Kevin Durant had one of the best individual performances of his career in a win in game 5 against the Milwaukee Bucks. Even though James Harden played the game despite the injury, Durant put the entire team on his back, showcasing why he is still one, if not the best player in the NBA right now. He finished the game with 49 points, 17 rebounds, and 10 assists, shooting incredibly well from the field, making all types of tough shots.
This performance inspired many NBA players and analysts who went to their social media accounts to share their respect for Durant. He played every single minute in this game while showcasing why he is such a unique talent in this league.
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— Wesley Schultz (@wesleyschultz82) June 16, 2021
He’s pretty good. #Durant
— Andrew Brandt (@AndrewBrandt) June 16, 2021
Kevin Durant. That’s the tweet. #durant
— Chick Hernandez (@MrChickSports) June 16, 2021
My gosh …. #durant
— Gary Vaynerchuk (@garyvee) June 16, 2021
— Datone Jones (@IAM_Dat_One) June 16, 2021
GREATNESS!! Appreciate it while you can people! #KD
— LeBron James (@KingJames) June 16, 2021
Best player in the world!!!!!!
— Isaiah Thomas (@isaiahthomas) June 16, 2021
— Donovan Mitchell (@spidadmitchell) June 16, 2021
KD ARE YOU SERIOUS!!!!!!!!!
— Brooklyn Nets (@BrooklynNets) June 16, 2021
Epic game from Kevin Durant. Alltime epic. Epic trick off from the Milwaukee Bucks. The Nets should be sending Budenholzer flowers and candy for all of time
— Tony Jones (@Tjonesonthenba) June 16, 2021
Kevin Durant has played every second of this game.
— Rob Perez (@WorldWideWob) June 16, 2021
Got Damn Slim!
— Draymond Green (@Money23Green) June 16, 2021
Dray you gonna let K go for 50 and not switch ? https://t.co/SWa5zvkiay
— CJ McCollum (@CJMcCollum) June 16, 2021