In the opening minutes of the wild Golden State Warriors versus Miami Heat game on Wednesday night, Kevin Durant
Look at how upset Kevin Durant is here when he doesn’t get the ball... pic.twitter.com/bp6G3i8Whp— Drew Shiller (@DrewShiller) February 28, 2019
After Steph Curry
And flailing his 7-5 wingspan around in hopes of receiving the pass was non other than KD.
Instead, the play resulted in a steal by Dwyane Wade and an easy basket on the other end for the Heat.
Look, I get it. The frustration of standing on the perimeter wide open only to see your teammate throwing the ball away can be annoying. But that doesn't excuse a grown man, nevertheless one of the most talented guys in the NBA
Everyone's eyes are always on Durant, and he has to be a role model in this league as a result. The kids that are watching the Warriors see that behavior exhibited by their idol. The wrong message is sent.
All told, last night was not a good night for the Warriors. Given that they were on the wrong side of an amazing Dwyane Wade moment at the end of the game, Durant's indiscretions are even less helpful.
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