Kevin Durant has been flaming hot this post season. The man has comeback strong this season. KD and co are sitting comfortably with a 2-0 lead in the 2021 Eastern Conference semifinals.
Kevin Durant has not let down anybody’s expectations. The man has been outstanding in every aspect of the game this post-season. His shooting is a stand out for sure. His playoff stats are just outstanding. In the last seven games, he has averaged 32.0 PPG, 7.3 RPG and 2.0 BPG. To add to these insane stats, KD has a 55.0% FG, 50.0%3P and 91.1% FT. The stats are just pure fire.
Kevin Durant this playoffs (7 games):
No one can stop him. pic.twitter.com/va7DY5O4xg
— StatMuse (@statmuse) June 8, 2021
Kevin Durant hasn’t stuck to firing shots on court, the man brought his hot-shot game off court as well.
What Did Jay Williams Do To Make KD Mad?
After Game 2 of the Eastern Conference semifinal between the Brooklyn Nets and the Milwaukee Bucks, celebrations for the Nets had begun as they had a 2-0 lead. However the celebrations were cut short for Kevin Durant. KD was fuming when he heard about how the ESPN analyst, Jay Williams on live television.
Jay went on to share a story about an interaction he had with Kevin Durant at a Christmas party years ago. Williams claims that at the party, Kevin told him to never compare Giannis to him and demanded that respect be shown on is name.
“Don’t you ever compare me to Giannis” – Kevin Durant told Jay Williams put some respek’ on his name.pic.twitter.com/Ed04jM0TLr
— The Undefeated (@TheUndefeated) June 8, 2021
Kevin Durant Fires Shots At Jay Williams
Getting on Kevin Durant’s wrong side is not something anyone should wish for in their wildest dreams. Kevin Durant is not one to back away from calling out something for what it is . He does not backdown from standing up for his peers or himself.
KD did not react well to Jay’s claim and he called Williams out
Kevin Durant ain’t happy with Jay Williams
— Nets Nation (@NetsNationCP) June 8, 2021
However Jay Williams decided to react to the shots fired by Kevin Durant. The ESPN analyst took to social media to say that he stands by his story and that it’s the truth. This battle between KD and Jay Williams does not look like it’s going to be shut down any time soon but for now KD has a game 3 to prepare for.
Jay Williams Fires Back At Kevin Durant, 'I Stand By My Story'https://t.co/h6hy8H11Un
— TMZ Sports (@TMZ_Sports) June 9, 2021