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Kevin Durant says he’s deleting Twitter from his phone

Jul 31, 2014, 11:55 AM EDT

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Now you’ve done it.

(And by you, I mean people like us.)

Kevin Durant, bombarded with questions about signing with his hometown Wizards in 2016, wants to quiet the noise.

Darren Rovell of ESPN:

You said yesterday that every time you go on Twitter and Instragram, people are needling you about going back to the Wizards. Bother your or a part of life?

Durant:

It’s a part of it. I’m just going to delete my Twitter from my phone now, because I don’t want to take my focus off.

Rovell:

Is that a joke, or no?

Durant:

That’s real. That’s not a joke.

It’s unclear whether Durant is using his phone to delete his Twitter account or deleting the Twitter app on his phone and leaving his account – and ability to use it from a computer – in tact.

As of this morning, Durant’s Twitter account was still up, but the last tweet:

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