Nets Looking To Go After Durant Hard In 2016
The Brooklyn Nets plan to be one of those teams in pursuit of Kevin Durant once he reaches free agency in 2016, and they plan to go after him hard, reports Stefan Bondy at the New York Daily News.
The impending Durant free agency bonanza should start picking up steam next season and will undoubtedly engulf the NBA in the summer of 2016. And make no mistake: the Nets are targeting Durant, the 25-year-old offensive juggernaut, even if it’s too early to predict their odds.
The Nets could be committed to no salary when Durant becomes a free agent, depending on whether Deron Williams picks up his one-year option for the 2016-17 season. Everybody else is off the books.
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