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Kevin Durant, DeMar DeRozan Named Players of the Week

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Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant and Toronto Raptors swingman DeMar DeRozan have been named Western Conference and Eastern Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played from Dec. 7-13.

Durant led his Thunder to a 4-0 record this past week, averaging 27.3 points, 8.8 rebounds and 6.3 assists in the process. He shot nearly 60 percent from the floor and was over 47 percent from three.

Durant recorded his first triple-double of the season with 25 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists in a victory over the Atlanta Hawks. He went over 30 points in two other games.

DeRozan also led the Raptors to a 4-0 record on the week. He averaged 24 points, 5.0 rebounds and 3.8 assists while shooting just under 52 percent from the field.

DeRozan was especially prolific over the last three games of the week. The 26-year-old scored at least 25 points in three straight games, matching a career record. He had 28 points in a big win over the San Antonio Spurs.

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