Kevin Durant drops trade demand

Sean Marks, the general manager of the Brooklyn Nets, announced in a news release

. However, Durant wanted out after another season in which Brooklyn struggled in the postseason.

The Athletic recently reported that Durant handed the team an ultimatum, demanding that they either move him or fire Marks and Nash.

The Nets were contacted by teams, and the clubs were contacted by the Nets about possible deals

Teams were reluctant to go with what the Nets wanted, which included numerous draught picks and All-Star calibre players

as they sought a sizable return for Durant. Miami, Boston, Toronto, New Orleans, Memphis, and other teams

On Monday in Los Angeles, Marks, Nets head coach Steve Nash, Brooklyn owners Joe Tsai and Clara Wu Tsai met with Durant