Infinite Menus, Copyright 2006, OpenCube Inc. All Rights Reserved.
LANSING'S #1 FOR HIP HOP AND R&B POWER 96.5

                             

      

       

Entertainment News

KEVIN DURANT IS BEING SUED OVER A NICKNAME!


Not only did Kevin Durant  lose his ring last night but now it looks like he might be losing his nickname too!

 

The NBA star was sued yesterday in Federal Court by a guitarist named Mark Durante.  Durante, apparently a popular guitarist back in the 80′s, claims that Durant stole the nickname, “Durantula,”  from him.

 

TMZ obtained a copy of the lawsuit, in which Durante says he had the name first, and used it for his “on-stage and performance persona,” as well as to market “music, recordings, apparel, t-shirts, guitars, and related merchandise.”

Meanwhile, fast forward, I don’t know, like 30 years later, and basketball fans all over the world are now using the name for their favorite OKC Thunder small forward.

 

Durante (the guitarist) claims that he warned KD in advance to “stop using the nickname". He states that Durant has teamed up with Nike to launch a shoe campaign using “Durantula.” Durant has “Durantula” autographed basketballs for sale on his website.

 

Durante claims that he has registered the “Durantula” trademark, and that KD has no rights to it. 

NOW PLAYING
ON AIR NOW
Don Black
Don Black
2:00pm - 6:00pm
Afternoons
Make A Request
My Profile
POWER 96.5 TOP TEN

1. Rich Homie Quan - Walk Thru f/ Problem

 

2. Jeremih - Don't Tell Em f/ YG

 

3. Rae Sremmurd -  No Flex Zone

 

4. Migos - Fight Night

 

5. T.I. - No Mediocre f/ Iggy Azalea

 

6. Nicki Minaj - Pills N Potions

 

7. Iggy Azalea - Fancy

 

8. Chris Brown - New Flame f/ Usher & Rick Ross

 

9. Rich Gang - Lifestyle f/ Young Thug and Rich Homie Quan

 

10. Drake - 0 to 100/The Catch Up

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



LinkedUpRadio Envisionwise Web Services