Kevin Durant Addresses His Internet-Born Nickname 'Slim Reaper'

Tristan ThornburghSocial Media StaffJanuary 23, 2014


Kevin Durant's nicknames of "KD" and "Durantula" have left a lot to be desired for some NBA fans, so redditor Ebonicz94 came up with the nickname of "The Slim Reaper," which many on the Internet felt was an improvement.

Upon hearing the moniker, a designer came up with this awesome graphic:

via pixelf****.com

While there are a lot of fans of this nickname, Durant is not one of them:


UPDATE: Wednesday, Jan. 29 at 2:45 p.m. ET

Durant provided more detail as to why he doesn't like the nickname: 

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Hat tip to Chris Yuscavage of Complex Sports for the find, PixelF****.com for the graphic.