First, sad faces all around. Look, we knew the season was over the second Kevin Durant went under the knife a third time. It split the fanbase between those wanting to tank for the lottery, and those that wanted a taste of the postseason because the postseason is fun.
In the end, 45 wins in the West wasn’t enough because of a ridiculous double-clutch buzzer-beater.
But really, there are far better what-ifs to go around. E’Twuan Moore’s game-winner. Damian Lillard’s 3. The deuce they dropped in New York. The deuce they dropped in Sacramento. The countless 50-50 games they couldn’t win. It truly just was not their year.
So it’s over now. Six very long months until is all gets going again. From now until then will feature plenty of questions, gripes and some rumory rumors. Here are five thoughts: Keep Reading…