We need to talk about Kevin Durant’s nickname.
After the All-Star Game, Kevin Durant sat down for an interview with Grantland’s Bill Simmons. Toward the end of their talk, Simmons brought up his new “The Slim Reaper” nickname and asked Durant if he was OK with having that moniker thrust upon him. “You can call me The Servant,” Durant replied. He went on to explain what that stupid-ass nickname means: