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Kevin Durant wants to leave Brooklyn Nets

Kevin Durant wants to leave Brooklyn Nets

According to several American media, Kevin Durant requested a transfer from the Brooklyn Nets. At the age of 33, the American winger would like to go to Phoenix or Miami.

He intends to pack his bags well. American media reported, Thursday, that the star of the Brooklyn Nets club, Kevin Durant (33), requested his transfer from the New York team, where he has been playing since 2019. The two-time NBA champion was crowned with the Golden State Warriors, the best player in the North American League in 2014 for the Oklahoma City Thunder, Durant would like to go to Phoenix or Miami, according to ESPN.

extended last year

In 2021, Durant, whose relationship with Kyrie Irving and James Harden – who moved earlier this year to Philadelphia – was relocated – failed to allow the nets to reach the heights he had hoped for, and he sprawled with the Nets for four years and $198 million. . The curling year was marked by difficulties, between Kyrie Irving’s refusal to be vaccinated against COVID-19, which prevented him from playing for much of the season, and the resentment that surfaced after James Harden’s transfer, finally being knocked out 4-0 in the first round of the playoffs by the Boston Celtics.

Durant’s transfer request comes just three days after 30-year-old Kyrie Irving announced he would opt out of an additional season with the Nets, although he could eventually be transferred. The American leader arrived in 2019 from the Boston Celtics, and he never really managed to shine with the net. The man who has been averaging 27.1 points and 6 assists per game for three seasons has played only 103 games for Brooklyn due to various injuries and refusing to be vaccinated against Covid-19.

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