NEWS: Kevin Durant Requests Trade From The Nets; Team GM Sean Marks Working To Help Facilitate A Trade

NBA: Boston Celtics at Brooklyn Nets
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The NBA off-season continues to heat up, as Brooklyn Nets star Kevin Durant has officially requested a trade from the team on Thursday. News comes by the way of Rich Kleinman, Durant’s business manager.

Durant recently signed a contract extension that would’ve tied him to Brooklyn through 2026. Now, not only has Nets general manager Sean Marks agreed to work with Durant & Kleinman to facilitate a trade, the 33-year old is still capable of playing at an elite level which makes him a very valuable trade piece for various teams.

ESPN has more HERE.