[The following text appears on the cover. This is 1 of 2 covers.]

NBA FINALS

THE SERIES' KEY PLAYER

BY CHRIS MANNIX

P. 44

THE NEW ERA

BY IAN THOMSEN

P. 40

Kevin Durant and his young Oklahoma City teammates get their first title shot

PHOTOON THE COVER: PHOTOGRAPH BY GREG

NELSONPHOTO

HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
OUT
HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
IN
Eagle (-2)
Birdie (-1)
Bogey (+1)
Double Bogey (+2)