Kevin Durant is one of the greatest scorers in NBA history, and he just added another milestone to his resume. On February 9, 2023, Durant passed Hakeem Olajuwon for 12th place on the NBA's all-time scoring list.
Durant needed 37 points to pass Olajuwon, and he did just that in a 100-95 loss to the Los Angeles Lakers. Durant finished the game with 39 points, and he is now just 55 points away from passing Moses Malone for 11th place on the scoring list.
Durant is one of the most efficient scorers in NBA history. He is a career 49.6% shooter from the field and a 38.4% shooter from three-point range. Durant is also a great free throw shooter, making 88.8% of his free throws for his career.
Durant's scoring ability is just one of the many reasons why he is considered one of the best players in the NBA. He is also a great rebounder and passer. Durant is a two-time NBA champion, two-time NBA Finals MVP, and one-time NBA MVP.
Durant's scoring prowess has made him one of the most popular and marketable players in the NBA. He has endorsement deals with several major companies, including Nike, Beats by Dre, and State Farm. Durant is also a popular figure on social media, with over 20 million followers on Twitter and over 17 million followers on Instagram.
Durant's popularity and marketability have made him a valuable asset to the NBA. He is one of the faces of the league, and he helps to promote the game to fans around the world. Durant is also a role model for young players, and he shows them what it takes to be successful in the NBA.
Kevin Durant is one of the greatest scorers in NBA history, and he is still adding to his legacy. He passed Hakeem Olajuwon for 12th place on the NBA's all-time scoring list on February 9, 2023, and he is now just 55 points away from passing Moses Malone for 11th place. Durant is also one of the most popular and marketable players in the NBA, and he is a valuable asset to the league.
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