Durant joined TikTok on Friday as “2way3level” — amassing 67,000 followers by Saturday morning. The username is probably going a reference to a selected sort of construct within the online game NBA 2K22, an all-around famous person archetype that matches Durant’s real-life playstyle nicely.
It has been an fascinating offseason for Durant. After the Nets had been swept by the Boston Celtics within the playoffs, hypothesis swirled round each his and teammate Kyrie Irving‘s futures with the group. Even supposing Durant signed a four-year, $198 million max extension in August 2021, sources informed ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski that Durant requested Nets proprietor Joe Tsai to be traded from the franchise. It is a particular shortfall for a group that, with Durant, Irving and James Harden, was speculated to be the subsequent iteration of an NBA superteam. Resulting from a wide range of elements, the trio solely ever performed 16 games together — going a tantalizing 13-Three — earlier than Harden was traded to the Philadelphia 76ers.
Durant’s NBA future remains to be undetermined, however he hasn’t misplaced his humorousness, as indicated by his first publish on TikTok.
“2way3level” is formally on TikTok 😂 pic.twitter.com/BulR7Yvk0S
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