Kevin Durant’s trade, unheard of? In sports there is no audience

C’te bomb dropped by the doublet Adrian Wojnarowski – Shams Charania Thursday night… Kevin Durant asked to leave the Nets! Considered one of the greatest strikers in the history of basketball, his transfer would undoubtedly be one of the best player moves in the world of…sports in general. Shall we go see it?

Take the orange sphere filter out of your binoculars for a moment, we’re looking for transfers that have shifted the lines, as KD’s certainly will.

June 30, 2022. What a pleasure to welcome your brother, a general manager of the NBA, at home, for a cozy barbecue evening. “It’s good, everything is arranged, my teams are on site and in any case our workforce will not move. I may have two or three text messages to manage, but nothing more”. You are very happy because you do not have the special opportunity to see him for the rest of the year because of his minister’s schedule. Your two kids are playing with theirs, the weather is nice because you live in a small but beautiful house on the coast in Los Angeles. Honestly, it’s royal and nothing can stop the evening from going badly. Until 8:50 p.m. A little bird song on the brother’s phone. The latter grabs the device, turns it on, and his eyes almost immediately reflect a mixture of amazement and immense excitement. “Okay, sorry Billy, but I have to run. Kevin Durant is moving this summer.

“Kevin Durant?” But he’s a really big player, isn’t he? †

– “Yeah, the biggest chunk in the NBA. We risk the biggest transfer in the history of the sport this summer. †

– “So no, I’m stopping you because other players have cracked the screen in terms of movement”.

This is where we leave you and come back to TrashTalk, thank you very much for putting your finger on the topic of the paper. And a kiss for your brother that probably won’t do much for a long time. What’s the point of comparison for what will be one of the biggest trades in sports history? We asked ourselves the question and, spoiler… it’s about football.

Neymar Jr – Paris Saint Germain (2017)

Yes, you’ve probably thought of that. Of course it is essential, indispensable to start with the most expensive transfer in the history of football. The madness of the numbers, as the Brazilian star was exchanged at FC Barcelona for a transfer fee of 222 million euros. After winning everything in Catalonia, the magician wants to write his own legend on his own. That reminds us of someone. At the same time, having a boy like Leo Messi in your paws prevents you from getting too much sun. Neither one nor two, PSG offer a salary that meets his expectations, in addition to a sports project that revolves entirely around him. After a fantastic first season, the phenomenon loses speed until it has become nothing more than a shadow of itself for the past few months. Another nice parallel, because according to the latest rumors in the corridors, he would also like to leave the city of lights.

Cristiano Ronaldo – Real Madrid (2009)

At 24, CR7 has already dominated England as few before him have done. Under the command of Sir Alex Ferguson, the left winger becomes a veritable madcap goalscoring machine, making headlines across the Channel as soon as he sets foot on a Premier League or Champions League lawn. In the summer of 2009, Real Madrid was able to offer his services for the price of a then record transfer. €93 million for a career that will take a new turn in Spain and become one of the most beautiful epics in football history.

Leo Messi – Paris Saint Germain (2021)

PSG, this club of excess. In any case, an institution that knows how to take advantage of the financial problems of others in order to benefit greatly from it. In dire financial trouble, FC Barcelona has had to let go of its old foal, one of the greatest players in football history. If the signing takes place at the end of the contract, it will go down in history as one of the most important transfers in history. A large majority of fans never thought that La Pulga would ever be able to pack their bags. If we look at what the consequences will have been for Paris, it is ultimately not the biggest sporting transfer, far from it. Too bad, because in football the goal is to score goals, not to sell jerseys.

BONUS – Aokiji at Blackbeard (2015)

Oh, we didn’t expect that here. However, it could also be part of one of the biggest transfers in history. Put a naval admiral in the crew of one of the four new world emperors. No, we will not debate the eternal question of who is stronger between an admiral and an emperor (even if it is the emperor), but it must be recognized that this recruitment will undoubtedly be a milestone in the history of the One Part world. . Will the Straw Hat Crew have the guts and guts to defeat it? Reaction from the end of July with the start of the last saga of Eiichiro Oda’s work.

Come on, what are your choices on this question? At least you know ours now. If ever, we also answered this question stay purely in basketball and it’s worth seeing. Come on, let’s keep going, because as they say… the Free Agency won’t wait!

Source: / One Piece, vol. 79.