Kevin Durant announced he will sign with the Golden State Warriors on Monday.
Durant is reportedly signing a deal for two years worth $54.3 million, with a player option for the second season.
The signing could very well shift the landscape of the NBA, with the Warriors likely becoming the overwhelming favorite to win the Finals next season. Durant’s signing drew reactions from numerous NBA players on Twitter:
Looks I just turnt the gogo wifi on at the right time...— Andre Iguodala (@andre) July 4, 2016
Damn— Dorell Wright (@DWRIGHTWAY1) July 4, 2016
woah— Sam Dekker (@dekker) July 4, 2016
Sooooo KD really going to the Warriors😂 sick change of events— CJ McCollum (@CJMcCollum) July 4, 2016
Russ about to avg a triple double with 30 😂😂— CJ McCollum (@CJMcCollum) July 4, 2016
Thats crazy!!!! KD in GSW???? .... R they gonna score 200 points a game😂😂— Marcin Gortat (@MGortat) July 4, 2016
WOW... Really?— Evan Fournier (@EvanFourmizz) July 4, 2016
Wow.. Warriors..!— Troy Daniels (@troydaniels) July 4, 2016
The NBA is WEIRD...!— al harrington (@cheddahcheese7) July 4, 2016
Whoa...— Jeremy Lin (@JLin7) July 4, 2016
Wow!😳— Brice Johnson (@bjohnson_23) July 4, 2016
I got the Warriors on NBA2k 😂😂😂— Marquis Daniels (@Marquis_Daniels) July 4, 2016