GALLERY: Kevin Durant’s Eurotrip with Nike – leg two in Paris

Over the course of a week, Kevin Durant is immersing himself in European basketball culture. The excitement that he is sparking across the continent proves that basketball is a sport without borders. During his three-country tour KD will share his love of the game with fans in Madrid, Paris and Berlin.

Day three – Paris – September 6

Taking charge upon arrival in Paris, Durant visits the River Seine's Bir Hakeim Bridge.
Taking charge upon arrival in Paris, Durant visits the River Seine’s Bir Hakeim Bridge.
Carreau du Temple hosts select Parisian hoops fans who await KD's arrival.
Carreau du Temple hosts select Parisian hoops fans who await KD’s arrival.
Pure perfection.
Pure perfection.
Fans overjoyed as Durant takes to the court.
Fans overjoyed as Durant takes to the court.
No. 35 shows the crowd his lighter side.
No. 35 shows the crowd his lighter side.
Excited Parisians come out in full force to welcome one of the game's best.
Excited Parisians come out in full force to welcome one of the game’s best.

Day four – Paris – September 7

The day begins as Durant bounds onto Rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré, Paris.
The day begins as Durant bounds onto Rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré, Paris.
First stop of the day is renowned French sports media outlet, L'Équipe.
First stop of the day is renowned French sports media outlet, L’Équipe.
Ibrahim Traoré plays a game of one-on-one with his idol on his neighborhood court.
Ibrahim Traoré plays a game of one-on-one with his idol on his neighborhood court.
Competitive juices flow no matter who the competition.
Competitive juices flow no matter who the competition.
Traoré heads home after a day to remember.
Traoré heads home after a day to remember.
A young fan from Greece visiting Paris goes home with the souvenir of a lifetime.
A young fan from Greece visiting Paris goes home with the souvenir of a lifetime.
Select media and local sneakerheads were surprised when Durant and designer Leo Chang stopped by to meet them and watch a Eurobasket game.
Select media and local sneakerheads were surprised when Durant and designer Leo Chang stopped by to meet them and watch a Eurobasket game.
Durant talks hoops with guests at Monday night's France vs Poland screening.
Durant talks hoops with guests at Monday night’s France vs Poland screening.

Day five – Paris – September 8

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Royal Ivey defends Durant in a series of drills.
Royal Ivey defends Durant in a series of drills.
From on to off court, KD has a lineup of size 18's awaiting his arrival at a Paris studio.
From on to off court, KD has a lineup of size 18’s awaiting his arrival at a Paris studio.
Before departing France, Durant completes a photo shoot with Surface Magazine.
Before departing France, Durant completes a photo shoot with Surface Magazine.

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