After securing the biggest win of her mixed martial arts (MMA) career by taking out Holly Holm in the main event of UFC on FOX 20 in Chicago Illinois (highlights), Valentina Shevchenko wants her ticket to the big dance.
Durant also said he understands why Thunder fans are so hurt by his decision.
It's been just over two weeks since Kevin Durant released a blog post on The Players' Tribune announcing his intention to sign with the Golden State Warriors. Durant has since been mostly quiet outside of his introductory press conference with the Warriors, but the 2014 MVP finally opened up more about his departure from the Oklahoma City Thunder following the opening of Team USA's training camp on Monday.
The Thunder don't appear in any rush to trade Westbrook, and they have their eye on a big name to pair with him next summer.
While trade rumors continue to swirl around Oklahoma City Thunder star point guard Russell Westbrook, the Thunder's "primary offseason objective" is still to try and get Westbrook to renegotiate and extend his contract so he doesn't hit free agency next summer, according to The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski.