Kevin Durant called out by Giannis for never ‘carrying’ his own team
Giannis Antetokounmpo and Kevin Durant are two of essentially the most athletically and bodily gifted gamers to grace an NBA court docket. Each are NBA champions and future first-ballot Corridor of Famers. However except for these issues, they couldn’t be extra totally different.
Durant has lengthy been criticized for becoming a member of different groups to chase titles whereas Antetokounmpo managed to spearhead a championship squad by sticking with the team that drafted him.
Whereas KD has a extra laid-back character, Giannis is a dad joke connoisseur and showcased his talent set throughout a current look on The Each day Present. Appearing host Hasan Minhaj urged him to ship a message to Kevin Durant, who not too long ago joined the Phoenix Suns to kind a brand new title contender. Antetokounmpo stared on the digicam whereas smirking and jokingly offered to train with him to show him methods to “carry” his own title team.
“You retain becoming a member of superteams to win an NBA title,” stated Giannis to Durant. “How about we work out collectively a while so I can train you methods to carry your own team?”
Giannis to Kevin Durant:
“You retain becoming a member of superteams to win an NBA title…how about we work out collectively a while so I can train you methods to carry your own team” 😱
— Guru (@DrGuru_) February 28, 2023
Whereas it’s a comedy information present and the road was delivered in jest, everyone knows jokes are half-meant. Kevin Durant isn’t one to let on-air or on-line swipes go, both.
There’s little doubt he’ll ultimately catch wind of Giannis’ slight. The query turns into whether or not KD will responds on Twitter, through a burner, or let’s his play do the speaking the following time they face off. The Bucks tackle the Suns on March 14th, effectively after Durant is anticipated to make his return from harm. Circle that date, people.