Agent: Kevin Durant in Discussions With Germany’s BBC Bayreuth

by November 18, 2011

According to Kevin Durant’s rep, the Thunder forward is in preliminary discussions about possibly joining a team in Germany. From SI: “Oklahoma City star Kevin Durant is in talks with German team BBC Bayreuth, but a deal is not as close as has been reported, his agent Aaron Goodwin told ‘We’re just discussing it,’ Goodwin said. ‘We’re in discussions and it’s definitely a consideration, but we’re not in the final stages.’ An overseas report from quoted Bayreuth general manager Uli Eichbaum saying, ‘We’re in the final stages of a deal and I’m an optimist. It’s not looking bad.’ The excitement is clearly building about the mere possibility that Durant could join the team, but he is known to be considering other options as well.”