On Monday, Kevin Durant dropped the biggest free agency bombshell since The Decision or maybe The Return or whatever weird thing LeBron’s PR people named his last free agency move. He did so in a way that has become increasingly popular with athletes making tough free agency decisions: with an open letter. In it, he cited his need for growth, his fond memories in Oklahoma City, and his excitement at taking his career to a different level. Touching, KD. Seriously. I was actually pretty well done.
But, was it honest? Probably not. So, what if he had been totally truthful? Let’s take a look.