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December 5, 2012

Durant named Player of Month


Phoenix Staff Reports

— The NBA on Wednesday named Kevin Durant as Western Conference Player of the Month for games played in October and November.

Durant ranked second overall in scoring (26.5 points) while shooting .510 from the field, .433 from behind the 3-point line and .893 from the charity stripe.

Additionally, Durant contributed 8.8 rebounds, 4.4 assists and 1.65 blocks and had his first career triple-double in the month.

Miami’s LeBron James got the Eastern Conference honor.