Durant participated in Jamal Crawford’s Summer Pro-Am in Seattle this weekend, and while his presence was bittersweet, he was given a warm welcome.
To nobody’s surprise, the feeling was mutual:
I love and miss Seattle…damn
— Kevin Durant (@KDTrey5) August 12, 2013
Check out Durant’s introduction, courtesy of the Seattle Times. Other NBA participants included Jamal Crawford, Spencer Hawes and Martell Webster
Durant takes the mic with 5:15 remaining and says: “I miss you guys. Thank you for the warm welcome. I can’t wait to come back.” — Jerry Brewer (@JerryBrewer) August 12, 2013
Huge applause as Durant enters. Young fan says, “Oh my god! It’s getting real!”
— Jerry Brewer (@JerryBrewer) August 11, 2013
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