Kevin Durant to stay with Brooklyn Nets, crew administration says

After Durant reportedly requested a commerce from the Nets lower than two months in the past, Marks introduced the information on social media.

“Steve Nash and I, together with Joe Tsai and Clara Wu Tsai, met with Kevin Durant and Rich Kleiman in Los Angeles yesterday,” Marks mentioned. “We have agreed to move forward with our partnership.

“We’re specializing in basketball, with one collective aim in thoughts: construct a long-lasting franchise to carry a championship to Brooklyn.”

The 33-year-old joined the Nets before the 2019 season in a sign-and-trade deal with the Golden State Warriors and finished his third season with the organization averaging 29.9 points, 7.4 rebounds and 6.4 assists in 55 games.

Brooklyn completed final season 44-38 and was swept within the first spherical of the playoffs by the eventual Jap Convention champion Boston Celtics.

The 2-time NBA champion signed an extension with Brooklyn final low season and is underneath contract by the 2025-26 season.

The Nets begin the 2022-23 common season at dwelling in opposition to the New Orleans Pelicans on October 19.