Update: Here is parts of Durant's acceptance speech from Tuesday:



Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant was named league MVP on Tuesday. According to ESPN, he collected 119 of a possible 125 first-place votes.
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Heat star LeBron James had the six other first-place votes and was second. Blake Griffin, Joakim Noah and James Harden rounded out the top five.

Behind Durant's team-high 33 points, the Thunder advanced to the second round of playoffs with a 120-109 victory in Game 7 on Saturday against the Memphis Grizzlies.
Durant is the first player to win both the scoring title and the MVP award in the same season since Allen Iverson did it in 2000-01.
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