We should probably start by thanking the Oklahoma City Thunder, and Kevin Durant.
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Not just for pushing the Western Conference finals to seven games, allowing us the maximum amount of times to view this team battle the Golden State Warriors, but for keeping 2015-16 nice and decent.
Perhaps it was due to the paucity of option, or his potent supporting cast, or a run that fell just one game short (three different times!) of the NBA Finals, but we hardly heard a peep about Durant’s impending free agency all season. At least in relative terms to the last two noisy times LeBron James made himself available to jump ship.
Maybe your local newspaper general sports columnist is right. Maybe Durant is a swell sort that likes his milk room temperature and his apple pip pipin’ hot, and LeBron James is everything that’s wrong with sports. Whatever the reason, though teams have been prepping for Durant’s free agency for as longRead More »from The Oklahoma City Thunder? Gone till November.