The KD III was released in 2010-2011 and is a lot different from any other Nike Basketball Shoe. When this shoe was released, a lot of NBA players began to use the shoe due to it comfortable features. Not only that but the shoe has a great price range at only 100 dollars, which is a lot less than shoes like LeBron’s or Kobe’s. This shoe features a lightweight frame that is stable for any player to wear, and is molded to fit any type of foot. It also features Flywire technology and a sleek frame that adds to the durability of the shoe. That is why the shoe itself was so popular in the league, and Durant was comfortable with the use of his shoe nationwide, including in the NBA.
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Throughout the 2010-2011 season, Kevin Durant was playing some of the best basketball he had played since he game into the league in 2007. Durant was averaging 25.6 points, 2.5 assists, and 1 steal per game during this season. It was clear that Durant was playing with a lot of confidence and was already one of the top players in the NBA at such an early age.
During this season, Durant was able to lead the Thunder to a playoffs appearance were they had to face the number 1 seeded Lakers. The Thunder lost the series in game 6 to the Lakers and were out of the playoffs in the first round.
Although the Thunder and Durant were eliminated quickly, Durant was helping the Thunder rebuild and become a stronger team in the West. With time Durant was able to get his team past the first round. The Thunder had to use this season as a learning experience more than anything.
- Nike Zoom KD III “Scoring Title Home”
- Nike Zoom KD III “OKC Away”
- Nike Zoom KD III “X-Mas”
- Nike Zoom KD III “OKC Home”
- Nike Zoom KD III White/Midnight Navy-Photo Blue-White
- Nike Zoom KD III White/White-Varsity Red-Metallic Silver
- Nike Zoom KD III White/White-Gorge Green-Metallic Silver
- Nike Zoom KD III White/White-Varsity Royal-Metallic Silver
- Nike Zoom KD III White/White-Black-Metallic Silver
- Nike Zoom KD III Black/Black-Dark Grey
- Nike Zoom KD III “All Star”
- Nike Zoom KD III “EA Sports”
- Nike Zoom KD III “Redskins”
- Nike Zoom KD III “Texas”
- Nike Zoom KD III “Carbon Fiber”
- Nike Zoom KD III Wolf Grey/Del Sol-White
- Nike Zoom KD III White/White-Team Orange-Photo Blue
- Nike Zoom KD III White/Team orange-Photo Blue
- Nike Zoom KD III “Mike Miller”