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Kevin Durant won't be leaving the Nets, the team said on Tuesday....

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ending a protracted summer of rumors and conjecture.

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There won't be any regime changes, and Durant won't be traded anytime soon,

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according to a statement from general manager Sean Marks.

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Durant asked for a trade out of Brooklyn on June 30. Less than two months later, according to Charania,

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Durant met with Tsai and advised him to pick one of three people: Durant,

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general manager Sean Marks, and coach Steve Nash.

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That decision never materialized, and Durant now appears to be working with

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Brookyln's leadership team for the foreseeable future.