rappers hate the guy.
Wednesday, June 18, 2014