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The players haven’t responded all that positively to the league’s newest proposal. It’s basically been met with the type of reaction a 3-year-old has when mom tries to get him to eat his veggies.
The players are going to tweak it though and take a vote on that. Because the current one is just no good. One of the most vocal and visible players during the lockout has been Kevin Durant and he reaffirmed that to Yahoo! Sports.
“I know it’s not a good one,” Durant said of the proposal. “It’s not the one that we want. …If it’s not a good deal, I don’t see why we should take it, especially this late.”
Here’s a reason: Because the season could be lost if you don’t. I’m not advocating that you do take it nor am I saying that you shouldn’t, but reality is what it is. Don’t take this new proposal and you’re almost certainly looking at the league’s “reset” offer which is something the players never would accept. Keep Reading…