The Oklahoman took aim at Kevin Durant on Thursday, calling the Thunder star “Mr. Unreliable” in a headline. Being the competitor that he is, Durant responded perfectly to the newspaper, eluding to the fact that he needs to step his game up this postseason.
Durant on The Oklahoman’s headline: “That’s what they’re supposed to write. I didn’t come through for the team.”
— Darnell Mayberry (@DarnellMayberry) May 1, 2014
On Thursday night in Game 6 against Memphis Durant has a chance to quiet the naysayers. If he doesn’t lead OKC to a win, it’ll be a long offseason of pundits questioning whether he can win the big one.