Kevin Durant is officially joining the Splash Brothers and company.
It was confirmed over the weekend that the Oklahoma City Thunder star has signed a deal with the Golden State Warriors, making this one of the biggest NBA stories of the year. “This has been by far the most challenging few weeks in my professional life,” Durant wrote in a personal blog on The Players Tribune.
He added, “It really pains me to know that I will disappoint so many people with this choice, but I believe I am doing what I feel is the right thing at this point in my life and my playing career.”
Following the big news, social media was flooded with reaction to the big deal. Celebrities even shared their thoughts, many, with mixed emotions.