According to NBA reporter M88 revealed, sources said, the Warriors, Spurs and Thunder three teams will take the lead and Kevin – Durant for meetings to recruit Durant.
Durant and the Thunder’s contract expires this summer, will soon become a free agent, he is bound to attract the attention of a lot of teams.
The source said that before the July 1 free agent market officially opened, planned to meet Durant’s team will be more, but the certainty is that three Western Conference: Thunder, Warriors and San Antonio.
For the Warriors and San Antonio, the sources said that the two teams will come in the “main staff” to recruit Durant, including Warriors – Stephen Curry and Clay – Thompson, San Antonio include Gregg – Gregg Popovich and pedicle Tim – Tim Duncan, they will fly to a undisclosed location to meet with Durant.
According to sources, she accompanied Durant participation meeting have his agent Rich Kleiman, and some family and friends.
Earlier reports said, Durant this summer most likely to make a choice is to stay in Thunder sign a “1 + 1” short contract, followed in 2017 and Russell – Westbrook together to become a free agent.
However, sources said, the Warriors experienced a 73-win season, I believe they have the ability to convince Durant to join.
If you want to sign Durant, the Warriors this summer you have to give up some of the free agent contract has expired, including Harrison – Barnes and Festus – Aize Li, in addition they may be delivered, toting large contract Andrew – Andrew Bogut or Andre – Iguodala. Earlier this week there were reports that the Warriors would “fully pursue” Durant.
“All I can say is that I will be very aggressive.” Warriors owner Joe – Laike Bu after the finals this year, losing says.
In addition to these three teams, there are other plans to pursue Durant Heat, Celtics, Lakers, Knicks and Clippers, but their progress is unknown.
As for the Rockets, they are Kevin – Durant has coveted. Although earlier this month, James – Harden and Durant was photographed appear together, but sources said the rocket is not the new owner Durant will seriously consider.
The source said that Durant’s hometown team, the Washington Wizards for them to catch up with Durant pessimistic, although they are in the offseason has just hired former Thunder coach Scott – Brooks.
Yahoo! Sports reporter Adrian Wojnarowski, said sources, Durant will begin July 1 and some of the teams interested in their own meetings, brokers Durant currently being processed from the Celtics, meeting invitation Warriors, Clippers, Miami Heat, the Spurs and Thunder.
Wojnarowski said Durant and meeting places could in New York, but the teams are still waiting for specific locations.
Sources also told Yahoo Thunder Durant is still the leader signed, the two sides could discuss a contract for 1 + 1, which would allow Durant in the summer of 2017 continues to be a free agent. The source said, compared to other suitors, the Warriors Durant has attracted attention.
Wojnarowski said in the article, whether publicly or privately, for the next foothold Durant concern is the same: to get a chance to win immediately.
“There are some teams also interested in Durant, including the Nuggets, Knicks, Lakers, Rockets and Wizards, they can still get the chance to meet him, but for now, these teams seems to have is a peripheral team. “M88bet wrote.
The source also said, Durant planned local time July 9 to begin a Far East trip, he will also be the final decision before going out OK.
During the 2015-16 regular season, now 27-year-old Durant played just 35.8 minutes, 28.2 points and 8.2 can get rebounds and five assists.