Kevin Durant #35 of the Golden State Warriors reacts during...

Kevin Durant #35 of the Golden State Warriors reacts during their game against the Houston Rockets in Game Five of the Western Conference Semifinals of the 2019 NBA Playoffs at ORACLE Arena on May 08, 2019 in Oakland, California.  Credit: Getty Images/Ezra Shaw

“We didn’t have to play together. It wasn’t necessary,” he said. “But, we were friends before anything, and we just happened to want to hoop together. But it wasn’t a thing we planned. It just came together.”

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