NBA Summer time League is over. Free company has slowed to a halt. Cash has been spent with sufficient max offers topping 1 / 4 of a billion {dollars} to make your abacus spin.

However not all the things is resolved because the NBA’s offseason pushes into late July and early August.

The Brooklyn Nets are nonetheless making an attempt to determine what they wish to do with stars Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving (commerce or maintain), and groups are ready to see the place (if wherever) the Utah Jazz will commerce All-Star Donovan Mitchell.

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We check out the place issues stand at this level of the offseason:

The most recent on Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving

Kevin Durant is a 12-time All-Star.

Kevin Durant is a 12-time All-Star.

Boston has had discussions with Brooklyn about buying Durant, USA TODAY Sports activities confirmed after studies from ESPN and The Athletic. The individual requested anonymity as a result of he was not approved to talk publicly about commerce discussions.

Boston’s Jaylen Brown was talked about as a big a part of a possible commerce with Brooklyn, and he responded in true-to-form NBA style by posting “Smh” on Twitter after he noticed the studies.

ESPN, nonetheless, cautioned that the Nets aren’t any nearer to buying and selling Durant to Boston than they’re some other workforce. Phoenix, Miami and Toronto are among the many many groups with an curiosity in buying Durant.

Brooklyn wants a big return in a deal for Durant, particularly given what Utah obtained from Minnesota within the Rudy Gobert commerce, and that provide hasn’t been made but.

Likewise, the Nets should not enamored with any provide for Kyrie Irving, together with from the Los Angeles Lakers.

The place will Donovan Mitchell find yourself?

Throughout a press convention following the Gobert commerce, Jazz normal supervisor Justin Zanik stated there isn’t any intent to commerce Mitchell however added, “I could not sit right here and say anyone is (untouchable).”

Translation: Mitchell, a three-time All-Star, is on the market for the proper value. The New York Knicks have an interest and have sufficient first-rounders to fulfill Zanik and CEO Danny Ainge in a full-on rebuild.

Do not rely out the Miami Warmth. They’ve lengthy preferred Mitchell and regarded making him a proposal sheet if he hit restricted free company with the Jazz in 2021. However that by no means occurred due to Mitchell’s five-year extension with the Jazz previous to hitting restricted free company.

Washington has additionally expressed curiosity in a deal for Mitchell. Coaching camps open in roughly two months, and the Jazz will proceed to take requires offers involving Mitchell.

What are the Lakers doing?

Russell Westbrook and his agent, Thad Foucher, parted methods final week in a really public method that included a prolonged assertion by Foucher to ESPN explaining the cut up. The Lakers want to rid themselves of the ultimate yr ($47 million) of Westbrook’s contract however just for an improve to the roster. There aren’t many avenues to do this proper now with no traction on the Irving entrance. The Lakers might additionally revisit their curiosity in Indiana’s Myles Turner and Buddy Hield.

Who received the bag this offseason?

Washington’s Bradley Beal, Denver’s Nikola Jokic, Memphis’ Ja Morant, New Orleans’ Zion Williamson, Chicago’s Zach LaVine, Phoenix’s Devin Booker and Minnesota’s Karl-Anthony Cities had been among the many gamers who reached new offers which can be over or near $200 million. Jokic’s large five-year extension and the one yr remaining on his present contract can pay him $301.4 million over the subsequent six seasons.

This text initially appeared on USA TODAY: Kevin Durant, different NBA information, rumors: The place issues stand in offseason

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