Stephen A. Smith is going to war with Kevin Durant. The ESPN analyst went in on KD on First Take, relaying that he was offended that the NBA star questioned his credibility as a journalist during an epic rant.
The tiff started when KD said Smith was “making up stories” when he said sources told him the sharpshooter was considering heading to the Los Angeles Lakers if he dipped into free agency.
“Kevin Durant is the one that’s lying,” said Smith matter of factly today (Oct. 5).
Smith rant was epic, including references to his extensive careers, his ability to get source to talk and the stories he’s broken. Choice quotes include “You are in no position question my credibility, whatsoever” and “I am a Black man on national television with a big mouth.”
Also, Smith alluded that Roc Nation may be wear he got his intel. “[You’re] being represented by Roc Nation, I know these boys,” he said.