DURANT - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/DURANT News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Sports briefs: Eastern Michigan football players charged with assault http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58375611-77/rolfe-boxer-six-brook.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58375611-77/rolfe-boxer-six-brook.html.csp">Sports briefs: Eastern Michigan football players charged with assault</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-04T23:15:52.807-06:00">Updated Sep 4, 2014 11:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">COLLEGE FOOTBALL • Three Eastern Michigan University football players have been charged with assaulting the cousin of a man convicted of killing teammate Demarius Reed. The Ann Arbor News says court records show that Darius Scott, Quincy Jones and Jairockeis Jones are charged with aggravated assault. The charges involve last Friday’s attack on 24-year-old Demarko Taylor. The players have a pretrial hearing Monday. Eastern Michigan assistant athletic director Greg Steiner says they remain on th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58375611@www.sltrib.com Thu, 04 Sep 2014 23:15:52 MDT Thunder star Kevin Durant sticking with Nike http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58365829-79/durant-nike-kevin-star.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58365829-79/durant-nike-kevin-star.html.csp">Thunder star Kevin Durant sticking with Nike</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-02T17:11:02.112-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 05:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Oklahoma City • Kevin Durant is staying with Nike. Nike spokesman Heter Myers confirmed Durant will remain with the shoe giant. Myers said in a statement that Nike is “pleased to extend our relationship with Kevin Durant, one of the most exciting players in the game.” Nike did not release terms of the deal. Under Armour had reportedly offered the Oklahoma City Thunder star a major deal. Durant said on Twitter that he is “Excited and humbled to sign back with the swoosh!” Durant signed with Nike ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583658292014-09-02T17:11:02.112-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-02T17:11:02.112-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58365829@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 17:11:02 MDT NBA fines Raptors for Drake’s Durant pitch http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58298564-77/drake-durant-nba-raptors.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58298564-77/drake-durant-nba-raptors.html.csp">NBA fines Raptors for Drake’s Durant pitch</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-16T23:01:02.535-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 11:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • The NBA has fined the Toronto Raptors for tampering after rapper Drake let Kevin Durant know he was wanted in Canada. Drake is a “global ambassador” for Canada’s NBA club. He was performing at a concert that Durant was attending last week in Toronto when he shouted to the crowd to show the league’s MVP what it would be like if he came to play for the Raptors, causing a loud ovation. An NBA spokesman confirmed the fine, which ESPN.com reported Monday was for $25,000. Durant can become ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58298564@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 23:01:02 MDT NBA: Cavaliers and Timberwolves set for Love-Wiggins deal http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58273420-77/love-team-deal-durant.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58273420-77/love-team-deal-durant.html.csp">NBA: Cavaliers and Timberwolves set for Love-Wiggins deal</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated PRess</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-07T23:40:50.823-06:00">Updated Aug 7, 2014 11:40PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">LeBron James and Kevin Love won Olympic gold medals together. They’re about to team up again, this time to try and end Cleveland’s 50-year championship drought. Love will soon be on his way from Minnesota to Cleveland after the teams reached an agreement in principle to a trade that will send the All-Star forward to the Cavaliers for Andrew Wiggins, Anthony Bennett and a first-round draft pick, two people with knowledge of the deal told The Associated Press on Thursday. They spoke on condition o...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58273420@www.sltrib.com Thu, 07 Aug 2014 23:40:50 MDT