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Kevin Durant and the Brooklyn Nets beat the Detroit Pistons 96-90 on Friday night in Michigan. 

After the game, Durant spoke about 2021 first overall pick Cade Cunningham. 

"I love Cade's game, I think he's going to be a tough tough cover for a long long time," Durant said. "Got to know him when he was in high school, so we built a little relationship and to play against him in the NBA is what we had a lot of conversations about. Being on this level and what it took."

The full clip of Durant's response about Cunningham can be seen in the tweet that is embedded below from SNY's Nets Videos Twitter account.

Durant finished the game with 29 points, ten rebounds and five assists. 

As for Cunningham, he finished the game with a team-high 17 points. 

The Pistons fell to 1-8, and the Nets advanced to 6-3.

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