Former Texas Longhorns standout and two-time NBA champion Kevin Durant isn’t just changing teams, moving from the Golden State Warriors to the Brooklyn Nets, he’s also changing numbers, he announced on Sunday via Twitter:
Durant also released a statement about the change after wearing No. 35 at Texas and then for each of the three previous NBA teams for which he played.
Kevin Durant’s explanation for the number change. pic.twitter.com/w6C2ioO1IW— Logan Murdock (@loganmmurdock) July 7, 2019
Given all of his accomplishments wearing the No. 35, it’s going to take some time to get used to Durant wearing his new No. 7.