Photo Courtesy of

Kevin Durant takes another leap towards greatness with his latest achievement.

KD becomes the 23rd NBA player to reach the 25,000 point milestone in a game against the Boston Celtics on March 7. In his 37-point outing against Jayson Tatum and the Celtics, he also joins Dirk Nowitzki as the only two players to ever achieve 25,000 points, 5,000 rebounds, 1,000 steals, 1,000 blocks, and 1,000 3-pointers made.

Photo Courtesy of

This is just Kevin Durant’s second game back from a sprained MCL last January. Although he has suffered a lot of injuries in the past, he still plays at an elite level each night. This season, he is averaging 29.5 points, 5.8 assists, and 7.3 rebounds per game. He was also an MVP candidate before his injury.

Durant is a prolific scorer who can score everywhere on the floor.

  • At 6-foot-10, he is incredibly fast, agile, and has got the touch of a great shooter. He’s also a great defender which makes him a great athlete at both ends of the floor.
  • Aside from his rookie year, Kevin Durant has never averaged less than 25 points per game in a season. This just supports his case for being the “best scorer” in the league’s history.

“It’s pretty cool,” Durant told reporters after Sunday’s loss. “I should be at 30 [thousand] right now, to be honest.”

KD was out for almost two seasons when he tore his Achilles during the 2019 NBA finals. Kevin is still 33 years old and is still in his prime. If only he hasn’t had injuries in the past, he could have gotten more points by now.

Photo Courtesy of

At this rate, Kevin Durant is looking to push for the 30k milestone and will join legendary players like Michael Jordan, LeBron James, Dirk Nowitzki, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Karl Malone, and Wilt Chamberlain.

OTHER NEWS: Golden State Warrior’s Unsung MVP This Season

Feel free to share your thoughts in the comments below. For more content, stay with us, here at Spiel Times.    

Make sure you subscribe to our push-notifications and never miss an update from the world of video games, cinema, and sports. You can also follow us on Twitter @spieltimes for the latest PS5 restock and drop. Until next time, Stay Safe and Happy Gaming!

John Micheal (sometimes called JM or Mike) has been writing various types of professional articles for almost 2 years now. He is an avid sports fan and has been following the NBA since the early 2000s. He also loves playing a lot of video games like DotA 2, Valorant, but MMOs have a special place in JM's heart. Not only is he a huge fan of basketball and video games, he also loves movies and tv shows. He is a huge MARVEL and MCU fan plus he is into a lot of superhero stuff.