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Golden State Warriors ahead Kevin Durant is extensively hated by his former followers in Oklahoma Metropolis, however he is quietly doing them favors.

OKC’s new star ahead Paul George was informed by Durant that the Thunder are a primary-class group after George was traded there from the Indiana Pacers.

“KD was like, ‘That place will blow you away,'” George advised Lee Jenkins of Sports activities Illustrated. “He informed me, ‘They will supply what different groups can’t when it comes to the individuals and the preparation and the power, right down to the cooks and the meals.’

“He was fairly excessive on them. He thought it was a primary-class group in each method.”

Durant finally left the Thunder to chase higher alternatives in Golden State, however that speaks extra to the Warriors than anything. The Thunder made the Finals and assembled a staggering quantity of premium expertise in Durant’s eight seasons in Oklahoma Metropolis. So far as basketball goes, George is touchdown in an excellent state of affairs.

However George may quickly comply with a path just like Durant’s. The 27-yr-previous can grow to be an unrestricted free agent subsequent summer time, and he may additionally chase higher alternatives elsewhere. That leaves the Thunder with one yr to impress and retain George.