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Indiana⚡️Shocks⚡️The Whole Leage & Acquires Kevin Durant In A Blockbuster Trade


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Pacers

Pacers

+2 players ($44.1m),
Cap Impact + $18.6M
  • Kevin Durant
    Kevin Durant
    SG, 6' 10", 3.95 LEBRON
    Shot Creator

    $44.1M

    4yrs

    3
  • Edmond Sumner

    RS

    Edmond Sumner
    SG, 6' 4", -2.44 LEBRON
    Recently Signed | Stationary Shooter

    $1.9M

    2yrs

    3

+5  Wins

-34.07  MPG

+5.41  Off.

-0.60  Def.

Nets

Nets

+4 players ($25.5m) +5 picks,
Cap Impact - $20.5M
  • T.J. McConnell
    T.J. McConnell
    PG, 6' 1", -0.82 LEBRON
    Slasher

    $8.1M

    3yrs

    12
  • Daniel Theis
    Daniel Theis
    C, 6' 8", -1.09 LEBRON
    Stretch Big

    $8.6M

    3yrs

    12
  • Goga Bitadze
    Goga Bitadze
    C, 6' 11", -0.34 LEBRON
    Stretch Big

    $4.7M

    1yr

    12
  • Chris Duarte
    Chris Duarte
    SF, 6' 6", -1.05 LEBRON
    Secondary Ball Handler

    $3.9M

    3yrs

    12
  • draft-pick-player

    2027 - Round 1

    12
  • draft-pick-player

    2023 - Round 1

    via CLE
    12
  • draft-pick-player

    2029 - Round 1

    Top 5 Protected
    12
  • draft-pick-player

    2023 - Round 1

    via BOS
    12
  • draft-pick-player

    2025 - Round 1

    12

-5  Wins

+34.07  MPG

-5.41  Off.

+0.60  Def.

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Trade Breakdown

BKN: TJ McConnell, Chris Duarte, Daniel Theis, Goga Bitadze, 2023 BOS 1st, 2023 CLE 1st, 2025 1st, 2027 1st, & 2029 Top 5 Protected 1st[If Not Conveyed Then 2029 2nd]

IND: Kevin Durant & Edmond Sumner

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Why Brooklyn Does This?

• Gain much needed draft capital & a solid young player in Chris Duarte for a potential quick rebuild around Ben Simmons

• Take pressure off the franchise to succeed right away, a lot like the current Utah Jazz.

Next Moves To Make

• Trade Kyrie Irving & Joe Harris To The Lakers For Russell Westbrook, 2023 2nd, & 2023 CHI 2nd

• Send TJ McConnell & Daniel Theis To The Mavericks For Davis Bertans & 2029 2nd

• Waive & Stretch Russell Westbrook’s Contract Over Two Years, $30M This Season & $17M Next

• Convert David Duke Jr To A Regular NBA Contract

Nets Ideal Starting Lineup:

Simmons, Duarte, Warren, O’Neale, & Claxton

Backup Five:

Mills, Curry, Morris, Bertans, & Bitadze

Rest Of Bench:

Duke Jr, Thomas, Edwards, Watanabe, & Sharpe

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Why Indiana Does This?

• Form a legitimate title contender for the next 4-5 years that can come out of the east.

• Keep their 2023 1st & Bennedict Mathurin

Next Moves To Make

• Sign LaMarcus Aldridge

• Sign Carmelo Anthony

Pacers Ideal Starting Lineup:

Haliburton, Mathurin, Durant, Smith, & Turner

Backup Five:

Nembhard, Hield, Anthony, Aldridge, & Jackson

Rest Of Bench:

Sumner, Taylor, Nesmith, Brissett, & Johnson

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