The ongoing finals of the 71st season of the National Basketball Association (NBA) has transformed the social media world into a field for opinions and debates of Basketball enthusiasts from all over the world.
From predictions as to who will win the prestigious title, to how the game will flow and who will be named the finals MVP (Most Valuable Player), Netizens have a ready answer to all of these and they are betting their money on it.
While others are busy concentrating on the progress of the game and the performance of the players, some are more inclined to making memes or funny jokes about the esteemed players.
The Facebook page, PBA Vines, Memes Etc has posted a photo of a man who looks exactly like Golden State Warriors’ (GSW) star player, Kevin Durant.
See the photo here:
Kevin Wayne Durant (born September 29, 1988) or more commonly known as “KD” started his career in the 2007 NBA draft, he was selected with the second overall pick by the Seattle SuperSonics. After his rookie season, the team relocated to Oklahoma City and became the Thunder. Durant helped lead Oklahoma City to the 2012 NBA Finals, losing to the Miami Heat in five games. He played nine seasons for the Thunder organization before joining the Warriors in 2016.
The post has gone viral since it was posted. As of writing time, it already gained a whooping 32,000 reactions, 17,000 shares and more than 1,500 comments from KD, GSW and NBA fans.
As we can all remember, the Golden State Warriors have tried to make history by sweeping a 4-0 win against their rival, the Cleveland Cavaliers in the ongoing NBA finals series. These teams also faced off in the Finals of the 2015 and 2016 seasons of the NBA.