Durant’s health status will be a constant talking point throughout the 2019-20 season.
Celtics general manager Danny Ainge was unsurprised by Kyrie Irving's decision to leave Boston.
"I got the impression ... that he wanted to go play in Brooklyn more than he wanted to play in New York or Boston," Ainge said.
Kevin Durant was a fan of the Brooklyn Nets even during his final season with the Golden State Warriors.
In Sean Marks' first conversation with Durant, the star said: "I love the system. I love how you guys play. I see how hard you guys."
Bob Myers was asked about Kevin Durant's decision to leave the Golden State Warriors when he met with reporters on Monday.
"He was one of the best athletes to come through our city, certainly this organization,” Myers told reporters Monday.
Durant pressured the Warriors to send a protected future first-round pick to the Nets in his sign-and-trade, according to an ESPN report.
The Nets signed Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving to four-year max deals this summer with player options in 2022-2023.
After signing stars Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving, Nets coach Kenny Atkinson was delighted.