Found August 14, 2012 on Jocks and Stiletto Jill:
Newly minted Gold medalist and OKC Thunder teammates James Harden and Kevin Durant were guests on Late night with Jimmy Fallon. The duo was asked what their feelings were about the Dwight Howard trade to LA. Color KD and JHard not impressed:   Can you blame them? Fresh off their first finals appearance in June [...]
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