Kevin Durant On Free Agency: 'Nobody Can Recruit Me No More'

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Kevin Durant On Free Agency: 'Nobody Can Recruit Me No More' 

Post#1 » by RealGM Wiretap » Tue Dec 25, 2018 4:45 am

In discussing his impending free agency, Kevin Durant said he's beyond the bells and whistles of a recruiting pitch and would rather see how teams operate on a day-to-day basis.


"Nobody can recruit me no more...I want to dictate the environment that I want to be in," said Durant.


Durant added that he wants to choose an atmosphere where he'd enjoy coming to work every day.


"Doing extra [stuff] just for me? Like nah, I just want to see if you are a real person. If you are going to hold people accountable every day. Are we all going to come to work and enjoy basketball every day? That's exactly what I'm getting here".

Via Chris Haynes/Yahoo! Sports

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Post#2 » by gordoncatrell » Tue Dec 25, 2018 4:58 am

Dump your agency.
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Post#3 » by streets talking » Tue Dec 25, 2018 6:25 am

Durant should be fined for tampering the organisations
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Post#4 » by Showtime:Part2 » Tue Dec 25, 2018 6:31 am

I really don’t think there has ever been a more unlikeable player ever in any sport ever. outside of athletes that commit felonies or are just dirty, out of normal people, he is just the worst
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Post#5 » by thinkingwarriors » Tue Dec 25, 2018 6:56 am

KD: I just want to work in an enjoyable environment.

Non-Warriors fans: You are a horrible person, I hate you and you will burn in hell for all eternity.

:lol: :lol: :lol:
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Re: Kevin Durant On Free Agency: 'Nobody Can Recruit Me No More' 

Post#6 » by obispo » Tue Dec 25, 2018 7:08 am

in my understanding he is preparing his bags. he will choose a team where he will be the first and strongest superstar.
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Post#7 » by Lalouie » Tue Dec 25, 2018 7:17 am

yup,,,he's staying

he knows the environment. he doesn't have to hear anyone's "pitch". at the end of the day they all love playing together
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Post#8 » by Furinkazan » Tue Dec 25, 2018 9:06 am

thinkingwarriors wrote:KD: I just want to work in an enjoyable environment.

Non-Warriors fans:You are a horrible person, I hate you and you will burn in hell for all eternity.

:lol: :lol: :lol:


Warrios fans after he leaves: You are a horrible person, I hate you and you will burn in hell for all eternity.

:lol: :lol: :lol:

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Post#9 » by Alonzo_Morning » Tue Dec 25, 2018 1:36 pm

Does anyone care what comes out of KD's mouth? I haven't since he defected to an 80 win team
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Post#10 » by firelogic » Tue Dec 25, 2018 3:00 pm

Sounds like a perfect fit with the Toronto Raptors with Kawhi Leonard. A non-diva superstar who he can get along with who quietly goes about his business.
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Post#11 » by MagicFan101 » Tue Dec 25, 2018 3:06 pm

The hate for KD makes me laugh.

Basically he took a better job ... just like everyone here has done and / or will do themselves.
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Post#12 » by alienpick » Tue Dec 25, 2018 3:34 pm

Alonzo_Morning wrote:Does anyone care what comes out of KD's mouth? I haven't since he defected to an 80 win team



80 wins? ONLY 2 losses? I must have missed that season
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Post#13 » by thinkingwarriors » Tue Dec 25, 2018 4:08 pm

Furinkazan wrote:
thinkingwarriors wrote:KD: I just want to work in an enjoyable environment.

Non-Warriors fans:You are a horrible person, I hate you and you will burn in hell for all eternity.

:lol: :lol: :lol:


Warrios fans after he leaves: You are a horrible person, I hate you and you will burn in hell for all eternity.

:lol: :lol: :lol:

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You couldn't be more wrong. We got 2, possibly 3 titles because he signed with us. He will always be beloved by the vast majority of Warriors fans.
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Post#14 » by old rem » Tue Dec 25, 2018 5:58 pm

Lalouie wrote:yup,,,he's staying

he knows the environment. he doesn't have to hear anyone's "pitch". at the end of the day they all love playing together


Durant isabove the level where you need pampering or a pitch. He wants a joyful,technically elite kind of ball and a good place to spend winters. I'd BEEN in OKC. Not impressed. I quite enjoyed many years in N Cal.It's ALSO good to be king of the mountain. D is no fool and he knows an ideal situation. :clap:
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Post#15 » by bb22 » Tue Dec 25, 2018 8:45 pm

obispo wrote:in my understanding he is preparing his bags. he will choose a team where he will be the first and strongest superstar.


He’s in that situation right now.
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Post#16 » by CobraCommander » Tue Dec 25, 2018 9:18 pm

Showtime:Part2 wrote:I really don’t think there has ever been a more unlikeable player ever in any sport ever. outside of athletes that commit felonies or are just dirty, out of normal people, he is just the worst



Hmmmmmmm....still thinking...u might be right.
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Post#17 » by Barcs » Tue Dec 25, 2018 10:27 pm

Durant's a smart dude. He wants to see how the team is run rather than steak dinners and bullshitting. This type of thinking is logical but almost revolutionary today, which is sad. That should be the norm.

With that said, Knicks need to immediately shape up their front office and operations. :nod:
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Post#18 » by BigHustle » Tue Dec 25, 2018 10:31 pm

Showtime:Part2 wrote:I really don’t think there has ever been a more unlikeable player ever in any sport ever. outside of athletes that commit felonies or are just dirty, out of normal people, he is just the worst


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Post#19 » by cheese318 » Wed Dec 26, 2018 12:27 am

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Showtime:Part2 wrote:I really don’t think there has ever been a more unlikeable player ever in any sport ever. outside of athletes that commit felonies or are just dirty, out of normal people, he is just the worst


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Re: Kevin Durant On Free Agency: 'Nobody Can Recruit Me No More' 

Post#20 » by Heat3 » Wed Dec 26, 2018 1:25 am

Sounds like he wants Heat culture.
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