Magic Johnson wants Kevin Durant to find happiness | First Take

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Magic Johnson wonders where Kevin Durant will find happiness if winning back-to-back championships with Stephen Curry, Draymond Green and Klay Thompson on the Golden State Warriors didn’t do it for him.
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Sep 20, 2019




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Angelia Bledsoe
Angelia Bledsoe 2 months ago
KD bevballing ..he got bunch HATERS...we love u Kelvin...okc!!!!
Shivu anir
Shivu anir 8 months ago
Is this professional sports or high school?? No other profession has managers wishing for happiness of employees Stop treating these guys like pampered babies.. No wonder they never grow up and feel entitled
BIG DICK 8 months ago
Adam 8 months ago
Maybe I'm a dinosaur but can you imagine Larry Bird or Michael Jordan being so soft during their playing days?
Mike Letterst
Mike Letterst 8 months ago
Magic Johnson what's the CD4 count on that thing
Magic Will Fix It
Magic Will Fix It 8 months ago
Durant never gonna be the same prime KD ever again, he is getting older and slower not faster, he is coming off the most devastating bball injury which will slow him down further and take away some of his hops as well. You will see a noticeable difference in his game next year
Jordan Orick
Jordan Orick 8 months ago
KD summed up: “I’m not as good as Lebron, never have been and never will be, period, EVERYONE knows it, and I can’t handle it.” KD will not be happy until he realizes and accepts the undeniable fact that he simply isn’t on the Lebron. MJ level. Perhaps if he LEADS two different teams who weren’t good until he got there to 8 straight Finals them we MIGHT consider mentioning him somewhere in the same vicinity or ballpark as GOAT James. But not until then. And KD doesn’t like Kerr because of Kerrs statement that MJ and Lebron are the two best players that he’s ever seen.
Eric Taylor
Eric Taylor 8 months ago
happiness isn't alway's there it's a constant pursuit.
Guy Gilliam
Guy Gilliam 8 months ago
durant just want to hoop and get stats, kyrie too; winning no longer matter!
Moe 8 months ago
KD the greatest and Kylie a killa the nets ain’t gon b nothin to fk wit once they get right...
JOE RUSSH 8 months ago
Kd I think is in a retirement state.. that might be his only happiness..Still got a lot of life in him but if you mental state ain't there, then your game not either
Jorge Salas
Jorge Salas 8 months ago
One day Kevin Durant will come out gay.
Freeman 8 months ago
KD is Gay. He needs to comeout of the closet.
Karen Kordei
Karen Kordei 8 months ago
Stop sleeping on Golden State I'm sick of it also I really do hope KD find happiness like magic said a lot of the team step back for KD
D. League
D. League 8 months ago
He wants adulation, and that comes from play and personality. He only has one of those.
Michael Gray
Michael Gray 8 months ago
SAS is stuck on stupid. The Lakers are NOT the favorites.
Andrej Lorenci
Andrej Lorenci 8 months ago
Ego never finds happiness.
Drone 24
Drone 24 8 months ago
Please What ego do you see... Besides that Draymond incident at the Clippers game You had Bob Myers at the championship parade saying What he Said Was Disrespectful to KD...Who didn't say anything, That man stated he just wanna play
fully dunce
fully dunce 8 months ago
It's hard to be as great as he is and find happiness we bmneed the puss and the drive
Alan Bustillo
Alan Bustillo 8 months ago
KD ... it’s not going to win another championship..... without the Warriors ... KD... at best would be like TMAC.... phenomenal player but would have never won no championship ..... I mean KD ,Westbrook and harden with serge couldn’t win one..... Nuff said.... you’re different from the rest of the Warriors cause you’re not a winner....be forever grateful to chef curry KD!!!!!!!
manny lopez
manny lopez 8 months ago
It works cuz there was 4 allstars on the floor in there prime
Reiq 8 months ago
She looks bored shitless
Tim Williams
Tim Williams 8 months ago
Magic may want him to find happiness, but I want him to find a woman and stop being such a mommas boy !!!
Mark Joe Flores
Mark Joe Flores 8 months ago
KD wants to have a balance conference,! west is stack stars! he will be the number one player in east aside giannnis
clipside 8 months ago
Lol its funny because KD benefited the most with the spacing provided by klay and steph... lol soon he will realize scoring wont be as easy once hes out of golden state..
JRT 4JUSTICE 8 months ago
Well said Magic about KD.
