Training camp is typically considered the roughest time for NBA players.
Coming off an offseason of rest, sometimes a bit out of basketball shape, you have two-a-day practices and an agenda filled with defensive drills and wind sprints.
But you know, it’s probably a bit easier when you’re hanging out at luxurious hotels in Istanbul, being treated to views like the one you see below, via Reggie Jackson’s Instagram, on your balcony:
Here’s the video version of that view, via Serge Ibaka’s Instagram:
But don’t worry Thunder fans, the team is still practicing (seen below), with a game against Turkish power Fenerbahce Ulker on Saturday morning at 8 a.m. CT on NBA TV.
Also, take a look at the overseas media throng Durant was facing: