The race for the MVP trophy in the NBA has been an underrated aspect of this year. Once again, LeBron James and Kevin Durant have turned this race into a two-man race. Durant has done his part by averaging a league-high 31.5 PPG on 51 percent from the field, 7.8 RPG, and 5.5 APG for the Oklahoma City Thunder. OKC is a league best 43-12 and is one of just a few expected contenders for the championship. Durant has had multiple moments in the first half of the season including a twelve straight game stretch of 30-plus points. Here’s Kevin Durant’s Top Moments in GIFs.
Rafael Canton is a freelance writer from Queens, NY and contributor to Sneaker Report. Anytime there is a conversation about the NBA, music, or nutella, he can be found in the thick of the discussion. He can be found on Twitter @RafelitoC7.