The fireworks began early.
The NBA commerce deadline 2023 has arrived and all the stability of the league shifted within the early hours Wednesday morning when Kevin Durant was traded to the Suns for a bundle headlined by Mikal Bridges and a haul of draft picks.
Durant adopted Kyrie Irving out the door in Brooklyn after the mercurial level guard was dealt to the Mavericks on Sunday. Earlier than Durant was traded there was a flurry of strikes on Wednesday night time. The Lakers added D’Angelo Russell and dealt Russell Westbrook in a three-team, eight gamers swap. The Knicks despatched Cam Reddish to Portland for Josh Hart.
Many extra strikes are prone to come earlier than the three pm deadline. Observe right here for all of the stay updates:
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