Kevin Durant trade sweepstakes could get hot again, ‘whole league’ ready to ‘reengage’ in talks: report


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Over the summer, Kevin Durant requested a trade from the Brooklyn Nets.

At the time, he gave owner Joe Tsai an ultimatum: trade him or fire then-head coach Steve Nash and general manager Sean Marks.

At the end of all the drama, Durant stayed put, and Nash lasted just seven games this season before he and the Nets “parted ways.”

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Kevin Durant of the Brooklyn Nets against the Washington Wizards during the first half at Capital One Arena Nov. 4, 2022, in Washington, D.C.
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Aside from the on-court struggles, the Nets have found themselves in hot water recently with Kyrie Irving’s latest controversy that began when he tweeted a link to a film filled with antisemitic disinformation. Irving did not apologize until after the team had suspended him for at least five games.

With all the headlines surrounding Brooklyn, Kevin Durant could very well soon be on the trade block again.

“The next domino … is Durant,” ESPN’s Zach Lowe said on his podcast. “The vultures are gonna circle on Durant. Those vultures expect the Nets to put on a strong face for a while, to not rush it, to posture probably, honestly, [say] that, ‘No, he has four years left on his contract. We control his situation, we’re trying to win, we don’t want to do this …’

“I don’t think this is gonna be fast. I don’t know that it will really ever happen, but I know that the whole league is ready now to reengage on Durant.”

Brooklyn Nets forward Kevin Durant (7) talks to coach Steve Nash during the first half of the team's game against the Indiana Pacers Oct. 29, 2021, in New York.

Brooklyn Nets forward Kevin Durant (7) talks to coach Steve Nash during the first half of the team’s game against the Indiana Pacers Oct. 29, 2021, in New York.
(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

Durant requested the trade over the summer because he had concerns with the team’s “uncertainties”

“As the season went on you seen what happened with our season,” Durant told reporters in September. “Guys in and out of the lineup, injuries, just a lot of uncertainties that built some doubt about the…



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