As the regular season is coming to a close and the Warriors cruising towards the NBA finals without the services 2018 NBA Finals MVP Kevin Durant is one of a wake – up call for him and his agents that the warriors use him as an add – on to the already established All-Star Team. Once Kevin Durant suffered injury against the Houston Rockets in Game 5 of the Western Conference Semi-Finals, the Golden State Warriors still defeated Houston Rockets in the Playoffs by 4 – 2 and then swept Portland Trailblazers 4 – 0 in the Western Conference Finals thus making it to the NBA Finals for a 5th consecutive season.
Rumours have it, Durant, looking at the current situation of Golden State Warriors, is definitely reconsidering his decision to stay or leave the GSW this Offseason and few are stating that he is already considering signing with the New York Knicks.
Kevin Durant is one of the Best Players in the NBA is on par with Lebron James. His move from Oklahoma City Thunder is considered to be one of the weakest moves in the NBA history where the OKC Thunder lost out 4 – 3 in the Western Conference Finals in the year 2015 – 2016 season where the trio of Russell Westbrook, Kevin Durant, and James Harden were setting standards for themselves as one of the emerging Big 3, but the very next season Kevin Durant Signed up with the Western Conference Champions Golden State Warriors. This received a lot of Negative criticism all around the Globe and also received death threats for this move.
With all the rumours and speculations currently going on by the NBA Pundits, Kevin Durant to New York is a done deal. But the thing that is affecting him here is his value which is created in the 3 seasons he has played for the Golden State Warriors. Without him being on the team, the GSW swept the Blazers 4 – 0 and now he wants to clean his reputation and his image as the Best Player in the NBA.
As the Warriors gear up for the Finals Starting on the 31st of May 2019, Kevin Durant is still dealing with the Injury he suffered during Game 5 and is listed out in Game 1 as well. One of the funniest part during the Playoffs phase is, Golden State Warriors has gone 6 – 0 against two of the best teams in the NBA post his injury.