While a who’s who of celebrities, companies and corporations weighed in, Durant’s teammates sang him happy birthday following the first day of training camp Tuesday.
“There’s going to be an opportunity to where you have an opportunity to throw a pitch at him and to try to get him to come back home”, Wall said.
Source – Kevin Durant has gone on the record as saying he would like to spend his entire career with the Oklahoma City Thunder, but is there a chance he could replace one of the greatest players of all time if he decides to leave?
Durant’s playing for a Thunder team that still has a good shot to make a deep playoff run and Wall is focused on making the Wizards a top team in the Eastern Conference. So that’s an important part of this process for Billy [Donovan] and the players as they go through this. As I spoke about in my Mayweather piece we are losing a few of our generation’s greatest examples of athletic excellence to father time.
LAKERS: Beyond beginning to develop a minutes limit for Bryant in his return from shoulder surgery, coach Byron Scott welcomes No. 2 pick D’Angelo Russell and offseason addition Roy Hibbert, and brings back Julius Randle after he broke his leg in last year’s season opener.
“Shotblocking I think is one of my strong suits as well”.
This is the best way to recruit Durant, instead of the “our team needs you, save us” approach. The star forward is coming off an injury plagued season and looking forward to get back on the court, but then he was asked a question about Texas Longhorns football. Clearly, the Thunder GM has very high expectations for the upcoming season. He can score with the best of the centers in the league; that was evident during his brief time with the Thunder past year.
Thunder point guard Dion Waiters feels like Donovan is a good person to confide in and talk to about any issues he may be having. What do you think about how the National Basketball Association season will pan out?