I wouldn’t offer Kevin Durant a max contract now – Max Kellerman | First Take


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Published: 1 week ago
Brian Windhorst breaks down how Kevin Durant’s injury affects the league more than it will affect his earning potential in free agency. (4:25) Max Kellerman points to KD’s age and injury history as a big reason teams should think twice about offering him a max contract.
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Those teams better have back up plans. Everybody cannot get the player they want.

1 day ago

dont hate KD he is a great player and a loyal man

5 days ago

Kyrie really thought it was easy to lead an NBA team but saw it wasn't as easy as LeBron Steph Kawhi KD Damo CP3 Kemba makes it seem. He thinks shooting is the way.,it worked in high school it worked at Duke but not in the league...

6 days ago

I just read the caption....

Me: Did max suddenly become a smart analyst???

6 days ago

"I'll give you the last word but I'll tell you this."

Someone please tell Stephen A the definition of "last word"

6 days ago

Kd played game 5 for the love of the game he knew himself he wasnt a 100 % salute to a legend

1 week ago

0:27 - 0:34 - "So hes not gonna lose money, I'm always worried about these guys not getting taken care of". Its hard not to laugh. He knows these guys should retire after one contract and never work another day in their lives by living off the interest. They got the money don't need to ball no more.

1 week ago

Max's opinion is worthless he should go back being boxing analyst....

1 week ago

PERFECT THE CHEATING ASS WARRIORS GOT ASS FUCKED! JUST GO BUY SOME MORE PLAYERS! HELLO, STEPHEN AF SMITH YOU SUCK! DONE WITH YOU AND THE NBA!

1 week ago

Why does this woman keep interrupting....let them speak...we aren't listening to you lol

1 week ago

Kawhi and KD to the Clippers to torment LBJ.

1 week ago

Kyrie? Wtf.. why is he is the same conversation as KD or Kawahi lol

1 week ago

Whodafuq is "Kember"? 2:17 and low-key SAS trying to make a pitch to become a GM at 4:22

1 week ago

I wouldn’t offer him max either

1 week ago

agree, max

1 week ago

Durant is a loyal man who wants to sacrifice everything! This max guy is idiot and talking nonsense!! I will take Durant any day in my team! You all forgot who is the real boss! He will return more hungry then before because only Durant knows how badly he wants to win another championship!

1 week ago

What a damn waste. Gsw so desperate all the time.. used and abused kd. :(

1 week ago

Even after all that focus on his injury. All the load management.. even kawhi was hurting by eastern conference finals. The load management was to help minimize the situation. Now leonard can focus on the real healing all summer.

1 week ago

Kyrie Irving signing with the Pacers would also be a good look for the Pacers.

1 week ago

I think the Lakers will sign Kyrie with some of the cap space they have left

1 week ago

Max you really 💯% KD hater. The guy don't need that much money anyway!!!

1 week ago

sry but this is absurd, you give him the store and pray he wants to stay.. max you gonna bet against him? just like ur brady pick? lets be honest here... feel like first take does these videos on purpose, get ppl tlkn starting to catch on, took me a minute 2 catch on -- sports medicine is evolving incredibly fast, this aint 1996 anymore, there improving techniques on daily basis as opposed to season/years + training techniques revolutionizing calorie intake a lot you u can do especially for someone as active as kd, just no way this opinion sounds anything other than click-bait

1 week ago

Come to the lakers

1 week ago

0:31 riiiight always worried about these multi-multi-multi millionaires not getting taking care of....lol

1 week ago

George came.back durant will come back stronger with more exp3ctation

1 week ago

Near Career-Ending injury...
"GIVE HIM THE MAX!!"





Smoke Weed..
"HELL NAH, DEVIL, GET HIM OUTTA HERE! DRUG ADDICT!!"

1 week ago

Did he just say he worries about these millionaires being taken care of? Dont have to worry dude, KD be aight!

1 week ago

why work with the medical staff who broke you in the first place?

1 week ago

Max has the point. KD would be around 32-33 y/o by the time he is ready to come back full swing. But even then, there is no guarantee KD would have the same lift for defense and shots. But luckily, KD is an excellent three-point shooter as a 6'10 centre height. So he will be fine even if most of his offense is generated from outside shots. KD would be like Lopez knocking down three's... lol

1 week ago

The steroid shots in the injured calves is what caused the ruptured Achilles tendon. I blame the medical staff

1 week ago