Cut Du­rant a break — he doesn’t know fu­ture

San Francisco Chronicle - - SPORTING GREEN - AL SARACEVIC

I’m with KD on this.

The end­less, re­lent­less, point­less spec­u­la­tion on where Kevin Du­rant will sign next sum­mer bores me. He’ll sign some­where. But the man doesn’t know yet. How could the me­dia?

That doesn’t stop the tor­rent. Whether Du­rant talks to re­porters, or doesn’t, the re­ports keep trick­ling out, usu­ally tied to what­ever town the War­riors might be vis­it­ing. That dy­namic peaked be­fore, dur­ing and af­ter Golden State’s re­cent visit to New York.

Imag­ine KD at MSG! Look, they traded Porzingis! Some­one call Kyrie!

It was all bull pucky. And ev­ery­one knows it. But that didn’t stop the me­dia from ob­sess­ing. (Guilty, as charged.) Ap­par­ently, Mr. Du­rant reads

Saracevic con­tin­ues on B8

Harry How / Getty Im­ages

Stephen Curry (front) and Kevin Du­rant are both in the top five in scor­ing in the NBA.

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