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Kevin Durant is concerned. The NBA’s new proposal could potentially have a great affect on his team staying together.
One reason, among many I’m sure, that he’s not a big fan of this new proposal.
The Thunder, a small market club without deep pockets, has a lot of young players to re-sign. Durant’s already locked up to a max extension, but with Russell Westbrook due one along with James Harden, Serge Ibaka and even Eric Maynor, Oklahoma City could have a difficult time keeping its young group intact.
I wrote about how a hard salary cap could potentially destroy the core, but the league’s latest proposal includes a stiff luxury tax for teams that spend over the cap. And when Durant was asked about, he wasn’t happy about it. Keep Reading…