Golden State Warriors ubiquitous manager Bob Myers tends to proceed life as carefully optimistic. He pronounced Wednesday that during final summer’s Kevin Durant sweepstakes he truly didn’t trust Durant would pointer with a Dubs, and prepared himself for that eventuality.
Even when Durant called him on his preference day, Jul 4, Myers suspicion things were going in a most opposite direction.
“He said, ‘just wish to tell we that we conclude we guys entrance out and assembly with me,’ and afterwards he used a word ‘but,'” Myers told ESPN Radio’s Russillo Kanell. “And we thought, oh man, that’s too bad.
“But afterwards he said, though I’ve motionless to come (to) wish to be a Warrior. It was a flattering large focus of tension given we suspicion he was job for a letdown. And afterwards we asked him later, ‘what were we doing, we totally fumbled that when we told me we were coming’. And he said, ‘I was meditative about messing you, though afterwards we suspicion forget it.'”
Myers, who’s been a Warriors’ GM given 2012, called a Durant manoeuvre one of a biggest moments of his career.
“Pretty strenuous emotion,” he said. “As distant as a work moment, that and winning a championship, those are large moments.”