DURANT - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/DURANT News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Gallery: Sports stars turn out for ESPY Awards http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58192656-77/won-athlete-durant-champion.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58192656-77/won-athlete-durant-champion.html.csp">Gallery: Sports stars turn out for ESPY Awards</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Beth Harris</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T16:43:12.856-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 04:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • Kevin Durant won two ESPY Awards, including male athlete of the year, and mixed martial arts star Ronda Rousey earned female athlete honors, becoming the first UFC fighter to claim a trophy in the biggest category at the show honoring the year’s best performances Wednesday night. Durant also won best NBA player, ending LeBron James’ two-year reign in both categories. “Everybody helped me out along the way,” the Oklahoma City Thunder star said. “My beautiful mom watching at home who...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581926562014-07-17T16:43:12.856-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-17T16:43:12.856-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58192656@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 16:43:12 MDT NBA notes: Donald Sterling agrees to sell Clippers, according to lawyer http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58029809-77/sterling-nba-team-clippers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58029809-77/sterling-nba-team-clippers.html.csp">NBA notes: Donald Sterling agrees to sell Clippers, according to lawyer</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-04T22:14:40.501-06:00">Updated Jun 4, 2014 10:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling agreed Wednesday to sign off on selling the team he has owned for 33 years to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer for $2 billion, bringing the possibility of a resolution to weeks of rumors, uncertainty and looming possibilities for legal action. The agreement hadn’t been officially signed Wednesday afternoon, according to an individual with knowledge of the negotiations who wasn’t authorized to discuss them publicly. But Sterling’s attorne...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580298092014-06-04T22:14:40.501-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-04T22:14:40.501-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58029809@www.sltrib.com Wed, 04 Jun 2014 22:14:40 MDT NBA playoffs: Spurs beat Thunder in OT to advance to Finals http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58012999-77/spurs-antonio-san-0-0.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58012999-77/spurs-antonio-san-0-0.html.csp">NBA playoffs: Spurs beat Thunder in OT to advance to Finals</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Cliff Brunt</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-05-31T23:03:47.309-06:00">Updated May 31, 2014 11:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Oklahoma City • The San Antonio Spurs are back in the NBA Finals, beating the Oklahoma City Thunder 112-107 in overtime on Saturday night in Game 6 to set up a rematch with the Miami Heat. Tim Duncan had 19 points and 15 rebounds for the Spurs, who will host Game 1 on Thursday night as they try to avenge last year’s heartbreaking seven-game loss. Boris Diaw scored 26 points for the Spurs, who won despite point guard Tony Parker missing the entire second half and overtime with left ankle soreness...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580129992014-05-31T23:03:47.309-06:00" id="#license-2014-05-31T23:03:47.309-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58012999@www.sltrib.com Sat, 31 May 2014 23:03:47 MDT