Here’s how athletes reacted to Game 7 between the Thunder and Warriors.
Game 7 of the Western Conference finals between the Oklahoma City Thunder and Golden State Warriors brought athletes from across the sports world to Twitter to express their opinions on the decisive game of the highly competitive series.
The Warriors ultimately took the winner-take-all contest, 96–88, and will now move on to face the Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA Finals. Two-time MVP Stephen Curry led the way for Golden State on Monday night, posting 36 points in the win, while Kevin Durant paced Oklahoma City with 27 points in his final game before free agency.
Take a look at some of the best athlete reactions throughout Game 7.
😏— Reggie Jackson (@Reggie_Jackson) May 31, 2016
Time to RECRUIT KD to the Sixers🙏🏿🙏🏿🙏🏿— Joel Embiid (@JoelEmbiid) May 31, 2016
Lets go KD!— Ben Tate (@BenTateRB) May 31, 2016
Klay playing like it means something... Respect— Dez Bryant (@DezBryant) May 31, 2016
Klayt is my boy. He dropped 30 on me once. We were 10. Okay he did it twice.— Trevor “IamTrevorMay” May (@IamTrevorMay) May 31, 2016
Varajeo gettin freaky lmao.— Shane Larkin (@ShaneLarkin_3) May 31, 2016
If all refs called the game like this flopping would be extinct!!!!!!! I love it— Jared Dudley (@JaredDudley619) May 31, 2016
Wow what is Durant doing ?— Johnthan Banks (@JBanks_27) May 31, 2016
My goodness Steph— Derek Carr (@derekcarrqb) May 31, 2016
Steven Adams is the oldest looking 22yr old of all time.— Brett Anderson (@_BAnderson30_) May 31, 2016
This dude is insane! Curry is Cold Blooded— Justin Anderson (@JusAnderson1) May 31, 2016
Stone kold! Curry !— Terrelle Pryor SR (@TerrellePryor) May 31, 2016
You know what it is about Klay? Every time the Thunder can really blow the game open, he hits TIMELY shots to help keep them in it..— Jamal Crawford (@JCrossover) May 31, 2016
Steph Curry all heart on that final possession to close out the half!— Reggie Bush (@ReggieBush) May 31, 2016
Nothing like a game 7— Justise Winslow (@IAmJustise) May 31, 2016
The Warriors are seeking their second straight NBA title.