I was ready. For the first time I can ever remember, I was ready.
I was ready to rip on Kevin Durant.
As Oklahoma City’s offense threw up all over itself in the second half of Game 2 he was strangely passive, kicking out off drives, not looking to score and just sort of floating. With six minutes left in the fourth, he had taken only nine shots. Nine!
But that’s why you don’t question KD. It was a big moment and his team needed something from him. So he showed up. Should’ve known.
He scored five of the Thunder’s final nine points as the Thunder closed on a 9-0 run to improbably, impossibly, incredibly take Game 2 right out from under the Lakers’ feet. Keep Reading…