Kevin Durant's NBA star will sign a four-year deal to play for Brooklyn Nets, reported numerous sites on Sunday, bringing a sharp end to one of the league's hottest season sagas.
was confirmed in a post at Instagram on behalf of The Boardroom, the sports superstar company. However, Fox Sports and other sites reported that Durant had traveled to Brooklyn approximately one hour before the official 6 hours. ET Sunday's start of the NBA free agency
ESPN announced that Durant's contract would be worth $ 164 million. The deal can not be officially signed until July 6 due to the annual moratorium of the league.
The Golden State Warriors were expected to offer Durant a five-year $ 221
ESPN also announced that Nets will sign former Cleveland Cavaliers and Boston Celtics for security Kyrie Irving on a four-year contract worth $ 141 million and also
Durant, who on 31 September turns 31, is ten times NBA All -Star and two-time MVP finals of the NBA, but is expected to miss. throughout the 2019-2020 season due to the torn Achilles tendon, he suffered in Match 5 of the NBA Finals against the eventual Toronto Raptors.
Born in Washington, Durang was drafted by the University of Texas with the second general selection of Seattle SuperSonic in 2007 and became a superstar after the franchise moved to Oklahoma City and became Thunder.
In the summer of 2016, Durant signed a two-year deal with Warriors, who went out of the regular season in a NBA 73, but fell to the cavalry in the seven NBA matches. Durant led the War of the title in 2017 and 2018 and in his two years he received the name Finals MVP.
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2018-19, averaging 26 points per game. He managed to achieve an average of 34.2 points per game in the playoffs before suffering a calf injury in Game 5 in the semi-final of the Western Conference against Houston Rockets. Durant missed the next nine games of the Golden State playoff before returning to the 5th match against the Raptors final, and the Warriors faced a deficit of 3-1. Durant played 12 minutes and scored 11 points before ripping Achilles early in the second quarter.
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