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“"They're smarter than that, and they have more skills than that as refs. So I don't really worry about it too much," he added, according to the report. Jackson isn't the first to publicly wonder why Durant gets as many free throw attempts as he does. Celtics forward Kevin Garnett said after a 109-104 loss on March 31 to the Thunder, in which a few crucial calls went Durant's way, that playing Durant was like going up against "Michael [expletive] Jordan." "Ever since KG said something, everybody's been questioning how I get to the line," Durant said, according to the report. "If you watch our games, you wouldn't question it. The NBA should put us on national TV more, I guess."
If you say that I get superstar calls or I get babied by the refs, that's just taking away from how I play. That's disrespectful to me.” -- Kevin Durant