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The ETCs with Kevin Durant

Welcome to The ETCs Podcast with Kevin Durant, where KD, co-host Eddie Gonzalez, and special guests will have candid conversations about the best of sports, music, entertainment and culture. From the most underrated teams in NBA history to the rise of street fashion in the ’90s to the current landscape of rap music, each episode will be a deep dive into the history, legacy and lasting impact of a landmark cultural moment that helped shape the world as we know it today.

Jerry Lorenzo

The ETCs with Kevin Durant

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  • 3 months ago
  • 01:04:51

This week, KD and Eddie talk to iconic designer, founder of Fear of God, and newly minted head of Adidas basketball Jerry Lorenzo. Jerry discusses the origins of Fear of God, "style" vs. fashion, his inspirations for the brand, how sports is always at the roots of anything he does, his new partnership with Adidas and the idea of having signature athletes signed to Fear of God athletics. Then, they guys as Jerry if imitation really is a form of flattery, Jerry and KD reminisce on KD's legendary dagger in the 2017 NBA Finals, they talk about the NBA's new runway culture, and having "natural" style vs. trying too hard. Finally, Jerry shares a look into the close relationship he had with Nipsey Hussle and much, much more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Rick Famuyiwa

The ETCs with Kevin Durant

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  • 3 months ago
  • 01:34:14

This week KD and Eddie are joined by famed writer, director and producer Rick Famuyiwa, known for his work on movies and TV series like The Wood, Brown Sugar, Dope, The Chi and The Mandalorian. Rick, KD and Eddie talk about Rick's journey from a highschool hoops star, to a walk on at USC and all the way through Hollywood as a filmmaker. They also discuss Rick's forthcoming Magic Johnson documentary, the difference in play styles between basketball in the 80s and basketball now, the idea of the lack of animosity in today's game, the role someone like Stacy from The Wood plays in real life neighborhoods. Plus, Kevin tries to get Rick to jump ship from his beloved Lakers to the Brooklyn Nets bandwagon and much, much more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Shams Charania

The ETCs with Kevin Durant

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  • 4 months ago
  • 01:02:20

This week KD and Eddie are joined by legendary NBA reporter Shams Charania from The Athletic and Stadium. The guys talk with Shams about what he’s doing away from basketball, including the shows he’s bingeing, the music he’s listening to and how often he gets to go hoop. Plus, Shams breaks a little news, and KD discusses trash talking on the court and how Kevin Garnett’s trash talking legacy left its imprint on the league for years to come. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Catching Up With KD

The ETCs with Kevin Durant

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  • 4 months ago
  • 01:44:31

Back from hiatus, KD and Eddie are joined by the newest member of the Boardroom family, Pierce Simpson, and Fox Sports’ Kameron Hay. They talk the Super Bowl, The Weeknd’s halftime show, and Kevin’s favorite player Calvin Johnson making the hall of fame. Then they pivot to music and discuss Lil Durk’s rise to superstardom, the artists they’re looking out for in 2021, and of course the NBA’s COVID protocols and Shams Charania’s very, very in depth reporting and much, much more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

BONUS EPISODE: Live Event, THE ETCs with Kevin Durant presented by Verizon Up

The ETCs with Kevin Durant

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  • 6 months ago
  • 38:55

On this special episode of The ETCs, KD and Eddie spoke to Quavo, 1/3 of Migos. Quavo discussed Migos forthcoming album Culture III, along with their origins, his transition from sports to music, his flair for fashion and his admiration for KD's subtle "drip," and much more.  Plus, KD and Eddie had a quick convo about KD's preseason performance, the Nets title prospects, the intersection of music and sports that KD finds himself in so often, his future as a "stretch 5" on the court, getting dunked on and more in a bonus outro. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Episode 7: LaVar Ball

The ETCs with Kevin Durant

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  • 6 months ago
  • 01:10:25

On this episode, KD and Eddie talk to Mr. Big Baller Brand himself, the one and only, LaVar Ball. LaVar discusses his three sons making it to the NBA and their winding paths to get there. Plus, he talks about Lonzo, LiAngelo and LaMelo's first games together, his wife Tina's integral role in their family and the boy's journeys to the NBA, the future of the Big Baller Brand, his plan to get all the boys on the same NBA team in the future and so much more. Plus, KD gives his take on Lonzo's fit on the Pelicans, LaMelo's trips overseas on the way to the NBA and how that compares to his own one-and-done path to the league.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices