Kevin Durant has agreed to a two-year contract to remain with the Warriors, according to multiple reports, which is not surprising. What is a surprise is Durant’s low salary.
Kevin Durant told former Oklahoma City Thunder teammate Russell Westbrook that he was going to re-sign with the team before eventually deciding to leave for the Golden State Warriors, according to Royce Young of ESPN.
Following Kevin Durant's decision to leave the Thunder for the Warriors, there was plenty of reaction from other NBA players on Twitter.
Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant is willing to take less money on a contract extension in efforts to keep the team's core group of players together, reports ESPN.com's Ramona Shelburne and Chris Haynes.
Warriors Co-Chairman Joe Lacob thanked Kevin Durant on Monday and announced that Golden State will retire his jersey number. SI Now hosts Robin Lundberg and Amy Campbell believe that Durant clearly deserves the gesture, but some are calling it a PR move.