Kevin Durant not amused by Peyton Manning’s joke during ESPYs


(WCMH) — Peyton Manning’s joke about Kevin Durant trying to join the USA Gymnastics team was met with an icy glare from Durant Wednesday night.

Manning said, “Our gymnastics team was so dominant that Kevin Durant told me he wants to play for them next year”

Durant’s reaction was legendary.

“I gotta tell you, I don’t think you’d start for that team, Kevin,” Manning continued

The joke and the reaction sparked a number of memes almost immediately.

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