Magic Johnson wants Kevin Durant to find happiness | First Take

  • Published on Sep 20, 2019
  • Magic Johnson wonders where Kevin Durant will find happiness if winning back-to-back championships with Stephen Curry, Draymond Green and Klay Thompson on the Golden State Warriors didn’t do it for him.
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  • Vice TOLUCT
    Vice TOLUCT 16 days ago +1

    Why does that one guy look like a ripoff of that one reaction channel whose name I forgot?

  • Shivan Anirudhra
    Shivan Anirudhra 17 days ago

    Is this professional sports or high school?? No other profession has managers wishing for happiness of employees
    Stop treating these guys like pampered babies.. No wonder they never grow up and feel entitled

    BIG DICK 19 days ago


  • Adam
    Adam 19 days ago

    Maybe I'm a dinosaur but can you imagine Larry Bird or Michael Jordan being so soft during their playing days?

  • Mike Letterst
    Mike Letterst 19 days ago +1

    Magic Johnson what's the CD4 count on that thing

  • Magic Will Fix It
    Magic Will Fix It 20 days ago

    Durant never gonna be the same prime KD ever again, he is getting older and slower not faster, he is coming off the most devastating bball injury which will slow him down further and take away some of his hops as well. You will see a noticeable difference in his game next year

  • Jordan Orick
    Jordan Orick 21 day ago

    KD summed up: “I’m not as good as Lebron, never have been and never will be, period, EVERYONE knows it, and I can’t handle it.”
    KD will not be happy until he realizes and accepts the undeniable fact that he simply isn’t on the Lebron. MJ level. Perhaps if he LEADS two different teams who weren’t good until he got there to 8 straight Finals them we MIGHT consider mentioning him somewhere in the same vicinity or ballpark as GOAT James. But not until then.
    And KD doesn’t like Kerr because of Kerrs statement that MJ and Lebron are the two best players that he’s ever seen.

  • Eric Taylor
    Eric Taylor 21 day ago

    happiness isn't alway's there it's a constant pursuit.

  • Guy Gilliam
    Guy Gilliam 22 days ago

    durant just want to hoop and get stats, kyrie too; winning no longer matter!

  • Moe Brown
    Moe Brown 22 days ago

    KD the greatest and Kylie a killa the nets ain’t gon b nothin to fk wit once they get right...

    JOE RUSSH 22 days ago

    Kd I think is in a retirement state.. that might be his only happiness..Still got a lot of life in him but if you mental state ain't there, then your game not either

  • Jorge Salas
    Jorge Salas 23 days ago

    One day Kevin Durant will come out gay.

  • Freeman
    Freeman 23 days ago

    KD is Gay. He needs to comeout of the closet.

  • Karen Kordei
    Karen Kordei 23 days ago

    Stop sleeping on Golden State I'm sick of it also I really do hope KD find happiness like magic said a lot of the team step back for KD

  • D. Paul Gladstone
    D. Paul Gladstone 23 days ago

    He wants adulation, and that comes from play and personality. He only has one of those.

  • Michael Gray
    Michael Gray 23 days ago

    SAS is stuck on stupid. The Lakers are NOT the favorites.

  • Andrej Lorenci
    Andrej Lorenci 23 days ago

    Ego never finds happiness.

    • Drone 24
      Drone 24 21 day ago

      Please What ego do you see... Besides that Draymond incident at the Clippers game You had Bob Myers at the championship parade saying What he Said Was Disrespectful to KD...Who didn't say anything, That man stated he just wanna play

  • fully dunce
    fully dunce 23 days ago

    It's hard to be as great as he is and find happiness we bmneed the puss and the drive

  • Alan Bustillo
    Alan Bustillo 23 days ago

    KD ... it’s not going to win another championship..... without the Warriors ...
    KD... at best would be like TMAC.... phenomenal player but would have never won no championship ..... I mean KD ,Westbrook and harden with serge couldn’t win one.....
    Nuff said.... you’re different from the rest of the Warriors cause you’re not a forever grateful to chef curry

  • manny lopez
    manny lopez 23 days ago

    It works cuz there was 4 allstars on the floor in there prime

  • Reiq
    Reiq 23 days ago

    She looks bored shitless

  • Tim Williams
    Tim Williams 23 days ago

    Magic may want him to find happiness, but I want him to find a woman and stop being such a mommas boy !!!