Fizzyphafacts Truth
Fizzyphafacts Truth 8 months ago
He said it’s not a bad thing idiot why y’all so concerned with how another man feels
Drone 24
Drone 24 8 months ago
Facts Brother.... It's about putting yourself in the best position to win and Give you Pleasure to be there...Stephen A Act to emotional Alot
Patricia Ashley
Patricia Ashley 8 months ago
Why Ate You So Loud. His Name is Jesus. Trust Him. Read: Isaiah Chapter 59.
D Ray
D Ray 8 months ago
Durant is so sensitive that he can't even stand people wanting him to be happy
Jeffrey Jorge in new york city
Them titles dont mean nothing he should of just bought them
Jeffrey Jorge in new york city
Just speaking facts even if those sound stupid
Jeffrey Jorge in new york city
💘 everyone
Jeffrey Jorge in new york city
I wonder if the people in the stands got paid to sit threw this
johnnie hotrod
johnnie hotrod 8 months ago
if the 🐍 isn't happy @ all,then he should go to the rockets & reunite with westbrook & harden ...... & ask ibaka to join them too ........ 😂🤣😂🤣😂🤣😂🤣😂🤣😂 ......
josh 8 months ago
Warriors even offered him the super max. Not enough.
Respect Knuckles
Respect Knuckles 8 months ago
Find happiness ninja,!! 😂😂
Eric Cendejas
Eric Cendejas 8 months ago
Durant lacks the champion gene, he’s not a leader and never will
Benjamin Pectol
Benjamin Pectol 8 months ago
Translation: Magic is happy KD is out of the Western Conference. Magic gave the entire Laker team the hiv. Dwite Howard came back for seconds.
Big H
Big H 8 months ago
Kevin Durant is one confused brother
TheTlewis3074 8 months ago
I lost some respect for Magic.
Jessica Knowles
Jessica Knowles 8 months ago
KD needs to comb his hair, perhaps he will find happiness. KD. wants it all KD. need inner peace ☮️ with him self to be happy 😃 l hope he don’t win. another dam championship. To ungrateful. Go GSW. Champions 2020. much love S.Curry . Honey Golden State is your team.
Don M
Don M 8 months ago
He is justifiably unhappy. What he did was unprecedented and therefore people who think to do the same in future need to observe and take note....Its makes you happier when you build things yourself rather than jump on what others were building before. Which doesnt mean he should not be happy, it is good he is not happy as it would not be a good look for him to be happy with just being given 2 easy titles!
Don M
Don M 8 months ago
@Sydney Cole What wuld have been more impactful Ewing and Barkley joining and putting 2 losses on Jordan or KD Joining GSW and putting 2 losses on Lebron? Add to that KLAW Joining TOR and do what Lebron wasnt able to do
Sydney Cole
Sydney Cole 8 months ago
Don M wade won finals mvp before lebron got to Miami
Don M
Don M 8 months ago
@Sydney Cole And what did Wade/Bosh win together before? They formed a team not join a championship team that held season 73/9 win record. Two different things all together, thats not even a strong as two champions like KD and KI linking up! They all built the team just like KD will have to do now with KI
Sydney Cole
Sydney Cole 8 months ago
Don M So lebron joined wade and Bosh........
MikeyLuvesGames 8 months ago
I wanted the same for magic but instead he found aids
Highlemon 8 months ago
He knows he didn’t earn those 2 rings
Stiggle77 8 months ago
Let's all gather around to figure out how to make someone happy who is a millionaire. I think we should make this a running series.
BigSi 2017
BigSi 2017 8 months ago
The key to happiness is staying true to yourself. Stand and fight like a man and lose every year with Westbrick like everybody else!
Sidonio Figueiredo Jr
He needs Jesus
bledzone231 8 months ago
Durant need to find his real happiness team, by not going other team.
Ricardo Blake
Ricardo Blake 8 months ago
magic talk truth
Christopher Yoon Kim
How tf you gonna find happiness if youre not happy w/ yourself?
李善德 8 months ago
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Fire Storm
Fire Storm 8 months ago
He is not happy with himself inside and shows
Keith Edwards
Keith Edwards 8 months ago
Having a conversation like that in front of such a huge crowd doesn't seem a bit....idk....cringey?...or its just me?
Brian Roiger
Brian Roiger 8 months ago
Nobody is happy.
Charles Brown
Charles Brown 8 months ago
How did this become about happiness???
