It has been a while since Kevin Durant shocked the basketball world by asking for a trade to the Brooklyn Nets. Several teams have already been linked to a sensational swoop for the former league MVP, but as of yet nothing has materialized.
At this point it has become increasingly clear that Durant may end up staying with the Nets beyond this summer. The bookmakers have now spoken and it appears that the most likely destination for KD next season will still be Brooklyn:
Brooklyn Nets are now favored to keep Kevin Durant! 📈
Here are the updated odds for where KD will play next year:
Brooklyn Nets: +200
Miami Heat: +325
Toronto Raptors: +375
Phoenix Suns: +600 pic.twitter.com/LMxG9vdYT7
– ClutchPoints Betting (@CPBetting) July 17, 2022
Numerous rumors have suggested that the Brooklyn Nets have put a crazy price on Kevin Durant, which is actually not that shocking. After all, this is a future Hall of Famer we are talking about here who is still in his prime. Whichever team he ends up with, he immediately becomes a title contender.
Will the Brooklyn Nets still be KD’s next team? Why not. Kevin Durant has accustomed us to several twists and turns throughout his career. Both when he moved from Oklahoma City to Golden State and when he left California for Brooklyn.