Durant's latest kicks send message to his critics

From ESPN - September 12, 2017

Golden State Warriors All-Star Kevin Durant has been making statements with his apparel all summer, and his Nike KD 10 Finals shoes, released Tuesday, keep up the conversation.

Last month, Durant released a new color for his KD 10s surrounded by red velvet cupcakes, a reference to the moniker given him by former teammate Russell Westbrook.

The new shoes also offer a message to his critics.

The insoles feature a series of critiques and names directed at him since he left the Oklahoma City Thunder to join the Warriors in July 2016.

Lame. Does not Care About Fans. He's Changed. Quitter. Weak. Snake. Soft.
Arrogant. Choked. Pathetic. Loser. Bandwagon. Traitor. Cheater.

Overlaid on the list on one insole, big and bright yellow, are the words:

2017 champs


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