  • Mark Joe Flores
    Mark Joe Flores 24 days ago

    KD wants to have a balance conference,! west is stack stars! he will be the number one player in east aside giannnis

  • clipside
    clipside 24 days ago

    Lol its funny because KD benefited the most with the spacing provided by klay and steph... lol soon he will realize scoring wont be as easy once hes out of golden state..

    JRT 4JUSTICE 24 days ago

    Well said Magic about KD.

  • Fizzyphafacts Truth
    Fizzyphafacts Truth 24 days ago

    He said it’s not a bad thing idiot why y’all so concerned with how another man feels

    • Drone 24
      Drone 24 21 day ago

      Facts Brother.... It's about putting yourself in the best position to win and Give you Pleasure to be there...Stephen A Act to emotional Alot

  • Antonio Mendoza
    Antonio Mendoza 24 days ago

    Kevin will find happiness with the Lakers lol

  • Patricia Ashley
    Patricia Ashley 24 days ago

    Why Ate You So Loud.
    His Name is Jesus. Trust Him.
    Read: Isaiah Chapter 59.

  • D Ray
    D Ray 24 days ago

    Durant is so sensitive that he can't even stand people wanting him to be happy

  • Jeffrey Jorge in new york city

    Them titles dont mean nothing he should of just bought them

  • johnnie hotrod
    johnnie hotrod 24 days ago

    if the 🐍 isn't happy @ all,then he should go to the rockets & reunite with westbrook & harden ...... & ask ibaka to join them too ........ 😂🤣😂🤣😂🤣😂🤣😂🤣😂 ......

  • josh
    josh 24 days ago

    Warriors even offered him the super max. Not enough.

  • Respect Knuckles
    Respect Knuckles 24 days ago

    Find happiness ninja,!! 😂😂

  • Eric Cendejas
    Eric Cendejas 24 days ago

    Durant lacks the champion gene, he’s not a leader and never will

  • Benjamin Pectol
    Benjamin Pectol 24 days ago

    Translation: Magic is happy KD is out of the Western Conference. Magic gave the entire Laker team the hiv. Dwite Howard came back for seconds.

  • Big H
    Big H 24 days ago

    Kevin Durant is one confused brother

  • Reality Check
    Reality Check 24 days ago

    Kevin Durant is soft because he didnt have his father in his life

  • TheTlewis3074
    TheTlewis3074 24 days ago

    I lost some respect for Magic.

  • Jessica Knowles
    Jessica Knowles 24 days ago

    KD needs to comb his hair, perhaps he will find happiness. KD. wants it all
    KD. need inner peace ☮️ with him self to be happy 😃 l hope he don’t win.
    another dam championship. To ungrateful. Go GSW. Champions 2020.
    much love S.Curry . Honey Golden State is your team.

  • Don M
    Don M 25 days ago

    He is justifiably unhappy. What he did was unprecedented and therefore people who think to do the same in future need to observe and take note....Its makes you happier when you build things yourself rather than jump on what others were building before. Which doesnt mean he should not be happy, it is good he is not happy as it would not be a good look for him to be happy with just being given 2 easy titles!

    • Don M
      Don M 23 days ago

      @Sydney Cole What wuld have been more impactful Ewing and Barkley joining and putting 2 losses on Jordan or KD Joining GSW and putting 2 losses on Lebron? Add to that KLAW Joining TOR and do what Lebron wasnt able to do

    • Sydney Cole
      Sydney Cole 23 days ago

      Don M wade won finals mvp before lebron got to Miami

    • Don M
      Don M 24 days ago

      @Sydney Cole And what did Wade/Bosh win together before? They formed a team not join a championship team that held season 73/9 win record. Two different things all together, thats not even a strong as two champions like KD and KI linking up!

