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NBA players were as impressed with Kevin Durant as you were

NBA Finals Warriors Cavaliers Basketball

Golden State Warriors’ Kevin Durant celebrates with teammates after Game 3 of basketball’s NBA Finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers, Wednesday, June 6, 2018, in Cleveland. The Warriors defeated the Cavaliers 110-102 to take a 3-0 lead in the series. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)


Kevin Durant was a cold-blooded assassin.

Durant finished with 43 points on 23 shots, hit six threes, drained the deep dagger, and generally carried an off Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson to a Game 3 win.

The showing overwhelmed the Cavaliers and it impressed other NBA players, who took to Twitter.

Brandon Rush, however, may have summed up the ultimate outcome best.