1 for 7 blockbuster deal! Durant was traded from the Nets to the SUNS
Kevin Durant has been traded to the Phoenix SUNS in a blockbuster trade between the Brooklyn Nets and the Phoenix SUNS, according to media reports.
According to US basketball reporter Shams Charania, sources tell us that the SUNS acquired Durant from the Nets in a deal that included Mikal Bridges, CAM Johnson and four future first-round picks plus draft compensation.
Meanwhile, Jae Crowder, who had broken up with the SUNS, was sent to the Nets in a package.
After the Nets traded away Kyrie Irving and Kevin Durant, they declared a complete rebuild.
Durant has averaged 29.7 points, 6.7 rebounds and 5.3 assists in 39 games for the Nets this season.