We’re residing in a complete new period of the NBA.
As quickly as Free Company opened up on June 30th, Kevin Durant introduced that he can be signing with the Brooklyn Nets. He did so by means of his TheBoardroom Instagram account and Brooklyn sports activities followers have been completely ecstatic. Knicks followers have been crying their eyes out since they misplaced out on fairly effectively each huge title free agent, however that is neither right here nor there. The Nets have been additionally in a position to safe the companies of Kyrie Irving who was trying to transfer on from his troubling expertise with the Boston Celtics.
Throughout a press convention yesterday, Nets common supervisor Sean Marks spoke about Durant and the way the group came upon he was going to signal with them. Let’s simply say the group was made conscious of his dedication in essentially the most millennial means attainable, by means of Instagram. Sure, that is proper. Durant stated he can be becoming a member of the group earlier than even assembly with them to verify. It is a fairly ballsy transfer however when you think about simply how good of a participant Durant is, it is not shocking that he would get away with it.
Contemplating there are tampering guidelines at play right here, it is not completely shocking that Durant would do such a factor. Groups and gamers aren’t allowed to satisfy till free company formally opens so if Marks had admitted to a gathering, who might obtain punishment from the league.
Durant will not have the ability to play with the group subsequent season as he’s recovering from a ruptured Achilles.