The Nets roster will be in flux in preparation for the post-Kevin Durantera. The obvious conclusion is that they will trade forKyrie Irving, but they are expected to maintain Ben Simmons as part of the rebuilding.
With Simmons on the roster, you can't exchange for other players with the designated rookie extension, Bam Adebayo in Miami, Devin Booker in Phoenix, Jayson Tatum in Boston, Michael Porter in Denver. Junior, or Zion Williamson of New Orleans (if he signs the extension after midnight).
Simmons shared a photo of himself sitting in the Nets locker room and the caption "Great Mood" on Instagram.
Of course, Australian point forwards can move, butathletics keep the 25-year-oldthat Nets got for James Harden from Philadelphia. I am reporting that I am planning.
Thursday, Brooklynholds combo guard Patty Mills and center Nick Claxton,is Utah's small Exchanged for forward Royce O'Neal.
Mills opted out of his $ 6.2 million dealand regained a two-year $ 14.5 million contract. Limited Free Agent Center Claxton has signed a two-year, $ 20 million contract, first reported by ESPN.
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Brooklyn's turmoil has made it difficult to hire free agents, so 6'7 O'Neill arrives in trade. Nets shipped the first round picks of 2023 (Houston and Philadelphia with less choice) to Utah. The deal used Brooklyn's $ 11.3 million trade exception acquired from 76ers in the Harden deadline move.
O'Neill averaged 7.4 points and 4.8 boards over the past season with a shooting rate of 46/39/80.
Free Agent Target CenterIsaiah Hartenstein reportedly signed with Knicks across the town for $ 16 million for two years, with JaVale McGee with Mavericks. I exchanged ink.
Nets has lost not only Durant and Irving, but also many of his coaching staff. Amare Staudemia has left, but David Vantelpur and Adam Harrington (Durant's best friend) are also reportedly parted. Even during the turbulent off-season, further changes may be made in the front office.