“Be prepared for that as fans” - KD goes in hard on expectations It’s a natural question, we all wonder why the Warriors fare so poorly on some nights and yet look completely dominant and untouchable on another: what’s going on with those off nights? For a team that has spent the past three seasons chasing accolades and breaking records, watching them sleep walk through first quarters (much less entire games) can be jarring. And so fans and media have been clamoring for answers - is the team complacent, too old, lazy, or what? The truth is - as is often the case - somewhat more murky than any one answer. It’s a combination of all the reasons I’ve listed above and more; but the end result is incontrovertible, we kind of suck in the first quarter this year: “Teams are getting better. Teams know what we do.“ Following last night’s game, I was watching the post game interviews with one eye and ear while playing with my phone, when I heard the unmistakable sound of sincerity in Kevin Durant’s
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