Kevin Durant finished the regular season hitting half his shots and is the youngest 3-time NBA scoring champ ever and the first player to win three straight scoring titles since Michael Jordan.
So it’s not like KD has been stinking up the joint all season but there’s no question he is in a shooting slump (15-for-44) in this series with the Mavericks. He’s still gotten his points because he’s been able to get to the free throw line, he’s pulled down a bunch of rebounds too.
But when you’re the scoring champ people expect you to hit your shots not hit the skids, trouble is when the shots all of a sudden don’t fall there’s not much you can do about it.
Maybe shoot a few more shots in practice, but Durant already takes a ton. Maybe watch film closely see if anything has changed with the shooting stroke, but again Durant already does that too. Keep Reading…