In a recent interview, Kevin Durant said that he thought his former teammate James Harden was a better basketball player than Dwyane Wade. That's a pretty uncontroversial thing to say, but it was enough to goad Wade into responding on social media. And Wade's response was enough to get a passive-aggressive tweet out of Kevin Durant. This is now we beef now.

Here's what Wade posted on his Instagram account yesterday:

That's a cute note. So cute, in fact, that it elicited what appears to be a response from Kevin Durant:

Uh oh! We got a beef on our hands. Hot beef!