Kevin Durant To Win His First NBA MVP Award?
Kevin Durant’s NBA career is getting ready to hit a milestone. According to ESPN’s sources, it looks like the OKC star is about to be crowned the League’s MVP this Tuesday (May 6).
Following a press conference of the announcement, a celebration has been scheduled for Durant before the Thunder’s first game of the Playoffs’ second round. This follows Durant and company’s 120-109 Game 7 win against the Memphis Grizzlies last night (May 3)
Leading the NBA in scoring, with 32 PPG, if Durant is indeed given the honor, he will be the first MVP to simultaneously hold the scoring title since Allen Iverson in 2000-01.
The Oklahoma City Thunder will face the Los Angeles Clippers for Game 2 of the NBA Playoffs’ second round tomorrow night at 9:30 p.m. EST.