You do not need to mess with Kevin Durant.
If you do, apparently you may meet the wrath of his bodyguard — even in the event you’re one in every of his opponents throughout a recreation.
During the Nets vs. Bucks contest Thursday evening, Durant acquired right into a scrum with Milwaukee ahead P.J. Tucker. As the 2 gamers went at it, teammates and different workers surrounded them to interrupt it up, however a person clad in a safety guard-type outfit additionally joined the fray.
According to The Athletic, that man was Durant’s bodyguard, who’s on the Nets’ payroll.
This incident between Durant and Tucker was only a glorified shouting match, however the bodyguard needed to guarantee that Durant did not discover himself in any kind of hassle with one of many peskiest and most bodily undersized forwards within the league.
It have to be good for Durant to have that kind of non-public safety out there always, even when on the court docket. And the bodyguard confirmed good blocking method, pushing by way of the gang to wall off Tucker from advancing any additional on Durant.
The play was, maybe, one of many higher box-outs that occurred within the Brooklyn-Milwaukee recreation.