Now he plays for the best team in the league, a conglomerate of four all-stars in the prime of their careers. His mother, Wanda Pratt, raised him together with his grandmother. Photo By Steve Gooch, The Oklahoman Oklahoma City's Kevin Durant 35 is shown in this cyanotype print made from a photo taken during the Oklahoma City Thunder media day on Friday, Sept. The White Team defeated the Blue Team 176-171. There were no holes in the baskets and a ladder was used to retrieve the ball if it did stay in the basket. This game was no longer a five on five matchup. Your words of encouragement, your love, your positivity got me through.
He ended up staying in school and finally went on to high school. He was all alone, everyone behind him, clear path to the basket. LeBron knew he only had time to hoist up a deep prayer from way outside. . He was on both the basketball and the football team, and he was very good at both. Durant was called for an offensive foul on the play. As an athlete, the youth look up to to this athlete especially when this athlete shares traits outside of basketball with the youth.
You mean the world to me. However, through the writing and presentation of his acceptance speech, Kevin Durant creates the story of his past for the audience, making him an author of his story and of this speech. Whether it was on the court or off the court, Durant gave account to real life stories that involved every player on the team. I was…one of the winners of the contest. All the support from all my family, all my friends, over the years I appreciate it.
Basketball has developed drastically since it was invented over. The rules for high school,college, and pros are all the same. For nine years, Durant gave one organization his best. Last but not least my family. He made his reasoning in a literary short essay on the Many Tribune. It felt like a box. Photo by Chris Landsberger, The Oklahoman Kevin Durant, of the Oklahoma City Thunder, helps brothers Kaden, 6, at left, and Ladin Shippers, 5, pick out toys on Wednesday, December 18, 2013.
Basketball is a fast-paced sport in which there are two teams trying to outscore each other by throwing the basketball into the other teams hoop more times than their opponent, Thompson 143. I would like to take cosmetology to help me financially while in college to assist young girls in college with keeping their hair and nails done. And once he finally got there, the pressure lingered. Today the game has changed tremendously and basketball has become one of the top three sports in North America. His grandmother always told him that his height was. A rudimentary jump in the writer cap this site respected Timothy Durant to.
The players on the team are coached by people who have played the sport before and learned the rules according to the official rulebook. One second left and Kevin Durant is at the highest point of his jump. All the support you give our team. Lebron James also referred as a King James just because of his moves and his utmost versatility in basketball. Ten seconds left now as LeBron starts to drive. He took the easy route, some say. An emotional guy who will run through a wall for me.
I am doing my successful person report over Kevin Durant, because, he has played a dominant role in carrying the Thunder Basketball team and represents Oklahoma City in a great way. They were heading to overtime. Fish, Nick, Perk, Thabo, Caron, Serge, Hasheem. What I didnt spatially understand, Kevin Durant was always up in LeBron Will face, guarding him the best he could. You mean a lot to me.
I always want to pull up in the parking lot of the arena, or the practice facility, and if you beat me there I was always upset. For the six seasons Durant has been in the league, he's managed to skate by without having to face the burdensome expectations that James shoulders on a yearly basis. Sam Presti, thank you, sir. And we want to win a championship for you guys. I told Grant Hill back there — I just got done playing against him — as a second grader I had a Pistons Grant Hill jersey.