Kevin Durant fires back with cupcake-themed Nikes

Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant answers questions during a news conference prior to the team's NBA basketball game against the Boston Celtics on Wednesday, March 8, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
AP Photo/Ben Margot

Members of the Oklahoma City Thunder had a field day with Kevin Durant for choosing the Golden State Warriors in free agency by using a slew of cupcake references.

Russell Westbrook took to Instagram the day Durant fled and posted a picture of a cupcake. Even fans got in on the joke when the Warriors forward returned to Oklahoma City for the first time, donning cupcake shirts.

Nike promoted Durant’s new cupcake-themed KD 10s because he’s the “smoothest player in the game,” but it’s difficult to not think that this isn’t a jab at the haters.

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