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After being down 3-0 the Houston Rockets have won two straight games over the Oklahoma City Thunder. After game 5 one of the Rockets bench warmers called Kevin Durant out on Twitter.
Royce White is not even a bench warmer; he is not with the Rockets for the playoffs. White suffers from an anxiety disorder, and has not played for the Rockets all season long. He has spent time in the D- League. Here is what White had to say after the Rockets took game 5.
“And… that’s why you play the games. That @okcthunder team just looked shook. They’re looking shaky baby.”
White followed with another tweet to Durant.
“@KDTrey5… Y’all are looking SHAAAKYY BAAABYY.”
Durant on White’s comments:
“I wish he could have felt the intensity of a playoff game. I guess watching on TV is better.”
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