Durant will sign a two-year deal with the Warriors that includes a player option for after next season, according to multiple reports.
Durant repeated as a back-to-back champion and earned a second straight Finals MVP award after posting 28.8 points, 10.8 rebounds, 7.5 assists, and 2.3 blocks per game - a factor on both ends of the floor.
Warriors mainstays Draymond Green and Kevin Durant are lobbying general manager Bob Myers to sign free agent shooting guard Jamal Crawford, The Athletic reported. But hey, free agency started for real at midnight Eastern time Sunday, and we were handed early contracts for Kevin Durant, Chris Paul and Paul George - not to mention a few surprises.
Durant's salary for the upcoming season is $5.3 million less than he would have received had he agreed to a four-year contract.
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Then off I'll go to Moscow to cover one semi-final match and the ultimate final, both from the Luzhniki stadium. The FIFA World Cup 2018 Uruguay vs Portugal Round of 16 match will be played at the Fisht Stadium, Sochi .
Golden State's biggest challenge in the Western Conference, the Houston Rockets, also reached an agreement to hold on to a key piece as the NBA's free agency negotiations officially began. But going to LA on Saturday doesn't necessarily provide any hint about his team for next season, since James has homes in Southern California.
But if James is going to be the next superstar to follow in the legacy that Wilt Chamberlain, Jerry West, Shaquille O'Neal, Kobe Bryant and Magic Johnson built for the Lakers, it's already fairly evident that not everyone in the National Basketball Association will be thrilled.
Spurs • Rudy Gay is returning to San Antonio. It does, however, position Durant for a massive deal next summer-when the NBA's salary cap is projected to be significantly higher.