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02:15  16 april  2019
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Kevin Durant, Kawhi Leonard, Klay Thompson unlikely to join Lakers

Kevin Durant, Kawhi Leonard, Klay Thompson unlikely to join Lakers Ahead of what promises to be a fascinating summer of NBA free agency, the word is that three of the biggest available superstars on the market are not keen on signing with the Los Angeles Lakers, despite the presence of LeBron James. The Athletic’s Bill Oram reports that a league source believes the trio of Kevin Durant, Kawhi Leonard and Klay Thompson are not targeting the Lakers as the top team in their upcoming explorations of free agency. Instead, the Lakers will receive “second or third” billing on the three NBA stars’ respective wish lists. Thompson was said to be intrigued by joining the Lakers should he leave the Golden State Warriors, but with one caveat.

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Kevin Durant has shed more light on his NBA career plans. As his contract with Golden State comes to an end, the All-Star forward has fueled "I just want to make sure I get as much money as I can on my next deal so I can stack up my money and figure it out," he said on the Posted Up podcast.

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Kevin Durant does not know where he will be playing next season.

The Warriors star, who can opt out of his contract and become a free agent this summer, has repeatedly been linked to the Knicks. But, Durant recently told The Undefeated he is instead focusing on the playoffs.

“If I already made a decision, it would take away from the team, what we’re fighting for. Every play would be overshadowed by it,” Durant told The Undefeated. “It is not necessary for me to make a decision right now. It would be bad to do that. It would take the focus off of what is important. I would never want to put my teammates in a messed-up position. I want to forget about it.

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He said he believes Fizdale will turn the Knicks around and is cheering for him to land a big free agent with his big personality. Yet to hear Draymond tell it, these Warriors have mastered the art of compartmentalizing when it comes to the Durant situation.

With his looming free agency just ten days away, one could expect that Durant still took some As he quickly shot down the notion of putting any additional stock into the Thunder’s deeper playoff That outside noise would be the unmistakable questions lingering around Durant ’s impending free agency .

“But it is still putting everybody in messed-up positions where everybody wants to know all the time, everybody is speculating, and everybody is trying to get in my head and what I think about it.”

Durant has won a pair of NBA titles and Finals MVP awards during his time with the Warriors. The team earned the top seed in the Western Conference once again in 2018-19 and is in contention to capture its third straight championship.

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“Yo, just watch the game,” Durant said. “Just focus on the game and stop nitpicking, because it is a beautiful game going on out there. What can I do right now? I can’t sign a paper. I got to do the most important thing, and that is play.”

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Kevin Durant , less than two weeks from free agency , says the decision on where he signs won't "I know how important this time is," Durant said . "Like I've been saying all season, I have people I Kevin Durant confirmed Monday that he will play for the United States at this summer's Olympic

Durant said he ’s taking free agency “year by year,” and there’s already plenty of speculation about what he ’ll do next summer. He was selected as an All-Star game starter for the first time and has put himself in the running for the All-NBA team. Walker’s dilemma is that if the Hornets re-sign him to a

The 10-time All-Star averaged 26 points, 6.4 rebounds and 5.9 assists during the regular season. He shot 52.1% from the field and 35.3% from 3-point range.

“Let’s appreciate what is going on, on the basketball court,” Durant said. “I know it’s the sexy part of the NBA: free agency, trades, transactions. But it’s a beautiful game that we’re out here playing. I feel like I play a different and unique way that may inspire some people.”

“You never know where you can get (inspiration) from. It’s always been my fight with people to focus on the basketball. That other stuff will take care of itself when time comes.”

The Warriors and Clippers will face off Monday in Game 2 of their opening-round series. Golden State secured a 121-104 victory in the first game.

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