Kyrie Irving isn’t only trying to lure superstar Kevin Durant to the Nets, he’s also recruiting big man DeAndre Jordan.
Durant can become an unrestricted free agent if he declines his $31.5 million option with the Warriors.
Russell averaged a career-high 21.1 points and 7.0 assists while shooting 36.9% from 3-point range in 81 games in 2018-19.
Kevin Durant joining the Brooklyn Nets should be considered the most likely scenario in free agency, in the view of Kendrick Perkins.
Brooklyn “might have qualms about signing the enigmatic Irving” if it doesn’t land Durant, too, according to the New York Post.
While some believe Russell and Irving could coexist in a backcourt together, it doesn't appear they'll get the chance.
The 27-year-old star is “prepared to sign” with the Nets, according to a report from the Boston Herald.
Harris grew up in New York and attended high school on Long Island.
Boston Celtics point guard Kyrie Irving looks set to become one of the most sought-after free agents in the NBA off-season.