It’s evident that Durant is looking forward to the challenge of going up against the four-time NBA champion LeBron James in Thursday night’s divisional matchup with the Los Angeles Lakers.
As NBACentral reports, Durant referred to James as “arguably the best ever” in a short promotional film released before Thursday’s game in Los Angeles.
Unfortunately for Durant, both Suns rookie Bradley Beal and fellow superstar Devin Booker are injured and will miss tonight’s game against the Lakers.
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Bооker, a regular All-Star, scоred a game-high 32 pоints in the win оver the Warriоrs оn Tuesday night in San Franciscо, but he nоw allegedly has a sоre fооt.
However, the Suns will need a big game from Durant on Thursday in Los Angeles against LeBron James and company.