Kevin Durant denies NBA farewell rumors on Twitter: “If anyone is listening, I don’t plan to retire soon”

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Brooklyn Nets forward Kevin Durant took to his social networks on Monday to deny rumors that he preferred to retire from basketball before having to return to play the next season with his team.

Durant has stayed away from social media amid the NBA’s offseason but This Monday a source from the NBA, Marc Stein, reported that those close to the team commented that there was a greater probability of seeing Durant away from the court. to see him again in Brooklyn.

However, according to number 7, all these remarks are lies and that nothing is further from reality.

I know most people will believe unidentified sources before me, but if anyone is listening, I don’t plan on retiring anytime soon.Durant said. “Shit, he’s funny right now,” he added.

The tweet quickly racked up nearly 100,000 likes on Twitter and more than 2,000 replies.s, many of them by Internet users who debated the possible fate of the player in case he did not put on the Nets uniform again.

The controversy began a few weeks ago after Durant requested a transfer to the board unless the team fired coach Steve Nash and general manager Sean Marks, however, it seems unlikely that the currency will agree to this request.

At the moment it is not known if Durant will reverse his decision not to play in Brooklyn or if on the contrary he will pack his bags to play elsewhere, but the truth is that he still has four years left on his contract and at 33 it seems difficult for him to move away from the sport of heights.

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