Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant beat LeBron James' Cleveland Cavaliers for the NBA title last season -- and won NBA Finals MVP -- so he's probably not worried about video-game bragging rights.
Even so, KD couldn't quite clip James in "NBA 2K18." We learned earlier this month that Durant garnered a 96 overall rating, equaling James' rating in last year's edition of the game. But, as Chicago Bulls guard Dwyane Wade revealed Tuesday, James was bumped up to a 97 this year:
Wade, meanwhile, would obviously like to be closer to the level of James, his former teammate. But at least he has a sense of humor about the matter. The same can't be said abouta few other veterans who found their virtual selves to be underrated.