Kevin Durant does not look like within the Christmas spirit.
The MVP ahead appeared annoyed when requested for his ideas on the Twitter debate that erupted shortly after the Warriors’ 99-92 win over the Cavs on Christmas Day.
Within the closing seconds with the Cavs trailing by three, LeBron James drove to the basket earlier than being blocked by Durant. An exasperated LeBron instantly put his palms up in disbelief and turned in the direction of the closest referee asking for a foul. The non-call ended up being the distinction as Klay Thompson would go the free-throw line twice, hitting all 4 to ice the sport.
Twitter instantly got here to LeBron’s protection after the sport, claiming the four-time MVP was, in reality, fouled by Durant on the play.
When a reporter requested Durant after the sport for his response to followers on Twitter saying he fouled LeBron, Durant interjected, “On Twitter?”
The Warriors ahead then went on to defend the non-call and declare that those self same followers could be infuriated in the event that they had been referred to as for a foul on an identical play at their native fitness center.
“It felt clear. It is in all probability the identical play a bunch of these dudes on Twitter in all probability arguing about in 24 Hour Health, ‘That wasn’t a foul.’ They have been in that place earlier than, however simply not on Christmas at Oracle Enviornment. So that they know. They know in the event that they ain’t name it, it isn’t a foul. However I am certain in the event that they get that decision subsequent week in 24 Hour Health, they will be pissed that they referred to as a foul.
“So maintain that s-t on Twitter,” mentioned Durant, earlier than getting up and strolling out of the room.
The Warriors subsequent assembly vs. the Cavs is Jan. 15 at Quicken Loans enviornment, in case you had been questioning.