Benjamin Assey
Benjamin Assey 8 months ago
SAS: that’s good point Max but you are wrong and this is why lol
Ricky Runks
Ricky Runks 8 months ago
Durant should just come out & say how he feels, all this double talk got him looking dumb. He hates Steph Curry, his place in basketball, his image & the way ppl praise him. Durant said he hated "ball movement offence" translation just give me the ball. He hated being "part of the team" and really thought by now he'd eclipse be THE guy in GS. His plan was to divide & conquer, to dismantle GS as we knew it. He wanted the Warriors staff & team to praise him & felt away when they kept it moving, considering they were all already winners.
Ricky Runks
Ricky Runks 8 months ago
@Sydney Cole Ahh -ha, he's a better at doing what he does, but Steph is definitely better than KD in terms of importance to a team/any team.
Sydney Cole
Sydney Cole 8 months ago
Ricky Runks Kd is WAAY better than curry
Vimi 8 months ago
Bring back seattle sonics where he first started his career and was happy playing ball.
Jr G
Jr G 8 months ago
Clippers coming out before the lakers do 🤷🏽‍♂️sorry magic
Derrick kennedy
Derrick kennedy 8 months ago
Kevin and kyrie are gonna win a ring together , Russ and James are gonna win a ring together , Kawhi and Pg are gonna win a ring together & Bron and AD will win a ring together . I don’t think we will see anymore back to back champs it’s gonna be a new finals each year for the next 5 years
Artur Rofi
Artur Rofi 8 months ago
I agree with you Mr Johnson with exception of if it's not Golden State than there is no place else.. I think the Nets have a good shot to flourish with KD and he could lead them to that stage. But yes, Golden State is loaded and this makes move makes NBA More COMPARATIVE.
ankevious oliver
ankevious oliver 8 months ago
KD is gonna pull a Robin William's out here. Someone reach out to that man.
Internet troll
Internet troll 8 months ago
Nah kyrie gonna take care of him.
Heathcliff 8 months ago
KD is just a sensitive giraffe
john doe
john doe 8 months ago
Magic Johnson is still alive ?!? did he have HIV, AIDS ??
AltCtrlR 8 months ago
Kevin Durant’s attitude is the reason he’s not happy. If he changes that, then there is hope for him. If not, he’s not going to find it, especially not in Brooklyn.
VaShaun 8 months ago
Kareem is an introvert
Silas Osano
Silas Osano 8 months ago
Dono why I think magic should just stfu
Mr SS 8 months ago
If you making millions and winning, who cares "who tean" it is because in reality its the owner(s)
Mike the bone crusher
2:56 that one poor warriors fan who only cheered for golden state
Barry White
Barry White 8 months ago
“...Whoso trusts in the Lord happy is he.” Pr 16:20 . This man is rich and famous. But until you find rest in your soul - nothing is going to satisfy. That’s how you are made.
Eric Cartman
Eric Cartman 8 months ago
#23 on trending
Sickles197 8 months ago
Yellow Supercar
Yellow Supercar 8 months ago
Watch kd come back and nets be a bust , he’s not a leader like Jordan or magic
Jean Pompee
Jean Pompee 8 months ago
KD you’re selfish brat, you lost your mind fool.
Gods Pinkyring
Gods Pinkyring 8 months ago
Lol I’m sure that man is pretty happy.
It's donald cheadle
It's donald cheadle 8 months ago
Happy sit "
ATL 1 8 months ago
A lot of speculation in the comments section
avocado o
avocado o 8 months ago
Durant needs to buy a tuna fish sandwich on a bread stick
308328928 8 months ago
Why is this out loud with the audience?
DEN E.V 8 months ago
This guy does not look like a guy with the mental fortitude to be able to battle back from this very serious injury. He could very well be done.
MikeRocks25 8 months ago
The boy, Kevin Durant, needs to man-up and shake that matriarchal energy off of himself and stop being in his feelings so much. Tell that boy to be a leader and play ball, get paid, and win NBA championships.
Cyrs M
Cyrs M 8 months ago
This is what happens when you spend your whole nba career trying to be somebody else until he gets the recognition lebron has gotten he won’t be happy and he gave that up when he joined gs now with his injury he won’t be the player he was the nets is going to be kyrie’s team and he’ll be bitter about that
JaMaurae Birden
JaMaurae Birden 8 months ago
Question: When did KEVIN DURANT say he WAS NOT HAPPY?
Magnet Jay
Magnet Jay 8 months ago
Durant best offensive player o the NBA Probably top 10 defender
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