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SportWarriors GM confident Durant wants to stay despite free agency rumors

17:41  05 february  2019
17:41  05 february  2019 Source:   thescore.com

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Warriors GM confident Durant wants to stay despite free agency rumors© Noah Graham / National Basketball Association / Getty

Amid the Golden State Warriors' surge back atop the Western Conference and the successful return of DeMarcus Cousins, questions regarding Kevin Durant's free agency still linger around the team.

However, Warriors general manager Bob Myers is confident that Durant will remain in the Bay Area beyond this season.

"I feel like all of our players are happy and want to stay with us and continue with us," Warriors general manager Bob Myers said when asked about Durant's future with the team, according to The Mercury News' Mark Medina. "That's how I feel. But again, I've only worked in the NBA as an agent and in this capacity."

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Warriors general manager Bob Myers talked about Kevin Durant and Klay Thompson's pending free agency . “I feel like all of our players are happy and want to stay with us and continue with us,” Warriors general manager Bob Myers said following Monday’s practice.

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Durant's rumored departure already caused a mess in Golden State's locker room earlier this season when he and Draymond Greenengaged in a verbal spat about KD's impending free agency. Rival executives reportedly believe that the New York Knicks are convinced that the 2014 MVP will join them after they opened up additional cap space by dealing a package centered around Kristaps Porzingis.

"I don't think you can honestly answer anything. That goes for players, too, until the season is over," Myers said. "You can ask anybody in the organization and say, 'What kind of season are you having?' They'll say, 'Ask me when the season is over.' I don't know. It's hard to say."

In addition to Durant, Klay Thompson will almost certainly decline his player option after the season concludes. Reports have suggested the sharpshooter could join the Los Angeles Lakers if he isn't offered a max contract by the Warriors and if L.A. acquires Anthony Davis.

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Warriors general manager Bob Myers doesn’t believe any of the team’s stars want to leave Golden State after the season. Kevin Durant and Klay Thompson could both enter free agency following 2018-19. Myers was asked at a press conference Monday if he thought both players would re-sign with the

Warriors general manager Bob Myers doesn’t believe any of the team’s stars want to leave Golden State after the season. Kevin Durant and Klay Thompson could both enter free agency following 2018-19. Myers was asked at a press conference Monday if he thought both players would re-sign with the

The Warriors (37-15) have been on a tear of late, winning 12 of 13 contests by an average of 15.2 points per game.

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