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UPDATED: Fri., April 7, 2017, 11:06 p.m.

Tim Kawakami: Watch out: Improved Golden State gets Kevin Durant back

They splashed and twirled their way to their 12th consecutive victory, they’ve all but clinched the No. 1 overall seed in the postseason, and now the Warriors have a next …

Kevin Durant cleared to resume full practice after knee injury

Kevin Durant has been medically cleared to resume full practice and is scheduled to play in Saturday’s home game against New Orleans if he experiences no setbacks. Coach Steve Kerr …

Warriors hopeful Kevin Durant can return in regular season

Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant has been cleared for non-contact basketball drills and could return from his knee injury before the end of the regular season. The Warriors say …

Kevin Durant progressing in rehab, no timetable for return

Kevin Durant is riding a stationary bike as part of his rehab from an injured left knee and leg and doing well, yet Golden State coach Steve Kerr says it …

Warriors: Kevin Durant out indefinitely with left knee injury

Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant is sidelined for the immediate future and that is a big blow on both ends of the floor. Stephen Curry and the rest of …

All-Star game ratings are best since 2013

The NBA All-Star game drew an average audience of 7.8 million viewers, making it the most-viewed All-Star broadcast since 2013. Turner Sports announced the numbers on Monday. The number of …

NBA needs to work on its relationships

Everybody in the NBA makes a lot of money but nobody gets along. “Family Feud” could do a month-long NBA version and not run out of hostilities, squabbles and quarrels.

Russell Westbrook, Kevin Durant All-Star reunion off to awkward start

Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant had plenty to say at their first All-Star appearance. Just not about one another. Reunited on the Western Conference All-Star team, the former Oklahoma City …

NBA Capsules: Warriors win in Durant’s return to Oklahoma City

Kevin Durant scored 34 points while being booed throughout his return to Oklahoma City, and the Golden State Warriors beat the Thunder 130-114 in a chippy game on Saturday night.

Kevin Durant still loves Oklahoma City despite fans’ frustrations

As much as it still hurts for so many Oklahomans to see Kevin Durant shine elsewhere, the Golden State star remains committed to the community he called home for nearly …

Klay Thompson scores 60 for Warriors in rout of Pacers

Klay Thompson had an NBA season-high and career-best 60 points for the highest-scoring performance by a Golden State player in more than 42 years, and the Warriors whipped the Indiana …

Klay Thompson leads U.S. past Spain; gold-medal game next

The U.S. Olympic men’s basketball team is still a little better than Spain.

Kevin Durant leads U.S. rout of Argentina in men’s basketball

As Kevin Durant was alone in his room Wednesday, he decided to approach Team USA’s game against Argentina in an unorthodox way.

AP source: Thunder, Russell Westbrook agree on three-year deal

A month after Kevin Durant broke Oklahoma City’s heart, Russell Westbrook has reaffirmed his desire to stay with the Thunder.

Digest: Browns’ oft-suspended Josh Gordon has quadriceps injury

Josh Gordon reported to camp on Tuesday – two days before Cleveland’s veterans were required to arrive – and after he took a physical it was determined he needs time …

Kevin Durant finalizes two-year deal with Warriors

Kevin Durant wanted to look MVP Stephen Curry in the eye, meet Klay Thompson face to face, and find out for himself whether they truly wanted him as a teammate.

Kevin Durant going to Golden State Warriors

Kevin Durant has made his decision: The highly coveted free agent is joining the Golden State Warriors, forming the NBA’s latest super team alongside All-Stars Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson and …

Durant’s move to the Warriors changes the NBA landscape

Four All-Stars, two MVPs, a whole new Splash Family in Golden State.

Celtics land Horford for four years, $113 million

Al Horford ended the waiting game with a simple tweet: “Celtic Pride,” it said, followed by 18 shamrocks. The number might not have been a coincidence.

Durant, Anthony lead 12-player U.S. Olympic basketball roster

Kyrie Irving took one last shot on the flight home from the NBA Finals, hoping LeBron James would play in the Olympics.

Durant scores 41 points; Thunder beat Spurs to tie series

Kevin Durant went on a scoring spree that was spectacular, even by his standards.

Durant’s mother, the ‘Real MVP,’ subject of Lifetime movie

With a single sentence uttered by her world-famous son Kevin Durant, Wanda Pratt’s life changed forever: “You the real MVP.” Nnw she’s the subject of a movie of a Lifetime …

Oklahoma City still embarrassed by lopsided loss

The Oklahoma City Thunder were still embarrassed, shocked, frustrated and angry the morning after a horrendous loss to the San Antonio Spurs in their series opener.

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Kevin Durant bounced back from the worst shooting game of his playoff career with 34 points and the Oklahoma City Thunder retook control of their first-round series with a 131-102 …

Thunder’s Durant out at least a week with hamstring injury

The Oklahoma City Thunder said Wednesday that star forward Kevin Durant will miss at least a week because of a strained left hamstring.

Kevin Durant to have another surgery, will miss rest of season

NBA MVP Kevin Durant will miss the rest of the season and have bone graft surgery next week to treat a fractured bone in his right foot. The Oklahoma City …

Durant likely out for season

Reigning NBA MVP Kevin Durant likely won’t return this season. General manager Sam Presti said Friday that Durant still has pain in his right foot, well after he was expected …

Kevin Durant still out; Russell Westbrook could return Wednesday for Thunder

Kevin Durant will be out at least another week for the Oklahoma City Thunder, but Russell Westbrook could return today against the Philadelphia 76ers. Thunder coach Scott Brooks made the …

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Marshawn Lynch Ran for 157 yards with a touchdown late in regulation, rallying Seattle to reach Super Bowl.

In brief: Warriors turn up the defense, smother Durant and Thunder in 117-91 win

NBA: Harrison Barnes scored a season-high 23 points and grabbed seven rebounds, and the Golden State Warriors used a smothering defensive effort to rout the Oklahoma City Thunder 117-91 on …