      They all built the team just like KD will have to do now with KI

    • Sydney Cole
      Sydney Cole 24 days ago

      Don M So lebron joined wade and Bosh........

  • MikeyLuvesGames
    MikeyLuvesGames 25 days ago

    I wanted the same for magic but instead he found aids

  • Highlemon
    Highlemon 25 days ago +1

    He knows he didn’t earn those 2 rings

  • Stiggle77
    Stiggle77 25 days ago

    Let's all gather around to figure out how to make someone happy who is a millionaire. I think we should make this a running series.

  • BigSi 2017
    BigSi 2017 25 days ago

    The key to happiness is staying true to yourself. Stand and fight like a man and lose every year with Westbrick like everybody else!

  • Sidonio Figueiredo Jr
    Sidonio Figueiredo Jr 25 days ago

    He needs Jesus

  • bledzone231
    bledzone231 25 days ago +2

    Durant need to find his real happiness team, by not going other team.

  • Ricardo Blake
    Ricardo Blake 25 days ago

    magic talk truth

  • Christopher Yoon Kim
    Christopher Yoon Kim 25 days ago +1

    How tf you gonna find happiness if youre not happy w/ yourself?

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    李善德 25 days ago

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  • Fire Storm
    Fire Storm 25 days ago

    He is not happy with himself inside and shows

  • Keith Edwards
    Keith Edwards 25 days ago

    Having a conversation like that in front of such a huge crowd doesn't seem a bit....idk....cringey?...or its just me?

  • Brian Roiger
    Brian Roiger 25 days ago +1

    Nobody is happy.

  • Charles Brown
    Charles Brown 25 days ago

    How did this become about happiness???

  • Benjamin Assey
    Benjamin Assey 25 days ago

    SAS: that’s good point Max but you are wrong and this is why lol

  • Ricky Runks
    Ricky Runks 25 days ago

    Durant should just come out & say how he feels, all this double talk got him looking dumb. He hates Steph Curry, his place in basketball, his image & the way ppl praise him. Durant said he hated "ball movement offence" translation just give me the ball. He hated being "part of the team" and really thought by now he'd eclipse be THE guy in GS. His plan was to divide & conquer, to dismantle GS as we knew it. He wanted the Warriors staff & team to praise him & felt away when they kept it moving, considering they were all already winners.

    • Ricky Runks
      Ricky Runks 24 days ago

      @Sydney Cole Ahh -ha, he's a better at doing what he does, but Steph is definitely better than KD in terms of importance to a team/any team.

    • Sydney Cole
      Sydney Cole 24 days ago

      Ricky Runks Kd is WAAY better than curry

  • Vimi
    Vimi 25 days ago

    Bring back seattle sonics where he first started his career and was happy playing ball.

  • Jim G
    Jim G 25 days ago +1

    Clippers coming out before the lakers do 🤷🏽‍♂️sorry magic

  • Derrick kennedy
    Derrick kennedy 25 days ago

    Kevin and kyrie are gonna win a ring together , Russ and James are gonna win a ring together , Kawhi and Pg are gonna win a ring together & Bron and AD will win a ring together . I don’t think we will see anymore back to back champs it’s gonna be a new finals each year for the next 5 years

  • Artur Rofi
    Artur Rofi 25 days ago

    I agree with you Mr Johnson with exception of if it's not Golden State than there is no place else..
    I think the Nets have a good shot to flourish with KD and he could lead them to that stage.
    But yes, Golden State is loaded and this makes move makes NBA More COMPARATIVE.

  • ankevious oliver
    ankevious oliver 25 days ago

    KD is gonna pull a Robin William's out here. Someone reach out to that man.