Kevin Durant


OAKLAND – It was a single quote, and all through August and into September it stuck to Klay Thompson’s image like a wad of gum to the sole of his sneakers.


OAKLAND -- Dressed in his game gear and pulling up a chair for a meet-and-greet with media from around the globe, Kevin Durant on Monday officially moved in with the Warriors.


OAKLAND – Steve Kerr concedes the obvious, that the remodeled Warriors aren’t built for the kind of mass substitutions he utilized when coaching the deepest roster in the NBA.


OAKLAND – To those in the media and beyond that want to cast the Warriors as villains because they won the Kevin Durant Sweepstakes, general manager Bob Myers has a question:


OAKLAND – Four more days. Four more days for the hype to ebb and the heavy lifting and heavier breathing to begin.