Aug 02 2011
Kevin Durant taking a jumpshot in Rucker park

Kevin Durant Catches Fire in Rucker Park

On Monday night, Kevin Durant was in Harlem, NY’s, Rucker Park, taking his talents to the chest of the ballers that play in the Entertainers Basketball Classic tournament. He scored 66 points, just two points short of the 74 point park record held by Joe Hammond.

Kevin Durant said he always wanted to play at Rucker Park, and after the game tweeted, “No lie, jus had one of the best times of my life at Rucker! I love NY…Harlem waddup.”

You can read all the particulars on ESPN.

Not taking anything away from Kevin’s game - couldn’t do it if I wanted to, he’s a top ten NBA player - but it must be said, there was no defense being played out there.

He dribbles to a spot, aims, makes it, and..

Kevin Durant gets mobbed at Rucker Park

the crowd

Big smile for Kevin Durant at Rucker Park


Thumbs up for Kevin Durant gets mobbed at Rucker Park


Check that shot from the back..


Maybe Mike Diantoni was coaching.

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