Kevin Durant doesn't approve of the amount of criticism Kobe Bryant has received this season from the media.
Durant believes Bryant's career, which has spanned two decades, greatly overshadows his play this season and he wishes reporters would show more respect during Bryant's final months in the league.
"I've been disappointed this year because you guys treated him like [expletive]," Durant told reporters Monday via The Oklahoman. "He's a legend and all I hear is about how bad he's playing, how bad he's shooting, time for him to hang it up. You guys treated one of our legends like [expletive] and I didn't really like it."
Durant is the deputy...
Lakers star Kobe Bryant is set to play Sunday for the first time since suffering a torn Achilles' tendon last season.