As we all know, Kevin Durant is out for the next two months, possibly longer, with a foot injury.
Old-timers balk at the notion of top superstars being friends off the court but LeBron James doesn’t listen to them critics. He got in touch with the four-time scoring champion,
From Dave McMenamin of ESPN:
LeBron James said he texted Kevin Durant to offer his support: "I told him the game's not the same without him out there"
— Dave McMenamin (@mcten) October 15, 2014
Indeed, the game won’t be the same without Kevin Durant. Superstars step up their games when they go against fellow superstars. And if anything, these superstars keep track of others just so they can ramp their own games up.
So, yes, I agree with LeBron James. The game’s not the same without Kevin Durant. Speedy recovery, KD.
LeBron/Durant pic courtesy of Getty Images.