The NBA has a new villain
The man known as the Slim Reaper has come for the souls of everyone in the NBA not rocking Gold and Blue.
Kevin Durant decided to take his talents to the Bay early on Independence Day and NBA Twitter unraveled at the seams. The reactions and memes were incredible though. Here's just a taste of the best:
Classic KD photos
Simmons and Brown go at it
We got our first look at Philadelphia 76ers No. 1 pick Ben Simmons yesterday during a summer league game against Boston and No. 3 pick Jaylen Brown.
Simmons pulling off some incredible passes? Check.
Ben Simmons https://t.co/E5gjydDtj0— Bleacher Report (@BleacherReport) July 4, 2016
Brown showing his length and embarrassing Simmons on the defensive end? Check.
No. 1 pick vs. No. 3 pick.— Boston Celtics (@celtics) July 5, 2016
No. 3 pick wins pic.twitter.com/qlQL0YCyjD
It looks like there might be some actual competition in the NBA this season — in the East anyway. #ThanksKD
Simone Biles' first pitch is better than yours
Venus Williams defies time
Players to reach a Grand Slam SF after turning 36.— WTA Insider (@WTA_insider) July 5, 2016
Billie Jean King
Legends both on and off the court.
Joey Chestnut is not human
Chestnut smashed 70 hot dogs in 10 minutes, which is apparently a record. You can search for video of this feat on your own.
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