In April, it was reported that Durant would not take the option so he could hit free agency and re-sign with the Warriors for next season. Durant has been suggested by some as the player most likely to inherit James' mantle as best in the game, yet he hasn't been mentioned yet in any Greatest of All Time (GOAT) discussion. Even if they somehow keep the core together, three of their important players will be 33 when next season starts (Chris Paul, PJ Tucker, Trevor Ariza). He had a lot of things to say about the journey and what winning the title means to him, but perhaps his most interesting comment is the one below.More news: Cuba releases details of incident involving US official
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The forward, now a two-time National Basketball Association champion, spoke with ESPN after the win and said his second year with the team was about him "trying to figure out my place and where I stand". And that's the reason why I came here - an unselfish environment where they just care about the game. I think it's more special when you do it with people who support you and love you, care about what you do as a ball player. I pride myself on working hard wherever I go.
Nothing is more important than the Kevin Durant Charity Foundation, which serves at-risk youth from low-income backgrounds, providing them with educational, athletic and social programs.
"I'm incredibly proud of all of our guys", head coach Steve Kerr said. Draymond Green is just 2-of-9 on 3-pointers and David West is the only other Warriors with a made 3-point basket besides Durant, Green, Thompson and Curry.